List of The Vampire Diaries characters

Nina Dobrev as Elena Gilbert

A modern orphan who befalls in love with vampire Stefan Salvatore and later his brother, Damon, forming a love triangle. This happens in her being drawn into the supernatural world and her efforts in persevering supernatural events in the town. In the series finale, Elena’s curse is revealed, she joins with Damon and they live a long and happy life together with her becoming a doctor.

Paul Wesley as Stefan Salvatore

a kind and loving vampire and the full opposite of his older brother, Damon Salvatore. Later in the sequence, Stefan reverts to his past ways as a Ripper to save Damon from a monster bite. Wesley also played another doppelgänger, Tom Avery, during the fifth season.

Ian Somerhalder as Damon Salvatore

the evil vampire brother who originally labored as the show’s villains and anti-hero. He is frequently considered as selfish and manipulative, but later on, he begins to display a more caring side.

Steven R. McQueen as Jeremy Gilbert

Elena’s immature brother, later explained to be her biological cousin. He later befits a member of The Five, a vampire hunting group.

Sara Canning as Jenna Sommers

Jeremy and Elena’s aunt and legal guardian. Canning retired the show after season two when Jenna was murdered after being turned into a vampire and used for Klaus’ ritual.

Kat Graham as Bonnie Bennett

Elena and Caroline’s best friend and a very strong magician. She has died various times but always found a way to return.

Candice King as Caroline Forbes

Bonnie and Elena’s best friend, who was weak and often jealous of Elena at first, but after growing a vampire in the second season matures more caring and loving.