The Vampire Diaries (2009–2017)
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The Downward Spiral 

Stefan blames himself for Caroline turning off her emotions. Damon needs to tell his brother their mom's alive. Enzo starts having feelings for Sarah.

Director:

Ian Somerhalder

Writers:

Kevin Williamson (developed for television by), Julie Plec (developed for television by) | 3 more credits »
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Cast

Episode cast overview:
Nina Dobrev ... Elena Gilbert
Paul Wesley ... Stefan Salvatore
Ian Somerhalder ... Damon Salvatore
Steven R. McQueen ... Jeremy Gilbert (voice)
Kat Graham ... Bonnie Bennett
Candice King ... Caroline Forbes (as Candice Accola)
Zach Roerig ... Matt Donovan (credit only)
Michael Trevino ... Tyler Lockwood (credit only)
Matthew Davis ... Alaric Saltzman (as Matt Davis) (credit only)
Michael Malarkey ... Lorenzo 'Enzo' St. John
Tristin Mays ... Sarah Nelson
Marco James ... Liam Davis
Chris Wood ... Kai Parker
Lane Miller ... Bartender
Jeremy C. Turner ... Seth
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Storyline

Stefan blames himself for Caroline turning off her emotions. Damon needs to tell his brother their mom's alive. Enzo starts having feelings for Sarah.

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Certificate:

TV-14 | See all certifications »
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Country:

USA

Language:

English

Release Date:

12 March 2015 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

Covington, Georgia, USA

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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

16:9 HD
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Trivia

Ian Somerhalder is the second cast member to direct an episode of The Vampire Diaries (2009). The first was Paul Wesley in the season 5 episode Resident Evil and in the season 6 episode Woke Up With a Monster. See more »

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Contagious
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Performed by Night Riots
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Humanity bs
9 June 2019 | by nored-14104See all my reviews

Season was going great until this humanity switch thing got brought back smh


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