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More details are emerging surrounding the untimely death of True Blood actor Nelsan Ellis. His family revealed today (July 10), that Ellis battles alcoholism and the heart failure he suffered was due to withdrawal.

Nelsan Ellis, who brought to life Lafayette Reynolds on HBO’s hit series and book adaptation True Blood, has died at the age of 39. According to his manager, Ellis passed early on Saturday due to heart failure.

If the teaser trailer wasn’t strong enough to get you thirsty for the True Blood final season (which is #7), maybe HBO’s newly released film stills most certainly will.


What? Ya damn right we watch True Blood around these parts. Don’t sleep, son. True Blood season 7 premieres on June 22 and even FEMA isn’t messing with Bon Temps.

Justin Timberlake said that The 20/20 Experience (2 of 2) is much darker that the first installment, and that’s apparent based on the new material released thus far. Over the weekend, the former *NSYNC frontman premiered new jams titled “True Blood” and “Only When I Walk Away” that further reaffirmed the album’s aforementioned description.

Nelsan Ellis, known to many as Lafayette Reynolds on HBO’s vampire drama, True Blood, has landed a new role. Ellis has been cast as Martin Luther King Jr.  in the forthcoming film, The Butler, reports Directed by Lee Daniels, the film follows a White House butler as he serves eight American presidents over the course […]