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The Strain: Is It Really A Vampire Series Or Just A Virus Gone Wild?

‘Lost’s’ Carlton Cuse is bringing Guillermo del Toro and Chuck Hogan’s ‘The Strain’ to FX later this year…the night desk’s insight:I came across this article elaborating a bit more on FX’s upcoming tv show called ‘The Strain,’ and after reading it, I…

Autumn’s new TV shows: Dracula, Doctor Who, Homeland and …

A new TV schedule has become as autumnal as the leaves turning brown. Keith Watson finds out what’s on.the night desk’s insight:YES! another dark vampire series will soon bless our small screens coming on NBC after Grimm this fall. I can’t wait to see Jo…

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Vampire Hunter TV Drama in the Works via ‘Skyfall’ Duo John Logan and Sam Mendes

While their latest film, the new James Bond flick Skyfall, is breaking box office records, the film’s co-writer John Logan and director Sam Mendes are already working on a brand new project together – a vampire project!  Yes! In what will be both Logan and Mendes’ TV series debut, the two have partnered for a…

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NBC orders DRACULA Series With Jonathan Rhys Meyers

This week NBC and Britain’s SkyLiving made an announcement sure to spark debate among vampire fans–a new television series based on Dracula!  Among other things, they also introduced the actor who’ll be the latest incarnation of the infamous Count.  Jonathan Rhys Meyers of The Tudors fame joins the likes of Bela Lugosi, Sir Christopher Lee,…

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New Original Vampire Show in the Works – Vlad Dracula

A brand new vampire show is on the way! Woo! Famed film writer and creator J. Michael Straczynski (Thor, Underworld: Awakening) has partnered with producer Roy Lee (How to Train Your Dragon, The Ring) for Vlad Dracula, an original series in development for Starz. Starz is best known for their hit show Spartacus, a series…

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What is Your Favorite Vampire Series?

There are thousands upon thousands of vampire books that have been written, and with so many out there it makes it difficult to choose which book of the undead you’ll read next. Some people prefer one-shot books, while others adore a series of books that they can really fall into – this post is for…

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‘My Babysitter’s a Vampire’ Premiering this Summer on Disney Channel

Disney has finally succumbed to the vampire fever and will be giving all of their vampire-lovin’ fans something to watch this summer – My Babysitter’s a Vampire. And they’re not stopping at just a vampire movie, there’s also going to be a 13-episode TV show of the same name. It’s going to be a good…

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Review: Black Heart by Justin Somper

Black Heart is the fourth book in the Vampirates series, a series which tells the tale of vampire pirates! It follows the adventures of two teenage twins, Grace and Connor Tempest, after they are shipwrecked and rescued by two very different ships. Connor is rescued by an ordinary pirate ship, while Grace is saved by…

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Exclusive Interview with Cat Adams

C.T. Adams and Cathy Clamp (aka Cat Adams) are the fantastic authors behind the bestselling Thrall series. I was lucky enough to score an interview with C.T. Adams on their new vampire series – Blood Song. Can you tell us about your Blood Song series? Celia Graves is a bodyguard operating in Santa Maria de…

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What’s Your Favorite YA Vampire Series?

Vampires are everywhere nowadays, especially in young adult fiction. You’ve got a large selection of vampire series to choose from, but which one is your favorite? Check out the list below and let us know which one you love the most. Or if I forgot one, let your voice be heard and fill me in….

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Vampires and Servants

Something that is used in quite a few vampire books, movies and shows is the whole vampire and vampire’s servant relationship. You have the Underworld movies where the lycans are the daytime protectors and slaves to the vampires. Then in Bram Stoker’s Dracula you’ve got the insane Renfield who worships Dracula and is completely devoted…

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House of Night Series On The Big Screen?

The hugely popular young adult vampire series House of Night looks to be following in Twilight’s footsteps by possibly getting a movie deal. The film rights to the bestselling series by P.C. Cast and her daughter Kristin Cast have been optioned by producers Michael Birnbaum and Jeremiah Chechik. The House of Night series follows teenage…

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