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'True Blood' Prepares for the End in First Final Season Promo (Video)

'True Blood' Prepares for the End in First Final Season Promo (Video)

The countdown is on for True Blood's final season.

HBO's vampire drama kicks off the last 10 episodes of its run on Sunday, June 22, at 9 p.m., and the first teaser counts down the show's impending end.

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OCT
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'True Blood' Promotes Adina Porter to Series Regular

'True Blood' Promotes Adina Porter to Series Regular

HBO's True Blood has promoted one of its longest-running original players to series regular.

Adina Porter, who plays Tara's mother, Lettie Mae Thornton, will be a regular part of the vampire drama's seventh and final season.

The actress, who also has appeared as Kendra James for two seasons of HBO's Aaron Sorkin drama The Newsroom, had been billed as a special guest star on True Blood.

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OCT
18
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Carrie Preston on 'Good Wife' Return: 'The Calm Before the Storm'

Carrie Preston on 'Good Wife' Return: 'The Calm Before the Storm'

Elsbeth Tascioni is making a return trip to The Good Wife.

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SEP
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'True Blood's' Bailey Noble Upped to Series Regular (Exclusive)

'True Blood's' Bailey Noble Upped to Series Regular (Exclusive)

Bailey Noble, who plays half-faerie Adilyn Bellefleur on True Blood, has been promoted from recurring character to series regular for the seventh and final season of the HBO drama, The Hollywood Reporter has learned exclusively.

PHOTOS: 'True Blood's' 10 Bloodiest Deaths

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'True Blood's' Seventh Season Will Be Its Last

'True Blood's' Seventh Season Will Be Its Last

HBO is ending True Blood.

The premium cable network announced Tuesday that the vampire drama based on Charlaine Harris' books will concluded with its 10-episode seventh season.

PHOTOS: 'True Blood's' 10 Bloodiest Deaths

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'True Blood' Showrunner on Shocking Finale Reactions: 'The Anger Is Surprising' (Q&A)

'True Blood' Showrunner on Shocking Finale Reactions: 'The Anger Is Surprising' (Q&A)

Season six of True Blood wrapped up on Sunday with a finale packed with surprises, from the death of Warlow to the sun-frying of a very naked Eric Northman. Then, halfway through the episode, there was a six-month time jump which saw a lot of changes in Bon Temps, including the threat of Hep V-infected mutant vampires and a new relationship between Sookie and Alcide.

STORY: 'True Blood' Finale Recap: Two Deaths and a Time Jump

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AUG
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TV Ratings: 'True Blood' Season 6 Finale Doesn't Get Big Boost

TV Ratings: 'True Blood' Season 6 Finale Doesn't Get Big Boost

True Blood closed season six with two major deaths and a time jump, but the events of the finale didn't exactly boost ratings.

HBO's racy vampire drama averaged 4.1 million total viewers Sunday night at 9 p.m., a slight improvement from the penultimate episode but a drop from the season-six premiere in June. (If the 11 p.m. encore is counted, True Blood drew more than 5 million viewers on the night.)

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'True Blood' Finale Recap: Two Deaths and a Time Jump

'True Blood' Finale Recap: Two Deaths and a Time Jump

Season six of HBO's True Blood wrapped up on Sunday night with an episode full of surprises, namely the possible death of a fan favorite character. Additionally, Sookie and Warlow's wedding day arrives, but it doesn't go as planned, to say the least. There's also a significant time jump in the episode, which sets up some major showdowns for next season.

PHOTOS: 'True Blood' Season 6 Premiere Photos

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'True Blood' Recap: An Eternity With Warlow?

'True Blood' Recap: An Eternity With Warlow?

This week on True Blood, Bill continues on his mission to save his fellow vampires from the true death in Vamp Camp, Alcide finally makes a decision regarding his pack and Sookie has to make her own choice when it comes to her future with Warlow.

Sookie and Her Men

Eric is mourning the loss of his sister, Nora, but Bill demands that Eric put his grief aside so that they can help break the other vampires out of vamp camp. They fight, and Eric leaves Bill's home with no plans to work with him.

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JUL
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'True Blood' Recap: Breaking Out of Vamp Camp

'True Blood' Recap: Breaking Out of Vamp Camp

This week on True Blood, Terry's (Todd Lowe) friends and family are dealing with the shock and sadness of his untimely death. At the same time, the vampires are still threatened by the vamp camp and the Hep V virus that is now being put into True Blood bottles.

PHOTOS: 'True Blood' Season 6 Premiere Photos

Prison Break

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JUL
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'True Blood' Recap: Two Deaths and a Cemetery

'True Blood' Recap: Two Deaths and a Cemetery

After Saturday’s intense Comic-Con trailer, it was clear things in Bon Temps were about to get ugly. But this ugly? And this fast?

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JUL
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'True Blood's' Tragic Death: The Actor Speaks (Q&A)

'True Blood's' Tragic Death: The Actor Speaks (Q&A)

When new True Blood showrunner Brian Buckner took the stage at Comic-Con for the HBO show's panel on Saturday, he made a point to emphasize that he planned to take the show back to its roots by lowering the number of storylines.

Well, that was fast.

[Warning: Major spoilers from Sunday's episode ahead.]

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JUL
20
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Comic-Con: 'True Blood' Cast Teases the Second Half of Season Six

Comic-Con: 'True Blood' Cast Teases the Second Half of Season Six

SAN DIEGO — The True Blood panel in Ballroom 20 kicked off with some footage showing off the second half of season six.

The footage showed that there's a lot more death and destruction in store for our favorite Bon Temps residents, with many of the vampires locked in that terrifying experimental prison. It looks like Jason (Ryan Kwanten) will also end up in the prison and that Sookie (Anna Paquin) will be struggling with her feelings for Ben/Warlow (Rob Kazinsky).

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JUL
15
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HBO Renews 'True Blood' for Seventh Season

HBO Renews 'True Blood' for Seventh Season

HBO will continue to take a bite out of audiences. 

The premium cable network announced Monday that it has renewed True Blood for a seventh season. The series, which stars Anna Paquin, Stephen Moyer and Alexander Skarsgard, will return in summer 2014 with Brian Buckner returning as showrunner.

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