A vampire lands work as a private investigator and falls for a mortal woman.
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Series cast summary:
Alex O'Loughlin ...  Mick St. John 17 episodes, 2007-2008
Sophia Myles ...  Beth Turner 16 episodes, 2007-2008
Jason Dohring ...  Josef Kostan 16 episodes, 2007-2008
Shannyn Sossamon ...  Coraline / ... 9 episodes, 2007-2008
Chris Krauser ...  Guard / ... 9 episodes, 2007-2008
Tami Roman ...  Maureen 'Mo' Williams 8 episodes, 2007-2008
Brian White ...  Lt. Carl Davis 7 episodes, 2007-2008
Jordan Belfi ...  Josh Lindsey 7 episodes, 2007-2008
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Over fifty years ago, Mick St. John was turned into a vampire. Now in modern Los Angeles, he is a private eye; working cases that often involve the undead. He uses his supernatural abilities to help mortals in need, a difficult task if he is to keep his own identity a secret. Mick's mentor is Josef, a powerful fellow vampire with many connections. One night, a case leads Mick to reporter Beth Turner, a beautiful human woman he feels bound to protect. But while he struggles with his romantic feelings towards Beth, he meets an enigmatic brunette who looks identical to his ex-wife Coraline --the woman who turned him into a vampire, a woman who was supposed to be dead... Written by L. Hamre

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28 September 2007 (USA) See more »

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Twilight See more »

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Los Angeles, California, USA See more »

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Trivia

Unsuccessful attempt by CBS producers to recreate their excellent 90's series, Forever Knight (1992) about a vampire cop and which lasted for three seasons. Some scenes and dialogue were exactly copied frame by frame from Forever Knight (1992)'s Last Act script and main character's name Nick even became Mick in this failed 2007 recreation. See more »

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As a vampire, Mick St. John regenerates and heals all wounds. However, throughout the show, Alex O'Loughlin clearly has his left ear pierced. The holes, to a vampire, would have healed. See more »

Crazy Credits

Names appear on-screen beginning with a single glowing letter--almost always an "O" or another vowel when there are no "O"s--then the rest of the name and credit spreads out from that letter. (Perhaps not coincidentally, the entire regular cast, plus both creators, have an "O" in his/her name.) See more »

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Welcome Moonlight
12 May 2008 | by mec7551See all my reviews

Friday nights tend to be very boring. Moonlight while pure fantasy is well acted by up and coming Australian star Alex O'.I have seen him in a few movies and I believe that he will be with us for a long time. Sophia Miles is another one to look out for. As a big fan of Tristan and Isolde, her persona is one to have a future in whatever media form she chooses. As far as the show goes, it is one of my favorites. All the CSI's, NCIS.Without a Trace,Bones,and Criminal Minds have a great new neighbor. And it sure beats anything those silly game and so called "reality" shows give us CBS would be wise to keep Moonlight around for another season at least.


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