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All The Vampire Diaries Characters, Ranked Best to Worst

Updated May 9, 2020 43.0k votes 2.5k voters 15.6k views40 items

List RulesAll minor and major characters from The Vampire Diaries. Vote for your personal favorite characters from the show, regardless of how beloved they are by others.

Who is the best Vampire Diaries character? Here's our full ranked The Vampire Diaries characters list with photos and character bios when available. List contains all The Vampire Diaries main character names and features lead The Vampire Diaries roles. If you're looking for the most famous The Vampire Diaries characters then you're in the right place. This The Vampire Diaries main character list includes pictures of The Vampire Diaries characters and features useful character information like the names of actors or actresses who play the characters. The Vampire Diaries character roles from every season are included, along with the characters' gender, occupation and more.

The list you're viewing is made up of characters like Damon Salvatore and Stefan Salvatore.

This list answers the questions "what are the The Vampire Diaries characters called?" and "who are all the characters in The Vampire Diaries?"

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  • 1
    1,622
    457

    Klaus Mikaelson

    Joseph Morgan
  • 2
    1,761
    526

    Damon Salvatore

    Ian Somerhalder
  • 3
    1,350
    405

    Bonnie Bennett

    Katerina Graham
  • 4
    1,207
    357

    Rebekah

    Claire Holt
  • 5
    1,515
    468

    Caroline Forbes

    Candice Accola
  • 6
    1,192
    355

    Lexi Branson

    Arielle Kebbel
  • 7
    1,248
    384

    Elijah Mikaelson

    Daniel Gillies
  • 8
    1,402
    480

    Stefan Salvatore

    Paul Wesley
  • 9
    678
    203

    Kai Parker

    Chris Wood
  • 10
    905
    296

    Enzo St. John

    Michael Malarkey
  • 11
    1,198
    456

    Katherine Pierce

    Nina Dobrev
  • 12
    1,114
    468

    Alaric Saltzman

    Matthew Davis
  • 13
    879
    370

    Sheriff Forbes

    Marguerite MacIntyre
  • 14
    414
    180

    Hayley Marshall

  • 15
    786
    425

    Jenna Sommers

    Sara Canning
  • 16
    344
    171

    Jo Laughlin

  • 17
    772
    450

    Kol Mikaelson

    Nathaniel Buzolic
  • 18
    611
    392

    Sheila Bennett

    Jasmine Guy
  • 19
    946
    737

    Elena Gilbert

    Nina Dobrev
  • 20
    378
    288

    Rose

  • 21
    639
    541

    Jeremy Gilbert

    Steven R. McQueen
  • 22
    263
    264

    Nora Hildegard

  • 23
    260
    283

    Tom Avery

    Paul Wesley
  • 24
    442
    510

    Silas

    Paul Wesley
  • 25
    456
    531

    Anna

    Malese Jow