Is There a Cure for Hep-V on True Blood?

Dealing with lawyers can be quite frustrating – even when you’re a vampire.

Warning: True Blood Spoilers Ahead.

Facing mortality for the first time in over 100 years, Bill (Stephen Moyer) has quickly accepted his Hep-V positive status and makes the practical decision to update his last will and testament before his deadly condition worsens.

True Blood Recap: Pam's Search for Eric Comes to an End

Spoiler Alert: Things in Bon Temps, Louisiana, are going from bad to worse.

After last week’s episode of True Blood – where a peaceful town barbecue ravaged by an unknown band of diseased vamps left many dead, including Rutina Wesley’s formidable character, Tara – the show picks up in the eerie aftermath.

True Blood's Chris Bauer Reveals His Drug and Alcohol Past

His TV alter ego, Sheriff Andy Bellefleur on HBO’s True Blood, has seen his share of mysterious pasts. But in real life, Chris Bauer has been harboring a dark secret of his own.

The actor, 47, has been sober for seven years, following a decades-long battle with drugs and alcohol.

“It was a slow-motion catastrophe,” Bauer tells PEOPLE. “I wasn’t just out of control, I was 100 percent off my path.”