“There’s all this chemistry and all this stuff happening,” Dobrev tells me of TVD’s love triangle (or actually rhombus, because it also includes the other character Elena plays, Katherine. “But ultimately, I think they all need to take a break and go find some new people to hang out with!”
And Stefan? “He might need someone who’s a little bit more balanced,” Dobrev contends, “but who also has a little bit more life to them that brings him to life, because otherwise he can really go down a deep, dark hole.” Apparently, in Dobrev’s mind, neither Katherine nor Elena fit the bill. “Elena just needs to go and do her own thing and move to a foreign country!” Dobrev insists.
“I think they’ll both [Damon and Stefan] always be in her life, so that could get complicated because they’ve both been with her. They both are in love with her, have been in love with her, or won’t admit to still being madly and deeply in love with her and so they are navigating this whole scenario which is quite difficult for all of them. But now there’s an added element that is a big spoiler that I cannot disclose, but that definitely complicates things a bit. And it leaves everyone sort of very confused and there’s going to be a huge shift starting in the next episode that really changes things for everyone.”
Read more and watch the full video interview at Eonline