Thanks to Deadline for this casting scoop! Raffi Barsoumian will be joining the cast of The Vampire Diaries as the mysterious Markos.
Raffi Barsoumian is set for a major recurring role on the CW’s most watched series, The Vampire Diaries. He will play Markos, an imposing and charismatic presence with supernatural origins. Barsoumian, repped by Gartner/Green and attorney Mitch Smelkinson, spent the last three seasons at the Oregon Shakespeare Festival before moving to LA last month.