The Vampire Diaries Series by L.J. Smith
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THEN AND NOW: The cast of 'The Vampire Diaries' 10 years later
Nobody knew it yet, but a franchise was born. Except that there was something about this particular vampire show, and audiences quickly took notice. Each of the actors in their roles had boatloads of charisma, and natural chemistry with each other. It proved to be a perfect storm, and ten years later, The Vampire Diaries franchise is still going strong with not its first spin-off, but second spin-off series Legacies. So, what is it about this series that makes viewers unable to get enough? The show was created by Julie Plec and Kevin Williamson. It starts like almost any other teen story.
The Vampire Diaries is a young adult vampire, romance and horror series of novels created and written by L. The Vampire Diaries is now a hit television series on The CW The story centers on Elena Gilbert, a young, beautiful high school girl who finds herself eventually torn between two Italian brothers, Stefan and Damon Salvatore, who are centuries old vampires. The series was originally a trilogy published in , but pressure from readers led Smith to write a fourth volume, Dark Reunion, which was released the following year in The first three novels in the original series are from both Stefan and Elena's point of view, but the last book in the original series, Dark Reunion, is from Bonnie McCullough 's viewpoint. Smith announced a new spin off trilogy in entitled The Vampire Diaries: The Return , which featured Damon Salvatore as the narrator of the trilogy. The first installment of The Return trilogy, Nightfall , was released on February 10, Shadow Souls , the second book of The Return trilogy, was released on March 16,
The Vampire Diaries is an American supernatural teen drama television series developed by Kevin Williamson and Julie Plec , based on the popular book series of the same name written by L. The series premiered on The CW on September 10, , and concluded on March 10, , airing episodes over eight seasons. The pilot episode attracted the largest audience for The CW of any series premiere since the network began in ;  the first season averaged 3. On April 26, , The CW officially announced that the spin-off The Originals , which focuses on the Original family of vampires, had been ordered to series, and the show began airing during the —14 American television season. On April 6, , lead actress Nina Dobrev confirmed via Instagram that she and co-star Michael Trevino who plays Tyler Lockwood would be leaving the show after its sixth season.
Nina Dobrev played leading lady Elena Gilbert.
The Vampire Diaries is an American supernatural-fantasy horror television series. Smith , and was developed for television by Kevin Williamson and Julie Plec. - The series led Nina Dobrev , Paul Wesley , and Ian Somerhalder to become well-known actors during a time when vampire-based shows and films were at peak popularity.
The Vampire Diaries officially turns 10 years old today, and like any year-old it's had its fair share of shining moments and moments we'd all rather forget. But overall, The CW drama delivered eight seasons of amazing episodes that make us want to watch and rewatch them all when we aren't catching up with our favorite TVD vets on Legacies , of course. Over the impressive span of episodes that The Vampire Diaries clocked before coming to an end in , there were several episodes that established the show as the teen drama to beat. Whether Damon Ian Somerhalder , Stefan Paul Wesley , and Elena Nina Dobrev were shimmying the night away at a Decade Dance or escaping certain death or both at the same time , The Vampire Diaries consistently delivered must-watch weeknight entertainment. To celebrate the 10th anniversary of the show's series premiere , TV Guide has compiled a list of our favorite Vampire Diaries episodes of all time — and then we painfully pared that lengthy list down to the top ten episodes because, unlike the Salvatores, we know you don't have hundreds of years to wile away.
The series follows the life of year old Elena Gilbert Nina Dobrev , who falls in love with a centuries old vampire named Stefan Salvatore Paul Wesley and his brother Damon Salvatore Ian Somerhalder , also a vampire. The series also focuses on the lives of Elena's friends and other inhabitants of the fictional town of Mystic Falls , Virginia. The series is a mix of teen drama and the supernatural. When The Vampire Diaries premiered on The CW Television Network, on September 10, , it attracted the largest audience of any series since the network began in Due to strong ratings, the series was given a full, episode first season on October 21,