Welcome back to Humor Nation. The Vampire Diaries actors can’t be credited enough for the success of the show. Vampire Diaries spawned a big universe comprising of three shows. Some of the cast members have appeared on all three shows. All three shows have different settings, different protagonists, but they all lie in the same universe, and the stories are interconnected. There are numerous records, achievements some of the Vampire Diaries’ actors hold such the number of appearances, the number of different roles they played in the TVD Universe.
So Take A Look At 5 Interesting Things To Know About The Actors In TVD Universe
5. APPEARANCE IN ALL THREE SHOWS
Some of the TVD cast members hold the unique distinction of making an appearance across all three shows of the TVD Universe. You would find it surprising knowing the actors who appeared in Vampire Diaries, Originals, and Legacies.
- Matthew Davis who plays Alaric Saltzman has appeared across all three roles, playing a significant role in TVD & Legacies.
- Zach Roerig who played the legendary Matt Donovan made a guest appearance on Originals and Legacies.
- Demetrius Bridges AKA Dorian Williams who appeared in TVD S8 has made appearances in Legacies and Originals.
- Some major characters and actors such as Claire Holt who appeared in TVD Season 3 playing Rebekah Mikaelson, then a main role in Originals. Claire appeared in fourth Season of Legacies.
- Joseph Morgan who appeared as Klaus Mikaelson, the big bad antagonist in Season 2 of TVD landed a major role in its own spin-off Originals. He appeared in Legacies finale episode in a meaningful cameo.
- Caroline Forbes appeared as a main character in the Vampire Diaries. She would make appearances in Originals Season 5, and finally appearing in the closing moments of Legacies final episode.
4. ACTORS WITH MOST APPEARANCES
While some characters have appeared across all three shows, but it doesn’t mean that they hold the record for the most appearances in TVD Universe. Who do you think is the winner here?
- The winner is Paul Wesley AKA Stefan Salvatore who has a total of 172 appearances. 171 of these appearances come from TVD where he played the lead protagonist and he has one appearance in the Originals crossover episode in Season 3.
- Not far behind is Ian Somerhalder who has 171 appearances as Damon Salvatore, appearing in all the episodes of the Vampire Diaries. He didn’t appear in any of the spin-offs.
- At third position, we have Matthew Davis as Alaric Saltzman who has appeared across all three shows with a total number of 169 appearances. 99 of these come from Vampire Diaries, 3 from Originals, and 67 appearances in Legacies.
- Candice Accola has 157 appearances as Caroline Forbes. She has 150 TVD appearances, 5 Originals appearances, and two appearances in Legacies (a voice-over and physical appearance).