Powers: None, but she is a trained physician and a skilled hypnotist with a meager knowledge of the occult.
Bio: Julia Hoffman came to the coastal towne of Collinsport, Maine where she met the vampire, Barnabas Collins. Although the two were adversaries at first, they soon became close friends, and Julia has labored to protect Barnabas' secret from the rest of the Collins family.
Notes: Actress Grayson Hall played the role of Julia Hoffman in the original 1966 Dark Shadows television series. Actress Barbara Steele played the role in the 1991 revival series. Steele's version of Dr. Hoffman was a prominent character in the Dark Shadows series of titles published by Innovation Comics in the early 1990's.