Total Eclipse of the Heart is the thirteenth episode of the Fifth Season and the hundred and second episode of The Vampire Diaries (TV Series).


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Extended Promo

WELCOME TO THE BITTER BALL — Hoping to help everyone move past recent traumatic events, Caroline convinces Elena (Katherine) and Bonnie to attend Whitmore College’s “Bitter Ball” for broken-hearted students. Bonnie is intrigued with a fellow student named Liv, who appears to be dabbling in witchcraft. Tyler starts to worry about Matt’s relationship with Nadia. After making a disturbing discovery, Stefan has a frustrating conversation with Damon and Enzo. Dr. Wes struggles to continue his research project with help from a new benefactor named Sloan. Still bent on revenge, Damon and Enzo resort to violence to convince Bonnie and Jeremy to help them, but their plan takes an unexpected and horrifying turn.


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Main CastEdit

Recurring CastEdit

Guest CastEdit


  • Two new characters Sloan and Liv will debut in this episode.
  • The Whitmore College Bitter Ball will take place in this episode.
  • Elena and Stefan dance in this episode at the Bitter Ball.


Behind the ScenesEdit

Cultural ReferencesEdit

  • "Total Eclipse of the Heart" is also a song by Bonnie Tyler.
  • Total Eclipse of the Heart was the title of Episode 17 of the fifth season of TV Show Degrassi: The Next Generation.
  • Total Eclipse of the Heart is also the title of an erotic novel in a series by the author Zane.








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