In the episode, titled "In the Evening," Eric (Alexander Skarsgård) makes a last-ditch effort to save an ailing Nora (Lucy Griffiths). A tragedy close to home forces Sam (Sam Trammell) to ignore Alcide's (Joe Manganiello) warning and return to Bon Temps. Jessica (Deborah Ann Woll) shows her gratitude to James (Luke Grimes), a fellow incarcerated vamp, while an emboldened Sarah (Anna Camp) exacts a measure of revenge on Jason (Ryan Kwanten).
Former ONE LIFE TO LIVE and ANOTHER WORLD actress Valarie Pettiford begins a guest starring arc.
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Based on the popular Sookie Stackhouse books by Charlaine Harris, the Emmy and Golden Globe-winning hit series was created by Alan Ball, creator of HBO's Emmy-winning series Six Feet Under. The show follows waitress and part-faerie Sookie Stackhouse (Anna Paquin), who can hear people's thoughts, vampire Bill Compton (Stephen Moyer) and vampire Eric Northman (Alexander Skarsgard).
Other HBO playdates: July 28 (11:00 p.m.), 29 (11:00 p.m.), 30 (midnight) and 31 (10:00 p.m.), and Aug. 1 (midnight)
HBO2 playdates: July 29 (9:00 p.m.) and Aug. 2 (11:00 p.m.), 4 (3:30 p.m., 8:00 p.m.) and 16 (9:00 p.m.)
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