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True Blood cast list, including photos of the actors when available. This list includes all of the True Blood main actors and actresses, so if they are an integral part of the show you'll find them below. You can various bits of trivia about these True Blood stars, such as where the actor was born and what their year of birth is. This cast list of actors from True Blood focuses primarily on the main characters, but there may be a few actors who played smaller roles on True Blood that are on here as well.

This poll contains items like Kristin Bauer van Straten and Lizzy Caplan

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Adina Porter is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list True Blood Cast List
True Blood
Adina Elizabeth Porter (born March 13, 1971) is an American actress. She is best known for her roles as Lettie Mae Thornton on the HBO fantasy horror series True Blood (2008–2014), Kendra James ...more
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Alexander Skarsgår... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list True Blood Cast List
True Blood, Generation Kill, Revelations
Alexander Johan Hjalmar Skarsgård (born 25 August 1976) is a Swedish actor. He is best known for his roles as vampire Eric Northman on the HBO series True Blood, Meekus in Zoolander, the ...more
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Alfre Woodard is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list True Blood Cast List
True Blood, Desperate Housewives, Hill Street Blues
Alfre Woodard (; born November 8, 1952) is an American actress, producer, and political activist. Woodard has been named one of the most versatile and accomplished actors of her generation. She ...more
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Anna Paquin is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list True Blood Cast List
True Blood, A Drop of True Blood
Anna Hélène Paquin ( PAK-win; born 24 July 1982) is a New Zealand-Canadian actress. She was born in Manitoba and brought up in Wellington, New Zealand, before moving to Los Angeles ...more
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Carrie Preston is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list True Blood Cast List
True Blood, Good Morning, Miami
Carrie Preston (born June 21, 1967) is an American actress, producer, and director. She is known for her work on the television series True Blood, Person of Interest, Crowded, The Good Wife, The ...more
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Christopher Meloni is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list True Blood Cast List
True Blood, Law & Order: Special Victims Unit, Oz
Christopher Peter Meloni (born April 2, 1961) is an American actor. He is known for his television roles as NYPD Detective Elliot Stabler on the NBC legal drama Law & Order: Special Victims ...more
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Christina Moore is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list True Blood Cast List
That '70s Show, Jessie, Mad TV
Christina Moore (born April 12, 1973) is an American actress, comedian, fashion designer, model, and screenwriter. She is most notable for her membership in the main cast of comedians on the ...more
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Chris Bauer is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list True Blood Cast List
True Blood, The Wire, Third Watch
Mark Christopher Bauer (born October 28, 1966) is an American film, television, and theater actor best known for his television work in The Wire, Third Watch, True Blood, Survivor's Remorse and ...more
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Denis O'Hare is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list True Blood Cast List
True Blood, American Horror Story, Maggie Hill
Denis Patrick Seamus O'Hare (born January 17, 1962) is an American actor noted for his award-winning performances in the plays Take Me Out and Sweet Charity, as well as portraying vampire king ...more
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Evan Rachel Wood is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list True Blood Cast List
True Blood, Once and Again, Profiler
Evan Rachel Wood (born September 7, 1987) is an American actress, model, and musician. She began acting in the 1990s, appearing in several television series, including American Gothic (1995–96) ...more
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Courtney Ford is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list True Blood Cast List
Courtney Ford is an American actress. She is best known for her roles on television, such as playing Christine Hill on Dexter (2009), Portia Bellefleur on True Blood (2011), Lily on Parenthood ...more
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Fiona Shaw is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list True Blood Cast List
Fiona Shaw
True Blood, Empire, Gormenghast
Fiona Shaw (born Fiona Mary Wilson; 10 July 1958) is an Irish actress and theatre and opera director. She is known for her role as Petunia Dursley in the Harry Potter film series (2001–10), as ...more
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Janina Gavankar is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list True Blood Cast List
True Blood, The League, The Gates
Janina Zione Gavankar (; born November 29, 1980) is an American actress and musician. Gavankar is also trained as a pianist, vocalist, and orchestral percussionist. She majored in Theatre ...more
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Danielle James is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list True Blood Cast List
Danielle James is an actress, film producer and television producer.
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Jessica Tuck is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list True Blood Cast List
True Blood, Judging Amy, Rex Is Not Your Lawyer
Jessica Tuck (born February 19, 1963) is an American actress, best known for her performances on television as Megan Gordon Harrison on the ABC soap opera One Life to Live, Gillian Gray in the ...more
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Joe Manganiello is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list True Blood Cast List
True Blood, So Notorious, American Heiress
Joseph Michael Manganiello ( MANG-gə-NEL-oh; Italian: [maŋɡaˈnjɛllo], Neapolitan: [maŋɡaˈnjellə]; born December 28, 1976) is an American actor, director, and producer. His professional film ...more
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Kevin Alejandro is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list True Blood Cast List
True Blood, Southland, Drive
Kevin Michael Alejandro (born April 7, 1976) is an American actor and film director. He is known for his roles as Nate Moretta in the crime drama Southland, Jesús Velásquez in the ...more
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Kristin Bauer van Strate... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list True Blood Cast List
True Blood, Justice League, The Soup
Kristin Bauer van Straten is an American film and television actress, notable for her roles as vampire Pamela Swynford De Beaufort on the HBO television series True Blood, Jerry's girlfriend ...more
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Lizzy Caplan is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list True Blood Cast List
Masters of Sex, Party Down, Related
Elizabeth Anne Caplan (born June 30, 1982) is an American actress and model. Her first acting role was on the cult television series Freaks and Geeks (1999–2000). She received wider recognition ...more
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Lois Smith is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list True Blood Cast List
True Blood, Another World, Good Sports
Lois Arlene Smith (née Humbert; born November 3, 1930) is an American character actress, whose career spans seven decades. She made her film debut in the 1955 drama film East of Eden, and ...more
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Lynn Collins is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list True Blood Cast List
True Blood, Haunted
Viola Lynn Collins (born May 16, 1977) is an American actress. She has made television appearances in True Blood and Manhunt: Unabomber, and is recognized for her roles in films such as X-Men ...more
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Jessica Stroup is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list True Blood Cast List
90210, The Following, Marcy
Jessica Leigh Stroup (born October 23, 1986) is an American actress, best known for her role as Erin Silver on 90210 (2008–13), Max Hardy on The Following (2014–15) and Joy Meachum on Iron Fist ...more
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Marshall Allman is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list True Blood Cast List
True Blood, Prison Break
Marshall Scot Allman (born April 5, 1984) is an American actor. He is known to television audiences for his role as L. J. Burrows on Fox's successful television series, Prison Break. He is also ...more
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Mehcad Brooks is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list True Blood Cast List
True Blood, Desperate Housewives, Necessary Roughness
Mehcad Jason McKinley Brooks (born October 25, 1980) is an American actor and former fashion model. He is known for his roles as Matthew Applewhite in the second season of ABC's series Desperate ...more
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Michael McMillian is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list True Blood Cast List
True Blood, Saved
Michael McMillian (born October 21, 1978) is an American actor and writer, known for his roles as Henry Gibson on What I Like About You, Steve Newlin on the HBO series True Blood, and Owen on ...more