not only exist, but the entire world knows about them. Since 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 people remain apprehensive
about… More vampires living amongst them in Louisiana.
In the southern town of Bon Temps, a local barmaid named Sookie
Stackhouse (Anna Paquin) understands what it's like to be an outcast.
Cursed with the ability to listen in on people's thoughts, she's also
open-minded about the integration of vampires. She is especially
intrigued by Bill Compton(Stephen Moyer), a handsome 173-year-old living
up the road. But as Sookie is drawn into a series of mysteries
surrounding Bill's arrival in Bon Temps, that tolerance will be put to
Other town residents include Sookie’s best friend Tara (Rutina Wesley),
her slow-witted older brother Jason (Ryan Kwanten) and her
shape-shifting boss Sam (Sam Trammell).
Six Feet Under’s creator Alan Ball created this sexy horror show based
on the novels by Charlaine Harris.