The stars of the Vampire Diaries also had the chance to take the lead on a handful of episodes throughout the series. In Paul Wesley’s case, he did more for the CW hit vampire show than just play Stefan Salvatore. In fact, he’s staged a handful of shows for The CW.
How many episodes of ‘The Vampire Diaries’ did Paul Wesley direct?
the Vampire Diaries The last episode aired on March 10, 2017. Before the eight seasons of the series ended, Wesley had the opportunity to shoot five episodes starting with season 5. (He was also a producer on the series from 2016 to 2017.)
He directed Season 5, Episode 18 “Resident Evil,” Season 6, Episode 11 “Woke Up With a Monster,” Season 7, Episode 11 “Things We Lost In The Fire,” Season 7, Episode 21 “Requiem for a Dream “,” And Season 8, Episode 6 “Detour on a random Backwoods road to hell. ”
Before making his directorial debut in Season 5, Wesley told AccessHollywood.com that he dreamed of leading his entire career.
“I made a pilot when I was 19, and I remember asking the creator before the show even recorded, ‘Hey, listen, if that goes into season 5, you let me do one conduct? ‘And they said, “Yes.” That’s something I’ve wanted to do for the past ten years, ”he said.
“I’ve always respected the direction and was fascinated,” he continued. “I’ve always been fascinated by the likes of Stanley Kubrick and some great filmmakers, and that’s what I’ve always wanted to do.”
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Paul Wesleys Regie-Credits beinhalten „The Vampire Diaries“ -Spin-off „Legacies“.
Fortunately, he was allowed to continue directing for The CW afterwards the Vampire Diaries completed.
He kept things inside the Vampire Diaries Family when he was season 1, episode 13 of Legacieswith the title “The boy who still has a lot of good to do.”
Legacies is the second spin-off from the Vampire Diariesand the only one still running. The original started during the Vampire Diaries was still on the air and ended on August 1, 2018. On January 7, 2020, the Legacies
Directed an episode of Legacies meant Wesley had to return to the set the Vampire DiariesThe main location of the show is the Salvatore House, which is now the Salvatore School for young and gifted people.
In March 2019, Welsey told Entertainment Weekly it was “trippy” to be back on set.
“It was still a new experience for me as a director,” he said. “I’ve directed a number of new actors. The scripts have a different tone. But obviously there are similarities. We stayed at the Salvatore great room and it was totally trippy. I had strange flashbacks. Vampire Diaries ended two years ago, and I felt like it had ended three decades ago, and when I walked in there all these strange memories came back. ”
“I said, ‘Oh my god, I remember sitting here doing this scene and I remember talking to Ian [Somerhalder] about it, ”he continued. “Everything came in and then it just passed and I moved on. But for a minute I had this flood of memories. That was very unusual. ”
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What other CW shows has Paul Wesley directed?
The star has also directed two other shows on The CW: Batwoman and Roswell, New Mexico.
Wesley directed Roswell, New Mexico Season 1, episode 7, titled “I Saw the Sign,” which aired March 7, 2019, nearly two years after the day the Vampire Diaries Season finale. He also directed season 1, episode 17 of Batwomanentitled “A Narrow Escape”. It aired on April 26, 2020.
If you’ve been wanting to see more of Wesley’s acting work since saying goodbye to Stefan Salvatore, you can see him on both seasons of The CW’s Tell me a story.
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