TVD Dallas Sunday – Rick Cosnett
The Vampire Diaries’ handsome Rick Cosnett (Prof. Wes Maxfield) appeared Sunday at this year’s TVD Dallas. Creation Entertainment held TVD and The Originals fan convention again this year in Dallas, Texas (Aug. 8 – 10). Stars from both show participate in Q&A panels for the fans, sign autographs and take photos with fans. Cast members appearing this year include Ian Somerhalder, Paul Wesley. Michael Trevino, Zach Roerig, Steven McQueen, Arielle Kebbel, Michael Malarkey, Phoebe Tonkin, Todd Stashwick, Chase Coleman, Micah Parker and Paul Telfer, Rick had his panel appearance Sunday afternoon. Below are some quotes from the his panel as well as photos shared by fans.
- Rick jokes about how working with Nina is awful. He says that she is soooo nice and has this amazing energy on set.
- Rick is so sweet and asks everyone their name when they come up to ask a question.
- First time he and cast were out together in a social setting, Candice was shocked to learn he’s an Aussie!
- Rick talks a little bit about his character in new CW show The Flash. He’s really excited, he says the cast is so in love with each other.
- He read for Marcel on The Originals!!
- Rick does an awesome Southern accent and he transitions in and out of an Australian accent perfectly.
- He tells an adorable story about a barn in a southern accent.
- Rick loves actress Toni Colette.
- On his acting career and craft. “Bring it on! You’re not going to knock me down”- Rick.
- He is able to make a really weird zombie noises and not sure if the audience is frightened or turned on.
- When he is asked if he feels bad for his characters evil actions… ” No. I don’t actually!” – Rick.
- Everyone talks about BBQ.
- Rick gives a review of the new movie Lucy. He enjoyed it.
- A fan and Rick sing together on stage and then he serenades her singing “Wind Beneath My Wings.”