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True Blood: Everything is Broken

With the ratification of the Vampire Rights Amendment at hand, Nan Flanagan detours to Fangtasia to confront Eric about the Magister’s disappearance. A grief-stricken Russell vows revenge against his foes, vampire and human. Awaking from a slumber, Bill uncovers the truth about Sookie’s true identity. Jason gets unexpected help as he goes up against Felton (James Harvey Ward) and Calvin. Sam is distressed by Tommy’s attitude; Tara encounters a new ally and an old tormentor; Hadley introduces Sookie to a new family member; Arlene despairs about her future; Hoyt confronts his true feelings

Source: HBO

Episode Info  

Episode number: 3x9
Airdate: Sunday August 15th, 2010

Director: Scott Winant
Writer: Alexander Woo

Alternate Airdates:

UK (FOX) Mar 11, 2011

Special Guest Stars
Alfre WoodardAlfre Woodard
As Ruby Jean Reynolds

Guest Stars
Gregory SporlederGregory Sporleder
As Calvin Norris
James FrainJames Frain
As Franklin Mott
James Harvey WardJames Harvey Ward
As Felton Norris
Jessica TuckJessica Tuck
As Nan Flanagan
John BurkeJohn Burke
As Jerry McCafferty
Kate LuybenKate Luyben
As Natalie
Lara PulverLara Pulver
As Claudine
Lauren BowlesLauren Bowles
As Holly Cleary
Lindsey HaunLindsey Haun
As Hadley
Melissa RauchMelissa Rauch
As Summer
Ronnie Gene BlevinsRonnie Gene Blevins
As T-Dub
Tanya WrightTanya Wright
As Deputy Kenya Jones
Tara BuckTara Buck
As Ginger
Tess Alexandra ParkerTess Alexandra Parker
As Rosie

Co-Guest Stars
George MorrisGeorge Morris
As Russell's Security Guard
Max CharlesMax Charles
As Hunter
Sean HemeonSean Hemeon
As Russell's Security Guard
Tiffany TaylorTiffany Taylor
As Nan's Girl
Main Cast
Lindsay PulsipherLindsay Pulsipher
As Crystal Norris
Denis ODenis O'Hare
As Russell Edgington
Kevin AlejandroKevin Alejandro
As Jesus Velasquez
Deborah Ann WollDeborah Ann Woll
As Jessica Hamby
Todd LoweTodd Lowe
As Terry Bellefleur
Kristin Bauer van StratenKristin Bauer van Straten
As Pamela Swynford De Beaufort
Marshall AllmanMarshall Allman
As Tommy Mickens
Carrie PrestonCarrie Preston
As Arlene Fowler
Chris BauerChris Bauer
As Andy Bellefleur
Nelsan EllisNelsan Ellis
As Lafayette Reynolds
Rutina WesleyRutina Wesley
As Tara Thornton
Jim ParrackJim Parrack
As Hoyt Fortenberry
Stephen MoyerStephen Moyer
As Bill Compton
Alexander SkarsgårdAlexander Skarsgård
As Eric Northman
Sam TrammellSam Trammell
As Sam Merlotte
Ryan KwantenRyan Kwanten
As Jason Stackhouse
Anna PaquinAnna Paquin
As Sookie Stackhouse


In this episode of True Blood, there is a lot going on. The actual "Authority" has made an appearance by sending Nan Flanagan (the spokeswoman) to talk to Eric and figure out what is happening and where the magister is. Eric confides to her that he has been looking for Russell for a thousand years and that he has been seeking vengeance on him since he killed his whole entire family, including his infant sibling. Eric and Pam get put on "house arrest" while Nan goes to figure out what to do about this whole mess. It turns out that they are going to release him and allow for him to seek his vengeance against the King. ..

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Other Episode Crew

CreatorAlan Ball
Executive ProducerAlan Ball  |  Gregg Fienberg
Co-Executive ProducerBrian Buckner  |  Nancy Oliver  |  Alexander Woo
Supervising ProducerRaelle Tucker
ProducerMark McNair
Co-ProducerBruce Dunn
Associate ProducerChristina Jokanovich  |  Luis M. Patiño
Production DesignerSuzuki Ingerslev
EditorLouise Innes
CastingLibby Goldstein  |  Junie Lowry-Johnson
Unit Production ManagerGregg Fienberg
First Assistant DirectorSunday Stevens
Second Assistant DirectorMark Trapenberg
MusicNathan Barr
Music SupervisorGary Calamar
Costume DesignerAudrey Fisher
Director of PhotographyMatthew Jensen
Production SupervisorMarlis Pujol  |  David Auge
Based On The Works OfCharlaine Harris
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