Vampires are everywhere these days — call it twilight for originality. All you need to sell movie tickets or cable TV subscriptions, it seems, is to call in the undead. What attracts us to bloodsuckers? It can be as simple as their eternal hottie youth, or as complex as how they make pacts with the devil in exchange for immortality. Either way, audiences aren’t even close to putting a stake in the heart of this craze. So let us praise the actors who vamp with style, and stick it to those who don’t have a clue about true blood’s essence.
Here’s a countdown of the 10 best – and then the 5 worst – vampires in movies and television.
10. Robert Pattinson
The Twilight Saga
Admirers of both sexes might name the Brit actor Number One for his humongous fan base. But as Edward Cullen, he has neither the fangs nor the balls to go for the human jugular when he can hunt Bambi or moon around Bella instead. What Pattinson does have: Byronic good looks that are unfakably hypnotic.
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