True Blood Season 6: Robert Patrick will be a regular

The X-Files’ Robert Patrick will be a regular in True Blood Season 6

True Blood Robert Patrick

True Blood Robert Patrick
Robert Patrick in True Blood Season 5

The X-Files and Terminator 2 star Robert Patrick was introduced to True Blood in Season 5, appearing in 3 episodes as Jackson Herveaux, father of frequently shirtless werewolf beefcake Alcide (Joe Manganiello).

According to Deadline, Patrick will be promoted to series regular for True Blood Season 6, so expect plenty of touching father/son moments. Or not.

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