5 Reasons to Watch Sunday's Farewell Show

By Katie M. Lucas

Goodbyes suck, obviously, so the final season of 'True Blood' is bound to be bittersweet…and not just for Truebies. In an all-new, 30-minute show 'A Farewell to Bon Temps,' the 'True Blood' cast and producers share their many feelings about the series and – as you might imagine – the conversation is both upbeat and melancholy. Plus, it’s juicy.

The show airs this Sunday at 8:30pm ET, but to whet your appetite beforehand, here are five things you can look forward to:

1. Serious Star Power

'A Farewell to Bon Temps' gets personal with cast members, including Stephen Moyer, Anna Paquin, Alexander Skarsgard, Sam Trammell, Ryan Kwanten, Rutina Wesley, Kristin Bauer van Straten, Nelsan Ellis, Chris Bauer, Carrie Preston and more. Plus, there’s insight from the show's creative minds, including series creator Alan Ball and executive producer Brian Buckner.

2. Unforgettable First Impressions

The stars share their initial thoughts upon joining the cast. You’ll learn who was thought of as a "Scandinavian farmer" in the early days.

3. Tales of True Fans

From one epic tattoo to a request to be licked (yes, really), the stars confess all about Truebies' pride and passion for the show.

4. Behind the Scenes Scoop

Which scene did a cast member describe as being “on some sort of psychotropic drugs"? You'll find out.

5. Orgies and Drugs and Blood, Oh My!

The cast tells all about filming some of the series' most outrageous scenes.

Watch a preview of ‘A Farewell to Bon Temps’ here:


Tune in this Sunday at 8:30pm ET and join the conversation using the hashtag #FarewelltoBonTemps… The night should tide you over until the Season 7 premiere – only one week later! – on June 22 at 9pm ET.

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