The CW’s hit show The Vampire Diaries is set to return to our screens on January 23rd with some new characters in the mix! According to E! online the show is adding the first gay character to the cast in 2014. E reports that the new character Luke is “a new hottie is enrolling at Whitmore after winter break. And he’ll be spending time with Caroline! Except he’s so not into her in that way as Luke, handsome and sarcastic, is gay.” Five seasons in and we’re still being surprised! Gear up for more drama, killings, and love triangles in 2014. What do you think of this character addition? Reply here with your thoughts!