In the finale of season 7, Damon and Stefan (Paul Wesley) entered the mysterious Armory vault. Enzo (Michael Malarkey) was already in there. Stefan survived coming out of the vault. The episode ended without revealing what happened to them.
According to Yibada, executive producer Julie Plec has revealed that they have not yet decided about the future of both characters in the show. The first episode of season 8 will focus on these two characters, which means the Damon is coming definitely coming back in season 8. However, it is possible that Damon could die at the end of season. The actor has already confirmed that he will be leaving the show at the end of season 8.
Moreover, Julie has also stated that the future of the shoe entirely depends on the characters of Somerhalder and his co-star, Paul Wesley. However, the show will go on without them as it went on without Nina Dobrev. She played the role of Elena Gilbert and left the show after season 6.
“I finally realized that my destiny on this show, creatively, is tied in to Ian Somerhalder and Paul Wesley. And I mean that in a really good way. As long as those boys who now I consider my friends want to keep telling the story, then I won’t walk away from telling the story” Julia told E News.
Meanwhile, Bonnie is also in trouble. In a telephone conversation with Bonnie, Damon heard the voice of Elena Gilbert. There are chances that Elena could return to the show but Bonnie?s part is still uncertain. ??
Whatever happens next, it is sure that the next season is going to be full of surprises. The creators haven’t released any statement about season 8.
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