Sneak Peek footage, images and synopsis from "The Vampire Diaries" episode "Woke Up With A Monster", written by Melinda Hsu Taylor and directed by Paul Wesley, that aired January 22, 2015 on The CW:
"...more powerful than ever, 'Kai' holds 'Elena' captive while he learns to control his newly acquired magic. At the 'Salvatore' mansion, 'Liv' and 'Alaric' try to prepare 'Jo' for the impending merge ceremony with Kai, but they quickly realize Jo is weaker than they thought.
"After bringing 'Sheriff Forbes' home from the hospital, 'Caroline' travels with 'Stefan' to North Carolina in search of a cure for her mother's illness.
"Meanwhile, 'Stefan', who has his own intentions for traveling to North Carolina, is caught off guard when 'Enzo' shows up demanding to know what Stefan is hiding.
"Then when 'Damon' discovers 'Elena' has been kidnapped by Kai, he is forced to rethink his strategy after an unexpected visitor throws a wrench into his plan..."
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