True Blood alumna Brit Morgan has been tapped for a recurring role on the upcoming second season of the CW's Riverdale. Morgan will play Penny Peabody, known to some as the “Snake Charmer." Penny is a wily backroom attorney that the Southside Serpents keep on retainer in case of run-ins with the law. Show More Summary
Nelsan Ellis -- famous for his role as Lafayette Reynolds on HBO's True Blood -- has passed away at age 39, Variety can confirm. The actor died after complications from heart failure.... After a single season on Fox's The Inside opposite...Show More Summary
The True Blood family has taken to Twitter and Instagram to mourn the death of Nelsan Ellis. Ellis, who died Saturday, starred on the HBO drama for all seven seasons as short order cook Lafayette Reynolds. Dozens of the show’s cast and crew offered expressions of shock and grief, as ... More »
Nelsan Ellis, the actor best known for starring in all seven seasons of HBO’s True Blood, died Saturday at the age of 39, due to complications from heart failure. Ellis was a Juilliard graduate who gained notoriety for his semi-autobiographical play, Ugly, which he wrote as an undergraduate and which ... More »
Actor Nelsan Ellis, best known for playing flamboyantly gay short-order cook/drug dealer/spirit medium Lafayette Reynolds on seven seasons of HBO’s True Blood, has died. According to Variety, Reynolds, who was 39, died of complications from heart failure. Show More Summary
American Horror Story gives Denis O'Hare the chance to step into a new character every season, while his vampire villain Russell Edgington was True Blood's most beloved villain. But apparently AHS is a harder gig.
On August 24, 2014, the seventh and final season of “True Blood” aired on HBO. Titled ‘Thank You,’ the episode culminated with vampire Bill Compton meeting the “true death” at the hands of longtime lover Sookie Stackhouse, who helped Bill plunge a stake into his heart and end his run of immortality. It was a depressing fate for the […]
As mentioned yesterday, Telltale Games were set to release the new trailer for Episode 4 of the current season of The Walking Dead: A New Frontier. Well, here it is. In this episode, after discovering the true intentions of the New Frontier’s leadership, Javier and his family must make some tough decisions. If things weren’t […]
Silicon Valley billionaire Milo Khoury (Marshall Allman, 'True Blood') tries to recruit an artificial intelligence expert (Carrie-Anne Moss, 'The Matrix' trilogy) in the Season 2 opener of AMC's 'Humans,' premiering Mon., Feb. 13 (10 ET/PT).
Celeb: Actress Kristin Bauer van Straten, who played the vampire madame Pam on HBO’s “True Blood” for seven seasons. Cause: Celebrating the American bison, a once-endangered species that is now, thanks to the bipartisan efforts of the American Bison Coalition, the country’s national mammal. Don’t worry: The bald eagle is safe. Scene: Remember that scene from “Forrest […]
It has only been a couple of seasons since True Blood ended. In that time, a lot of the actors involved with the show have moved on to new projects in both the movie and TV realms.
As WGN American’s hit series Underground prepares to go into production on season two on August 29th, the network has announced that Harriet Tubman will play a major role over the season. Aisha Hinds (Under the Dome, True Blood, Star Trek Into Darkness) has been cast Tubman. Show More Summary
Underground, WGN's thriller about a group of fugitive slaves running for their life in pre-Civil War America, ended its first knockout season with the band of characters separated and scattered. In the closing scene, Rosalee (Jurnee Smollett-Bell) is hiding when she's greeted by a badass,... Read More > Other Links From TVGuide.com Underground Aisha Hinds
Ichabod Crane (Tom Mison) has a new partner. True Blood alumna Janina Gavankar is set for a guest-starring role in Fox’s drama series Sleepy Hollow as Diana, a new character who will be introduced in Season 4. The new character helps...Show More Summary
A Broadway musical is in development at HBO based on the pay-cable channel’s hit series “True Blood,” The New York Post reports. The vampire series ran for seven seasons before wrapping in 2014, chalking up a string of Primetime Emm...
The idea of a True Blood musical has been bandied about since the vampire drama concluded its HBO run in 2014. Composer Nathan Barr, who worked on all seven seasons of the show, revealed he’d pitched the concept to show creator Alan Ball, with hopes of “returning to the roots” of the story... in song. Read more...
For Alexander Skarsgård, playing a pansexual vampire for seven seasons on the HBO smash, "True Blood," was a "profound" experience. The show's Golden Globe- and Emmy-winning run, of course, regularly made headlines for its love scenes, many of which involved characters of the same sex. Show More Summary
Needle has re-entered the Game of Thrones Arya Stark has re-entered the Game of Thrones A Girl has left the Game of Thrones Welcome back, true believers! You know, the final scenes of each episode this season have been absolutely...
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It's Jeremih season: After releasing his single "Oui", he just dropped a music video for another new track. Just in time for Halloween weekend, the Stephen Garnett-directed clip owes a lot to "True Blood"'s sex and vampires aesthetic. Show More Summary