Alexander Skarsgard stars as Eric Northman, a thousand year old vampire that is the Sheriff of Area 5 and the owner of Fangtasia. Eric is Bill's boss and often calls on him to help, especially now that Sookie is "his."
Tell her I was born the night she found me. Because of her I went to my true death knowing what it means to love.Eric [to Bill]
Bill: She won't listen to me. It will take more time than I have to teach her obedience.
Jessica: I don't obey anybody, those days are over!
Eric: Can't handle one little girl, Bill? New ones can be like this. Man up my friend, she is not even one night old