Christopher Meloni is going from solving crimes to exposing fangs.
The former Law & Order: SVU star has signed on for a regular role on season five of True Blood, coming on board this summer in the key role of Roman, a vampire at the head of the much-talked-about-but-never-seen-until-now Authority.
What is Roman after? How does Sookie fit into his plans? Who is Sookie about to make out with in the following new, extended trailer?!? Watch now for new footage.
For a lot more on what's to come this season, visit the True Blood spoilers section of our friends at TV Fanatic.