Tag Archives: James Frain

Robert Pattinson, Reese Witherspoon in first “Water for Elephants” photo

By Sean O’Connell Hollywoodnews.com: Adaptations of bestselling novels can be a gamble. Sometimes you land on a “Harry Potter” franchise. Other times you swing for the fences on an “Eat Pray Love” adaptation and miss out on a huge chunk of the book’s followers (for whatever reason … I’m still[...]

News from LA Gay & Lesbian Center’s 39th Anniversary Gala

By Greg Hernandez HollywoodNews.com: RED CARPET SCENE: Among the celebrities on hand were Lily Tomlin, Kathy Griffin, honoree Jane Lynch, presenters Ryan Murphy and Matthew Morrison, Queer as Folk alum and board member Peter Paige, True Blood star James Frain, Kat Graham of Vampire Diaries, saxophonist Dave Koz, and blogger[...]

‘True Blood’ Trails 5.0: The New Southern Gent Code – Fend off vampires, go bare-chested and tie your lover to the bed

By ANTHONY D’ALESSANDRO HollywoodNews.com: In her portrayal of gallant vampires and werewolves in the “Southern Vampire Mysteries,” (the source material for “True Blood”) I am sure one of the M.O.s for author Charlaine Harris was to turn the convention of Southern Chivalry on its head. While watching episode 29 of[...]

True Blood Trails 3.0: ‘He had a Mississippi accent, can’t you tell the difference?’

By Anthony D’Alessandro Hollywoodnews.com: After watching “True Blood” for the first time, what struck me was how well Alan Ball and co. nailed the atmosphere of the suburban swamp communities outside New Orleans and Baton Rouge. Having lived in the Crescent City for a period some years ago, the town[...]

Who are the new people in ‘True Blood’s’ neighborhood?

Hollywoodnews.com: There’s a slew of fresh faces in season 3 of “True Blood.” So as not to get lost, here’s a rundown, courtesy of IO9.com. WEREWOLVES Alcide Heveraux (Joe Manganiello). He’s been the most talked about werewolf character leading up to season 3. Who is Manganiello? He’s a 33-year old[...]