True Throwback: 7 Sensational Scene Stealers


By Tanner Stransky

There's nothing quite like a scene stealer in Bon Temps. You know, the personalities who waltz into a situation and effortlessly snag all the humor for themselves with a killer line of dialogue or a fearless act. We're talking folks like Lafayette, Steve and Sarah Newlin, Pam... and the list goes on and on. Today, as a continuation of our True Throwback series that's celebrating the best of 'True Blood,' we’re honoring the characters who bring some levity and sass – and dare we say it... bite? – to the show.

Below, enjoy seven enduring scene stealers from ‘True Blood' – and a corresponding delightful scene from each – in advance of the Season 7 premiere on June 22.

Jessica Hamby, showing her fangs early on:

Lafayette Reynolds, getting hands on with some disrespectful customers at Merlotte's:

Sarah Newlin, planting a wet one on Governor Burrell:

Steve Newlin, emotionally revealing his true self to Jason Stackhouse:

Arlene Fowler, commenting on faerie birth at Merlotte's:

Pamela Swynford De Beaufort, extolling the virtues of an atrocious sweatsuit:

And last but certainly not least... Russell Edgington, famously initiating some spine-tingling action: 

Do you have a favorite scene stealer from 'True Blood'? Which of their scenes is your absolute favorite? Sound off in the comments below.

Season 7 premieres on June 22 at 9pm ET.

Which makers on ‘True Blood’ have served up the most unforgettable moments? Check back next Monday for a round-up of the series’ best "maker moments."