Matt Davis

Now that The Vampire Diaries' Alaric is the new Big Bad in town, who's he going after first? Our favorite blond vampire, Caroline Forbes.

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"The very first thing we see at the head of the next episode it's Alaric in the high school and Rebekah and Caroline are having a little post-dance cleanup and things only get worse from there," executive producer Julie Plec teases.

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Of course, Caroline is just bait for Elena, who's shocked to receive a call from her thought-to-be-dead former guardian.

Find out more in this week's Vampire Diaries Bite.