New pilot.

Updated: October 5.

Don't forget that former "VD" actor Taylor Kinney's new series, "Chicago Fire" will premiere on October 10. Here is an extended preview from next week's pilot episode. Check it out and let know what you think.

Updated: May 15.

NBC has released a sneak preview of "Chicago Fire," the series that will be premiering this fall as part of their Primetime line-up. Look for "VD's" Taylor Kinney (ex-Mason) in the clip.

Original article: February 21.

Taylor Kinney (ex-Mason Lockwood) has been keeping very busy since leaving Mystic Falls behind. The actor just landed a plum role as a lieutenant in the Chicago Fire Department in the aptly named new series, "Chicago Fire." The show, executive produced by "Law & Order" creator Dick Wolf, will also feature Eamonn Walker ("OZ," "The Whole Truth").

For more of his adventures with other shows, check out Taylor Kinney In Dating Rules For My Future Self.

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