- The official TVD twitter account shared this great behind-the-scenes photograph of the lovely Candice Accola. [cwtvd]
- The TVD facebook also had some goodies to share: a new photo of Ian Somerhalder. [Facebook]
- Kat Graham talked to Access Hollywood about her music and Bonnie Bennett. [Access Hollywood]
- Kat also talked to The Hollywood Reporter about music. [THR]
- Kat is looking pretty fierce in this photo she shared on her Instagram. Love the manicure. [katgrahampics]
- Torrey DeVitto is helping to make a documentary about Ugandan orphans caring for their dying parents. Torrey’s dedication to the hospice cause is inspiring! [Twitter]
- Ian Somerhalder shared a short video showing how filming the Camaro works. [iansomerhalder]
- Ian spoke at a rall in Asheville, NC on clean energy. A local paper has a write-up and video. [Asheville Citizen-Times]
Sink your teeth into this shiny new season 5 promo for The Vampire Diaries, people! Drama! Sass! Zinging one-liners!
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Watch this space for the charity drive to buy Damon an entire set of the Oxford English Dictionary. ;)
Ready for your first look at the season five premiere of The Vampire Diaries, entitled I Know What You Did Last Summer? Head over to Entertainment Tonight Online for nine exclusive stills from the episode! We get a look at Elena and Caroline settling into college life, as well as some glimpses of Bonnie and Jeremy! I Know What You Did Last Summer (EP501) will air on Thursday, October 3 at 8/7c, followed by the series premiere of The Originals.
An encore presentation of American Gothic (EP418) airs tonight on the CW at 8/7c. Only five weeks until season five of The Vampire Diaries premieres on October 3rd!
Episode refresher course:
Miss a post this week?
- Candice Accola Shares a Favorite Season 4 Moment (VIDEO)
- Alexandra Metz Cast on The Originals
- Rick Cosnett Cast as Dr. Wes Maxfield
- EW Exclusive: Todd Stashwick to Recur on The Originals + Sebastian Roche Returns
- Julie Plec Talks The Originals, Shakespeare & Crossovers at Comic-Con (VIDEO)
- The Originals Key Art: Bad Blood
- Charles Michael Davis Teases Marcel’s Backstory & More at Comic-Con (VIDEO)
- Friday Night Bites, August 17 – 23: New Photos, New Pups, & Martin Starr
Another little video from The CW. Candice Accola talks about one of her favorite moments from season 4.
“Dr. Maxfield is a brilliant — and somewhat cocky — professor at Whitmore College, and after meeting him, Caroline (Candice Accola) and Elena (Nina Dobrev) begin to think he’s hiding a dark and dangerous secret.”
- It’s well known that Ian Somerhalder is an animal lover, and he proved it once again, tweeting about rescuing an adorable pup, pictured above. [iansomerhalder]
- Ian is also representing the Sierra Club in the #STARTARYOT Challenge. [CrowdRise]
- Dawn Olivieri is participating in the #STARTARYOT Challenge, as well, and representing Best Friends Animal Society. [CrowdRise]
- Claire Holt talked to Interview about “10 Things She Can’t Live Without.” [Interview]
- SpoilerTV has some previously unseen cast promotional photos for season 4 of TVD. [SpoilerTV]
- The official show Twitter offered us an awesome photo of Paul Wesley. Is that Stefan or Silas, though?!? [cwtvd]
- Paul just wrapped filming on the film, “Sam & Amira,” where he’s costarring with Martin Starr & Dina Shihabi. There is no release date set for the film yet. [The Wrap]
- David Alpay has been added as a guest at Insurgence 5.5. He joins Nathaniel Buzolic on the guest list for this November convention in the UK. [Rogue Events]
- Steven R. McQueen tweeted a video of himself singing he called “Late Night Jamming.” So multi-talented, that McQueen. [McQueeninchains]
- Kat Graham is making a video for her single, “Power,” and she wants your lip synch videos. [KatGraham]
STOP PUSHING YOUR LUCK, Mystic Falls. Bring It On (EP416) airs tonight on the CW at 8/7c. Six weeks until season five of The Vampire Diaries premieres on October 3rd!
Episode refresher course:
Miss a post this week?
- Michael Trevino Interview (VIDEO)
- Shaun Sipos Joins The Vampire Diaries in Recurring Role of Aaron
- Phoebe Tonkin Talks Hayley & Klaus at Comic-Con (VIDEO)
- Kat Graham on Bonnie’s Future + Caroline Dries Talks Season 5 (VIDEO)
- CW Interviews with Zach Roerig of The Vampire Diaries & Daniella Pineda of The Originals (VIDEO)
- New Elijah-centric Promo for The Originals (VIDEO)
- Friday Night Bites, August 10 – 16: Remixes, Roerig, & McQueen
The CW has uploaded a brief video with Michael Trevino. While the actor doesn’t reveal much about season 5, he does talk about the moments he enjoyed most in season 4.
According to an E!Online exclusive, Canadian actor Shaun Sipos (Melrose Place, Life Unexpected) has landed a recurring role in The Vampire Diaries season five. He’ll be playing Aaron, a new college friend of Elena’s:
“Sipos will play Aaron, who comes to college to escape his tortured past. It’s there that he meets Elena, and the two will bond over the fact that they’ve both experience and survived dark family tragedies.”