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More True Blood Casting News

Following up yesterday's casting news for the hit HBO series "True Blood", we have one more name to add to the ever-growing list of new stars and potential fangbangers (how we love that term)!

67th Annual Golden Globe Awards Nominations Announced

The Hollywood Foreign Press Association announced the nominees for its 67th Annual Golden Globe Awards this morning, and while the horror genre was mostly absent from the theatrical categories, it was pretty well represented on the small screen.

UPDATE: James Frain and Alfre Woodard Join True Blood in Recurring Roles

And the True Blood casting news keeps on rolling in. Fans of The Tudors and 24 have a lot to be excited about as James Frain (aka Thomas Cromwell and Paul Raines, respectively) has just signed on as recurring character Franklin Mott.

Kristin Bauer Becomes a True Blood Regular

Kristen Bauer (Galaxis) has been tapped to join the ranks of HBO's True Blood, full-time when the series returns for its third season later this year. But, what's going on with Pam? Read on for some juicy tidbits...

More New Blood - Both Vamp & Lycan - Added to True Blood

If the flurry of casting news over the past couple of days is any indication, Season Three of HBO's popular series "True Blood" is going to be taking viewers in some new and different directions. Joining the regulars as recurring characters are Theo Alexander as Talbot, an "intensely beautiful" vampire, and Grant Bowler (pictured) as Coot, a menacing biker werewolf.

True Blood Season 3 Cast Expands

Some pretty cool casting news coming out of HBO's "True Blood" camp tonight! It seems that Sam Merlotte wasn't the only member of his ... ummm ... litter! Lay down some newspaper, kids! A young pup is on the way!

True Blood Busts Coming from DC Direct

DC Unlimited, which has been bringing you those World of Warcraft figures and just about everything else in the DC comics universe through DC Direct, now takes aim at the top of the food chain on cable TV. Get ready for "True Blood" mini-busts in 2010!

Time Again to Help the People Choose Correctly

2009 is starting to wind down so of course that means it's time for all the various awards shows to begin rearing their heads. First up -- The People's Choice Awards, which (even discounting the predictable numerous mentions of Twilight) have a pretty healthy array of genre nominees.

Alan Ball & True Blood Writers Reveal Some Season 3 Details

Last night the Paley Center hosted a panel entitled "Inside the Writers Room: True Blood", and representing the HBO series were creator/executive producer Alan Ball along with writer's assistant Elisabeth Finch, script coordinator Kate Barnow, co-executive producer Brian Buckner, co-executive producer Nancy Oliver, supervising producer Alexander Woo, and producer Raelle Tucker. Read on for a few choice tidbits of what was said and some hints of what fans can expect during Season 3.

Vampire Lestat Vampire Club's Tru Blood & Gold Ball

Ever since I first read Anne Rice's Vampire Chronicles, I swore one of these days I'd make it to her annual Vampire Lestat Vampire Club Halloween Ball. Unfortunately, this isn't my year, but if you live anywhere near New Orleans, you might want to make it yours as the group is presenting a "Tru Blood & Gold Ball" for 2009.

Scream Awards 09 -- More Video Highlights

The Dread Central crew were in attendance at the recent Spike TV Scream Awards reporting on the events as they happened, and to get you geared up for watching the show tomorrow night, October 27th, Spike has released a few more highlights!

Scream Awards 09 -- Video Highlights!

The Dread Central crew were in attendance at this past weekend's Spike TV Scream Awards reporting on the events as they happened, and to get you geared up for watching the show yourself, Spike has released a few highlights!

HBO's True Blood Inspired Jewelry Collection

HBO, in collaboration with Udi Behr, Chief Designer for Love Peace and Hope, has created a new line of jewelry around the network’s hit series "True Blood". Inspired by the dark and sexy nature of the vampires in the television series, the collection includes bracelets, leather cuffs, necklaces, rings, and earrings in an edgy fusion of sterling silver, polished steel, and crimson rubies – many of which feature a patented fang-like clasp.

Scream '09: Red Carpet, Event and After-Party Coverage

Dread Central (in this case Heather Wixson, myself, and a moonlighting Brian Smith) hit the red carpet this past Saturday for the taping of the fourth annual Spike Scream Awards, held at the Greek Theatre in Los Angeles, and brought back a slew of photos and video interviews from the press line, as well as from the event itself and subsequent after-party (which was held at the Forever Hollywood Cemetery in, well, Hollywood).

Scream Awards Results As They Happen

“Resistance is futile” -- The fourth annual Scream Awards, the first and only global event of its kind to honor the best in sci-fi, fantasy, horror and comic genres are happening RIGHT NOW, at The Greek Theater in Los Angeles, and we're bringing you the results as they happen. The two-hour extravaganza will premiere on Spike TV on Tuesday, October 27 (10:00 PM-Midnight, ET/PT).