Another major True Blood season 6 (and 7!) role has been cast. Below the Read More!
My favorite spoiler columnist, Michael Ausiello, announced today that the role of Wes — now renamed James! — the deep, soulful and musical vampire who is going to be part of a romantic triangle in seasons 6 and 7, has been cast! Who is the would-be new vampire dreamboat? Luke Grimes, formerly of Brothers & Sisters. Here’s an excerpt of what Ausiello had to say. For more, follow the link to the whole story.
Bon Temps is about to bear witness to quite an anomaly: a vampire with more substance than style.
True Blood has tapped Brothers & Sisters alum Luke Grimes play the recurring role of James, a circa ’70s-made vamp who is smart, spiritual and emotionally deeper than any other bloodsucker we’ve seen before, TVLine has learned exclusively.
Picture a cross between Jim Morrison and Gary Clark Jr. with even more of a poet’s edge. The dude’s every women’s dream come true, and he doesn’t even know it.
Grimes, who spent two seasons on Brothers & Sisters as William Walker’s love child Ryan, is set to debut at the midway point of the HBO hit’s sixth season (which is slated to premiere in June).
And here’s the newly named James. What do you think? Hot or not?