Vamp-ing Up for Comic-Con


Truebies are salivating in anticipation for Comic-Con; 'True Blood' will be there in full force. The conference promises to pull back the coffin lid on secrets from the supernatural stars. Fans who won't be attending the conference can still get a piece of the action: Check back here or follow 'True Blood' on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter for updates and live coverage. Join the conversation using #SavetheVamps. Below you'll find the Truebie itinerary. All times are noted in Pacific Standard Time.

Blood Drive

Thursday July 18 – Saturday July 20, 9am – 6pm; Sunday July 21, 10am – 3:30pm

OMNI BALLROOM CDE (On the 4th floor of the Omni Hotel, across the street from the Convention Center at the Fifth Avenue door.)

Donate blood to "Save the Vamps."  Donors will receive wristbands, T-shirts, bite-mark tattoos and Band-Aids. Fans can Tweet, Instagram or Vine a photo of their wristbands using #SaveTheVamps for a chance to attend the True Blood/IMDb party. Schedule an appointment to donate now.

Michael McMillian -- Steve Newlin's Field Guide to Vampire Signing

Friday July 19, 12pm - 1:30pm

Autograph Area #19

If you've always dreamed of meeting a religious anti-vampire-activist-turned-gay vampire-spokesman, now's your chance. McMillian, who plays Newlin, will release and sign preview copies of his new book.

TV Guide Magazine Panel: Fan Favorites

Friday July 19, 5:15pm - 6:00pm

Ballroom 20

Kristin Bauer van Straten, aka Pam, joins this panel focused on juicy behind-the-scenes details.

Autograph Signing

Saturday July 20, 1:45pm - 2:45pm

WB Booth #4545

It's the closest thing to taking a cast member home with you -- maybe they'll sign in blood.

True Blood Panel and Q&A Discussion

Saturday July 20, 3:30pm -- 4:15pm

Ballroom 20

Executive producer Brian Buckner joins cast members to create the ultimate Truebie dream team. Panelists include Kristin Bauer van Straten (Pam Swynford de Beaufort), Anna Camp (Sarah Newlin), Nelsan Ellis (Lafayette Reynolds), Rob Kazinsky (Ben Flynn), Ryan Kwanten (Jason Stackhouse), Joe Manganiello (Alcide Herveaux), Michael McMillian (Steve Newlin), Stephen Moyer (Bill Compton), Anna Paquin (Sookie Stackhouse), Sam Trammell (Sam Merlotte), Rutina Wesley (Tara Thornton) and Deborah Ann Woll (Jessica Hamby). The discussion will be moderated by Kate Hahn of TV Guide.