Comings & Goings
Luke Grimes, who made his True Blood debut as dreamy vamp “James” last season, has left the show. As TVLine first reported, Grimes allegedly asked to be let out of his contract based on the new creative direction of his character. As James should presumably still be romancing Jessica (Deborah Ann Woll) when the vampire drama returns, the role will be recast. READ MORE
The Vampire Diaries' spinoff The Originals introduced a gay character in its first season. Now it looks like the parent soap will finally be getting a gay character too. According to E!, TVD will introduce a gay character named Luke during the second half of the season.
Shania: TVD me right now!
A new hottie is enrolling at Whitmore after winter break! And he'll be spending time with Caroline! Except he's so not into her in that way as Luke, handsome and sarcastic, is gay. And also happens to have a sister on campus, one that he will do (or sacrifice) anything to protect.