‘True Blood’ Season 7 Announced

True Blood hasn’t lost its bite.

HBO announced today that the hit southern vampire series will be returning for a seventh season of bloodsucking fun. New episodes will return in Summer 2014, with current showrunner Brian Buckner returning at the helm.

“TRUE BLOOD remains a signature show for HBO, and a true phenomenon with our viewers,” noted Michael Lombardo, president, HBO Programming in a statement. “Thanks to Brian Buckner and his talented team, the show continues to be a thrill ride like nothing else on TV.”

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Season six of True Blood is currently airing Sundays at 9PM on HBO.