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The Vampire Diaries
So-happy-together duo Damon (Ian Somerhalder) and Elena (Nina Dobrev) are "desperate to find Stefan (Paul Wesley)," says exec producer Caroline Dries. As they try to ferret out Silas' motive, Damon gets entangled in the plot. All the while, newly human Katherine (also played by Dobrev) is "lost, insecure, and weak," says the actress.