Alan Ball

Biography: Alan Ball was born on May 13, 1957 in Atlanta, Georgia and raised in the suburb of Marietta.

Alan Ball got his big break after winning an Oscar for writing American Beauty. He created and executive-produced the critically-acclaimed HBO series, Six Feet Under, for five seasons. Ball is also the creator of HBO series, True Blood, which is based on Charalaine Harris' Sookie Stackhouse Southern Vampire Mysteries.

Alan Ball's Scores

Average career score: 68
Highest Metascore: 79 True Blood: Season 3
Lowest Metascore: 54 True Blood: Season 7
Score distribution:
  1. Positive: 7 out of 9
  2. Negative: 0 out of 9
9 tv reviews
Title: Year: Credit: User score:
54 True Blood: Season 7 Jun 22, 2014 Creator / Executive Producer 5.1
tbd Banshee: Season 2 Jan 10, 2014 Executive Producer 8.4
58 True Blood: Season 6 Jun 16, 2013 Creator / Executive Producer 6.0
62 Banshee: Season 1 Jan 11, 2013 Executive Producer 8.6
74 True Blood: Season 5 Jun 10, 2012 Writer / Creator / Executive Producer 6.9
74 True Blood: Season 4 Jun 26, 2011 Writer / Creator / Executive Producer 7.5
79 True Blood: Season 3 Jun 13, 2010 Writer / Creator / Executive Producer 7.5
74 True Blood: Season 2 Jun 14, 2009 Writer / Creator / Executive Producer 8.2
63 True Blood: Season 1 Sep 7, 2008 Writer / Director / Creator / Executive Producer 8.1
tbd Six Feet Under: Season 5 Jun 6, 2005 Writer / Director 8.1
tbd Six Feet Under: Season 4 Jun 13, 2004 Writer / Director 7.5
tbd Six Feet Under: Season 3 Mar 2, 2003 Writer / Director 7.7
tbd Six Feet Under: Season 2 Mar 3, 2002 Writer / Director 7.8
74 Six Feet Under: Season 1 Jun 3, 2001 Writer / Director / Executive Producer 8.4
tbd Cybill: Season 4 Sep 15, 1997 Writer tbd
tbd Cybill: Season 3 Sep 16, 1996 Writer tbd
tbd Cybill: Season 2 Sep 17, 1995 Writer tbd
tbd Grace Under Fire: Season 2 Sep 20, 1994 Writer tbd