Ricky Mitchell is the ghostly character from the Are You Afraid of the Dark? Season 1 episode "The Tale of the Prom Queen". He was portrayed by. Mathew Mackay.
Ricky was the boyfriend of Judy Larsen and he was supposed to pick her at the graveyard on Weaver Street, on the night of Prom night. However he never got the message and didn't know he was supposed to pick her up. When he soon heard that his girlfriend was killed in a hit and run accident, he felt guilty that he accidentally drove his car off a bridge. He drowned inside his car and it sunk to the bottom of the river. His car was never found and at the ending of the story Ricky showed up at the graveyard. Judy realized he got her message from the seance and now that Ricky and Judy are reunited, they drive off into the night through the gate it's like its not even there and possibly head off to the afterlife together.
Mathew Mackay who portrayed this character also portrayed Dean Berkham in the episode "The Tale of the Sorcerer's Apprentice".