"James Frain is one really dead vampire—or is he?
The British actor played creepy bloodsucker Franklin Mott during this season's True Blood. But Jason Stackhouse (Ryan Kwanten) appeared to have killed him when he shot him with wooden bullets.
Even so, is he gone forever?
"People ask me that all the time, but I don't know," Frain tells me from the Louisiana set of Transit, a thriller with Jim Caviezel about a family terrorized by a group of criminals during a road trip. "If they want me to do it again, I'd love to do it."
It's not like Frain isn't keeping busy enough these days. He also costars as billionaire villain Peter Fleming in NBC's upcoming superhero series The Cape. "I play a guy who you wouldn't know there's anything going on with him at all, but when he adopts this alter ego, he's pretty bad," Frain says.
He also plays a pretty bad guy in the much-anticipated Tron: Legacy. "I didn't even see the original," Frain admits of the 1982 sci-fi flick starring