IGN caught up with the cast on the PaleyFest red carpet and Matt Davis, Ian Somerhalder, Nina Dobrev, Candice Accola, Kat Graham, and Paul Wesley all throw in their two cents about why guys should be watching The Vampire Diaries. Click here or the image below to watch the (quite funny) video!
Did you miss the recent Vampire Diaries panel at PaleyFest? Never fear: You can watch the whole thing on Hulu right now!
Friday Night Bites is a weekly round-up for various tidbits of show and cast/crew news not quite big enough to warrant a blog post, not strictly Vampire Diaries-related, or that somehow just fell through the cracks. Please insert theme song by Explosions in the Sky here and enjoy.
- Someone’s having some fun filming at Mystic Falls High.
- We’re going to continue our shameless self-promotion, briefly: Please take a minute to vote for Vampire-Diaries.net in LOGO’s NewNowNext Awards. We really appreciate your support!
- Big congratulations to Matt Davis, who has been cast as a lead in the CW pilot Cult. (Don’t worry; he’ll still be available to appear on TVD.)
- Attention Texans! Kat Graham will be performing at Perez Hilton’s One Night in Austin on Saturday night.
- Did you like Candice Accola’s necklace from PaleyFest? She tweeted that it’s from Moon Raven Designs, and you can see their other designs on Etsy.
- And for more about PaleyFest looks, check out Nina Dobrev’s makeup routine and hairstyle.
- Kevin Williamson got quite the birthday gift.
- Real March Madness means it’s time for plenty of TV-related March Madness. Vote for Julie Plec and Kevin Williamson in the Blood Awesome Division of TV Addict’s Showrunner March Madness.
- And several Vampire Diaries pairings need your vote in Zimbio’s TV Couples March Madness.
- Ian Somerhalder and Nina Dobrev talk about the importance of charity at the 9th Annual Stuart House Benefit.
- Price Peterson admits that The Vampire Diaries didn’t make the best first impression.
- Elena makes this list of Modern Day Southern Belles.
- The Vampire Diaries is good for the Newton County economy.
- 7 Ways Ian Somerhalder Proves Green Is Sexy
- And he also talks about his environmentalism and foundation with Mother Nature Network.
- We all know Joseph Morgan is all about reading, and so does this little fan.
- Kat Graham points out that witches enjoy hanging out together.
- Certain Originals like to play with toys, too.
- Better late than never: Take a look at some outtakes from Paul Wesley’s 2010 Vanity Fair Italia photoshoot.
- Nina Dobrev is a Scuba Diving Celeb.
- In other sporting news, Nathaniel Buzolic snowboards.
- Holmes & Hall has a nice appreciation of Joseph Morgan as Klaus.
Last weekend’s Vampire Diaries panel audience at PaleyFest were treated to an advance screening of last night’s new episode, 1912 (EP316), and Julie Plec and cast hit the stage immediately afterwards to discuss the revelations and repercussions as we head into the final episodes of Season 3.
Be warned: Every one of these discussion panel recaps is spoilerific, so steer clear if you haven’t watched 1912 yet.
MTV‘s Hollywood Crush blog talked to Nina Dobrev at PaleyFest, and she told them a bit about the season finale – namely, that you’ll “laugh and cry. It’s going to be pretty epic.”
AfterElton caught up with Kat Graham, Nina Dobrev, Ian Somerhalder, Paul Wesley and Julie Plec on the PaleyFest press line this past weekend to talk about what’s going down in Mystic Falls and, well, shirtlessness. You can watch the video with Kat Graham below and watch the rest over at AfterElton.
And PopSugarTV also chatted with Julie Plec and cast on the PaleyFest press line and a certain blond hybrid was popular topic (plus, you know, other stuff):
We have yet another video from the PaleyFest press line! IGN interviewed Kat Graham, Matt Davis, Paul Wesley, Candice Accola, and Ian Somerhalder about what’s in store for their characters when the show returns, including Bonnie’s relationship with her mother, Alaric’s relationship with his magical ring, and Caroline’s relationship with sparkly jewelry.
The CW Network official YouTube account has posted a PaleyFest video with snippets of interviews with Julie Plec and several Vampire Diaries cast members, including Candice Accola, Nina Dobrev, Kat Graham, Ian Somerhalder, Paul Wesley, and Matt Davis. It also gives a glimpse into what the press line at an event like this is like!
Who can resist a photo booth? Not the Vampire Diaries cast members who went to PaleyFest, from the looks of it! Ian Somerhalder, Paul Wesley, Nina Dobrev, Matt Davis, Candice Accola and Kat Graham all posed for pictures during PaleyFest. Kat Graham is sitting pretty in hers, but some of her castmates (*cough*IanPaulCandice*cough*) get pretty silly for their pictures in the TV Guide Magazine Photo Booth.
And the PaleyFest interviews just keep on coming! E!Online has you covered with interviews with Julie Plec, Nina Dobrev, Paul Wesley, Ian Somerhalder, Candice Accola, and Matt Davis. Warning: Spoilers through All My Children (EP315) abound, and there are lots of hints about upcoming episodes as well!
In this wide-ranging interview, Julie discusses the most important relationship on the show, flashbacks, the love triangle, Caroline and Klaus, what Jeremy and Tyler are up to, and more: