Meloni may join 'True Blood' cast

Dec. 1, 2011 at 1:50 PM
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LOS ANGELES, Dec. 1 (UPI) -- U.S. actor Chris Meloni is in talks to join the cast of the vampire drama series "True Blood," TV Line reported Thursday.

Meloni is the former star of "Law & Order: SVU" and "Oz."

TV Line said the actor is now in negotiations with HBO for a "major role" as a vampire in the show's upcoming fifth season.

The television news Web site said HBO has declined to comment on its story.

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