Gabby Douglas on 'Vampire Diaries' Set

Antoinette Bueno
The Insider

Olympic gold medalist Gabrielle Douglas has made no secret of being a super-fan of the hit CW series The Vampire Diaries, and now she's on the Atlanta set filming her season four guest appearance! 

“Eating @gabrielledoug‘s Gold medal!yummmmmmm…,” Ian Somerhalder recently tweeted alongside a photo of the two having fun with her historic gold medal.

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Ian's co-star and real-life girlfriend Nina Dobrev also tweeted about her excitement at meeting the 16-year-old champ.

"Thanks for coming @gabrielledoug, I hope you had fun - you were great! Smile is even brighter in person... :)," she tweeted along with a pic of the two on set.

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Gabrielle will appear in the seventh episode of the new season. It is not yet known what role she will play.

Meanwhile, Vampire Diaries fans were recently treated to a juicy new preview of the first episode of the new season featuring a tension-filled fight between Stefan and Damon over who else? Elena. Check it out below.

An all-new season of The Vampire Diaries starts October 11, 8 p.m., on The CW.

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