Thanks to a Japanese scientist's invention of synthetic, blood vampires have progressed from legendary monsters to fellow citizens overnight. And while humans have been safely removed from the menu, many remain apprehensive about these creatures "coming out of the coffin." Religious leaders, government officials, and vampire fundamentalists around the world have chosen their sides, but in the small Louisiana town of Bon Temps, the jury is still out.
- Year: 2014
- Genre: Sci-Fi & Fantasy, Drama, Mystery
- Studio: HBO
- Keyword: based on novel or book, vampire, fairy, undead, werewolf, ghost, dark fantasy, erotic thriller, interspecies romance
- Director: Alan Ball
- Cast: Anna Paquin, Stephen Moyer, Alexander Skarsgård, Sam Trammell, Ryan Kwanten, Kristin Bauer