"All this alpha-male posturing. Why don't the two of you just fuck each other and get it over with? I could watch."
Sophie-Anne Leclerq
Series True Blood
Season 2, Episode 11
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Air date August 30th, 2009
Writers Alan Ball
Director Daniel Minahan
Producers Bruce Dunn; Mark McNair; Raelle Tucker; Alexander Woo; Nancy Oliver; Brian Buckner; Alan Ball; Gregg Fienberg; Christina Jokanovich; Luis M. Patiño
Starring Anna Paquin; Stephen Moyer; Sam Trammell; Ryan Kwanten; Rutina Wesley; Chris Bauer; Mehcad Brooks; Anna Camp; Nelsan Ellis; Michelle Forbes; Mariana Klaveno; Todd Lowe; Michael McMillian; Jim Parrack; Carrie Preston; William Sanderson; Alexander Skarsgard; Deborah Ann Woll
Episode guide
"New World In My View"
"Beyond Here Lies Nothin'"

"Frenzy" is the eleventh episode of season two of the American television series True Blood and the twenty-third episode of the series overall. The episode was directed by Daniel Minahan and written by series creator Alan Ball. It first aired on the HBO network on Sunday, August 30th, 2009. In this episode, Bill Compton pays a visit to the vampire queen of Louisiana, Sophie-Anne Leclerq and asks her advice on how to defeat a Maenad. Lafayette Reynolds is suffering severe post-traumatic stress syndrome as a result of being held prisoner by Eric Northman. Meanwhile, Jason Stackhouse and Andy Bellefleur decide to ignore all warnings and make a show of force against Maryann. They arm themselves to the teeth, prepared for a final showdown. At the Stackhouse residence, Maryann continues to use her powers to sway the citizens of Bon Temps to her cause. She has them build a giant nest while Maryann readies herself for the upcoming ritual.

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  • This episode is rated TV-MA.
  • Production code number: 211.
  • The title for this episode is taken from the song "Frenzy" by Screamin' Jay Hawkins which is played in this episode.
  • This episode is the first time that a vampire can be seen flying. Eric Northman flies off, leaving a great impression upon Arlene's kids Coby and Lisa.

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