True Blood Season 6, Episode 2
Title: “The Sun”
Debut: Sunday, June 23 (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET/PT)
A long-lost relative reveals himself to Jason and Sookie. After Tara is victimized by a new government weapon, Eric takes matters into his own hands in an effort to thwart Burrell’s anti-vampire initiatives. On the road to work, Sookie is drawn to a handsome stranger who...
True Blood Season 6, Episode 1
Title: “Who Are You, Really?”
Debut: Sunday, June 16 (9:00-10:00 p.m. ET/PT)
In the wake of Bill’s blood-soaked reincarnation, Sookie, Eric, Jason, Jessica, Tara, Pam and Nora flee the Authority compound as Sam, Luna and Emma dodge swarming guards. Now packmaster, Alcide discovers that the job comes with unsavory side dishes, but other major...
Title: Save Yourself
Air Date: August 26, 2012 at 6:00 PM PDT
Eric embarks on a final, desperate mission to overthrow The Authority – and save Bill from losing his humanity; Andy faces the consequences of a light pact he made; Alcide readies for a second showdown with J.D.; Sam and Luna test their limits in trying to escape The Authority.
Air Date: August 19, 2012 at 6:00 PM PDT
Slipping further into religious fervor, Bill gives Jessica an order she’s loath to carry out; Armed with a damning video of Russell and Steve, the military delivers an ultimatum to The Authority; Claude and Maurella take Sookie to meet the faerie elder, who may know something about an ancient family secret; Alcide reconnects with his father;...
Title: Gone, Gone, Gone
Air Date: August 12, 2012 at 6:00 PM PDT
With vampire-on-human attacks increasing, The Authority attempts to woo public favor; Bill puts a spin on the rising vampire violence;Nora tries to convert Eric to Lilith's gospel; Jason finds a mysterious scroll; Elijah, the new vampire sheriff of Area 5, pushes Pam and Tara to obey a new mandate; Sam and Luna search for Emma;...
Title: Everybody Wants to Rule the World
Air Date: August 5, 2012 at 6:00 PM PDT
Vampires celebrate the start of the holy war; Anti-supernatural zealots put Sookie in danger; As the Authority proceeds with Lilith’s plan, Eric plots his escape; Gran directs Sookie to a clue to her parents’ murderer; Andy and Jason search for leads to the identities of the people behind the shifter killings; Alcide...
Title: Somebody That I Used to Know
Air Date: July 29, 2012 at 6:00 PM PDT
At Authority headquarters, The Authority revels in a new direction and the Chancellors revel in the afterglow of recent events; Eric gets a message from Godric; Bill is shaken by a distant memory. Helped by Claude and his sisters, Sookie and Jason visit the site of their parents’ deaths, with shocking results; An emotional...
Title: In The Beginning
Air Date: July 22, 2012 at 6:00 PM PDT
Salome reveals her true allegiances; Bill and Eric get a powerful taste of sacred blood; A revelation at Hot Wings causes Sookie to wonder what her life would be like without faerie powers and Sookie embraces her human side; Meanwhile, Sam sniffs out several shifter shooters; Hoyt finds camaraderie in a new group of friends; Alcide...
Air Date: July 15, 2012 at 6:00 PM PDT
The aftermath at the asylum leaves Sookie with an eerie sense of foreboding; At Fangtasia, Pam breaks up a vamp-girl fight, praising Tara for her tenacity; Lafayette visits Ruby Jean, who also received a disturbing message from Jesus; Fearing for his family’s safety, Terry blames his curse for his troubles with Arlene; Alcide challenges J.D.;...
Title: Let's Boot and Rally
Air Date: July 8, 2012 at 6:00 PM PDT
With time running short, Bill and Eric enlist Sookie to probe for clues on Russell’s hiding place; Unable to deal with the demon magic inside him, Lafayette calls out to Jesus’ spirit for help; Patrick Devins and Terry are held hostage in a bunker belonging to their Iraq War buddy Brian Eller; Jason wakes to a disturbing dream;...
Title: We'll Meet Again
Air Date: July 1, 2012 at 9:00 PM PDT
Eric and Bill are afraid for their lives; Sookie opens up to Alcide; Lafayette endangers Sookie; Roman and Salome search for a traitor in the council; Andy and Jason go to a party; Terry has a flashback; Sookie drowns her sorrows.
Title: Whatever I Am, You Made Me
Air Date: June 24, 2012 at 9:00 PM PDT
Bill and Eric barter for their lives with the Authority Chancellors and their leader, Roman. Salome and Roman enlist a new ally in the face of Russell’s return. Sookie goes to Fangtasia to ask for help from Pam, who is still caught up in her memories of Eric and the strange murders at the Comstock Brothel. Andy’s dalliance...
Title: Authority Always Wins
Air Date: June 17, 2012 at 9:00 PM PDT
At the Vampire Authority headquarters in New Orleans, Bill and Eric meet Salome and become acquainted with the Authority’s interrogation techniques. Pam recalls her human life as the madam of the Comstock Brothel in San Francisco, and her first encounter with Eric. Werewolves J.D. and Rikki pay tribute to Marcus, but Alcide...
Title: Turn! Turn! Turn
Air Date: June 10, 2012 at 9:00 PM PDT
Sookie and Lafayette struggle with the aftermath of Tara’s shooting, while also cleaning up after Debbie Pelt. Meanwhile, Bill and Eric, cleaning up a mess of their own, are visited by the Vampire Authority, one of whom is Nora, a woman from Eric’s past. In search of the missing Marcus, Alcide’s werewolf pack comes after Sam. With...
Title: And When I Die
Air Date: September 11, 2011 at 9:00 PM PDT
It’s Samhain, Wicca’s greatest holy day, and spirits of the dead surface in Bon Temps, giving Sookie valuable allies to combat Marnie’s newest incarnation. Lafayette’s latest medium encounter imperils his relationship with Jesus; Jason finds confession good for the soul, but not the body; Alcide makes a heartfelt appeal to the...
Title: Soul of Fire
Air Date: September 4, 2011 at 9:00 PM PDT
As the Wiccan-vampire standoff reaches a critical juncture, Sookie summons her faerie powers to prevent Marnie from bewitching Bill, Eric and Pam into a suicide march, while Jesus casts a secret spell designed to un-bind Marnie/Antonia and break the witch’s deadly defenses. Sam settles a score with Marcus; Alcide confronts Debbie...
Title: Burning Down the House
Air Date: August 28, 2011 at 9:00 PM PDT
As all hell breaks loose in Shreveport, Sookie summons her most potent powers yet to save Bill, in the process breaking a spell and leading Marnie/Antonia to re-evaluate her mission. Jason urges Jessica to glamour him for Hoytʼs sake; Terry drags Andy to “Fort Bellefleur” for an intervention; Alcide reconsiders his allegiances...
Title: Let's Get Out of Here
Air Date: August 21, 2011 at 9:00 PM PDT
Convalescing after her latest near-death trauma, Sookie envisions a world where thereʼs room for both Bill and Eric. Jesus tries to purge the restless spirit out of Lafayette; Marcus enlists Alcide to help him deal with the Sam situation; Bill and Nan Flanagan clash over their agendas; Hoyt asks Jason to make a delivery to...
Air Date: August 14, 2011 at 9:00 PM PDT
As Bill and Marnie brace for a dangerous midnight faceoff, Sookie and Eric pledge their allegiance to the King. Jason is torn between friendship and passion, and Jessica is spurned from two homes; Lafayette becomes the pawn of a tormented spirit; Tommy takes a walk in someone elseʼs shoes; Sam contends with yet another adversary in...
Title: Cold Grey Light of Dawn
Air Date: August 7, 2011 at 9:00 PM PDT
With Marnie empowered by spirits of the dead, Bill issues an unpopular order to save vampires from the light. Eric embraces his amnesia; Luna discovers Sam is not the man she thought he was; Lafayette expands his consciousness; Pam gets a body peel; Andyʼs date with Holly doesnʼt go as planned; Jessica has doubts about her...
Title: I Wish I Was the Moon
Air Date: July 31, 2011 at 9:00 PM PDT
Sookie searches for Jason under a full moon; Marnie connects with spirits of the past; Arlene and Terry cope with a suspicious inferno; Debbie urges Alcide to join a new werewolf community; Tommy trades places with Sam; Lafayette feels the spirit in Mexico; Eric surrenders to his Kingʼs will. Read the full recap here.
Title: Me and the Devil
Air Date: July 24, 2011 at 9:00 PM PDT
Sookie nurtures Eric; Bill gets involved personally in the necromancy crisis; Pam takes the veil; Sam becomes Tommyʼs accomplice; Arlene and Terry look to religion to solve their problem; Jesus and Lafayette head to Mexico to harness a shamanʼs power; Jason convalesces. Read the full recap here.
Title: Iʼm Alive and on Fire
Air Date: July 17, 2011 at 9:00 PM PDT
Alcide helps Sookie hunt for Eric; Marnie searches for guidance to break a spell; Bill discovers a common bond with the Bellefleurs; Jason begs for liberation from Hotshot; Sam penetrates Lunaʼs inner circle; Arlene sees the writing on the wall; Tommy returns to his roots. Read the full recap here.
Title: If You Love Me, Why Am I Dyinʼ?
Air Date: July 10, 2011 at 9:00 PM PDT
Sookie makes a deal with Eric, and reconnects with Alcide; Bill punishes an errant vampire and counsels a guilt-ridden Jessica; Jason is cast as a reluctant savior; Tommy eyes a scam and alienates Sam; Marnie flexes her newfound powers; Pam delivers an ultimatum to Lafayette, Tara and Jesus Eric spoils Sookieʼs faerie...
Title: ''You Smell Like Dinner''
Air Date: July 3, 2011 at 9:00 PM PDT
Tara and Sookie are back together to work on a real-estate issue. Bill and Eric discuss a local coven that could be a problem for the vampires. Jason is the recipient of some unconventional medical help. Sam discovers some things about Luna's demons. Jessica's cravings for human blood become stronger as she struggles to...
Title: Sheʼs Not There
Air Date: June 26, 2011 at 9:00 PM PDT
Sookie journeys away from Bon Temps; Eric and Bill try to win back the human public; Jason learns that no good deed goes unpunished; Tara finds refuge in close quarters; Sam bonds with his own; Hoyt and Jessica debate the dinner menu; Jesus urges Lafayette to join a coven; and Terry tries to alleviate Arleneʼs fears about the baby.
Title: Evil Is Going OnEric grapples with his conscience while plotting his perfect revenge against Russell. Fed up with being “vampire crack,” Sookie considers a new life without Bill – or any other vampire. Tara discovers some surprising news about Sam, whose rage resurfaces upon learning of Tommyʼs latest transgression. Jason finds a new calling...
Air Date: September 12, 2010 at 9:00 PM PDT
Title: Fresh BloodBill tries to earn back Sookieʼs trust, but ends up bringing her face-to-face with fresh dangers. Knowing heʼs no physical match for the King, Eric tempts Russell with the “ultimate vampire dream.” Jason tries to wrap his head around Crystalʼs revelation. Sam embraces his dark side, alienating everyone except Tara. Hoyt and Jessica take...
Air Date: August 29, 2010 at 12:00 AM PDT
Title: I Smell a RatA reluctant Bill warns Sookie about the dangers she will face. Jesus is intrigued by the mysterious qualities of V. Samʼs recent fit of rage triggersdark memories. Eric takes precautions and fulfills a wish; Arlene turns to Holly for help with a pressing problem; Jason deals with the unexpected, both with Tara and Crystal; Jessica is...
Air Date: August 22, 2010 at 12:00 AM PDT
Title: Everything Is BrokenWith the ratification of the Vampire Rights Amendment at hand, Nan Flanagan detours to Fangtasia to confront Eric about the Magisterʼs disappearance. A grief-stricken Russell vows revenge against his foes, vampire and human. Awaking from a slumber, Bill uncovers the truth about Sookieʼs true identity. Jason gets unexpected help...
Air Date: August 15, 2010 at 9:00 PM PDT
Title: Night on the SunShaken and disillusioned, Sookie rethinks her relationship with Bill. Sophie-Anne takes up a new residence as Russell plots his next move. Jessica and Bill reconcile; Jason throws down the gauntlet in hopes of saving Crystal; Lafayette gets a surprise visit from his mom, Ruby Jean; Sam tries to keep Tommy in check; Merlotteʼs gets a...
Air Date: August 8, 2010 at 12:00 AM PDT
Title: Hitting the GroundImperiled by Lorena, Sookie goes to extremes in her attempt to save Bill – with unforeseen consequences. Sam infiltrates a dogfighting ring to extricate Tommy from his parentsʼ greedy influence. Jason heads to jail to uncover the truth about Crystal; Summer makes a home-cooked play for Hoytʼs affections; Debbie vows revenge on...
Air Date: August 1, 2010 at 12:00 AM PDT
Title: I Got a Right to Sing the BluesSpurned by Eric, Sookie fears the worst for Bill, whose fate now lies in Lorenaʼs hands; fueled by a night of bloody passion, Tara executes a desperate plan to stave off Franklinʼs advances; in Bon Temps, Tommy finds it difficult to leave the family nest;
Air Date: July 25, 2010 at 12:00 AM PDT
Jessica puts Pamʼs teachings into practice; Jasonʼs romance with...
Title: TroubleAlcide and Sookie turn to an alpha-wolf “packmaster” for advice on dealing with Russellʼs minions; Tara considers a proposal from Franklin, whoʼs completed his mission for Russell; Joe Lee breaks his promise to Sam and Tommy; Lafayette learns the meaning of patience from Jesus, his motherʼs orderly; Jason meets his match in the mysterious...
Air Date: July 18, 2010 at 12:00 AM PDT
Title: 9 CrimesSookie joins Alcide at a raucous engagement party for Debbie Pelt, his former fiancée; Eric is given a deadline to locate Bill; Andy gets a promotion and draws Jasonʼs attention; Franklin takes Tara on a road trip; Arlene is irked by Jessicaʼs arrival at Merlotteʼs; Sam brokers a deal with Tommy and his parents, Melinda and Joe Lee; Bill “...
Air Date: July 11, 2010 at 12:00 AM PDT
Title: It Hurts Me TooIn search of Bill, Sookie heads to Jackson, Miss. in the company of Alcide (Joe Manganiello), a werewolf bodyguard assigned by Eric to protect her. Jason is distracted from his police exams; Bud (William Sanderson) reaches the end of his rope; Arlene (Carrie Preston) copes with unexpected news; Franklin charms Tara, and gets Jessica...
Air Date: June 27, 2010 at 12:00 AM PDT
Title: Beautifully BrokenRussell Edgington (Denis OʼHare), the Vampire King of Mississippi, concocts a plan to consolidate his power; Eric remembers his past; Sam tests the strength of his family bonds; Tara finds an ally in shady vampire Franklin Mott (James Frain).
Air Date: June 20, 2010 at 9:00 PM PDT
Title: Bad BloodSookie (Anna Paquin) turns to Eric (Alexander Skarsgård) for help in finding Bill (Stephen Moyer); Andy (Chris Bauer) urges Jason (Ryan Kwanten) to stay the course; Sam (Sam Trammell) reconnects with his past; Tara (Rutina Wesley) seeks refuge from her grief.
Air Date: June 13, 2010 at 12:00 AM PDT
Title: FrenzyWith the crisis in Bon Temps careening out of control, Bill seeks out the advice of Sophie-Anne, the Vampire Queen of Louisiana, but must exercise patience before she gives him critical information. Meanwhile, Sookie and Lafayette find that protecting Tara from herself is more difficult than they anticipated; a desperate Sam turns to an...
Air Date: August 30, 2009 at 9:00 PM PDT
Title: New World in My ViewSookie, Bill and Jason return to a Bon Temps turned upside down by Maryann. Lured to Merlotteʼs by Arlene, Sam and Andy find cold comfort in their refuge from a group of bloodthirsty revelers. Bill discovers that traditional vampire techniques donʼt work on Maryann; Hoyt and Jessica try to keep a lid on Maxineʼs madness; and...
Air Date: August 23, 2009 at 12:00 AM PDT
Title: I Will Rise UpA wounded Eric plays Sookie for a sucker, to Billʼs dismay, and ends up getting inside her head. Later, Sookie and Jason bond over their recent adventures. Blaming Eggs for Taraʼs bruises and bizarre behavior, Lafayette and Lettie Mae try to figure out a way to pry their kin from Maryannʼs clutches. Hoyt defends his relationship with...
Air Date: August 16, 2009 at 9:00 PM PDT
Title: TimebombSookieʼs captivity takes an unexpected turn when Eric arrives to do his masterʼs bidding on the eve of the Fellowshipʼs lockdown. In Bon Temps, Sam finds himself in hot water after making a gruesome discovery at Merlotteʼs, and Andy proves no help in coming to his defense. Sent home by Bill, Jessica and Hoyt learn that when it comes to sex,...
Air Date: August 9, 2009 at 9:00 PM PDT
Title: Release MeBetrayed by Daphne, Sam finds himself in an unenviable predicament at the hands of Maryann and her wild-eyed minions. Imprisoned with Hugo in the F.O.T.S. church, Sookie uses her telepathic powers to reach out to Bill, whoʼs being detained at the hotel by a stubbornly obsessive Lorena. After crossing a line with the Newlins, a fearful...
Air Date: August 2, 2009 at 9:00 PM PDT
Title: Hard-Hearted HannahAccompanied by Isabelʼs human boyfriend Hugo, Sookie embarks on a dangerous mission to locate Godric. Meanwhile, Bill is shocked when a vampire from his distant, more violent past resurfaces in Dallas. In Bon Temps, Daphne presses Sam to get comfortable in his own skin(s); Hoyt continues his unlikely courtship of Jessica; Andy...
Air Date: July 26, 2009 at 9:00 PM PDT
Title: Never Let Me GoIn Dallas, Sookie connects with one of her own, then joins Bill and Eric for astrategic summit at the lair of the missing vampire, Godric, attended by his lieutenants, Stan and Isabel. Meanwhile, Jason shows his mettle at a Light of Day boot camp, and is rewarded for his hard work with a gift from Sarah. Rebuffed by Tara in her...
Air Date: July 19, 2009 at 9:00 PM PDT
Title: Shake and Fingerpop
Air Date: July 12, 2009 at 9:00 PM PDT
With Jessica in tow, Bill and Sookie head to Dallas to carry out Ericʼs vampire reconnaissance mission – but a surprise awaits them at the airport. At the Light of Day Institute, Jason falls victim to a practical joke, but has the last laugh when the Newlins anoint him for a higher calling. Maryann throws Tara a birthday party at...
Title: ScratchesWhen Sookie is attacked by a mysterious creature, Bill must enlist Ericʼs help to save her. At the Light of Day retreat, Jason has second thoughts about the sectʼs anti-vampire agenda, but Sarah and Steve counter his doubts with flattery and promises. After snapping at Tara and new employee Daphne, Sam decides to cut and run. A bored Jessica...
Air Date: June 28, 2009 at 9:00 PM PDT
Title: Keep This Party GoingSookie is forced to cope with Billʼs obligations to Jessica, as well as the romantic inconveniences the teen vampireʼs presence creates. At the Light of Day leadership conference, Jason makes a favorable impression on its ambitious leaders, Steve and Sarah Newlin, though not on his jealous roommate Luke. Maryann casts her spell...
Air Date: June 21, 2009 at 9:00 PM PDT
Title: Nothing But the BloodA shocking murder outside Merlotteʼs has Bon Temps reeling. Meanwhile, Sookieʼs relationship with Bill is tested when she learns about Jessica, and of his involvement in her uncleʼs death. Sam recalls a shape-shifting encounter he had with Maryann as a 17-year-old. Jason gets a sudden windfall that allows him to pay for a...
Air Date: June 14, 2009 at 9:00 PM PDT
Title: You'll Be the Death of MeWith Jason in jail for Amy's murder, he tries to prove his innocence, while Sookie thinks that the killer is someone that they are close with. Meanwhile, Marryann bails Tara out of jail and lets her stay at her posh mansion. Tara is wary about trusting Maryann, but enjoys living in her luxurious home. Tara likes it even...
Air Date: November 23, 2008 at 9:00 PM PST
Title: To Love Is to BuryJason and Amy have to clean up after Eddie's demise but it pushes Jason to the edge and he isn't sure if he wants to continue his relationship with her. Meanwhile, Sookie caught a glimpse of something during her encounter with the serial killer and she and Sam travel to a diner in an adjoining county to see if they can get more...
Air Date: November 16, 2008 at 9:00 PM PST
Title: I Don't Wanna KnowWhen Sookie finds Sam asleep without clothes at her bed, he reveals his own secret to her that he happens to be a shape shifter, plus his pet dog seen around the bar is really him in disguise. Sam also recalls important events in his life. Arlene and Rene have their engagement party at Sam's bar and Sookie, already freaked out by...
Air Date: November 9, 2008 at 9:00 PM PST
Title: Plaisir d'amourAfter Sookie identifies the vampire bartender Longshadow responsible for stealing from Fangtasia, Bill steps in to protect her. In doing so however, he breaks a vampire taboo and must now face the consequences from Eric and his clan for killing one of their own. Knowing he will be away, he asks Sam Merlotte to keep an eye on Sookie....
Air Date: November 2, 2008 at 9:00 PM PST
Title: The Fourth Man in the FireSookie is thrilled to learn that Bill wasn't in the fire that killed four people, which included his three vamp friends. Her enthusiasm doesn't sit well with either the customers or her co-workers at Merlotte's Bar. Meanwhile, Jason and his new girlfriend, Amy Burley, are desperate to get more vampire blood for the rush...
Air Date: October 26, 2008 at 9:00 PM PDT
Title: Burning House of LoveAfter spending the night with Bill, Sookie is convinced that she has found the man of her dreams as the person who took her virginity. But Sookie's fellow workers and the customers at the bar don't quite agree as rumors spread of her relationship with a vampire. Sookie's painful childhood revelation about her Uncle Bartlett...
Air Date: October 19, 2008 at 9:00 PM PDT
Title: Cold GroundWith her grandmother as the latest victim of the mysterious serial killer, Sookie has to deal with her emotions. She can't block out the thoughts of others and she knows many of the townspeople blame her association with a vampire as the main reason her grandmother is now dead. She has a very clear message for them at the woman's...
Air Date: October 12, 2008 at 9:00 PM PDT
Title: Sparks Fly OutAfter their encounter with the racist policeman, Sookie tells Bill that she won't be seeing him anymore. The next day, Bill keeps his promise to Sookie's grandmother, Adele 'Gran' Stackhouse, to speak at the monthly meeting of the Descendents of the Glorious Dead. Bill becomes very popular when he reminiscences about the Civil War and...
Air Date: October 5, 2008 at 9:00 PM PDT
Title: Escape from Dragon HouseWith the town's second murder in a week, Jason is again the number one suspect, but Tara provides him with an alibi. Knowing that both Maudette and Dawn had frequented the Fangtasia vampire club, Sookie asks Bill to take her there as she tries to find evidence that will clear her brother. Both of the dead girls were well...
Air Date: September 28, 2008 at 9:00 PM PDT
Title: MineBill Compton's allure is diminished somewhat when Sookie visits him in his home and finds that several other rather nasty vampires has also dropped in for a visit. Bill protects her from his one-time friends but she sees a nasty side of vampire life. Dawn Green spends the night with Sookie's brother Jason but she kicks him out after an...
Air Date: September 21, 2008 at 9:00 PM PDT
Title: The First TasteMack and Denise Rattray get their revenge on Sookie but Bill steps in to save her. Subsequently, Sookie's senses begin to undergo a transformation. She later learns that the Rattrays are dead and the police immediately suspect Bill. She also begins to wonder just how far vampires will go when a leading opponent of the Vampire...
Air Date: September 14, 2008 at 9:00 PM PDT
Title: Strange LoveBased on Charlaine Harris' Southern Vampire books, the series opens with Bon Temps, La., waitress Sookie Stackhouse welcoming the first vampire, Bill, to Merlotte's bar, while her brother, Jason, deals with the unfortunate fallout of a one-night stand.
Air Date: September 7, 2008 at 9:00 PM PDT