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Aaron Christian Howles (born June 3, 1993) is an American television actor known for his roles on Swingtown, True Blood and United States of Tara.
Adina Elizabeth Porter (born March 13, 1971) is an American actress, best known for her television performances as Lettie Mae Thornton on the HBO dark fantasy horror series True Blood, Kendra James on HBO's The Newsroom, Indra on the CW post-apocalyptic science fiction drama series The 100, and and on the sixth and seventh seasons of the FX anthology series American Horror Story.
Alan Erwin Ball (born May 13, 1957) is an American writer, director, and producer for television, film, and theater.
Alcide Herveaux is a fictional character from the Southern Vampire Mysteries/Sookie Stackhouse novels by author Charlaine Harris.
Alcoholism, also known as alcohol use disorder (AUD), is a broad term for any drinking of alcohol that results in mental or physical health problems.
Alexander Johan Hjalmar Skarsgård (born August 25, 1976) is a Swedish actor.
Alexander Woo is an American writer and producer for television.
Alexandra Hetherington Breckenridge (born May 15, 1982) is an American actress and photographer.
Allan Hyde (born 20 December 1989) is a Danish actor.
An alternate reality game (ARG) is an interactive networked narrative that uses the real world as a platform and employs transmedia storytelling to deliver a story that may be altered by players' ideas or actions.
Amelia Rose Blaire-Dechart (born November 20, 1987) is an American actress.
The American Film Institute (AFI) Awards 2009 honored the Top 10 Films and Top 10 Television Programs of the year.
Angela Robinson (born February 14, 1971) is an American film and television director, screenwriter and producer.
Anna Ragsdale Camp (born September 27, 1982) is an American actress and singer.
Anna Helene Paquin (born 24 July 1982) is a New Zealand-Canadian actress.
Arliss Howard (born Leslie Richard Howard; October 18, 1954) is an American actor, writer and film director.
Ashley Aubra Jones (born September 3, 1976) is an American actress.
"Bad Things" is a song written and recorded by American country music singer Jace Everett.
Bailey Ann Noble (born October 13, 1990) is an American actress, perhaps best known for portraying Adilyn Bellefleur, the half-fairy daughter of sheriff Andy Bellefleur, on HBO's vampire drama series True Blood (2013–2014) and as Anna Assaoui in the 2015 remake of Martyrs.
Baptism (from the Greek noun βάπτισμα baptisma; see below) is a Christian sacrament of admission and adoption, almost invariably with the use of water, into Christianity.
Barnes & Noble, Inc., a Fortune 500 company, is the bookseller with the largest number of retail outlets in the United States, and a retailer of content, digital media, and educational products.
Batman Begins is a 2005 superhero film based on the DC Comics character Batman, directed by Christopher Nolan and written by Nolan and David S. Goyer.
"Beyond Here Lies Nothin'" is the opening track of Bob Dylan's 2009 studio album, Together Through Life.
Big Love is an American television drama series that aired on HBO between March 2006 and March 2011.
William Erasmus "Bill" Compton is a fictional character from The Southern Vampire Mysteries/Sookie Stackhouse series by author Charlaine Harris. He is a vampire and is introduced in the first novel in the series, Dead Until Dark, and has appeared in all of the novels since. In the fifth season of the television adaption, Bill plays the role of the main antagonist.
Blade Runner is a 1982 American-Hong Kong neo-noir science fiction film directed by Ridley Scott, written by Hampton Fancher and David Peoples, and starring Harrison Ford, Rutger Hauer, Sean Young, and Edward James Olmos.
Blockbuster LLC, formerly Blockbuster Entertainment, Inc., and also known as Blockbuster Video or simply Blockbuster, was an American-based provider of home movie and video game rental services through video rental shops, DVD-by-mail, streaming, video on demand, and cinema theater.
Bob Dylan (born Robert Allen Zimmerman, May 24, 1941) is an American singer-songwriter, author, and painter who has been an influential figure in popular music and culture for more than five decades.
Brian Buckner is an American television writer, mostly known for his work on sit-coms such as Spin City and Friends.
Broadcast Music, Inc. (BMI) is one of five United States performing rights organizations, along with ASCAP, SESAC, Global Music Rights, &. It collects license fees on behalf of songwriters, composers, and music publishers and distributes them as royalties to those members whose works have been performed.
Brook Kerr (born November 21, 1973) is an American actress who is best known for her portrayal of Whitney Russell Harris on the television soap opera Passions.
Brujería is the Spanish-language word for "witchcraft".
"Burning Down the House" is a song by new wave band Talking Heads, released in July 1983 as the first single from their fifth studio album Speaking in Tongues.
Business Wire is a company that disseminates full-text press releases from thousands of companies and organizations worldwide to news media, financial markets, disclosure systems, investors, information web sites, databases, bloggers, social networks and other audiences.
A bust is a sculpted or cast representation of the upper part of the human figure, depicting a person's head and neck, and a variable portion of the chest and shoulders.
Carolyn Lee Hennesy (born June 10, 1962) is an American soap opera actress, author, and zoo advocate.
Carrie Preston (born June 21, 1967) is an American actress, producer, and director.
CLAGS: The Center for LGBTQ Studies (formerly known as Center for Lesbian and Gay Studies or CLAGS) was founded in 1991 by professor Martin Duberman as the first university-based research center in the United States dedicated to the study of historical, cultural, and political issues of lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) individuals and communities.
Charlaine Harris Schulz (born November 25, 1951) is an American New York Times bestselling author who has been writing mysteries for thirty years.
Chicago, officially the City of Chicago, is the third most populous city in the United States, after New York City and Los Angeles.
Mark Christopher "Chris" Bauer (born October 28, 1966) is an American film, television, and theater actor.
Christopher Russell Gartin (born January 12, 1975, in New York City, New York) is an American actor and producer, known for Black Swan (2010), Tremors 2: Aftershocks (1996) and Transcendence (2014).
Christopher Peter Meloni (born April 2, 1961) is an American actor.
Civil and political rights are a class of rights that protect individuals' freedom from infringement by governments, social organizations, and private individuals.
Club Dead is the third book in Charlaine Harris's series The Southern Vampire Mysteries, released in 2003.
a medium used to express ideas by images, often combined with text or other visual information.
Coming out of the closet, or simply coming out, is a metaphor for LGBT people's self-disclosure of their sexual orientation or of their gender identity.
A cook is a profession for individuals who prepare food for consumption in the food industry such as restaurants.
Country music, also known as country and western or simply country, is a genre of popular music that originated in the southern United States in the early 1920s.
Dark fantasy is a subgenre of fantasy literary, artistic, and cinematic works that incorporate darker and frightening themes of fantasy.
Dead and Gone is the ninth book in Charlaine Harris's series The Southern Vampire Mysteries.
Dead to the World is the fourth book in Charlaine Harris's series The Southern Vampire Mysteries, released in 2004.
Dead Until Dark, published in 2001, is the first novel in Charlaine Harris' series The Southern Vampire Mysteries.
Deborah Ann Woll (born February 7, 1985) is an American actress.
The Deep South is a cultural and geographic subregion in the Southern United States.
Definitely Dead is the sixth book in Charlaine Harris's series The Southern Vampire Mysteries.
Denis Patrick Seamus O'Hare (born January 17, 1962) is an American actor noted for his award-winning performances in the plays Take Me Out and Sweet Charity, as well as portraying vampire king Russell Edgington on HBO's fantasy series True Blood.
In reference to film and television, drama is a genre of narrative fiction (or semi-fiction) intended to be more serious than humorous in tone.
The Eastern Time Zone (ET) is a time zone encompassing 17 U.S. states in the eastern part of the contiguous United States, parts of eastern Canada, the state of Quintana Roo in Mexico, Panama in Central America, and the Caribbean Islands.
An Emmy Award, or simply Emmy, is an American award that recognizes excellence in the television industry, and is the equivalent of an Academy Award (for film), the Tony Award (for theater), and the Grammy Award (for music).
An emulsion is a mixture of two or more liquids that are normally immiscible (unmixable or unblendable).
Entertainment Tonight (or simply ET) is an American first-run syndicated entertainment television newsmagazine that is distributed by CBS Television Distribution throughout the United States.
Entertainment Weekly (sometimes abbreviated as EW) is an American magazine, published by Meredith Corporation, that covers film, television, music, Broadway theatre, books and popular culture.
Eric Northman is a fictional character in The Southern Vampire Mysteries, a series of thirteen books written by New York Times bestselling author Charlaine Harris.
Evan Rachel Wood (born September 7, 1987) is an American actress, model, and musician.
Facebook is an American online social media and social networking service company based in Menlo Park, California.
A fairy (also fata, fay, fey, fae, fair folk; from faery, faerie, "realm of the fays") is a type of mythical being or legendary creature in European folklore, a form of spirit, often described as metaphysical, supernatural, or preternatural.
Fairyland (Faerie, Scottish Elf-hame, c.f. Old Norse Álfheimr), in English and Scottish folklore, is the fabulous land or abode of fairies or fays.
Fantasy is a genre of speculative fiction set in a fictional universe, often without any locations, events, or people referencing the real world.
A fictional universe is a self-consistent setting with events, and often other elements, that differ from the real world.
Fiona Shaw, CBE (born Fiona Mary Wilson; 10 July 1958) is an Irish actress and theatre and opera director, known for her role as Petunia Dursley in the Harry Potter films and her role as Marnie Stonebrook in season four of the HBO series True Blood (2011).
Fox (stylised as FOX) is a television channel in the United Kingdom and Ireland, owned by 21st Century Fox.
From Dead to Worse is the eighth book in Charlaine Harris's series The Southern Vampire Mysteries.
Gary Calamar is an American DJ and 5-time Grammy Award-nominated film and television music supervisor whose credits include ''The Man In The High Castle'', Six Feet Under, True Blood, House, ''Weeds'', ''Entourage'', Dexter and Varsity Blues.
Golden Globe Awards are accolades bestowed by the 93 members of the Hollywood Foreign Press Association beginning in January 1944, recognizing excellence in film and television, both domestic and foreign.
A Grammy Award (stylized as GRAMMY, originally called Gramophone Award), or Grammy, is an award presented by The Recording Academy to recognize achievement in the music industry.
Gregg Fienberg is an American television producer and director.
Halfling is another name for J. R. R. Tolkien's hobbit, a fictional race found in some fantasy novels and games.
Home Box Office (HBO) is an American premium cable and satellite television network of Home Box Office, Inc..
Homophobia encompasses a range of negative attitudes and feelings toward homosexuality or people who are identified or perceived as being lesbian, gay, bisexual or transgender (LGBT).
The distinction between horror and terror is a standard literary and psychological concept applied especially to Gothic and horror fiction.
Horror is a genre of speculative fiction which is intended to, or has the capacity to frighten, scare, disgust, or startle its readers or viewers by inducing feelings of horror and terror.
IMDb, also known as Internet Movie Database, is an online database of information related to world films, television programs, home videos and video games, and internet streams, including cast, production crew and personnel biographies, plot summaries, trivia, and fan reviews and ratings.
Instant film is a type of photographic film introduced by Polaroid to be used in an instant camera (and, with accessory hardware, many other professional film cameras).
Iraq (or; العراق; عێراق), officially known as the Republic of Iraq (جُمُهورية العِراق; کۆماری عێراق), is a country in Western Asia, bordered by Turkey to the north, Iran to the east, Kuwait to the southeast, Saudi Arabia to the south, Jordan to the southwest and Syria to the west.
The Iraq WarThe conflict is also known as the War in Iraq, the Occupation of Iraq, the Second Gulf War, and Gulf War II.
Jace Everett (born May 27, 1972) is a singer from the United States who performs country and rock music.
Janina Zione Gavankar (born November 29, 1980) is an American actress and musician best known for her roles as Iden Versio in Star Wars Battlefront II, Luna Garza in True Blood, and Shiva in The League.
Jason Stackhouse is a fictional character from The Southern Vampire Mysteries book series by author Charlaine Harris.
Jennifer Herrema is an American rock music singer, songwriter, record producer, artist, and model best known for her work as one half of the rock band Royal Trux.
Jessica Hamby is a fictional character in the True Blood series, portrayed by Deborah Ann Woll.
Jessica Ines Tuck (born February 19, 1963) is an American actress, best known for her performances on television as Megan Gordon Harrison on the ABC soap opera One Life to Live, Gillian Gray in the CBS drama series Judging Amy, and as Nan Flanagan on the HBO series, True Blood.
Jim Parrack (born February 8, 1981) is an American actor.
Joseph Michael Manganiello (born December 28, 1976) is an American film, television, and theater actor, producer, director, author, and Emmy winning narrator.
John from Cincinnati is an American television drama, set against the surfing community of Imperial Beach, California, that aired on HBO from June 10, 2007, to August 12, 2007.
Jurnee Smollett-Bell (born Jurnee Diana Smollett, October 1, 1986) is an American actress.
Karolina Wydra (born March 5, 1981) is a Polish-American actress and model.
Kelly Overton is an American actress.
Kevin Michael Alejandro (born April 7, 1976) is an American actor and film director.
Kristin Bauer van Straten (born November 26, 1966) is an American film and television actress, perhaps best known for her roles as vampire Pamela Swynford De Beaufort on the HBO television series True Blood, Jerry's girlfriend Gillian on Seinfeld, and as sorceress Maleficent in the ABC series Once Upon a Time.
Lauren Elizabeth Bowles (born March 24, 1970) is an American actress.
Law & Order: Special Victims Unit (often abbreviated to Law & Order: SVU or just SVU) is an American police procedural, legal, crime drama television series set in New York City, where it is also primarily produced.
LGBT, or GLBT, is an initialism that stands for lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender.
Lesbian, gay, bisexual, and transgender (LGBT) social movements are social movements that advocate for LGBT+ people in society.
Lindsay Pulsipher (born May 6, 1982) is an American actress.
True Blood is an American television drama series created and produced by Alan Ball.
Living Dead in Dallas is the second book in Charlaine Harris's series The Southern Vampire Mysteries.
Elizabeth Anne Caplan (born June 30, 1982) is an American actress and model.
Lois Arlene Smith (née Humbert; born November 3, 1930) is an American actress.
The Los Angeles Times is a daily newspaper which has been published in Los Angeles, California since 1881.
Louisiana is a state in the southeastern region of the United States.
Lucy Ursula Griffiths (born 10 October 1986) is an English actress best known for her roles as Lady Marian in the BBC drama series Robin Hood (2006–09), as Nora Gainesborough, Eric Northman's vampire "sister", in the HBO horror series True Blood (2012–13) and as Emily Woodrow in the AMC supernatural drama series Preacher (2016–present).
Luke Timothy Grimes (born January 21, 1984) is an American actor.
Viola Lynn Collins (born May 16, 1977) is an American actress.
In Greek mythology, maenads (μαινάδες) were the female followers of Dionysus and the most significant members of the Thiasus, the god's retinue.
Mariana Klaveno (born October 25, 1979) is an American actress, best known for her television roles as Lorena Ball (Krasiki) in HBO series True Blood, as the psychopath Abby in the Lifetime movie While the Children Sleep, and as movie actress Peri Westmore in Lifetime comedy-drama Devious Maids.
Mark Hudis (born February 19, 1968) is an American television writer and producer who has worked on a variety of shows including Cybill, That '70s Show, Nurse Jackie and True Blood.
Marshall Scot Allman (born April 5, 1984) is an American actor.
Mediumship is the practice of certain people—known as mediums—to purportedly mediate communication between spirits of the dead and living human beings.
Mehcad Jason McKinley Brooks (born October 25, 1980) is an American actor and former fashion model.
Metacritic is a website that aggregates reviews of media products: music albums, video games, films, TV shows, and formerly, books.
Michael McMillian (born October 21, 1978) is an American actor and writer, known for his roles as Henry Gibson on What I Like About You, Steve Newlin on the HBO series True Blood and Owen on Hot in Cleveland.
Michael Raymond-James (born Michael Weverstad; December 24, 1977) is an American actor.
Michelle Renee Forbes Guajardo (born January 8, 1965) is an American actress who has appeared on television and in independent films.
Myspace (stylized as MySpace) is a social networking website offering an interactive, user-submitted network of friends, personal profiles, blogs, groups, photos, music, and videos.
Nancy Oliver (born February 8, 1955) is an American playwright and screenwriter who is best known for her work on the successful TV series Six Feet Under. Oliver was nominated for an Academy Award for Writing Original Screenplay in 2008 for her debut screenplay, Lars and the Real Girl.
Nathan Barr (born 1973; also known as Nate Barr) is an American film and television composer known for playing the majority of the instruments heard in his compositions.
Nathan Dean Parsons (born 16 June 1988) is an Australian-born American actor, known for his work in daytime television on the ABC daytime soap opera General Hospital as the character of Ethan Lovett.
Nelsan Ellis (November 30, 1977 – July 8, 2017) was an American actor and playwright.
The New York Post is the fourth-largest newspaper in the United States and a leading digital media publisher that reached more than 57 million unique visitors in the U.S. in January 2017.
Noah Matthews (born 4 March 1996) is an American actor who has appeared in The Ugly Truth, Sons & Daughters and True Blood.
National Public Radio (usually shortened to NPR, stylized as npr) is an American privately and publicly funded non-profit membership media organization based in Washington, D.C. It serves as a national syndicator to a network of over 1,000 public radio stations in the United States.
Omni Consumer Products, founded in 2006 by graphic designer Pete Hottelet, is a company that creates "real-world" versions of certain products created in movies.
Oz is an American television drama series created by Tom Fontana, who also wrote or co-wrote all of the series' 56 episodes.
The Pacific Time Zone (PT) is a time zone encompassing parts of western Canada, the western United States, and western Mexico.
Pamela Ravenscroft, known as Pamela Swynford De Beaufort in True Blood, is a fictional character from The Southern Vampire Mysteries by author Charlaine Harris.
A prepared piano is a piano that has had its sound altered by placing objects (called preparations) on or between the strings.
A prequel is a literary, dramatic, or cinematic work whose story precedes that of a previous work, by focusing on events that occur before the original narrative.
This is a list of the winners and nominations for the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Casting for a Drama Series.
Raelle Tucker is an American television writer and producer.
Robert John Appleby, better known by the stage name Robert Kazinsky, is an English actor and model..
Robert Hammond Patrick Jr. (born November 5, 1958) is an American actor, perhaps best known for his portrayals of villainous characters.
Royal Trux is an American alternative rock band active from 1987 to 2001.
Rutina Wesley (born February 1, 1979) is an American actress.
Ryan Christian Kwanten (born 28 November 1976) is an Australian actor and comedian.
Sam Merlotte is a fictional character from The Southern Vampire Mysteries/Sookie Stackhouse Series by author Charlaine Harris.
Sam Trammell (born January 29, 1969) is an American actor, known for his role as Sam Merlotte on the HBO fantasy drama series True Blood.
San Diego Comic-Con International is a multi-genre entertainment and comic convention held annually in San Diego, California, United States.
The Satellite Award for Best Actress in a Television Series – Drama is one of the annual Satellite Awards given by the International Press Academy.
The Saturn Award is an award presented annually by the Academy of Science Fiction, Fantasy and Horror Films; it was initially created to honor science fiction, fantasy, and horror on film, but has since grown to reward other films belonging to genre fiction, as well as on television and home media releases.
The following is a list of Saturn Award winners for Best Actor on Television (formerly Best Genre TV Actor).
Scott Kellerman Foley (born July 15, 1972) is an American actor, director, and screenwriter.
The Screen Actors Guild Award for Outstanding Performance by a Stunt Ensemble in a Television Series is one of the awards given by the Screen Actors Guild.
Seattle is a seaport city on the west coast of the United States.
In mythology, folklore and speculative fiction, shapeshifting is the ability of a being or creature to completely transform its physical form or shape.
Six Feet Under is an American drama television series created and produced by Alan Ball.
Calvin Cordozar Broadus Jr. (born October 20, 1971), known professionally as Snoop Dogg, is an American rapper, singer, songwriter, record producer, television personality and actor.
Sookie Stackhouse is a fictional character and protagonist of The Southern Vampire Mysteries book series, written by Charlaine Harris.
Southern Gothic is a subgenre of Gothic fiction in American literature that takes place in the American South.
"Star-crossed" or "star-crossed lovers" is a phrase describing a pair of lovers whose relationship is often thwarted by outside forces.
Stephen Moyer (born Stephen John Emery; 11 October 1969) is an English film and television actor and director who is best known as vampire Bill Compton in the HBO series True Blood.
Stephen Root (born November 17, 1951) is an American actor, comedian, and voice actor.
In social psychology, a stereotype is an over-generalized belief about a particular category of people.
A stunt performer, often referred to as a stuntman, stuntwoman, or daredevil, is a trained professional who performs stunts, often as a career.
The supernatural (Medieval Latin: supernātūrālis: supra "above" + naturalis "natural", first used: 1520–1530 AD) is that which exists (or is claimed to exist), yet cannot be explained by laws of nature.
Talking Heads was an American rock band formed in 1975 in New York City and active until 1991.
Tara Buck (born March 16, 1975) is an American film, stage, and television actress.
Tara Mae Thornton is a fictional character in Charlaine Harris's The Southern Vampire Mysteries and their television adaptation, HBO's True Blood.
Telepathy (from the Greek τῆλε, tele meaning "distant" and πάθος, pathos or -patheia meaning "feeling, perception, passion, affliction, experience") is the purported transmission of information from one person to another without using any known human sensory channels or physical interaction.
A television pilot (also known as a pilot or a pilot episode and sometimes marketed as a tele-movie) is a standalone episode of a television series that is used to sell the show to a television network.
A television show (often simply TV show) is any content produced for broadcast via over-the-air, satellite, cable, or internet and typically viewed on a television set, excluding breaking news, advertisements, or trailers that are typically placed between shows.
The Hollywood Reporter (THR) is a multi-platform American digital and print magazine founded in 1930 and focusing on the Hollywood film industry, television, and entertainment industries, as well as Hollywood's intersection with fashion, finance, law, technology, lifestyle, and politics.
The New York Times (sometimes abbreviated as The NYT or The Times) is an American newspaper based in New York City with worldwide influence and readership.
The Sopranos is an American crime drama television series created by David Chase.
The Southern Vampire Mysteries, also known as The True Blood Novels and The Sookie Stackhouse Novels, is a series of books written by bestselling author Charlaine Harris.
The Used is an American rock band formed in Orem, Utah, in 2001.
Todd Lowe (born May 10, 1977) is an American actor.
The first season of the American television drama series True Blood premiered on September 7, 2008 and concluded on November 23, 2008.
The second season of the television series True Blood commenced airing in the United States on June 14, 2009, concluded on September 13, 2009, and contains 12 episodes.
The third season of the television series True Blood premiered on June 13, 2010 simultaneously on HBO and HBO Canada.
The fourth season of the television series True Blood contains 12 episodes, bringing the series total to 48.
The fifth season of the HBO supernatural drama series True Blood premiered on June 10, 2012 and features 12 episodes, bringing the series total to 60.
The sixth season of the HBO supernatural drama series True Blood premiered on June 16, 2013.
The seventh and final season of the HBO supernatural drama series True Blood premiered on June 22, 2014 and contained ten episodes.
TV Guide is a bi-weekly American magazine that provides television program listings information as well as television-related news, celebrity interviews and gossip, film reviews, crossword puzzles, and, in some issues, horoscopes.
The United States Patent and Trademark Office (USPTO) is an agency in the U.S. Department of Commerce that issues patents to inventors and businesses for their inventions, and trademark registration for product and intellectual property identification.
USA Today is an internationally distributed American daily, middle-market newspaper that serves as the flagship publication of its owner, the Gannett Company.
Valentina Cervi (born 13 April 1976) is an Italian film and television actress.
Valerie Cruz (born July 18, 1976) is an American actress.
A vampire is a being from folklore that subsists by feeding on the vital force (generally in the form of blood) of the living.
Vampire films have been a staple since the era of silent films, so much so that the depiction of vampires in popular culture is strongly based upon their depiction in films throughout the years.
Vampire literature covers the spectrum of literary work concerned principally with the subject of vampires.
Varèse Sarabande is an American record label, owned by Concord Music Group and distributed by Universal Music Group, which specializes in film scores and original cast recordings.
Variety is a weekly American entertainment trade magazine and website owned by Penske Media Corporation.
The Venus flytrap (also referred to as Venus's flytrap or Venus' flytrap), Dionaea muscipula, is a carnivorous plant native to subtropical wetlands on the East Coast of the United States in North Carolina and South Carolina.
A veteran (from Latin vetus, meaning "old") is a person who has had long service or experience in a particular occupation or field.
Viral marketing or viral advertising is a business strategy that uses existing social networks to promote a product.
Warner Media, LLC (formerly Time Warner Inc.), doing business as WarnerMedia, is an American multinational mass media and entertainment conglomerate headquartered in New York City and owned by AT&T.
A werecat (also written in a hyphenated form as were-cat) is an analogy to "werewolf" for a feline therianthropic creature.
In folklore, a werewolf (werwulf, "man-wolf") or occasionally lycanthrope (λυκάνθρωπος lukánthrōpos, "wolf-person") is a human with the ability to shapeshift into a wolf (or, especially in modern film, a therianthropic hybrid wolflike creature), either purposely or after being placed under a curse or affliction (often a bite or scratch from another werewolf).
William Sanderson (born January 10, 1944) is an American character actor famous for his roles in Blade Runner, Deadwood, True Blood, and as a cast member in the long-running 1980s television series Newhart.
Witchcraft or witchery broadly means the practice of and belief in magical skills and abilities exercised by solitary practitioners and groups.
The 13th Satellite Awards, honoring the best in film and television of 2008, were given on December 14, 2008.
The 17th Annual Screen Actors Guild Awards, honoring the best achievements in film and television performances for the year 2010, was presented on January 30, 2011 at the Shrine Exposition Center in Los Angeles for the fifteenth consecutive year.
From November 5, 2007, to February 12, 2008, all 12,000 film and television screenwriters of the American labor unions Writers Guild of America, East (WGAE), and Writers Guild of America West (WGAW) went on strike.
The 36th People's Choice Awards, honoring the best in popular culture for 2009, was held on January 6, 2010 at the Nokia Theatre in Los Angeles, California, and was broadcast on CBS.
The 37th Saturn Awards, honoring the best in science fiction, fantasy and horror film and television in 2010 were held on June 23, 2011.
The 61st Primetime Emmy Awards were held on Sunday, September 20, 2009.
The 66th Golden Globe Awards, honoring the best in film and television of 2008, was broadcast on January 11, 2009, from the Beverly Hilton Hotel in Beverly Hills, California, United States on the NBC TV network.