The Vampire Diaries

Vampire Diaries Stars: Where Did They Get Their First Big Break?

It’s no surprise that we have grown to love and adore the core cast of The Vampire Diaries over the past five seasons. Not only have the continuously delivered amazing performances and juicy drama, but they’ve become like family to us and it’s hard to remember life before them. But what was the cast up to before heading over to the hit CW show?

Every actor gets their big break, the show that puts them on the map, but you’ll be surprised to see just where your favorite Vampire Diaries actors and actresses have come from. Some have had very strong careers before the supernatural drama, and for some, this is their first huge role.

Do you think you know where each star got their big break? Make your guesses and click through to see if you were right!

The Vampire Diaries airs Thursday nights at 8 p.m. ET on The CW.