"The Vampire Diaries" is getting ready for season five on CW, and now fans are being given even more of a look at the season ahead. On Friday, Aug. 30, Ace Showbiz shared the first true preview for the upcoming season, and it is clear things are completely changed for season five.Check out previously released photos of the cast here and here.
This new preview shows a happy and in love Damon and Elena. A human Katherine is also shown, and she is being flirted with by Stefan. Of course, it could also be Silas taken Stefan's place. At the end of the preview, Damon mentions doppelgangers, and this could mean he will learn that Silas plot in the season five premiere. Kat Graham said that she is 'excited' for fans to see her work during the premiere episode in an interview with Access Hollywood.
Ian Somerhalder is the actor behind Damon, and he was the subject of the latest behind the scenes photo for season five. That is located on the sidebar. Ian Somerhalder has been quite vocal about the series and its planned spin-off, and he is not that happy about the arrival of "The Originals" on CW. He said the following about the new series, according to ScienceFiction.com:
"Now, they’re going to be taking these characters that mean so much to our show. I’m insanely happy for everyone, but I’m not thrilled. Not that I mind sharing, I just don’t want to lose all these amazing actors on our show."
"The Vampire Diaries" will lose Joseph Morgan, Daniel Gillies, and Claire Holt to the new series. "The Vampire Diaries" will return to CW on Oct. 3.