Sundays 9:00 PM on HBO
True-blood

True Blood Season 5 Preview: A Royal Return

by at . Comments

It was rather clear when Eric and Bill chose to bury him instead of kill him.

And it was even more clear when Denis O'Hare came out and said he'd be back for season five.

But HBO has now pretty much confirmed the return of Russell Edgington in its first official True Blood promo for the summer ahead, teasing how "nothing stays buried forever" in Bon Temps. The spot was released last night, prior to the series premiere of Luck.

Watch now and decide: Are you excited for thie royal return?

Matt Richenthal is the Editor in Chief of TV Fanatic. Follow him on Twitter and on Google+.

Tags: ,
Like Us On Facebook

Want more True Blood?

Sign up for our daily newsletter and receive the latest tv news delivered to your inbox for free!

More From TV Fanatic

The-strain-promo-gone-smooth

The Strain Teaser: They're A-Changin'

This week on The Strain, the survivor's metamorphosis is nearly complete. Fet notices a spike in rat attacks and Setrakian is finally released from jail.
Lafayette-and-james

True Blood Review: Time and Tequila

On True Blood, Sookie gets convinced to throw a mainstreaming/celebration of life party at her house. Find out how it went in our review of this week's episode.
True-blood-clip-flowers-for-sookie

True Blood Sneak Peek: May I Come In?

Sookie and Bill are featured in this clip from True Blood. Give it a look now.
Homeland-season-4-trailer

Homeland Season 4 Trailer, Premiere Date Released

The first Homeland Season 4 trailer is here! Check it out now.

Avatar

Pleeese...not Russell again. Though he was deliciosly creepy and evil..he needs to stay buried in cement!

Ale

I'm very intrigued about everything!! Steve newlin a vampire hahaha that's gotta be fun, and Tara how is she gonna live? I know she is still part of the cast.
I think the thing of the faes are kind of boring really sookie's powers need to evolve...

Neejan

Very excited for the coming season... the preview sucks tough.. Hope they will a proper one soon ! :-)

Avatar

Lame tease from HBO :( We already knew this!!

Avatar

Aah I can't wait for true blood to return already..I'm so excited!! Btw I luv russell edgington he's so fun