|Although this article is based on canonical information, the actual name of this subject is conjectural.|
- Darla: "Maybe it's something..."
- Chris: "Maybe it's some thing."
- — Darla and Chris[src]
Chris Boal was a former Sunnydale High student who tried to seduce Darla, not knowing her true nature. He was surprised and drained by the innocuous-looking vampire when he broke into the school with her. Chris' body then was dumped inside Aura's locker in the girls' changing room.
Behind the scenes
- He was portrayed by Carmine Giovinazzo.
- The character is named Chris Boal according to a deleted scene from the first draft of the unaired pilot script.
- Chris was the show's first clever decoy into making the audience think he was a vampire due to his pale complexion, dark clothing and his attempt to seduce a seemingly innocent female figure. However, it turned out that he was merely a victim and Darla was the vampire.
- Chris is the first character to appear on screen in the TV series, if the shot of Buffy Summers in the prologue sequence is excluded.
- Chris is the first character to die in the TV series.