The Ex-Moonlight Vampire Rises again with a Creepy Role on Criminal Minds
April – May 2009
by Lisa Bernhard
Not every actor’s return to TV merits a countdown clock. But check out Alex O’Loughlin’s MySpace page, where a flashing display reads: “23 days, 16 hours, 47 minutes, 38 seconds until my guest spot on Criminal Minds.”
A little over the top for a one-week gig? Not to the millions of obsessed, feverish (and mostly female) fans who hunger for the mere sight of him—the ones who swooned over his sexy vampire, PI Mick St. John, on the CBS drama Moonlight. When the show was canceled last May after just one season, they protested. Not just in e-mails and chat rooms, but also in ads in Variety and on the backs of buses.
“I had never seen a group of people fall so deeply in love…
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