Fall TV Preview

New Vampire Diaries Promo: Temptation! Hair-Pulling! Oh, and Cake!

Who wants cake?

Elena looks poised to celebrate her birthday — the event around which The Vampire Diaries‘ third season premiere revolves — in this sexy-slash-out there new promo from The CW.

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Set to The Kills’ haunting “Damned If She Do,” the clip features Elena, Damon and Stefan gathered for some sort of blood-stained birthday “picnic,” where they are ultimately joined by Klaus.

Throughout, you get glimpses of feedings, writhing, carnal cavorting…. And did we mention some fine-looking chocolate cake?

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Press PLAY and tell us what you think. Reminder: “V3” arrives Thursday, Sept. 15 — aka in just a week.

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