Some pictures from the first return episode show a connection between Damon and a new girl named Jessica.
The first look of "The Vampire Diaries" January 27 episode has been shared to reveal a new girl in Mystic Falls. Ahna O'Reilly, who is also known as the girl dating James Franco, took the role of Jessica whose involvement with Damon is more than just casual.
In a slew of photo, Jessica is seen shedding tears and Damon wipes them off. In another, Damon grabs her arm tight and they stand close to each other. The other photos also see Damon hugging Elena, Jules watching something big burnt, and Rose not looking so swell.
The episode is called "The Descent". Stefan and Alaric try to find Isobel to ask her about Klaus, but useless. Elena and Rose are having a sincere conversation, speaking about her feelings to both brothers. Damon tries a lot to break the werewolf curse and save Rose, while she's dying painfully and is a threat for everyone in a town.
Some new facts about Jules come out making everyone a bit afraid of her. Caroline is uncertain about her feelings for Tyler and wants him to be a good friend only for some time. Everything changes when someone dies.