Follow Friday: True Blood (via @TB_PamR)
Confused by all the TBRP characters on Twitter? We’ve got the scoop on where to find the real stars of HBO’s original True Blood as well as official accounts for the show and the Sookie Stackhouse/Southern Vampire Mysteries books by Charlaine Harris. For all things True Blood the place to start is @TrueBloodHBO on Twitter and on Facebook
Please note: HBO does NOT endorse and is not affiliated with any RP accounts, Neither is Charlaine Harris. To the best of our knowledge NONE of the RP characters on Twitter are or are even affiliated with with the talented actors and actresses appearing in True Blood.
Before we dive into the cast members we want to give a special shout out to some of the amazing musicians and crew members who work so hard to make True Blood the series we all love. Although it’s unlikely a role-player will ever choose them as a character for TBRP, we should all applaud their work. They are:
Cinematographer Romero Tirone helps give True Blood its unique look and visual feel. You can find him on Twitter as @RomeoTi.
Now on to the faces you all know and recognize! Please note that Alexander Skarsgård who plays Eric Northman on True Blood does not, to the best of our knowledge, tweet or have a Facebook page.
True Blood Season 5 Cast
Sookie doesn’t tweet but Anna has an official Facebook page.
Deborah Ann Woll
Jamie Gray Hyder
The talented actor behind the long-suffering Hoyt Fortenberry tweets from @parrack120
Instantly recognizable as the Were(wolf) Alcide Hevereaux, you can find the multi-faceted actor on Twitter as @Joemangiello.
You can find the actress behind Rikki, a new werewolf in town on Twitter as @iamkellyoverton
Kristin Bauer van Straten
The bewitching lady behind Holly Cleary tweets from @LaurenEBowles.
The gifted comic book author and actor behind Rev. Steve Newlin is on Twitter as @McMillzz.
This comes with a disclaimer. It appears the talented actor behind Lafayette may be on Twitter at @OfficialNelsan, however, Twitter isn’t listing this account as verified and there only appear to have been on Twitter since May, so it’s hard to judge the authenticity of the account.
The talented actress behind the long-suffering and much maligned Tara Thornton doesn’t tweet but you can find her on Facebook.
The extraordinary actor who shares a first name with his character Sam Merlotte is on Twitter as @SamTrammell
Finally Dead or Ghosts
We’re pretty sure the characters played by the following actors and actress are finally dead. Of course that doesn’t mean they won’t reappear in True Blood at some point. Look at who turned up for the Season 4 Finale!
The very talented man behind Eric’s Maker Godric is on Twitter as @Allanhyde
The beautiful actress behind the ill-fated Daphne Landry is on Twitter as @AshleyAJones
Evan Rachel Wood
Best known as Queen Sophie Anne, this amazing actress tweets as @evanrachelwood.
The handsome man who stole our hearts and Lafayette’s as Jesus tweets from @KevinMAlejandro.
The amazing actress behind Claudine Crane, Sookie’s fairy godmother can be found on Twitter as @LaraPulver
The terrifyingly talented lady behind Bill’s Maker Lorena Krasiki is on Twitter as @KlavenoFarmGirl.
Poor Eggs. The handsome man who brought him to life tweets as @MechadBrooks.
The fascinating and talented actor behind True Blood’s very first villain, Rene Lenier can be found on Twitter as @MRaymondJames
Although True Blood has a reputation for killing off characters, those played by these talented folks are in a sort of limbo. Their characters are not know to be finally dead but they also aren’t known to be appearing in True Blood Season 5 Not that that means anything….
The actress fortunate enough to play Alcide’s sister Janice Hevereaux tweets as @DawnOliveri
Marcia de Rousse
The actress who gives Dr. Amy Ludwig her attitude tweets from @smartlilblonde.
The lovely lady behind Officer Kenya Jones is on Twitter as @tanyaTTwright.