Scoop: Vampire Diaries Casts Borgias' David Alpay as a Professor With Witchy Ties

David AlpayThe professor is in.

David Alpay (The Borgias) has landed a recurring role on Season 4 of The CW’s The Vampire Diaries, TVLine has learned.

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The actor will debut in Episode 4 as Professor Shane, a charismatic and attractive teach who has ties to one of Mystic Falls important families — turns out the occult believer shares a history with Bonnie and her brood.

The Vampire Diaries returns on Thursday, Oct. 11 at 8/7c.

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