In the third season, he proposes to Sookie, causing her to go to the bathroom crying.
“The idea was that we wanted Bill to be correct when he said that Sookie could have a normal life — the twist, of course, being that she chose to keep her powers and persevere,” Buckner explained.“[Author Charlaine Harris] took a lot of abuse for choosing Sam [in the books]; we felt like it was irrelevant Sookie wound up with.Paquin, 28, and Moyer, 40, exchanged their vows beneath a tent across the street from the beach.PHOTOS: Stars who found love on set The couple announced their engagement last August.“There was a version of this finale that I pitched to HBO earlier this year where we tried to be very post-modern and have Sookie give away her powers,” he revealed. and death gives life meaning.” RELATED Pilot Revisited: Bill’s Big Lie and 17 More Unforgettable Moments Many fans also complained about the lack of Eric in the episode — he appeared briefly in the beginning and end — but it sounds like we should be thankful with what we got.
“I’ve come around to the point of view that that was wrong.” As for Bill had to die, Buckner believes his suicide was meant to feel “heroic.” “It was all meant to tell the story of a natural course of a human life,” he explained. Niall told [Sookie], Bill told her, Gran told her — via flashback in the finale — that you can have any kind of life you want. Due to scheduling conflicts, producers didn’t even think Alexander Skarsgard would be available for the finale, originally conceiving his character’s conclusion to be in Episode 8.
What we wanted to know was that she was happy and living the live that she wanted to lead.
To introduce a stranger in the last five minutes of the finale wouldn’t have made any sense. We basically cast the man with the best arms from our stunt crew.” (That stunt man’s name was Tim Eulich, in case you’re wondering.) RELATED change for Sookie in the original pitch.
) Truebies, do you feel differently about the series finale after reading Buckner’s explanations?
Over a year ago, one of the sexiest supernatural shows on TV, True Blood, met its untimely true death. Pa Ric made a successful new empire of New Blood from Sarah Newlin's blood, and lastly, Sarah Newlin tormented by Steve Newlin's ghost in Fangtasia's basement - which is what she deserves for being a horrible, horrible bitch. don't lie, I miss True Blood, and I'm sure you still do too.
There are a lot of things Bill did that we all didn't particularly like; In the seventh season however, when Bill got infected by Hep-V (Sookie became a carrier due to exposure from a cut on her wrist) due to feeding from Sookie, he didn't drink the antidote and almost got Sookie to sacrifice her identity (with good intentions, though).