official site of The Vampire Diaries, Returning for its third season,
THE VAMPIRE DIARIES is the story of two vampire brothers obsessed with
the same beautiful girl, and battling to control the fate of an entire
town. Season three opens the door to learn more about Klaus and The
Original Family as his motives for wanting Stefan on his side are
finally revealed. As Stefan sinks deeper into the dark
side, Damon and Elena struggle with the guilt of their growing bond
even as they work together to bring Stefan back from the edge. The
ghosts from Jeremy’s past have a powerful message they’re trying to
deliver to him, not to mention the impact they’re having on his
relationship with Bonnie. And as Caroline and Tyler grow closer, a war
erupts between their families.
The series stars Nina Dobrev as
Elena Gilbert, Paul Wesley as Stefan Salvatore, Ian Somerhalder as Damon
Salvatore, Steven R. McQueen as Jeremy Gilbert, Sara Canning as Jenna
Sommers, Katerina Graham as Bonnie Bennett, Candice Accola as Caroline
Forbes, Zach Roerig as Matt Donovan, Michael Trevino as Tyler Lockwood
and Matt Davis as Alaric Saltzman. Based on the series of books by L.
J. Smith, THE VAMPIRE DIARIES is from Bonanza Productions Inc.,
Outerbanks Entertainment and Alloy Entertainment in association with
Warner Bros. Television and CBS Television Studios with executive
producers Kevin Williamson ("Scream," "Dawson's Creek"), Julie Plec
("Kyle XY," "Wasteland"), Leslie Morgenstein ("Gossip Girl," "Private")
and Bob Levy ("Gossip Girl," "Privileged").