By Jase Peeples
Originally published on Advocate.com March 31 2013 3:19 PM ET
The Wrap reports True Blood fans will be able to sink their fangs into HBO’s popular vampire series once again when the show returns for its sixth season June 16 at 9PM.
In addition to Anna Paquin, Stephen Moyer, and Alexander Skarsgard, the 10-episode season will also feature British EastEnders actor Rob Kazinsky who has signed on as a series regular as well.
Kazinsky will be playing the charismatic faerie, Ben, who joins Jason (Ryan Kwanten) and Sookie (Paquin) as they delve deeper into the mystery of their parents’ murders.
Also set to appear as a regular in the upcoming season is acting veteran Rutger Hauer (Blade Runner) as Macklyn, a mysterious character with deep ties to Sookie and Jason.
Watch the official Season 6 trailer below.