A new casting call and yes finally a better episode name for episode 5.02 “Authority Always Wins”. A huge thanks to M from the Bookies FB page!
Episode #502, “Authority Always Wins”
[KIBWE] Early 40s to early 60s. A slender African gentleman vampire, he’s an Authority council member who believes rehabilitation for prisoners over stricter punishment…STRONG RECURRING UPDATE: Peter Mensah has been cast 2/13/12
[ROSALYN HARRIS] 40s to 60s. A Texas vampire with “hair high enough to interfere with air traffic,” she’s an Authority council member with a homespun wisdom-spouting mouth and a firm hand…RECURRING UPDATE: Part filled by Carolyn Hennesey she tweeted the following 12/3/11: source:
[ALEXANDER] 9 years old. An impetuous young vampire who was turned at the age of 9, he’s an Authority council member who loves cigarettes and razzing his fellow council members…RECURRING
[DIETER BRAUN] 40s to 50s. Mature and self-possessed, calm and authoritative, with a piercing gaze, this vampire of average build is nevertheless extremely intimidating, and he uses innovative methods to torture a prisoner during an interrogation…UPDATE 1/18/12 Role has been cast by Christopher Heyerdahl. He played the ancient Volturi vampire Marcus in three of the Twilight movies: New Moon, Breaking Dawn Part 1 and the upcoming Part 2 Image below:
UPDATE: There is a big buzz saying that C. Meloni is in talks to join the cast of True Blood as a “powerful Vampire” perhaps Dieter? 11/30/11
[CHRISTINE VAN HEUSEN] Late 20s to 30s. Seen on TV, she’s a cute brunette newscaster for a CNN-type program who conducts a high-profile, in-depth interview…1 speech & 5 lines, 2 scenes
[CLERK] 30s to 40s. The kind of guy who buys pork rinds, he lives in a trailer and works at the Stake House, a home protection store that sells weapons designed to hurt vampires…3 speeches & 3 lines, 1 scene
[BOY] 14, determined, hurt, and angry, he punches Jason in the face for sleeping with his mom and breaking up his parents…6 lines, 1 scene
[ELLIS] 20s to mid 30s. A member of Jason’s former road crew, he punches Jason in the face for sleeping with his wife…5 lines, 1 scene
[NIGEL] 30s to 40s. A grotesque-looking vampire prisoner, he’s been scarred, burned and deformed — punishment for his predilection for eating babies…5 lines, 1 scene
[WASHCLOTH HELEN] 20s to early 30s. Seen in flashback to 1905 in San Francisco, she’s a young prostitute who snorts cocaine…2 lines, 1 scene UPDATE 12/7/11: The casting notice for [WASHCLOTH HELEN] has been updated slightly (She’s now curvy and a co-star).
[HOT GIRL] A hot female college student at a kegger, she’s excited when a notorious, unexpected guest shows up…3 lines, 1 scene
[HOT DUDE] A hot male college student at a kegger, he’s excited when a notorious, unexpected guest shows up…2 lines, 2 scenes
[MAN] 30s to 40s. Seen in flashback to 1905 in San Francisco, this pleasant, well-dressed, seemingly non-threatening man is actually quite dangerous…2 lines, 1 scene
So True Blood fans what do you think of this casting call? The “Authority” reference in the episode title does lead me to believe that the secret Vampire governing group will have a hand in this episode. Waiting sucks but at least they have started filming for the fifth season! UPDATE: Alex confirmed with Skarsgardnews that he will start filming for season 5 NEXT WEEK! Filming photos 12/7/11 on site main page
Casting call for episode 5.01 link here: titled “Turn, Turn, Turn”.