Cast members Anna Paquin, Stephen Moyer, Ryan Kwanten, Alexander Skarsgard, Rutina Wesley, Nelsan Ellis, Carrie Preston, Sam Trammell and Kristin Bauer hit the premiere of "True Blood" Season 5 in Los Angeles this evening alongside series creator Alan Ball. Check out all the red-carpet pics in the gallery below!

"True Blood" Season 5 premieres on June 10.

A former contributor to sites including MTV's The Backlot and Bloody-Disgusting, Chris Eggertsen worked in film development before indulging his love of pop culture writing full time. He specializes in horror, the intersection of social issues and entertainment and Howard Stern. He's on Twitter @HitFixChris.