+51% Like True Blood TV Series of 487 Votes!

True Blood

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We Liked: The "crazy" elements of True Blood from over the top wacky Jason Stackhouse (Ryan Kwanten) to Lafayette Reynolds (Nelsan Ellis). All of the actors played some terrific characters in the earlier seasons even though the story became more thought out in late

We Disliked: True Blood lost that "crazy" that drew people in. The story and characters got overly serious and the show lost its "fun" aspect that really drew in the fans. Lafayette became weirder as the True Blood seasons progressed. The final season was rushed and l

Our Final Take: 4 / 5 Good

"True Blood" (2008)

Synopsis: Telepathic waitress Sookie Stackhouse encounters a strange new supernatural world when she meets the mysterious Bill, a southern Louisiana gentleman and vampire.
Cast: Anna Paquin, Alexander Skarsgård, Chris Bauer, Stephen Moyer, Michael McMillian, Ryan Kwanten, William Sanderson, Sam Trammell, Joe Manganiello, Jim Parrack, Rutina Wesley, Carrie Preston, Kristin Bauer van Straten, Nelsan Ellis, Todd Lowe, Deborah Ann Woll, Lauren Bowles
Directors: John Dahl, Daniel Attias, Howard Deutch, Lesli Linka Glatter, Daniel Minahan, Scott Winant, Michael Ruscio, Anthony Hemingway, David Petrarca, Stephen Moyer, Alan Ball, Romeo Tirone, Michael Lehmann
Genres: Thriller, Drama, Fantasy, Mystery, Romance
Year: 2008
Runtime: 4800
Awards: 32
Nominations: 121
Writers: Alan Ball, Charlaine Harris, Brian Buckner, Alexander Woo, Raelle Tucker, Nancy Oliver, Kate Barnow, Angela Robinson, Mark Hudis, Elisabeth Finch, Chris Offutt, Daniel Kenneth, Craig Chester
Producers: Alan Ball, Brian Buckner, Bruce Dunn, Christina Jokanovich, Alexander Woo, Gregg Fienberg, Luis Patiño, Raelle Tucker, Nancy Oliver, David Auge, Marlis Pujol, Angela Robinson, Mark Hudis, W. Mark McNair, Kate Barnow, Carol Dunn Trussell, Robert Del Valle, Gianna Sobol, Robin Veith, Khadija Brockington, Howard Deutch, Gabriel Hobson, Sunday Stevens, Ron Cosmo Vecchiarelli, Rob DesHotel
Musicians: Nathan Barr
Editors: Michael Ruscio, Louise Innes, Lynne Willingham, Mark Hartzell, Andy Keir, Carol Stutz, Peter B. Ellis, Debra F. Simone