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Posted Monday 6/11/18 at 9:19PM EDT
Paul Wesley joins CBS All Access' Tell Me a Story, reuniting with Vampire Diaries co-creator
Wesley will co-star on the psychological thriller that reimagines the world's most beloved fairy tales from Kevin Williamson, co-creator of The Vampire Diaries and creator of Dawson's Creek. Wesley, in his first regular TV role since The CW series ended last year, joins Danielle Campbell, former star of Vampire Diaries spinoff The Originals, Billy Magnussen and Kim Cattrall. According to Deadline, Wesley will play "Eddie, a derelict and troubled individual whose petulance is fueled even more by his problems with drugs and alcohol. Although he works as a bartender, he also splits his time as a low-level drug dealer and part-time thief with his older brother Mitch, who never fails to treat Eddie as the lowly delinquent that he is."
Posted Wednesday 5/09/18 at 10:52PM EDT
The Vampire Diaries' original final line, revealed
“The original version was ‘Oh, I see they have hero hair in heaven,” says co-creator Kevin Williamson.
Posted Monday 4/16/18 at 12:41PM EDT
Netflix gets Ian Somerhalder to star in another vampire-themed drama series
One year after leaving The Vampire Diaries, Somerhalder is joining V-Wars, a vampire-themed drama based on Jonathan Maberry's novel series of the same name from comic book publisher IDW. Somerhalder will star and direct the drama, which was given a straight-to-series order in 2014. According to Deadline, "Somerhalder will star as Dr. Luther Swann, who enters a world of untold horror when a mysterious disease transforms his best friend, Michael Fayne, into a murderous predator who feeds on other humans."
Posted Monday 3/12/18 at 5:49PM EDT
The Vampire Diaries' Nina Dobrev is set to return to TV in CBS comedy pilot
Three years after leaving The CW, Dobrev has signed on to star in a CBS family comedy pilot where she plays a "grounded, deeply funny, quick-witted and outspoken" woman whose younger half-sister flees their "train wreck" of a father to live with her and her fiancé. The only problem is Dobrev's character told her fiancé and their circle of friends that her father was dead, when she hasn't actually seen him in 10 years. Since her exit from The Vampire Diaries in 2015, Dobrev has focused her career on the movies, except for a cameo on The CW cult hit's series finale last year.
Posted Tuesday 3/06/18 at 9:38PM EST
A potential spinoff of The Originals is set to star Matt Davis and Danielle Rose Russell
A spinoff of The Vampire Diaries spinoff is inching closer to reality. The Originals spinoff would revolve around Russell's character Hope Mikaelson.
Posted Monday 12/11/17 at 9:04AM EST
Nina Dobrev and Paul Wesley had a Vampire Diaries reunion
The former CW co-stars ran into each other in New York City over the weekend.
Posted Friday 10/13/17 at 4:15AM EDT
Pretty Little Liars creator teams with Paul Wesley on a Freeform hookup app drama series
I. Marlene King and The Vampire Diaries alum are developing Tapped, a potential drama about three grad students who become millionaires after creating a successful hookup app that ends up becoming problematic.