It is officially two weeks away from the season five premiere of True Blood. Yes, waiting sucks, but the wait is almost over. There will be some new faces coming to mix up the action on the series, and one of those new arrivals will cause some trouble for Bon Temps resident werewolf, Alcide. This sexy new arrival will want answers.
Kelly Overton is the new arrival, and she will be playing a were named Rikki. The were will arrive on scene because she will want to know more about the disappearance of her pack leader. Everyone knows Alcide, played by Joe Manganiello, has an idea about what exactly happened to the werewolf. Will he spill the beans to Rikki. Overton said the following about her character’s arrival, according to Wet Paint:
“When we meet Rikki, she is not in the best of moods. Her pack master has gone missing. That is a pretty big deal in her world. She is pretty determined. She won’t let anyone or anything get in the way of finding out what happened to him.”
Will their be anything romantic that happens between Rikki and Alcide? Don’t count on it. Overton admitted that the wolf wouldn’t be her character’s type. Plus, this season Alcide has his eye on Sookie. This series seems to be raising the stakes for season five. With new faces and more drama planned, True Blood will be one show to help keep this summer hot on television.
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