True Blood’s Carrie Preston Wins Her First Emmy!

September 16, 2013

2013 Emmy’s is Preston’s First Nomination:

Arlene Fowler (Carrie Preston) mourns the loss of Terry Bellefleur (Todd Lowe) in HBO's True Blood Season 6, Episode 9, entitled 'Life Matters'While Carrie Preston may not have won her Emmy for her outstanding work as Arlene Fowler Bellefluer in HBO’s True Blood, but it is still exciting to see this fine actress honored for for work. Preston received her award for the category of Outstanding Guest Actress in a Drama Series for her work in CBS’s The Good Wife. She beat Linda Cardellini for Mad Men, Jane Fonda for HBO’s The Newsroom, Margo Martindale for The Americans, Joan Cusack for Shameless and Diana Rigg in Game of Thrones. That was some serious competition!

The crew at would like to congratulate Carrie Preston on her first nomination as well as her first Emmy win.

Source: Huffington Post – Carrie Preston Wins Emmy For ‘The Good Wife’

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Bid on Tickets to the Primetime Emmys and HBO After Party

July 31, 2010

The Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Foundation is holding an Ebay auction for the lucky bidder to receive two tickets to the Primetime Emmy Awards, two tickets to the HBO After Party plus a limo ride.  The evening will start when you and your guest are picked up by a limo provided by Privileged Transportation and are taken to the Nokia Theatre where you will enjoy the awards ceremony.   After the show, the car will take you to the HBO After Party where you will get to walk the red carpet and party with the stars of HBO‘s hit programs like True Blood!

Date: August 29, 2010

Place: Nokia Theatre for the Emmy’s and the Pacific Design Center for the HBO After Party

Time: 2:30pm to midnight

All proceeds from the winning bid will go to support the Academy of Television Arts & Sciences Foundation whose mission is to shape the future of television while preserving its past.

To bid on the auction click here.

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Auction ends August 1, 2010 so get your bids in now!


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VIDEO: Carrie Preston and Michael Emerson Backstage At The 2009 Emmys

September 29, 2009

carrie-preston-michael-emerson-backstage-emmysThe lovely Carrie Preston who portrays Arlene Fowler on Alan Ball‘s hit HBO TV vampire series True Blood and her talented husband, Michael Emerson who plays Benjamin Linus on ABC’s Lost spoke with Madison Michele backstage at the 2009 Emmys after his win for Outstanding Supporting Actor in a Drama Series. They both spoke about their shows and how Carrie has appeared on Lost and if Michael were to appear on True Blood what role he would like to play.  Enjoy this wonderful video of this talented and endearing couple.



PHOTOS: True Blood Cast Attends The HBO Post Emmy Party

September 23, 2009

After the Emmy award ceremonies were over the cast of True Blood attended the HBO Post Emmy Party held at the Pacific Design Center in West Hollywood, CA.  Stephen Moyer, Ryan Kwanten, Sam Trammell, , Michelle Forbes, Carrie Preston, Michael Emerson, Kristin Bauer, Todd Lowe, Anna Camp, Michael McMillian, and Adina Porter posed for photographers as they arrived for the party.  To view all the photos from the HBO Post Emmy Party go to our photo gallery.

Stephen Moyer

Ryan Kwanten

Sam Trammell

Michelle Forbes

Carrie Preston and Michael Emerson

Kristin Bauer

Michael McMillian

Anna Camp

Todd Lowe

Adina Porter

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Stephen Moyer Walking The Emmy Red Carpet Photos

September 23, 2009

Stephen Moyer who portrayals the devilishly handsome vampire Bill Compton in Alan Ball‘s hit HBO TV series True Blood attended the 61st Primetime Emmy Awards where he presented the Emmy award for Outstanding Guest Actor and Actress in a Drama Series to Micheal J. Fox and Ellen Burstyn. Stephen looked splendid as he walked the red carpet and posed for photographers.

Stephen Moyer

Stephen Moyer

Stephen Moyer

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Carrie Preston Red Carpet Video Interview With Celebuzz

September 23, 2009

carrie-preston-emmy-red-carpet-celebuzzTrue Blood‘s Carrie Preston was busy on the red carpet at the 61st Primetime Emmy Awards show conducting many interview with various media outlets.  Celebuzz was able to have an in-depth interview with Carrie and ask her questions ranging from her husband’s (Michael Emerson) work on Lost to True Blood.  It was very cute to watch Carrie answer questions about who she would like to bite her (of course her husband).  Enjoy this video with the down-to-earth and gracious Carrie Preston.

SOURCE: Celebuzz


Stephen Moyer Emmy Red Carpet Video Interview With

September 23, 2009

stephen-moyer-emmy-thr-video-interviewStephen Moyer who plays the dashing vampire Bill Compton on Alan Ball‘s hit HBO TV series True Blood was quite popular on the red carpet as it seems he was interviewed by almost every media outlet.  In his interview with Stephen discussed his character Bill and how he plays him and the little intricacies about his character.  Enjoy watching  Stephen in the interview, who wouldn’t!



Stephen Moyer Presenting At The Emmys Video

September 23, 2009

stephen-moyer-emmy-presentingAt the 61st Annual Emmy Awards, scenes from Alan Ball‘s HBO vampire drama True Blood were featured prominently in the video introduction to the Drama awards category.  Stephen Moyer (Bill Compton) then took the stage alongside David Boreanaz of Bones to present the awards for Outstanding Guest Actor and Actress to Michael J. Fox and Ellen Bursten.  Later in the evening, True Blood went on to win the fan-selected Breakthrough Performance Emmy. Congratulations to Alan Ball, Stephen Moyer, and all the True Blood writers, cast, and crew!

The video below shows Stephen Moyer and True Blood highlights from the Emmy Awards broadcast.


Carrie Preston’s Emmy Red Carpet Video

September 23, 2009

carrie-preston-emmy-videoWhile red carpet photographers at the 61st Annual Emmy Awards shouted her name and asked her to turn this way and that, the lovely and talented Carrie Preston, who plays Merlotte‘s red haired waitress Arlene Fowler on Alan Ball‘s HBO vampire series True Blood, was beautiful from every angle.  Carrie‘s calm and gracious manner is one more reason for fans to love her.

Here is the video of Carrie‘s red carpet arrival is below.

SOURCE: Maximotv


Michelle Forbes Attends The Entertainment Weekly Pre-Emmy Party

September 22, 2009

Michelle Forbes, Maryann on HBO‘s True Blood, attended the Entertainment Weekly And Women In Film Pre-Emmy Party Sunday, September 17, 2009.  She looked absolutely gorgeous – and what a fun way to kick off an exciting night! Michelle will certainly be missed in Bon Temps next year – at least by the fans anyway. She was so entertaining to watch!


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