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Dracula Will Rise Off Broadway

That’s right theater lovers, Dracula is coming back to the big stage. It’s not exactly something new, New York theaters have had a few big attempts at vampire shows in the past few years – the Elton John musical “Lestat” in 2006, the musical “Dance of the Vampires” in 2002 and “Dracula, the Musical” in…

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Exclusive Interview with Van Jensen

Twitter came through for me again – woot! – and I was lucky enough to land an interview with Van Jensen, writer for Pinocchio, Vampire Slayer (illustrated by Dustin Higgins), one of YALSA’s Top Ten Great Graphic Novels for Teens 2010. Hurray for twitter stalking! Can you tell us about your comic Pinocchio, Vampire Slayer?…

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Vampire Diaries’ Courtney Ford Joins True Blood

Courtney Ford must really love vampires. Shortly after appearing in The Vampire Diaries (she played Vanessa Monroe, the chick that told them about the sun and moon curse) she’s already moving on to some new blood-suckers. That’s right readers, Courtney has landed a new role on HBO’s True Blood! Which is great, because after the…

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Anne Rice Says Stephenie Meyer “Dumbed Down” Vampires

Long before Stephenie Meyer’s Twilight Saga became the world‘s obsession, Anne Rice ruled the world of vampires. Since then, Rice’s magnificent vampires have been pushed aside by the teen-friendly vegetarian vamps. In a recent interview with New Jersey Star-Ledger, Rice revealed how she really feels about Meyer’s new vampires. “It’s based on a really silly…

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Vampires Take Over People’s Choice… again

Folks have been saying that the vampire fad is dying down and well, according to the People’s Choice Awards that’s totally not true. They recently released the list of nominees and many of the categories have nominations that are actors who play vampires, vampire television shows and vampire movies. Hurray! Vampires are taking over the…

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Exclusive Interview with Anita E. Viljoen

It’s interview time! This time I was lucky enough to interview Anita E. Viljoen on her debut novel Feeders. Check out her new vampire world, her favorite vampires and more. Can you tell us a little about yourself? Sure, not much to tell, except I was born, raised and got married in South Africa. I…

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Sookie Stackhouse Novels Banned

Yea, you read that title correctly – Charlaine Harris’s Southern Vampire Series has been banned from libraries all over. According to various library associations’ Most Challenged Titles lists, this vampire series is high on the big bad book list. No joke. Just like so many others, I am beyond upset over this. It doesn’t make…

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The Vampire Diaries Season 2 Episode 9

Katerina Fresh from the latest episode of The Vampire Diaries, I’m disappointed that we won’t get to see the next episode ‘Sacrifice’ until Dec 2!  In this episode we learned a lot about Katherine’s origins and a bit about the Originals.  The mythology behind the curse of vampires and werewolves, the moonstone, and some witch-y…

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‘Vampire Circus’ Soon on Blu-ray and DVD!

Hammer is legendary for it’s classic vampire films and I know that there are plenty of Hammer fans on this site, so I am happy to report that their flick, Vampire Circus, is coming to blu-ray and it’s packed full of extra features. Woot! A little girl is brutally slain by a vampire in a…

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The Terrifying Tale of Peter Plogojowitz

Back in the 1700s vampire hysteria was all the rage in Europe, everyone was deathly afraid of vampires rising from the grave to feed upon them and their loved ones – and thanks to their fear I’ve got plenty of vampire stories for you dear readers. One such story is that of Peter Plogojowitz, and…

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Review: Wanted Undead or Alive

Stoker Award-winning author Jonathan Maberry and Janice Gable Bashman joined forces to write Wanted Undead or Alive, a book about the battle of good versus evil. This book discusses all forms of evil throughout history – from mythical creatures like vampires, to comic book villains, real life serial killers and much much more. Honestly, it…

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The Legendary Anne Rice

One of the world’s most beloved authors, Anne Rice is known for her epic and groundbreaking novels on the supernatural. Considered one of the most influential writers of vampire fiction since Stoker, she not only entertains her readers, but she gives them a tale that they will never forget. Rich in history, philosophy and remarkable…

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