Anna Paquin stars as Sookie Stackhouse in HBO's True Blood. Sookie is a bartender at a local bar in Bon Temps, Louisiana, Merlotte's. Sookie has telepathic powers and ends up falling for a vampire, Bill, who enters her bar.
She also must deal with her late grandmother, as well as her aloof - though well-intentioned - brother, Jason. Sookie is also desired by Sheriff Eric Northman and, against her wishes, sometimes has fantasies about him.