Former Oz and Law and Order: SVU stud Christopher Meloni is rumoured to be in talks for a role in the next season of True Blood.

The 50-year-old actor, who played Detective Elliot Stabler in SVU, is said to be circling a “major role” in the show’s upcoming fifth season according to TVLine.

An HBO rep declined to comment, but Meloni — who’s currently shooting a top-secret role in the new Superman reboot, The Man of Steel — is said to be in talks to play an incredibly powerful vampire.

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