Tag Archives: Janina Gavankar

Janina Gavankar Boards THE MYSTERIES OF LAURA


More great news about former True Blood cast members! This time it’s Janina Gavankar, our favorite deceased skin-walker, and one of our personal favorite interviews. She will co-star in the new NBC drama pilot “The Mysteries of Laura” with the marvelous Debra Messing. The story is about Laura Diamond, a homicide detective who can handle the bad guys, but her ... Read More »

Direct from Dragon Con: An Interview with Janina Gavankar


[Editor's note: We have another report from our roving correspondent, Lisa, catching up with one of our faves, Janina Gavankar! Enjoy!] Earlier this month at Dragon Con, I was lucky to sit down with the fabulous Janina Gavankar for a one on one interview. She was an absolute joy! She was energetic, sweet and super fun (even at 9am on a ... Read More »

Janina Gavankar Joins the Cast of HUSBANDS, Apparently Doesn’t Need Sleep


Janina Gavankar is keeping busy, as usual! Post-True Blood, she’s worked on a couple of as yet unannounced projects, filmed a guest spot on The Vampire Diaries which could become a recurring gig, and today TV Guide revealed that she’s joined the cast of popular web series Husbands. Husbands showrunner Brad Bell tells TV Guide that Janina will play “something of ... Read More »

Janina Gavankar Heads to THE VAMPIRE DIARIES


True Blood alum Janina Gavankar has a new job, which she was trying not to spoil on Twitter, but TVLine broke the news tonight so she can start posting “location specific” updates: she’s moving to Mystic Falls (aka The Vampire Diaries). Janina is playing Tessa, a potentially recurring character who first appears in the third episode of The Vampire Diaries ... Read More »

Janina Gavankar Introduces Deborah Ann Woll at Comic Con’s Original Music Panel


Janina Gavankar (Luna) was scheduled to moderate the Original Music Panel at this year’s Comic Con, but was called away on an emergency family matter. Something about becoming an Aunt. The music panel was made up of talented composers who have scored for such television shows as “The Vampire Diaries”, “Being Human” and “Fringe”. They are Geoff Zanelli (“The Lone ... Read More »

True Blood Heads to ScareFest!


We love it when we can share an opportunity for Truebies to meet stars from True Blood. This week it’s Comic Con 2013 but coming up in Lexington, KY, on September 13 – 15, Rutina Wesley, Sam Trammell, Janina Gavankar and Jim Parrack will be attending The Scarefest Horror and Paranormal convention. If you are also fans of Dawn of the ... Read More »

True Blood Stars Going To Dragon*Con


Dragon*Con updated their list of confirmed attendees and we see a lot of familiar faces! True Blood cast (current and former) currently scheduled to attend include: Kristin Bauer Jim Parrack Janina Gavankar Lauren Bowles Tara Buck They’re still adding guests to the roster, so be sure to bookmark their site and check back for updates. We’ll have a reporter on ... Read More »

Where Are They Now? Remembering the Fallen of True Blood – Season 1

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True Blood season 6 kicks off with the first casualty of the season, Luna, played delightfully by Janina Gavankar. We know that the cast and crew of the show have a “death wall” where they remember all the fallen characters from past seasons to current. It prompted this 6 part, season-by-season, bi-weekly series culminating in all the dead, undead and ... Read More »

R.I.P. True Blood Season 6 Claims {SPOILER}


Speculation has run rampant about the fate of one of our favorite characters after the True Blood season 5 finale, and the question was answered in the first few minutes of the season 6 premiere. After shifting on live television, Luna is in a really bad way. Sam manages to get her and Emma out of Authority HQ before it ... Read More »

PHOTOS: True Blood Cast Celebrates Season 6 on the Red Carpet


The cast and creative team (and fans and media) celebrated the return of True Blood with a red carpet premiere party tonight in Los Angeles. We’ll be adding photos to our red carpet album as they come in, so be sure to refresh! (Untagged versions coming as soon as we can get them.) Also be sure to check out HBO’s ... Read More »