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Older Seasons of True Blood to Stream on Amazon Prime

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In a deal announced today, HBO has licensed older seasons of several shows to stream on Amazon Prime beginning May 21. On average, the deal covers content that is at least three years old. To watch newer seasons, including the final season of True Blood which premieres June 22, HBO still requires you get a subscription with a cable or satellite provider. Here’s ... Read More »

Flashback: Watch Teasers for Previous Seasons of True Blood

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Over on our Facebook page, some Truebies have been complaining about the teaser for True Blood season 7 that HBO released yesterday. “That’s not a trailer,” seems to be the most common outraged response. That’s true, it’s not a trailer, it’s a teaser … as is clearly stated in all of our, and HBO’s, references to the video. Now, we ... Read More »

True Blood Ends Run with Season 7

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We just got the news moments ago that HBO has announced True Blood will end after its 7th season in 2014. HBO programming president Michael Lombardo made it official in this press release: “TRUE BLOOD has been nothing short of a defining show for HBO,” noted Lombardo. “Alan Ball took the books by Charlaine Harris, assembled a brilliant cast led ... Read More »

Will True Blood Continue Past Season 7?

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HBO has already renewed True Blood for a seventh season, and today executives told press at the TCA (Television Critics Association) summer media presentation that “there’s every chance” that True Blood will be renewed for additional seasons, according to The Huffington Post. HBO president Michael Lombardo feels that new showrunner Brian Buckner injected “new energy” into the show this season, leaving ... Read More »

Join the True Blood Cast in a LIVE Social Media Event on June 16

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We’re on the edge of our seats waiting for True Blood season 6 to begin, and the wait just got harder with news that many of the cast will participate in a live social media event from the set of Fangtasia on June 16! Reminiscent of the live Q&A that was part of a special screening event at theaters around ... Read More »

HBO Boss Says True Blood Will Keep Going For Foreseeable Future

HBO had the stage today at the Television Critics Association (TCA) summer press tour where Programming president Michael Lombardo was asked about the future of True Blood: “The show is obviously doing well,” Lombardo says. “This coming year will be the first year [creator] Alan Ball is taking a little bit of a step back I think creatively, they’re still engaged, still ... Read More »

Unlock the True Blood Comic-Con Trailer

Each year at the True Blood panel at Comic Con, Alan Ball unveils a special Comic Con-exclusive reel showing what has passed and what’s to come the rest of the season. This year, HBO reaches out to the fans who couldn’t be there with a very special opportunity to see the brand new trailer. Beginning today, July 14, HBO Connect ... Read More »

HBO Offers Free Preview Weekend, HBO GO Heads to Kindle

With True Blood premiering this weekend, HBO is betting they’ll get you hooked if you get a free sample so they’ve made this a free HBO weekend! From June 8-11, HBO and Cinemax will be free on most cable and satellite platforms. (Check with your provider to verify that it will be available for you.) In addition, HBO GO is ... Read More »

True Blood Season 5 Promo with NEW Footage to Air Sunday, April 1

Head’s up, Truebies! A brand new True Blood promo will air on HBO shortly before the premiere of Game of Thrones on Sunday, April 1! We’ve been informed that this is a show promo featuring new characters and footage from season 5. Woo to the hoo! We’ll have the beautiful, HD version of the promo posted here Sunday night, so ... Read More »

Official True Blood Cookbook Coming This Fall

Chronicle Books and HBO just announced that The True Blood Cookbook is coming this Fall. You may recall that Liz and I were co-authoring an unofficial True Blood cookbook, announced last year. Well, that project was nixed by both HBO and Penguin for intellectual property reasons. Looks like someone thought it was a good idea, though! The True Blood Cookbook ... Read More »