The news came out on September 3, 2013 as the programming presidents Michael Lombardo stated,
“together with its legions of fans, it will be hard to say goodbye to the residents of Bon Temps, but I look forward to what promises to be a fantastic final chapter of this incredible show”. He added “True Blood has been nothing short of a defining show for HBO”.
The series which stars Ana Paquin Sookie Stackhouse),
features elements of vampires and werewolves as well as many other supernatural aspects that are set in a fictional town in Louisiana.It first aired in in 2008 has become one of HBO’s most popular shows as series six had episodes averaging more than 10 million viewers.
The HBO series was recently renewed [link] for a seventh season by HBO, calling it a
“true phenomenon with [their] viewers” but it has, in recent series, being eclipsed by the vastly popular Game of Thrones. Brian Bucker, who took over as showrunner from the last series commenting,reported by The Huffington Post, in a statement promising that “As we take a final walk through Bon Temps together, we will do our very best to bring Sookie’s story to a close with heart, imagination and, of course, fun”.