Keahu Kahuanui, best known for his role as a gay teenager on MTV’s Teen Wolf, will be playing gay again on The CW’s The Originals.
Kahuanui has been cast as Eddie, the human boyfriend of vampire named Josh who is played by Steven Krueger, according to TV Line.
The recurring character will be introduced in episode two of the upcoming fourth season of the series which is a spin-off from The Vampire Diaries.
The character of Eddie is described as ‘sweet, funny, sexy and charming, with an encyclopedic knowledge of random facts.’ He’s well aware of the supernatural world around him but is happy to remain human.
From 2011-14, the 30-year-old Kahuanui played the recurring role of gay teenager Danny Mahealani on Teen Wolf. Danny was the love interest of werewolf Ethan who was played by out actor Charlie Carver.