True Blood Season 6: Rutger Hauer joins cast

Blade Runner star Rutger Hauer joins the cast of HBO’s True Blood for Season 6

Rutger Hauer True Blood Season 6
Rutger Hauer True Blood Season 6
Rutger Hauer in 1992’s Buffy The Vampire Slayer

Blade Runner star Rutger Hauer – whose other vampire credits include Dario Argento’s Dracula 3D, Stephen King adaptation Salem’s Lot,  and the original Buffy The Vampire Slayer movie – has signed up for True Blood Season 6.

According to TVLine, Hauer will play “Macklyn, a mysterious and sinister figure with deep ties to Sookie and Jason.”

True Blood Season 6 is expected June 2013.