I want to do bad things with your! True Blood hooked fans in with its dark depiction of vampire life in Bon Temps, Louisiana, in 2008, and its pull is still felt by many of the show’s fans today.
From 2008 to 2014, viewers tuned into to see Sookie Stackhouse (telepathic waitress)Anna Paquin) attempt to bridge the gap between the town’s residents and vampire population. Tara’s friendship proved that humans can live together with supernatural beings.Rutina Wesley) after she turned — and through her own vampire love triangle.
Sookie juggled Bill Compton, Civil War vampire Bill Compton (Stephen MoyerEric Northman (his longtime foe)Alexander Skarsgard), her police officer brother, Jason Stackhouse (Ryan Kwanten), found himself getting into trouble for his “fangbanger” reputation.
His womanizing ways broke up his best friend Hoyt’s (Jim Parrack) relationship with “baby vamp” Jessica (Deborah Ann Woll) and caused a lot of drama with televangelist Sarah Newlin (Anna Camp).
The seven-season HBO series was based on the best-selling Sookie stackhouse novels. Charlaine Harris
Fans also met Alcide, a werewolf Alcide (during the run of the show).Joe Manganiello) and medium Lafayette (Nelsan Ellis). Many townspeople were transformed into vampires, but some people managed to escape unscathed like Arlene (Carrie Preston). Terry, Terry’s husband, is (Todd Lowe), wasn’t as lucky.
The cast of the drama was tightknit no matter what happened onscreen and had a difficult time saying goodbye.
“It was unbelievably emotional,” Skarsgard told Us WeeklyExclusively in August 2014. “That show has been such a huge part of my life. I’ve met some really good friends on that set, and there is no doubt that they will remain close friends forever.”
He added: “There’s something about going to a location like that and just having these people as your family, and their families as your family. The last scene I filmed, I was just trying to take it all in and I started crying.”
HBO confirmed that a reboot was being considered in February 2021. Riverdale showrunnerRobert Aguirre SacasaAnd NOS4A2Creator Jami O’Brien cowriting. Paquin and Moyer said they’d be up for returning.
“I would love, love, love, love to see all of these people again and work with them again,” Moyer told Entertainment TonightIn June 2021.
His wife also agreed. “It’s some of the best years of my life,” Paquin added at the time. “I’d kick down the door to get to work with any of those people again.”
Scroll down to see who the cast is True Bloodhe’s been doing since leaving Bon Temps.