True Blood is supernatural fantasy series based on the Southern Vampire Mysteries books by Charlaine Harris and adapted for television by Alan Ball. The show details the fictional co-existence of vampires and humans in a small Louisiana town after Japanese-made synthetic blood â€“ “TruBlood” â€“ becomes available for purchase. Anna Paquin (The Piano, X-Men) stars as Sookie Stackhouse, a telepathic waitress at a diner who falls in love with one of the vampires, Bill Compton (portrayed by Stephen Moyer).
The show will premiere on September 7, 2008.
Video Link: Behind the Scenes of True Blood