THURSDAY, MAY 16
THE VAMPIRE DIARIES — (8:00–9:00 p.m. ET)
“Graduation” (Content Rating TBD) (HDTV)
WHO WILL TAKE THE CURE? — On Graduation Day, Mystic Falls is overrun with ghosts intent on settling old scores and fulfilling their supernatural destinies. Damon’s (Ian Somerhalder) life is in danger after a ghostly encounter, while Matt (Zach Roerig) and Rebekah (Claire Holt) join forces to battle a ghost determined to find the cure.
As everyone gathers for the graduation ceremony and the ghosts converge, help comes from an unlikely hero.
Caroline (Candice Accola) receives a touching and unexpected graduation present, and Bonnie’s (Kat Graham) plan leads to the closing of the veil.
Elena (Nina Dobrev) makes a decision about the Salvatore brothers and faces an epic confrontation with Katherine (Nina Dobrev).
Finally, Stefan (Paul Wesley) discovers a horrifying clue to the mystery surrounding Silas.
Chris Grismer directed the episode written by Caroline Dries & Julie Plec (#423).