Thursdays 8:00 PM on The CW
The-vampire-diaries

Ian Somerhalder Spills Vampire Diaries Scoop: Stakes to Be Raised, Havoc to Be Wreaked

by at . Comments

Damon, as much as he fights it, is starting to feel. And that angers him. It scares him. It’s just different for him, and he doesn’t quite know how to deal with it.

So says Ian Somerhalder about his character's state of mind going into this week's episode of The Vampire Diaries, which will feature a seriously hot sex scene between Stefan and Katherine.

That means Damon should be celebrating, right? Not exactly, the actor tells Entertainment Weekly.

Elena with Damon

"It’s been so long since he felt like this that it’s freaking him out," Somerhalder says. "Another element shows up to Mystic Falls that again compromises and endangers what he started to love, and so the stakes get raised again. At the end of this episode, it’s pretty heavy for him.”

Another element? Is Ian referring to The Originals, an influx of werewolves or both?

Somerhalder would only tease:

"Stefan is locked in that cave. In all actuality, it’s kind of what Damon’s been dreaming about. But Damon wants to get his brother out of there. He’s gonna try really hard, once he works out what he needs to work out. As much as he wants to kill his brother sometimes, he loves him.

"There’s such a commonality of pain between these two guys. They’re in love with the same two women. Two of them - it’s absurd. [Laughs] That’s where we leave off. And the protagonists that have come to town, they mean business. They’re gonna wreak some havoc, and they’re gonna cause some problems for us, that’s for sure.”

It's also worth noting that Somerhalder has started The IS Foundation. It will work with other organizations and focus on "supporting and nurturing" various planet wildlife.

Matt Richenthal is the Editor in Chief of TV Fanatic. Follow him on Twitter and on Google+.

Tags: , ,
Avatar

I wish stefan would get out of the picture for a LONG time not just a few days in the tomb! I want elena and damon to REALLY bond and for elena to forget about stefan and love damon more, as damon already loves elena it would mean delena forever!!!!! Ian is sooooooooooo hot

Avatar

Ian ur great.I really like ur smile ur damn hoottt.love u

Avatar

LOL i love how only delena fans have commented so far! hehe omg can't wait to see hot scene between kat/stefan and more delena scenes please, wonder what elena's going to say!

Opa12

I love him. And I really hope DELENA happens soon....... oh man.

Avatar

whenever i get bored in wal mart, i start flipping through magazines, looking for interveiws with Ian. Long live Ian Somerhaldeer!!!!!

Avatar

man...ian is hott

Tvjunkie

Ian's amazing! And I'm definitely looking forward to this week's episode more. i feel like we're gonna see so much more of Damon's humanity.

Avatar

Am in love with ian!!!

Vampire Diaries Quotes

You want a love that consumes you. You want passion and adventure, and even a little danger... I want you to get everything you're looking for. But for right now, I want you to forget that this happened. Can't have people knowing I'm in town yet. Goodnight, Elena.

Damon

Damon: You know what they are? Children. Like lighting a candle's going to make everything OK, or even saying a prayer. Or pretending Elena's not going to end up just like the rest of us murdering vampires. Stupid, delusional, exasperating little children. And I know what you're going to say: 'It makes them feel better, Damon.' So what? For how long? A minute, a day? What difference does it make? Because in the end, when you lose somebody, every candle, every prayer is not going to make up for the fact that the only thing you have left is hole in your life where that somebody that you cared about used to be. And a rock with a birthday carved into it that I'm pretty sure is wrong. So thanks, friend. Thanks for leaving me here to babysit. Because I should be long gone by now. I didn't get the girl, remember? I'm just stuck here fighting my brother and taking care of the kids. You owe me big.
Alaric: I miss you too, buddy.

x Close Ad