With HBO’s True Blood starring Anna Paquin, Stephen Moyer and Alexander Skarsgard gearing up to bring another season’s worth of sweat and blood straight from Bon Temps to the summer television season, we’ve reached the point where Season 5’s debut on Blu-ray and DVD is just around the corner. I can now confirm that True Blood: Season 5 has been locked in for a May 21 home video debut.
True Blood: Season 5 on Blu-ray will be a DVD combo pack and include all 12 episodes plus a host of bonus features outlined below.
- True Blood Episode Six: Autopsy – Join the cast and crew as they dissect the major events of episode six and provide an in-depth, behind-the-scenes look at how True Blood is made.
- Authority Confessionals – Learn more about the mysterious institution known as The Authority, from Nora, Kibwe, Rosalyn, Salome, Steve and Russell.
- Enhanced Viewing:
- Character Bios, Vampire Histories and Hints/FYIs: Get even more background on favorite characters, trivia facts as well as show hints and clues.
- Flashback/Flash Forward: Move through time in the world of Bon Temps. Flashback to relive pivotal moments or Flash Forward to reveal the significance of a certain scene.
- True Blood Lines – Uncover secrets from relationships past and present in this engaging, fully interactive “re-Vamped” guide and archive.
- Inside the Episodes – Get the back stories on each episode with revealing interviews from the show writers.
- Audio Commentaries – five commentaries with cast and crew including creator/executive producer Alan Ball, Anna Paquin, Stephen Moyer, Denis O’Hare, Carrie Preston and many more!
- Previews & Recaps
Click here to pre-order True Blood: Season 5 on Blu-ray and DVD for $55.99 with free shipping at Amazon.com (30% off the $79.98 list price).