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Switched at Birth Casts Vampire Diaries Actress in 'Unexpected' Role

Zach’s Vampire Diaries daughter is getting caught up in Switched at Birth‘s family drama.

Tristin Mays — who played the late Salvatore’s offspring, Sarah Nelson, on TVD — will recur on Season 5 of the Freeform drama as college student Ally, TVLine has learned exclusively.

Ally makes her debut in Episode 6 and has unexpected ties to the Kennish/Vasquez clan.

Mays’ TV credits include appearances on Supergirl, The Newsroom and Big Time Rush.

The actress joins Season 5 additions Valery Ortiz (Hit the Floor) as a renowned tattoo artist and Michael Galante (Jane the Virgin, NCIS) as a UMKC college student who bonds with Regina.

Switched at Birth fans, hit the comments with your theories on Ally’s connection to the brood!