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Video: If you're going to rip off True Blood, you might as well go right to the source. The extended trailer for NBC's supernatural drama Midnight, Texas further makes us expect that this latest Charlaine Harris adaptation about a small town filled with secrets will resemble HBO's vampire drama, but with way less nudity and gore.

The idea of a True Blood musical has been bandied about since the vampire drama concluded its HBO run in 2014. Composer Nathan Barr, who worked on all seven seasons of the show, revealed that he'd pitched the concept to show creator Alan Ball, with hopes of "returning to the roots" of the story ... in song.