‘The Vampire Diaries’ Cast Spoilers: Rescheduling Was Done Because Ian Somerhalder Leaving?
“The Vampire Diaries” season 7 lowest ratings and rescheduling are sure hint towards the early approaching end of the show. The scheduling and Nina Dobrev’s exit had something to do with rescheduling. New reports emerging are suggesting towards Ian Somerhalder’s exit from the show too!
“The Vampire diaries” has for long remained a hit but major contribution came from storyline of Damon [Ian Somerhalder] and Elena [Nina Dobrev]. Since, Nina Dobrev left and made it pretty clear for the fans that she is not returning. Looks like, Ian Somerhalder is also planning on leaving the show, as his track without Elena’s story is not being appreciated.
Former lovers and “The Vampire Diaries” co-stars Ian Somerhalder and Nina Dobrev bought in a surge of fan following for the show. Since, Nina Dobrev’s exit, “The Vampire Diaries” Season 7 has hit lowest rating and rescheduling.
“The Vampire Diaries” Season 7 has encountered lowest ratings and has been rescheduled for the first time in history from Thursdays slot to Fridays slot. Even, “The Vampire Diaries” spin-off “The Originals” has been rescheduled to Fridays.
Ian Somerhalder has always believed in contribution of Elena Gilbert’s [Nina Dobrev] character to the show. Somerhalder expressed his doubts to Variety saying that like all he was thinking that with Elena’s exit the show would meet a huge departure, especially because of the show’s typical formula.
“By virtue of the fact that it wasn’t a huge leap for mankind, as far as changing it up, there were some differences that sort of mixed up the formula,” he added.
Paul Wesley who plays the character of Stefan also told TV Insider that he believed that Nina Dobrev will return. Wesley said, “Elena’s still a very big part of the story. Her body’s in danger in the first few episodes, and Damon is doing everything he can to make sure it stays safe if and when she wakes up.”
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