We're just weeks from the sixth season premiere of HBO's 'True Blood,' and for as many trailers and teasers that have been thrown at us, a major curveball seems to have come our way. Cinema icon Rutger Hauer had previously been announced as the series regular role of the mysterious "Macklyn," but has his true identity now been outed? And what's with his insane hair?
HBO has plenty on its plate for now with the imminent seasons of 'Game of Thrones' and 'Veep,' so it may be a while yet before a promotional push for 'True Blood' season 6 begins. Even so, new set photos have leaked online depicting legendary actor Rutger Hauer in his series regular role as the mysterious "Macklyn," so how would you like to see the 'Blade Runner' star in all his pipe-smoking glory? Get a sneak peek of 'True Blood' season 6 inside!
'True Blood' season 5 has been in the ground for a few months now, leaving us with quite a terrific cliffhanger to salivate over, which only fuels our bloodlust for the coming season. But with so many questions to answer for Sookie, Eric, "Billith" and the mysterious Warlow, who might be on-hand to provide answers? Where last year Christopher Meloni joined the cast, this year we've been granted another imposing figure: 'Blade Runner's Rutger Hauer! But who is his mysterious new character, and how long will he stick around for?