, and hit up MTV's 10 on Top at the weekend. They spoke about the upcoming new Vampire Diaries spinoff, The Originals and just what sort of mustache they prefer.
Speaking in the interview, Somerhalder, aka Damon Salvatore, revealed that he is not going to be making the trip to the Big Easy to lend a hand shooting the new spinoff show, despite the fact that the actor grew up in the New Orleans area and refers to the city as his hometown...
But at least he was clear on how he likes his facial hair: product free.
Maybe I'm reading between the lines when I shouldn't, but it seems to me that Wesley, who plays Stefan Salvatore, is anxious to get rid of the Originals and the mythology overload that has been bogging down the show for almost two seasons now.
It's also interesting that the majority of the actors almost speak as though they are completely confident that the show will be picked up by the network, even though The CW still has some thinking to do.
What do you want to see unfold during this backdoor pilot?
Fans can catch The Originals pilot episode on April 25th, airing at 8/7c The CW.