True Blood renewed for season 6 by HBO
Written by : thetvking published Monday 2nd July 2012
True Blood has returned to HBO this summer receiving over 5 million viewers for episode 1 of season 5. So it's no surprise that HBO has taken the opportunity to renew True Blood early on.
True Blood was created by Alan Ball and follows waitress and part-faerie Sookie Stackhouse, who can hear people’s thoughts, vampire Bill Compton and vampire Eric Northman as they go about their daily lives. The drama series features a large main cast which includes Anna Paquin, Stephen Moyer, Sam Trammell, Ryan Kwanten, Rutina Wesley, Alexander Skarsgård, Christopher Meloni, Chris Bauer, Kristin Bauer van Straten, Lauren Bowles, Valentina Cervi, Nelsan Ellis, Scott Foley, Janina Gavankar, Lucy Griffiths, Todd Lowe, Joe Manganiello, Michael McMillian, Denis O’Hare, Jim Parrack, Carrie Preston and Deborah Ann Woll.
Not seen True Blood yet? Check out the trailer for True Blood season 5 below. Is this a good decision by HBO? Let me know what you think below in the comments or on twitter @thetvking.
True Blood will be back next year 2013 for season 6, once season 5 has finished this summer. True Blood season 5 continues Sundays 9PM on HBO, with episode 5 "Let's Boot and Rally"
For UK True Blood fans, series 5 will come to FXUK this Autumn, however the exact air date is still to be confirmed.