WBEZ | Comic and Entertainment Expo http://www.wbez.org/tags/comic-and-entertainment-expo Latest from WBEZ Chicago Public Radio en 'True Blood' star Kristin Bauer stops by Chicago Comic and Entertainment Expo http://www.wbez.org/episode-segments/2011-03-17/true-blood-star-kristin-bauer-stops-chicago-comic-and-entertainment-expo <img typeof="foaf:Image" src="http://llnw.wbez.org//segment/photo/2011-March/2011-03-17/Getty Kristin Bauer David Livingston.jpg" alt="" /><p><p>The HBO series <a target="_blank" href="http://www.hbo.com/true-blood/index.html"><em>True Blood</em></a> imagines a world in which vampires have come out of the shadows. They advocate for their rights, run for public office. And some take humans as lovers. Or pets.<br /><br />The show is set in Bon Temps, Louisiana, and the title references the name of the synthetic blood that some vampires drink instead of human blood. Wisconsin native <a href="http://www.kristinbauer.com/Kristin/Welcome.html" target="_blank">Kristin Bauer</a> plays Pamela Swynford De Beaufort, one of the vampires on the show. She joined <em>Eight Forty-Eight</em> from her home in L.A. <br /><br />This weekend, Bauer will be attending the <a target="_blank" href="http://www.c2e2.com/">Chicago Comic and Entertainment Expo</a> at McCormick Place.</p></p> Thu, 17 Mar 2011 13:07:00 -0500 http://www.wbez.org/episode-segments/2011-03-17/true-blood-star-kristin-bauer-stops-chicago-comic-and-entertainment-expo