Cole is a minor character on the HBO original series True Blood. Played by the American actor Bill Tangradi, Cole is a Bon Temps, Louisiana resident with anti-vampire views. He appears only on the episode "Gone, Gone, Gone" in the series' fifth season.
Cole is a Bon Temps resident, and a friend of Bobbie. They both have anti-vampire views and during the True Blood shortage crisis, and they prepared to kill a vampire using wooden bullets. They targeted Jessica Hamby when she arrived at Merlotte's Bar and Grill. Sam Merlotte and Lafayette Reynolds disarmed the pair and send them packing. ("Gone, Gone, Gone")