True Blood is an American television series created and produced by Alan Ball. It is based on The Southern Vampire Mysteries series of novels by Charlaine Harris, detailing the co-existence of vampires and humans in Bon Temps, a fictional, small town in northwestern Louisiana. The series centers on the adventures of Sookie Stackhouse (played by Anna Paquin), a telepathic waitress with an otherworldly quality. (True Blood Wikipedia page)
Ratings, reviews and reception
True Blood received somewhat favorable reviews. After a bad start with a Metacritic rating of 64, the show stabilized around a rating of 73 and 79. IMDB ratings, although higher, show a similar pattern.