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True Blood is all about the werewolves this season, but new heartthrob Joe Manganiello — who plays Sookie's wolfman bodyguard Alcide — says from a very early age he loved him some vampires. In fact, he was so into them, he jumped into a haunted house coffin with one at the age of 3! Watch as Manganiello explains why playing a real animal is cathartic. Plus: See what he has to say about a Sookie-Alcide relationship.

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TRUE BLOOD's Joe Manganiello hints at romance

True Blood's Joe Manganiello shares a formative vampire story and what might be ahead for Alcide and Sookie.|True Blood|Joe Manganiello|