True Blood HBO Episodes, Casts and Trailer

Saturday, July 26, 2008

True Blood HBO Original SeriesTrue Blood is supernatural fantasy series based on the Southern Vampire Mysteries books by Charlaine Harris and adapted for television by Alan Ball. The show will premiere on September 7, 2008 in US and will air on the same day in Canada on The Movie Network.

From the Academy Award winning writer of American Beauty comes an HBO Original series about the co-existence of vampires and humans in a small Louisiana town after Japanese-made synthetic blood called TruBlood becomes available for purchase.

Cast and characters:
- Anna Paquin as Sookie Stackhouse, a telepathic waitress in a smalltown diner.
- Stephen Moyer as Bill Compton, a vampire with whom Sookie falls in love.
- Alexander Skarsgård as Eric Northman, a thousand-year-old vampire Viking [6]
- Ryan Kwanten as Sookie's brother Jason Stackhouse [4]
- Sam Trammell as Sam Merlotte, the owner of the restaurant in which Sookie works [4]
- Rutina Wesley as Tara Thornton, Sookie's best friend. In the leaked pilot, Tara is played by Brook Kerr.
- Jim Parrack as Hoyt Fortenberry.
- Chris Bauer as detective Andy Bellefleur.
- Nelsan Ellis as Sookie's coworker Lafayette Reynolds.
- Lynn Collins as Dawn Green, Jason Stackhouse's love interest.
- William Sanderson as Bud Dearborne.
- Lorin McCraley as a Grabbit Quick Clerk

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