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TRUE Blood star Stephen Moyer was un­der­stand­ably ex­cited when he learned Barack Obama was a fan of the vam­pire show.

Not only that, the ac­tor was at the White House for a din­ner when Osama Bin Laden was killed.

‘‘ We dis­cov­ered Obama’s a huge True Blood fan and we found out that while we were there. He was down in the ‘ sit­u­a­tion room’ watch­ing the at­tack on Bin Laden’s com­pound,’’ Moyer says.

Moyer may well test the Pres­i­dent’s pas­sion for True Blood’s new sea­son. The 43-year-old ac­tor, who por­trays vam­pire Bill Comp­ton, spends much of the show naked.

Moyer has taken a stab at di­rect­ing in se­ries six and con­fesses he en­joyed telling his cast­mates what to do while they were in the nude.

‘‘ It was a lot of fun do­ing three hours of makeup and get­ting into com­plete red-blob land, and then di­rect­ing my

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