True Blood Season 6 has an official start date of Sunday, June 16th. This will be the first season that series creator Alan Ball will not be a part of the show. the series will now be helmed by Brian Buckner. There is also another change for the Vampires of HBO. True Blood usually featured a season of 12 episodes. This season the blood will run a tad thinner with only 10.
This season will also have Robert Patrick’s (Terminator 2, The X-Files) character become a series regular. Ruther Hauer (Blade Runner, Batman Begins) will will also join the cast as a regular as well.