Welcome back to Humor Nation. For eight seasons, the Vampire Diaries took us on an adventurous ride, full of all sorts of emotions. Over the course of 171 episodes, the TVD show and its cast became a family to us. The memorable characters such as Stefan, Damon, and Elena left an everlasting impression on us. The fans of the show are well aware of the various storylines, different ships, and behind the scene facts. However, there are numerous facts related to the TVD cast that even the diehard fans might know about.
So Take A Look At 7 Interesting Facts About The TVD Cast That You Might Not Know
7. NINA DOBREV
Nina Dobrev was born in Sofia located in Bulgaria, but her family moved to Canada when she was 2 years old. When she was young, she started learning ballet and Jazz. Nina Dobrev is a skilled rhythmic gymnast. When she was younger, she even represented her country when she became a part of the Team Canada at the 2005 Senior and Junior World Championships. She could have been a very successful gymnast, but she quit it to focus on acting when attended the arts college to learn the basics of acting and performing arts.
6. PAUL WESLEY
Paul Wesley has been good friends with the Commissioner Gordon Ben McKenzie for a long time. The actors go way back and have worked together on ‘The O.C.’ The actor also firmly believes in the ghosts. According to him, he once encountered a ghost in the Rhode Island. He came across a woman looking out the window and then vanished when he called for her. While his character Stefan has been in numerous love triangle, Paul was involved in a love triangle when he married his co-star Torrey DeVitto who played the role of Meredith Fell. The couple parted ways in July 2013 and Paul was then involved in a relationship with Phoebe Tonkin who played Hayley Marshall in September 2013, They too eventually separated in the year 2017. Paul is a one woman man. You’ll never hear bad about him.
5. IAN SOMERHALDER
While Damon and Kai aren’t friends from any angle on the show, but Ian and Chris Wood decided to entertain the fans at the 2015 San Diego Comic Con festival by showcasing a video spoof. They created a spoof of the iconic Damon-Elena’s rain kiss from S6. Ian Somerhalder has directed three episodes of The Vampire Diaries and one episode of V-Wars. He also served as the producer o TVD in Season 8. Another interesting fact about this handsome actor is that he originally wanted to be a part of another vampire show titled ‘True Blood’ when he auditioned for the role of Jason Stackhouse. Even though he didn’t get the role, but it was a blessing in disguise as he ultimately ended up on TVD.