Credit: Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images Photo: Rick Worthy is Cast in The Vampire Diaries

Our morning started off so lackluster, without any pinch of Vampire Diaries spoilers to add to our side of coffee. But, with this latest tidbit, it’s like the blinds have been closed, the candles lit, and a tall glass of Bourbon hand poured by Damon (Ian Somerhalder) himself.

You may remember that we previously predicted that Bonnie’s (Kat Graham) daddy issues were about to be sliced wide open and—what can we say?—when we’re right, we’re right.

Producers have confirmed to Zap2It that they’ve cast Rick Worthy as Rudy Hopkins, who we can expect to see by Episode 10 of Season 4.

"He makes a sudden reappearance in Bonnie's life and aims to protect her from the dangers in Mystic Falls," Executive Producer Julie Plec said.

We know that Bonnie’s dad was never too keen on her practising magic, so does this mean he’s going to try and protect her without any supernatural tricks up his sleeve? And, speaking of witches, will he have any powers of his own? Sooo many questions and we sooo need more bourbon, Damon.

Source: Zap2It

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