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'Vampire Diaries' 1.17 Preview: Shirtless Stefan

April 2, 2010 (3:46 am) GMT
However, the scene is not pretty for he is chained to the ceiling while a bunch of people torture him.

"" returns with an episode where Stefan is tortured. When the producers teased earlier this year that 's abs will get more screen time, this would be it.

When Stefan and Damon make a dangerous new enemy, Stefan suddenly finds himself in a perilous situation. Damon and Elena try to convince Alaric to work with them to help Stefan. Matt is hopeful that his mom, Kelly, may be back to stay. After her car breaks down in a storm, Caroline makes a horrific discovery that shocks everyone in town.

"Let the Right One In" airs on April 8.

Costume designer Jennifer Bryan recently talked to EW about shirtless scenes, saying that it's not hard to get the actors to shed off their clothes. "It's middle-of-the-road. Paul and Ian [Somerhalder] take what they do really seriously, so we really try to not be gratuitous," she said.