Buffy 5.01 - Buffy vs. Dracula
First aired: 9/26/2000
When Dracula himself arrives in Sunnydale, he leaves the entire gang star struck. Buffy must find a way to stop him before she falls completely into his thrall, but his powers may be greater than even she can overcome.
Writer: Marti Noxon
Director: David Solomon
Guest star: Amber Benson (Tara), Kristine Sutherland (Joyce Summers) , Rudolf Martin (Dracula), E. J. Gage (Mover #1), Scott Berman (Mover #2), Marita Schaub (Vampire Girl #1), Leslee Jean Matta (Vampire Girl #2), Jennifer Slimko (Vampire Girl #3), Michelle Trachtenberg (Dawn Summers)