Quote: "We met screen testing for the show. We were both single at the time, and there was just this kind of spark. I didn't see her for three months, and she had gone from having dark hair to this beautiful blonde, and I had gone from being blond to this dark vampire. By day three or four - oh, this is going to sound so syrupy - but I knew I wanted to spend the rest of my life with her. It was within seconds, really, and it just became a thing." It was love at first sight for actor Stephen Moyer, who knew he wanted to marry now-wife Anna Paquin upon meeting her on the set of their vampire show True Blood. The couple wed in 2010.
Fact: Actress Kristin Bauer Van Straten struggled to hold back the tears on Saturday (26Jul14) as she joined her True Blood castmates for their last appearance together at California's San Diego Comic-Con event. The hit vampire drama recently wrapped production on its seventh and final season, which is currently airing in the U.S., and the stars of the show, including Stephen Moyer, Anna Paquin and Deborah Ann Woll, used their panel discussion to reminisce about their time on the series.
Quote: "I'm allowed to do that, I can actually spend some time on the beach." True Blood star Stephen Moyer is looking forward to tanning after playing a pale vampire on Tv since 2008.
Tweet: "Proud to be a happily married bisexual mother. Marriage is about love not gender." Bisexual actress Anna Paquin, who is married to her True Blood co-star Stephen Moyer, celebrates the start of Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual and Transgender Pride month.
Quote: "When you are directing your wife in a sex scene, you get to do what the writers come up with. Maybe they're coming up with something you haven't thought of before. You can try things out without it being weird." Stephen Moyer likes the idea of directing his wife and True Blood co-star Anna Paquin in a sex scene.
Fact: The names of Anna Paquin and Stephen Moyer's twins have finally been revealed - the tots are called Poppy and Charlie. The True Blood stars decided to keep their names and gender a secret since they welcomed the pair last summer (12).
Quote: "The twins have a more pimped-out trailer than any of the cast. It's ridiculous... It's really lovely - they've become part of the furniture in True Blood land." Actor Stephen Moyer admits his twins with True Blood co-star Anna Paquin always get special treatment when they join mum and dad on the set of the cult Tv series.
Quote: "My wife knows when I have a sex scene coming up, when I only eat fruit in the mornings." True Blood star Stephen Moyer on his pre-love scene technique.
Quote: "It's always amazing. I love my kids so much and that fact that (sic) Anna is pregnant just adds more crazy to the bundle of fun." Stephen Moyer is excited about becoming a dad again. His wife Anna Paquin is expecting their first child, and the actor already has two kids from a previous relationship.
Quote: "I pushed him and smashed his nose, his nose exploded and then he punched me and knocked my front teeth out... So I punched him and I broke my hand." True Blood star Stephen Moyer on his first fight as a teenager.
Quote: "It's actually the home of the British version of Jersey Shore... and one of the local pubs that I used to drink at is, like, the centre of it." True Blood star Stephen Moyer on the fact his home town, Brentwood in Essex, has become the home base for Britain's new reality TV sensation, The Only Way Is Essex.
Quote: "I have a set of my vampire teeth from True Blood. I think they're on a shelf somewhere - but not in a glass by the side of my bed." Actor Stephen Moyer on the last thing he stole from a set.
Quote: "I get to sign boobs a lot. I get to bite boobs, occasionally, when I'm allowed. If my missus is there and she approves of the person, I get to bite boobs... and necks." TV vampire Stephen Moyer only agrees to bite True Blood fans' boobs for photo opportunities if his wife and co-star Anna Paquin allows him to.
Quote: "My mobile phone number is almost identical to that of a party supplies company in Venice, Los Angeles, so I get phone calls asking me for things like balloon helium. I also know when the company's not doing very well - occasionally I get calls from the bank." TRUE BLOOD star Stephen Moyer refuses to change his phone number, despite fielding calls for a local business.
Quote: "If I wake up in the middle of the night, and I'll kind of feel the light and I'll open my eyes and it'll just be the glow of the computer, and she's even shopping in her sleep! She loves it." Stephen Moyer on his wife Anna Paquin's shopping habits.
Fact: TRUE BLOOD star Stephen Moyer once performed in a band called Bulging Pants. The group's symbol was the BP logo wrapped in a pair of boy's underwear.
Fact: TRUE BLOOD star Stephen Moyer landed his role on the hit drama on the same day his apartment was burgled.
Quote: "Actually Steve and I were so amused by it that we got it for everyone on the cast and crew as a wrap gift." Anna Paquin and her fiance Stephen Moyer gifted their TRUE BLOOD castmates with a porn film spoof of the hit U.S. vampire series called Tru: A XXX Parody.
Quote: "I would have been floating upside down in a canal if I was (Robert) Pattinson's age. I wouldn't have made it." TRUE BLOOD star Stephen Moyer, 40, is glad he found fame later in life.
Quote: "When I drink 'blood' on the show, it's actually sieved raspberries blended with a little bit of pomegranate juice." Stephen Moyer gives up a bloody secret from the set of his hit U.S. vampire series TRUE BLOOD.
Quote: "I just shot a nudie scene for the third season of TRUE BLOOD and when I have those, I don't eat for, like, 13 days beforehand." Stephen Moyer fasts ahead of his naked scenes on the show.
Quote: "I've got nothing to hide. I'm very happy in my life. I don't go to big parties. I'm out there every morning picking up my dog's s**t, so if they (paparazzi) want to take that shot, fine." TRUE BLOOD star Stephen Moyer has no problems with snappers.
Quote: "I couldn't wait to live by the beach and enjoy the weather. Then they dye my hair and make me stay out of the sun. I was banned from sunbathing!" Brit Stephen Moyer's plans to enjoy the Los Angeles sunshine were ruined by TRUE BLOOD bosses.
Quote: "I knew some people in town, but wasn't based there. So I'm basically alone (in a hotel) and the other person I'm doing all my scenes with happens to be seven doors along." Stephen Moyer's relationship with TRUE BLOOD co-star Anna Paquin was meant to be.
Quote: "I was like, 'Can't you just be flattered that they think you would be pregnant?' But the next time we went out, she wore the most fitted dress." Anna Paquin was horrified to hear rumours she was expecting a baby, according to her fiance Stephen Moyer.
Quote: "They took a bit of getting used to. When they first made them, they put a plate on the back of them, so it's like having a retainer in when you're a kid." Stephen Moyer struggled to get used to the mouthpiece he has to wear as a TV vampire in TRUE BLOOD.
Quote: "Robert Pattinson and I are probably the only people where the first thing people say is, 'Bite me'." TRUE BLOOD star Stephen Moyer on the downside of being a vampire character.
Quote: "When I was a boy, I loved boxing, and I've gotten Anna into it. She won't stop until she's gnawed your stumps off. I tell you, my girl is hardcore." TRUE BLOOD actor Stephen Moyer is proud of his co-star and real life love interest Anna Paquin's fighting spirit.