The lady is a vamp! The fifth season of The Vampire Diaries premiered on Thursday, Oct. 3, and Nina Dobrev's character Elena Gilbert kicked things off with a bang when she got and heavy with Ian Somerhalder's Damon Salvatore. Her other onscreen persona—the mortal-again Katherine Pierce—showed plenty of skin in the episode, too.
The 24-year-old TV star shared some behind-the-scenes pictures with fans via her official WhoSay account on Thursday, Oct. 24. The first shot, taken in black and white, shows the sudsy star draping her legs over a bathtub's porcelain edge.