VIDEO: Find Out Where Nelsan Ellis Got Lafayette’s Catch Phrase From
November 13, 2014 by Rachel Tsoumbakos
Nelsan Ellis and Rutina Wesley Discuss the Final Season of HBO’s True Blood:
Have you ever wondered where actor Nelsan Ellis got the catch phrase of ‘Hookah’ for his True Blood character Lafayette Reynolds? Yeah, me too! Well, you can find out who he stole the phrase from in the video below.
As well as Nelsan, you can tune in and find out what Rutina Wesley (who played Tara Thornton in the HBO vampire series) thought about her very last scene filmed for True Blood Season 7.
The pair also chat about their very first scene together on set as well as why Nelsan thinks Rutina was perfect in the role of Tara.
You can check out the video below for all the answers and more. Plus, don’t forget to purchase your copy of HBO’s True Blood Season 7 on DVD and BluRay. Alternatively, you can pick up the complete box set of True Blood Seasons 1-7. Both editions are available from Tuesday November the 11th 2014.
Sources: TVGuide – True Blood Video: Go Behind the Scenes of the Show’s Final Season
(Photo Credit: HBO Inc.)