He's on his way back, Vampire Diaries Fanatics. And he's bringing his broom.
Daniel Gillies reprises his beloved role of Elijah on tomorrow night's "American Gothic," joking with me over the phone today that he returns to the TVD picture because his character knows "sh-t is about to hit the fan and Elijah is sort of like a janitor."
"Or maybe a disgruntled house maid," he said. "It's never a little mess, is it? He's always picking up after Klaus and Rebekah."