Nelsan Ellis stars as Lafayette Reynolds on HBO's True Blood. Lafayette is a short order cook at Merlotte's and is Tara's cousin. Lafayette is also a drug dealer that sells V, a vampire drug, on the streets.
He was captured by Eric, but managed to make it out alive.
Hookah I ain't in the helpin' business no more. I'm in the fu-k off while I smoke a blunt business and business is about to pick way the fu-k up.Lafayette
Lafayette: All right, all right. I is on my way. But you might got ta find your own ride home. Just in case I get lucky.
Tara: Whatchu mean if you get lucky? Your standards are so low you always get lucky