CBS will attempt to give its fall lineup a boost with a new series entitled Moonlight
. The upcoming series, which will take the Friday 9 pm niche, will feature a vampire/ private eye who struggles to exist with his immortal curse.
eatures the lead character Mick as he tries to resist against his basic vampire nature, while he uses his sharpened vampire senses to help the living instead of preying on the human race. Of course, this goes against the beliefs of other vampires, most especially Coraline, his bloodsucking wife and eventually sparks conflict among the dark creatures. To add more complications, Mick has fallen for Beth Turner, a reporter tasked to investigate the sudden increase of unusual homicides in the area.
Read on to find out more about the cast.
Alex O’Loughlin stars as Mick St. John. This Australian actor is best known for his appearance on the romantic drama Oyster Farmer
and in the film Feed
. He has also made his mark in the U.S. with his participation on The Unit
as Kevin Hiatt.
Shannon Lucio stars as Beth Turner. This actress is best known for her appearance on the teen drama The O.C.
where she played Linsay Gardner. She has also worked in films like Starkweather, Spring Break Shark Attack
, and Graduation.
Amber Valletta stars as Coraline. This 33-year old actress has graced the movie world with films such as What Lies Beneath, The Family Man, Duplex, Man About Town, Raising Helen
and Transporter 2
Rade Serbedzija stars as Josef Konstantin. This Croatian actor and director has worked in many films and television shows like Mission Impossible 2, The Fog, The Saint, Snatch
and The Keeper: The Legend of Omar Khayyam.
is produced by Warner Bros. Television with Joel Silver, Trevor Munson, Rod Holcomb (ER) and Ron Koslow (Birds of Prey).
-Kris De Leon, BuddyTV Staff Columnist
Source: The Futon Critic
(Photo Courtesy of CBS)