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TVD 100th episode celebration
Written by on November 13th, 2013

Paul about Season 5
Written by on September 27th, 2013

Massive gallery update coming soon
Written by on July 1st, 2013

Sorry for the lack of updates. I’ve been pretty busy with collage. I’ll update the gallery the upcoming weeks. All the events, candids, screencaps I’ve missed.

So stay tuned!!

Paul and Ian Somerhalder full Q&A at TVDcon in Chicago
Written by on July 1st, 2013

The Vampire Diaries, Season Five Silas and Stefan Scoop From Julie Plec
Written by on May 17th, 2013

The Vampire Diaries, Season Five Silas and Stefan Scoop From Julie Plec

1. Silas has a doppelganger — and it’s Stefan. Yes, the Petrova women aren’t the only ones with the doppelganger enchantment in their blood. All of the convoluted twists regarding the legend of Silas, his goals, and his abilities came together. Thanks to a loophole, Silas came back to life, revealing that the immortality spell itself had a loophole: doppelgangers. Silas and Stefan share the same face. Stefan is Silas’ doppelganger, and now he’s trapped in a safe at the bottom of an ocean.

This is a storyline that has been in the works for about a year. “Last year, when Season 3 was over, we kept a small group of writers and we stayed for five weeks, to try to break the broad strokes of Season 4. Last year, right around this time, we came up with the doppelgänger pitch,” executive producer Julie Plec tells us.

There were some complications to introducing another doppelgänger character. In Season 2 and early in Season 3, when Nina Dobrev was playing both Katherine and Elena regularly, she grew worn out, physically. Some of the decision-makers behind “The Vampire Diaries” were concerned that playing two characters could take a similar toll on Paul Wesley.

“We had to convince a lot of different people of how it could work and what could make it work,” Julie says. “So that we didn’t end up in a similar situation as with Katherine and Elena, where we exhausted Nina to the point of being unable to get out of her bed, because we accidentally overworked her so much. Creatively, everybody was very excited about the Silas doppelganger, it was just a matter of how long it took us to cement it, knowing that’s fundamentally what we’re going to do.”

4.22 – The Walking Dead promo
Written by on May 3rd, 2013

4.14 – Down the Rabbit Hole webclip
Written by on February 11th, 2013

4.05 – The Killer webclip
Written by on November 5th, 2012

4.05 – The Killer promos
Written by on November 2nd, 2012

4.04 – The Five promo
Written by on October 27th, 2012