1. Yes. It has a gorgeous lead, a funny sidekick, and all the chemistry you could ask for. The vampirism is so intriguing, and you learn more and more about it each episode. What CBS needs to do is to promote the show more. If you ask me, CBS is doing a poor job of promoting it.
2. The pilot episode does "suck"! Haha, bad joke, I know. The pilot's awesome, but the guy that played the professor annoyed me. He may have been the reason the pilot didn't do so well. Other than that, I loved it, and every episode that came after.
Moonlight is one of those shows I look forward to every week. It's the kind of show where I feel like 1 hour isn't enough. It's one of those shows that make me say.......