The seventh and final season of True Blood will premiere Sunday, June 22 at 9 pm on HBO. The last chapter in Sookie Stackhouse’s (Anna Paquin) saga will finally see if she ends up with vampires Bill (Stephen Moyer) or Eric (Alexander Skarsgard), werewolf Alcide (Joe Manganiello), or shifter Sam (Sam Trammell).
Matters will be further complicated by the mutated vampire disease sweeping the undead population. READ MORE
Grimes vacated the role due to "creative differences" with the show. Look for James to be wrapped up in a triangle when season seven returns this summer.
Luke Grimes, who made his True Blood debut as dreamy vamp “James” last season, has left the show. As TVLine first reported, Grimes allegedly asked to be let out of his contract based on the new creative direction of his character. As James should presumably still be romancing Jessica (Deborah Ann Woll) when the vampire drama returns, the role will be recast. READ MORE
Hunky Joe Manganiello stopped by Live! With Kelly and Michael on Wednesday to promote his fitness book Evolution. He also showed Kelly Ripa and Michael Strahan essential workout tips.
Fortunately, for Ripa—and viewers—the True Blood star eventually broke out some of his old Magic Mike dance moves and shed his sweatshirt. Checkout a clip after the jump! READ MORE