Check out a few video interviews with The Vampire Diaries star Ian Somerhalder, where he teases tonight’s “Because the Night” flashback episode.

In “Because the Night,” we’ll see Damon flash back to his time in the 1970s New York City – and yes, that includes fancy costumes!

EW has a hilarious new behind-the-scenes video up where Somerhalder plays stylist and dresses up a cut-out of Paul Wesley (Stefan).

Somerhalder also teases the episode in the latest instalment of TV Guide’s Vampire Diaries Bite video series:

And finally Parade Rewind has a lengthy interview with Somerhalder, in which the actor not only talks about The Vampire Diaries but also several other topics. His favourite dish, what he was like in high school, his love of wildlife, and what it’s like on set. Check it out below:

Are you excited about tonight’s episode of The Vampire Diaries? We’ll get to see Damon, Rebekah and particularly Elena unwind like we’ve never seen before, and new secrets will be revealed about Damon’s shared past with Lexi (guest star Arielle Kebbel).

The Vampire Diaries 4×17 “Because the Night” airs at 8/7c on The CW.

Don’t forget to check out Hypable’s Vampire Hype podcast, where we discuss each episode of The Vampire Diaries as they air!

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