Why are vampires so popular these days? It can't just be that every vamp on TV happens to be incredibly sexy. Or could it?
"What vampires represent are power and sex and mystique," dishes Ian Somerhalder, who plays Damon Salvatore on The Vampire Diaries.
The cast of the hit CW series talks all things undead in the clip below, straight from the Season 1 DVD coming out Aug. 31: