Deadline.com reported that Peter Mensah has been cast as Kibwe- “chancellor for The Authority”.
[box] EXCLUSIVE: Peter Mensah will join True Blood in a recurring role as Kibwe, Chancellor for the Authority. Originally from Africa, Kibwe works toward mainstreaming under Roman’s tenure. Mensah has appeared in films including Zack Snyder’s 300, Antoine Fuqua’s Tears Of The Sun, Touchstone Pictures’ Hidalgo and James Cameron’s Avatar. His television credits include Terminator: The Sarah Connor Chronicles, Witchblade, The Pretender and Star Trek: Enterprise.[/box]
UPDATE: “mainstreaming under Roman’s tenure”. It was speculated that perhaps Christopher Meloni’s character is “Roman”
Just noticed this on imdb: (Huge thanks to Trueblood Confidential) Listed under Christopher Meloni’s filmography:
True Blood (TV series)