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Elena and Katherine finally meet for the first time in this episode. Katherine is revealed to have asked George Lockwood for 27 vampires to recorded as having . Early on in The Vampire Diaries, we learn that Elena bears a striking resemblance to Damon and Stefan's sire, Katherine Pierce. . The pilot episode sees Elena and Stefan first meeting as a result of their respective diaries. Qetsiyah: Like you and Katherine and Elena, all caused by the ripple effect from .. See, the problem is when I first meet Amara, I was with another woman, so I.
Katherine lurks behind Elena. John warned Elena that someone was in the house and Katherine ran all over the house, terrifying Elena, though she didn't actually see Katherine. Bonnie mistakes Katherine for Elena, but sees through her deception when she touches her and senses she's a vampire.
Bonnie is clearly affected by the similarities between them. After Katherine rejects Damon, he turns up drunk at Elena's, only to be rejected by her as well. Elena, "How do we look exactly alike? Damon gives Elena a book which may contain more information about Katherine. Elena goes to the Salvatore Boarding House to find Stefan, who was holding Katherine prisoner in an attempt to get the truth from her, but came face to face with Katherine for the first time instead.
Elena asked her how they looked alike, but Katherine said she was asking the wrong questions. Katherine examined Elena just as Stefan arrived and she disappeared.
Katherine telling her story to Elena. Katherine said Elena had the "Petrova fire". Katherine told Elena her story: She had a baby girl out of wedlock that carried on the bloodlinebut was kept secret and given away.
Trevor assisted her while Rose wanted to turn her in but Katherine tricked Rose into feeding her her blood as Katherine then killed herself, becoming a vampire. After Elena returned home she told Stefan she was not only afraid for herself, but for the people around her as it was her fault that everyone would be hurt or killed.
She seemed to believe everything that Katherine told her.
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Katherine pretended to be Elena again and fooled Stefan and Damon, pleased she was improving in her impersonations. Katherine insisted she wanted to help and posed as Elena when Jonas came to kill her. Elena refused to thank Katherine, angering her. Elena also became suspicious of her. Later, Katherine takes Elena and switches clothes with her in order to get her to Isobel, who would turn her in to Klaus.
Isobel had lied to Katherine about Klaus wanting Elena in exchange for Katherine's freedom when, really, he wanted Katherine. Stefan saw through her facade when she pretended to be Elena again. Katherine gave Damon the cure and as she walked away, she turned back and said that it was okay to love both brothersas she did, but seemed spiteful. She also said that it was good Elena had Damon since Stefan wouldn't be coming back. Katerine doesn't seem to dislike Elena as she once did, instead trying to help Stefan.
She impersonated Elena to help with the plan to kill Klaus. By this point, they seem to have reached a mutual alliance. Katherine appears to Elena in a hallucination after she kills Connortormenting her.
McQueenwho plays Elena's brother Jeremy Gilbert. Dobrev went back home to Canada, yet, still wanting the part, she submitted a videotape audition, which saw her cast as Elena Gilbert. She had confessed that she enjoys playing Katherine more than Elena.
However, in the television series, she is Bulgarian, as is Dobrev, who can speak the language fluently. Dobrev said, "The writers heard me speaking Bulgarian to my mom on the phone while I was on set one day. One thing led to the other and voila". In The Vampire Diaries, Elena's "selfishness" in the books as a human was never explored, because it "didn't ever feel like a characteristic" the show wanted for their heroine.
Williamson told her that "the angle we wanted to go for was the relatable, nice, girl next door, who the audience roots for". She said "Stefan is committed and sweet and protective and loving, and Damon is spontaneous and crazy and fun and exciting". After Elena became a vampire, she became sired to Damon and they slept together.
So what do they do?
At the end of season 6, the two plan to become human, get married, and have children together, but their dream is abruptly compromised by Kai, who puts Elena into a magical coma. Damon remains entirely devoted to Elena throughout the remaining two seasons as Elena sleeps peacefully.
In the season 8 finale, she is revealed to be happily married to Damon. Transition[ edit ] Executive producers Julie Plec and Kevin Williamson agreed that in the book series, Elena was turned into a vampire too early, which was around page of The Awakening. But we always knew that her journey would take her there eventually". At the time, Klaus was killed, meaning all vampires sprouting from his bloodline also die, which includes Damon and Stefan. She picks to say goodbye to Stefan. Rebekah Mikaelson kills Elena on Wickery Bridge, unaware of the vampire blood in her system.
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She woke up as a vampire at the end of the season. Plec said Elena becoming a vampire is "an awakening of a person who is about to go through a lot of changes", and "she is going to evolve as a person and her relationships are going to evolve accordingly".
With the help of John's brother Grayson, Isobel and John flee town days later, leaving Grayson and his wife Miranda to adopt Elena as their own. A doctor, Grayson fakes a birth certificate so that it appeared Elena was his daughter with Miranda. The next year, Miranda and Grayson had a child of their own, Jeremy Gilbert.
Elena dates her childhood friend Matt Donovan, who was her first love. On 23 MayElena is picked up by her mother and father after getting in a fight with Matt while attending the party.
The three of them later end up in a car accident, with their car driving off a bridge. Stefan Salvatore finds them, and saves Elena, but it was too late to save Grayson and Miranda, who died. It remained unknown for months who saved Elena, and it was considered a miracle that she lived. Her relationship with Matt ended when they broke up.
Season 1[ edit ] Elena, still empty after losing her parents, begins to fit back into school. She meets a mysterious new student named Stefan Salvatore. They connect instantly, and begin dating. She meets his older and malevolent brother, Damon.
After researching, Elena realizes Stefan was alive in It is later revealed that he is a year-old vampire. Damon also begins falling for Elena. Elena finds a picture of a woman named Katherine Pierce who looks exactly like her. Stefan reveals that it is the woman who made him and Damon feud years ago, and the person who turned them into vampires.
He also told her that he is the person that saved her the night of her parents death. At the end of season one, Elena discovers that Grayson and Miranda weren't her biological parents, and that a woman named Isobel and her uncle John, who she grew up hating, were. The sacrifice later happens, but Elena is saved, because John sacrificed himself for her after being put under a spell by Bonnie.
However, her aunt Jenna is turned into a vampire and, as part of the sacrifice, is killed by Klaus, leaving Elena without a guardian. In the season two finale, while Damon is dying due to a werewolf bite, she forgives him for forcing her to drink his blood and kisses him with the thought that it might be Damon's last day, however Damon gets cured by drinking Klaus' blood.
Season 3[ edit ] In season three, Elena does everything in her power to make Stefan get his humanity back, which was turned off by Klaus as payment for saving Damon from a werewolf bite in the latter part of season two. Meanwhile, she grows closer to Damon while working together on saving Stefan and trying to defeat Klaus, eventually even sharing a kiss.
She later admits to Stefan that she has feelings for Damon as well but that she never stopped loving Stefan. While in Denver together, Elena kisses Damon, later telling him that she doesn't know how she feels about him.
It is eventually revealed that Elena met Damon the night of her parent's death, though he compelled her to forget. She eventually chooses Stefan in the season finale but before she can tell him, Elena drowns while having vampire blood in her system. During the last moments of season three, she awakens as a vampire in transition.
Season 4[ edit ] In season four, Elena is faced with the tough decision of whether to die or to feed on human blood so she can fully transition into a vampire. Elena, after realizing Stefan's desperation to keep her alive, decides to complete her transition. Her relationship with Stefan ends, allowing her to begin a proper romance with Damon.
Although, it is later revealed there is a sire bond between them. Sometime later whilst searching for the cure for vampirism, Jeremy is fed to the immortal Silas by Katherine. As a result, Damon used the sire bond to convince her to turn off her humanity, due to her incredible grief over losing her brother and the last remaining member of her family.
Elena became ruthless without her emotions, going on killing sprees and being very hateful towards her friends. Towards the end of season four, Damon kills Matt in front of Elena to trigger her grief. After revealing that Matt had the Gilbert Ring on, Elena's humanity was switched on and her emotions were focused on hate towards Katherine for killing Jeremy.