It was love at first bite for Stephen Moyer and Anna Paquin. Almost literally. The couple’s steamy on-screen romance turned into a real-life love story that True Blood fans went crazy for. Twelve years later, the couple is still happier than ever, but their union didn’t come without a few bumps in the road. Sit tight while we dive into how Stephen and Anna fell in love and their secret to a long-lasting marriage.
For those of you who haven’t seen True Blood, we suggest you do so immediately because you’re missing out on a lot of very hot, very shirtless, delicious Vampire men. Aside from that, the chemistry between Anna’s character Sooki and Stephen’s character Bill had us all fanning ourselves, and now we know why. The pair met when they had to do a screen test for the show in 2008, and their connection was instant.
Stephen shared the moment they first met, “We were both single at the time, and there was just this kind of spark.” Naturally, things really started heating up between the two when they started filming. True Blood is certainly not short of its very intimate and seductive scenes between the characters, and with both Moyer and Paquin being single, we can imagine that their spark turned into an explosion.
Following their screen test, the pair didn’t see each other for three months until they started filming. Stephen said, “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. For the continuation watch the video