HBO released new images for True Blood season 5 including Chris Meloni as Vampire Roman (shown above). The gallery below has the new images. Waiting sucks but the new season will premiere 6/10/12
Finally the negotiations are over and yes Chris Meloni is joining True Blood’s fifth season. Per TVLine:
According to executive producer Alan Ball, the former Law & Order: SVU front man will play, ”An ancient, powerful vampire who holds the fate of Bill and Eric in his hands.”
Michael Ausiello also teases fans with this:
Urgent Notice: I’ll be revealing more details about Meloni’s vamp alter ego in the next 24 hours on Twitter, so best start following me at @MichaelAusiello now!
I’ll keep an eye out for fans as well. Waiting sucks but now we have a new face for the powerful vampire! Can’t wait.
UPDATE: More info from Ausiello on Meloni’s role on True Blood:
Question: OK, I’ll bite: What else can you tell me about Chris Meloni’s role on True Blood? —Diego
Ausiello: He’s the mastermind of… something. Guesses? Hit the comments. And then look for the answer on Twitter very soon!
I’m guessing perhaps the mastermind of ……”The Authority”..just my guess!
UPDATE: Here is what Michael posted earlier today: