Hope Is Not the Goal


Episode Info

When two local students go missing, Alaric sends Hope, Lizzie, MG and Landon to Mystic Falls High to investigate. Meanwhile, as Josie helps Rafael adjust to his new life at the school, his reluctance to follow the wolf pack's rules makes him a target. Lastly, an unsettling discovery puts Alaric and Sheriff Donovan at odds with one another.


Danielle Rose Russell
as Hope Mikaelson
Jenny Boyd
as Christina
Kaylee Bryant
as Bethanne
Matthew Davis
as Alaric Saltzman
Zach Roerig
as Sheriff Donovan
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Critic Reviews for Hope Is Not the Goal

In what's becoming a fun tradition, the villain of the hour proved rather unexpected.

Jan 16, 2019 | Full Review…