Ian Somerhalder Shares First Look At His V-Wars Character For Netflix

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The level of amusement felt throughout the Internet when Ian Somerhalder join the cast in another vampire TV show was deep.

Yes, The Vampire Diaries star is slated to star in the Netflix TV series V-Wars. In the show, based on a graphic novel by the same name, Somerhalder’s character, Doctor Luther Swann, attempts to understand a disease that changed so many people, including his best friend, into vampires.

It looks like Somerhalder is staying human, for now anyway.

Somerhalder has shared the first look at Luther on his Instagram. It certainly looks like the good doctor will be holding his own with some bloody knuckles.

(Also glasses. Wow.)

V-Wars will also star Adrian Holmes as Luther’s blood-sucking BFF Michael Fayne. Rounding out the cast is Jacky Lai, Peter Outerbridge, Laura Vandervoort, Kyle Breitkopf, and Kimberly-Sue Murray.

V-Wars does not have a premiere date.

Bec Heim