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."