Trammell is best known for his role as Sam Merlotte in the HBO hit vampire series True Blood, which is scheduled to start up again early this summer. He has also worked in theater, on-Broadway, off-Broadway, film and television. He is an accomplished New York stage actor and gave a Tony nominated performance in “Ah, Wilderness!” Yager has appeared on Mad Men and Boston Public. The couple met in New York while doing theater.
Trammell’s rep also says that “The couple is thrilled and excited.”