The CW has released synopses for its shows airing March 18-22, and joining the March 20 “Supernatural” details posted earlier today, we have the lowdown on “The Vampire Diaries” Episode 4.17, “Because the Night,” and “Cult” Episode 1.05, “The Kiss.”
“The Vampire Diaries” Episode 4.17 – “Because the Night” (airs 3/21/13, 9-10 pm)
Realizing that Elena (Nina Dobrev) needs some time away from Mystic Falls, Damon (Ian Somerhalder) takes her to New York City, where he lived and partied hard in the 1970s. When Rebekah (Claire Holt) also shows up in New York, she’s impressed with Elena’s secret agenda. Flashbacks reveal Damon’s hedonistic life in the underground club scene and a complicated encounter with Lexi (guest star Arielle Kebbel).
Meanwhile Caroline (Candice Accola) and Stefan (Paul Wesley) try to convince Klaus (Joseph Morgan) that it would be in his own best interest to help them track Silas down. Bonnie (Kat Graham) struggles to keep her grasp on reality and do the right thing. Garreth Stover directed the episode written by Brian Young and Charlie Charbonneau. The band Dead Sara performs in the episode.
“Cult” Episode 1.05 – “The Kiss” (airs 3/22/13, 9-10 pm)
Jeff (Matt Davis) receives news that one of Nate’s friends might be planning something at an upcoming “Cult” fan costume party so Jeff and Skye (Jessica Lucas) attend the party dressed as Billy and Kelly. At the party Skye’s drink is spiked with a hallucinogenic drug similar to a drug used on the television show “Cult.”
Sakelik (guest star Aisha Hinds; “Weeds,” “Hawthorne”) warns Jeff that he might be in over his head. Also at the party, Roger (Robert Knepper) meets a mysterious stranger named Stuart (guest star Jeffrey Pierce; “Alcatraz”).
Meanwhile, on the television show, Kelly (Alona Tal) marries Billy (Knepper) in a flashback scene. Tim Hunter directed the episode; story by David Kemper and teleplay by Lindsay Sturman.
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