Even More True Blood Casting News

Hot on the heels yesterday’s news about new characters in season three of True Blood comes yet more casting announcements.

According to The Hollywood Reporter How You Met Your Mother hunk Joe Manganiello has landed the role of Alcide, a "hot and sexy alpha male werewolf".

Also joining the show will be Cooper Huckabee who will play Sam's (Sam Trammell) dad Joe Lee Mickens, and Star Trek: First Contact’s Alfre Woodard as Lafayette's (Nelsan Ellis) mom.