The ‘Vampire Diaries’ Cast Reunited — But Fans Are Missing 1 Major Character

The cast of the hit TV show The Vampire Diaries recently reunited in a surprise TikTok video shared by Nina Dobrev, who played the lead character Elena Gilbert.   The video features several members of the cast, but one notable absence was Ian Somerhalder, who portrayed Damon Salvatore.   In the video, Dobrev starts by winking at the camera before passing the phone to Paul Wesley, who played Stefan Salvatore.   Wesley looks confused before passing the phone to Kat Graham, who played Bonnie Bennett.   Graham checks herself out before passing the video to Candice King, who portrayed Caroline Forbes.   Each cast member adds their own flair to the video, with Kayla Ewell, Claire Holt, and Michael Trevino making appearances as well.   Fans of the show quickly noticed Somerhalder's absence and expressed their disappointment in the comments.   Many questioned why he was not included in the reunion video, while others simply stated that they missed him.   It remains unclear why Somerhalder did not participate in the video, but fans are hopeful for future reunions that include him.

Somerhalder's absence is particularly notable because he and Dobrev had a real-life romance that mirrored their characters' relationship on the show. The pair began dating in 2010 but ended their relationship in 2013 after three years together. Their on-screen chemistry was evident, and they even won the Best On-Screen Chemistry award at the 2014 People's Choice Awards. During their acceptance speech, Dobrev and Somerhalder playfully addressed their breakup.They revealed that they started dating on the show and then in real life before breaking up. Despite their personal history, they maintained a professional relationship on set and continued to deliver great performances. After their breakup, Somerhalder moved on with Nikki Reed, and the couple got married in 2015.  They now have two children together. Dobrev, on the other hand, recently started dating Shaun White in 2020. The Vampire Diaries aired from 2009 to 2017 and gained a large following for its intriguing storyline and compelling characters.The show centered around the mythical town of Mystic Falls, Virginia, and explored the lives of vampires and humans living there.While the romantic relationships on the show were captivating, fans were also interested in the real-life relationships of the cast members, particularly Dobrev and Somerhalder. Although the breakup between Dobrev and Somerhalder could have made things awkward on set, Claire Holt, who played Rebekah Mikaelson, revealed in a podcast episode that they handled it professionally. They were able to separate their personal lives from their work, which is a testament to their professionalism. Dobrev left the show after season 6, but The Vampire Diaries continued to film until 2017. Despite the show coming to an end, the cast remains close, as evident by their recent reunion video.   Fans are hopeful that there will be more opportunities for the cast to come together in the future, including Somerhalder. In conclusion, the reunion of The Vampire Diaries cast in a TikTok video brought joy to fans of the show. While Ian Somerhalder was missing from the video, the cast members who did participate showcased their camaraderie and the lasting bond they formed while working together. Fans expressed their disappointment in Somerhalder's absence but remain hopeful for future reunions that include him. The Vampire Diaries has had a lasting impact on its viewers, and the relationships both on and off screen continue to be of great interest to fans.