Eric Northman is a major character, and vampire, on the HBO original series True Blood. Played by Swedish starring actor Alexander Skarsgård, Eric makes his debut on the episode "Escape from Dragon House" in the series' first season.Is the character of Eric Northman dead in True Blood?
Eric Northman doesn’t die in True Blood. At the end of season six of True Blood, the character of Eric Northman is thought to be dead by the audience. However, in season 7, the audience finds out that Eric Northman is alive, although he has contracted the Hep-V virus.