This is a rare treat! TV Guide chats with Zach Roerig on what’s to come for Matt in the final episodes of The Vampire Diaries and touches on the flashback we will see in tonight’s episode.
You get to play Matt’s ancestor Ethan Maxwell this week! What can you say about who Ethan is and his role in the episode?
Zach Roerig: We found out that Matt’s family, they were bell makers and Ethan has made this bell. Basically, Matt is teaming up with Alaric and Dorian trying to find the Maxwell journal and trying to figure out how to kill Cade. And during these flashbacks, Matt is able to tap into Ethan’s subconscious and reveal the secrets that are needed to destroy Cade.