True Blood Season 3 Casting News: Sam’s Mom

December 14, 2009 by  

J.Smith-CameronMichael Ausiello from is reporting that for Season 3 of True Blood tony-nominated actress J. Smith-Cameron will play the role of Sam Merlotte‘s estranged mother, Melinda MickensMelinda is described in casting calls as a dirt-poor, hungover and trashy looking woman.

L. Smith-Cameron has also appeared on Law & Order, Six Degrees, and K Street.

With all the casting news coming out the anticipation is growing for season 3!


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