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True Blood: If You Love Me, Why Am I Dyin'?

Sookie makes a deal with Eric, and reconnects with Alcide; Bill punishes an errant vampire and counsels a guilt-ridden Jessica; Jason is cast as a reluctant savior; Tommy eyes a scam and alienates Sam; Marnie flexes her newfound powers; Pam delivers an ultimatum to Lafayette, Tara and Jesus; Eric spoils Sookie’s faerie reunion.

Source: HBO

Episode Info

Episode number: 4x3
Airdate: Sunday July 10th, 2011

Director: David Petrarca
Writer: Alan Ball


Special Guest Stars
Brit MorganBrit Morgan
As Debbie Pelt

Guest Stars
Lindsay PulsipherLindsay Pulsipher
As Crystal (Crystal Norris)
Dane DeHaanDane DeHaan
As Timbo
Courtney FordCourtney Ford
As Portia (Portia Bellefleur)
James Harvey WardJames Harvey Ward
As Felton (Felton Norris)
Lara PulverLara Pulver
As Claudine (Claudine Crane)
Dale RaoulDale Raoul
As Maxine Fortenberry
Tara BuckTara Buck
As Ginger
Paola TurbayPaola Turbay
As Woman / Antonia (Antonia Gavilán)
James McCauleyJames McCauley
As Paul McClatchy
Dean ChekvalaDean Chekvala
As Roy
Dendrie TaylorDendrie Taylor
As Beverleen
Fiona DourifFiona Dourif
As Casey
E.J. CallahanE.J. Callahan
As Luther
Lauren WeedmanLauren Weedman
As La Donna
Aubrey DeekerAubrey Deeker
As Vampire

Co-Guest Stars
Blaine SaundersBlaine Saunders
As Becky
Brandon MolaleBrandon Molale
As Officer X (Officer Bucky Featherstone)
Brian TreitlerBrian Treitler
As Camera Operator
Michelle LucheseMichelle Luchese
As Young Woman
Sam HorriganSam Horrigan
As Fangbanger
Dan SachoffDan Sachoff
As Conservative (U.S. Rep Charles Bunn)
Main Cast
Joe ManganielloJoe Manganiello
As Alcide Herveaux
Fiona ShawFiona Shaw
As Marnie Stonebrook
Lauren BowlesLauren Bowles
As Holly Cleary
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


Sookie tells Eric that he knows why she smells the way she smells. He tells her that she smells like wheat, honey, and sunlight and drops his fangs. She tells him that she is not in the mood and he asks what she is. She drives away and looks behind her. She thinks that she's safe, but he shows up quickly and then attacks her. Sookie goes running away from the confused vampire...

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