Paul Wesley Making Directorial Debut on 'Vampire Diaries'!

Paul Wesley Making Directorial Debut on 'Vampire Diaries'!

Paul Wesley is set to make his directorial debut on an upcoming episode of The Vampire Diaries and we are so excited!!!

“It’s an honor and the cast couldn’t be any more supportive, which I feel truly grateful for,” the 31-year-old actor told Buzzfeed. He will be directing episode 18 of season 5 and will become the first actor of the series to direct an episode.

Paul says the episode is “both nostalgic and suspenseful. It feels like our world, but something is a bit askew. It feels uneasy. And I respond to that.”

“It’s not Stefan-light, but it’s also not Stefan-heavy,” Paul added about the amount of screen time his character gets in the episode. “I’d say it is somewhere in the middle. A good friend of mine recently directed a film he also starred in, and I was on set the whole time, so I got to see firsthand what that experience looked like.”

ARE YOU EXCITED for Paul Wesley’s directorial debut on The Vampire Diaries?

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  • Steffi

    Vampire Diaries is a great series – I hope Paul will do a good job :-)..

  • Ken

    Another attempt to make him happy? Lame :( TVD sucks and Paul sucks too! They should all move on to better things!

  • jamie


  • Feel for paul

    I feel for Paul he is too talented for what this show has become. I wish him the best though

  • steph

    Is dating phoebe tonkin ? This is true?

  • night magic

    Good on him !!!! Even though Delena arent together right now i love how they are writing this show .

  • M

    That’s interesting! Like it!!

  • dragonballz

    so what, Smallville had most of its actors directing some episodes before, Tom Welling directed alot of episodes himself

  • Chris
  • ripper_89

    go paul awesome favorite on the show