If you like bizarre soap opera storylines and the supernatural, then I dare I say you’re a fan of HBO’s True Blood. The hit show is currently in its fifth season. During Comic-Con 2012 I attended a panel for the show featuring everyone’s favorite Bon Temps residents like, Sookie Stackhouse (Anna Paquin), Bill Compton (Stephen Moyer), Sam Merlotte (Sam Trammell), Jason Stackhouse (Ryan Kwanten), Tara Thornton (Rutina Wesley), Eric Northman (Alexander Skarsgård), Roman (Christopher Meloni), Pam (Kristin Bauer van Straten), and Alcide Herveaux (Joe Manganiello). Series creator Alan Ball was also on the panel.
Alan Ball noted on more than one occasion that he will not return for season 6, which will air in June 2013. A few fans asked during Q&A if the TV show would begin to dip more into the book series for which the show is loosely based, "The Southern Vampire Mysteries." These plotlines include the Fairy Wars and the introduction of weretigers. While Alan Ball did not confirm the next season would include any of these, he did say it was possible, giving fans in the audience, and everywhere, hope.
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