'True Blood' Casts Its New Merlotte's Employee


Lauren Bowles


Lauren Bowles, half-sister of Julia Louis-Dreyfus, is joining the vampire series in the second half of the season as a strongly recurring character.

In its late casting call, the execs behind "True Blood" were looking for an actress who could fill the role as a new waitress in Merlotte's. They have now found Lauren Bowles fit to tackle the character named Holly.

Bowles has enrolled in a lot of guest starring roles in series such as "Rita Rocks" and "The New Adventures of Old Christine". In the latter, she co-starred with half-sister Julia Louis-Dreyfus. She also had feature film appearances in "Dance Flick" and "The Heartbreak Kid".

Holly, as described in the casting call, is a thirtysomething (presumably single) mother of two. She applies for a job at Merlotte's and creeps Arlene out with her oddly prescient observations. In the books the series are based on, Holly is a major character who practices Wiccan and hooks up with Hoyt. This character will join mid season 3 and recur strongly throughout the season that she would probably be back in season 4 as a regular.

The new season of "True Blood" begins June 13. According to some spoilers that had floated around in the past few months, somebody will die and it's presumably [Spoiler Alert] Arlene.

© AceShowbiz.com


MORE FROM NEWS

Leave a Comment

Required fields are marked with *

   

TODAY'S HEADLINES

  1. Bella Thorne Almost Spills Out of Her Tiny Top as She Parties at EDC Las Vegas - Watch the Video
  2. Iggy Azalea Goes Commando in Racy Lace-Up Dress at MMVAs, Nikki Bella Rocks Plunging Sheer Gown
  3. Kenya Moore Finally Reveals Husband's Face and Name in New Instagram Post
  4. Are They Okay? Beyonce and Jay-Z's Twins Remain in Hospital Due to 'Minor' Health Issue
  5. Kim Kardashian and Kanye West Spend a Whooping $30K for North's Preschool
  6. Lena Dunham Goes Topless in New Racy Selfie
  7. 'Godzilla 2' Cast, Plot and New Creatures Are Confirmed as Filming Begins
  8. Angelina Jolie and Brad Pitt in Talks to Put Divorce on Hold
  9. J.Lo and Alex Rodriguez Enjoy Sunbathing in Southern France
  10. Kylie Jenner Goes Braless Again During Sexy Night Out

CELEBS PHOTO