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“True Blood” actor Nelsan Ellis has been laid to rest. On Saturday, July 22, Ellis, who died at age 39 just over two weeks ago, was buried at the Holy Temple Cathedral in his home state of Illinois. Several of Ellis’ “True Blood” co-stars, including Anna Paquin (Sookie), Carrie Preston (Arlene, and Rutina Wesley (Tara, attended…

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Hollywood is mourning the loss of actor Nelsan Ellis. Best known for his breakout role as Lafayette on HBO’s “True Blood,” Ellis reportedly died after complications with heart failure. He was 39. “We were extremely saddened to hear of the passing of Nelsan Ellis,” HBO said in a statement. “Nelsan was a longtime member of…

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