What Did Bachelorette Emily Maynard Used to Look Like? 5 Weird Fan Questions Answered by Wetpaint Entertainment 6 of 6 Previous Autoplay Next Share Tweet July 25, 2012 at 08:00AM EDT by Laura Case Related: News, Gossip, Gossip Girl, Reality Gossip, The Bachelorette, The Vampire Diaries, The Voice, True Blood full size Credit: HBO ©2012 Home Box Office How Much Does Sookie Stackhouse Make Per Episode of True Blood? Sookie Stackhouse makes $0 per episode of True Blood, unless she happens to work a shift at Merlotte’s, in which case she probably brings in minimum wage plus tips. Anna Paquin, however, makes upwards of $75,000 per episode for playing Sookie (according to TV Guide). See the distinction?