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The Vampire Diaries (2009 - )

The Vampire Diaries (2009 - )

AVERAGE TOMATOMETER

84%
75%

AVERAGE AUDIENCE SCORE

82%

Critic Consensus: No consensus yet.

Series Info

It's Elena's first day back at Mystic Falls High School since the tragic death of her parents. Along with her Aunt Jenna, Elena tries her best to look after her troubled younger brother, Jeremy, and salvage what family they have left. The first day is already shaping up to be a struggle for Elena until she meets the mysterious new kid at school, Stefan. Elena is touched that he can relate to what she's going through. What Elena doesn't know is that Stefan is a vampire, constantly resisting the urge to taste her blood. As their undeniable connection grows deeper, Stefan's dangerous older brother, Damon, shows up to wreak havoc on the town of Mystic Falls - and claim Elena for himself.

Most Recent Episode

Aired Fri, Dec 2, 2016

Detoured on Some Random Backwoods Path to Hell
The Vampire Diaries: Season 8, Detoured on Some Random Backwoods Path to Hell

Next Episode

Fri, December 9, 2016

The Next Time I Hurt Somebody, It Could Be You
The Vampire Diaries: Season 8, The Next Time I Hurt Somebody, It Could Be You

Seasons

No Tomatometer score yet...

2016, CW, 7 episodes

80%
Critics Consensus: No consensus yet.

2015, CW, 22 episodes

60%
Critics Consensus: No consensus yet.

2014, CW, 22 episodes

100%
Critics Consensus: No consensus yet.

2013, CW, 22 episodes

83%
Critics Consensus: No consensus yet.

2012, CW, 23 episodes

100%
Critics Consensus: No consensus yet.

2011, CW, 22 episodes

100%
Critics Consensus: No consensus yet.

2010, CW, 22 episodes

68%
Critics Consensus: It's not particularly innovative and there's a lot of angsty brooding going on, but there's a self-referential cheekiness in The Vampire Diaries that will appeal directly to its target audience.

2009, CW, 22 episodes

Cast

Nina Dobrev
as Elena Gilbert/Katherine Pierce
Paul Wesley (II)
as Stefan Salvatore
Ian Somerhalder
as Damon Salvatore
Steven R. McQueen
as Jeremy Gilbert
Kat Graham
as Bonnie
Katerina Graham
as Bonnie Bennett
Sara Canning
as Aunt Jenna
Claire Holt
as Rebekah
Marguerite MacIntyre
as Sheriff Forbes
Rick Cosnett
as Wes Maxfield
Leslie-Anne Huff
as Rayna Cruz
Taylor Kinney
as Mason Lockwood
David Anders
as John Gilbert
Jasmine Guy
as Bonnie's Grandmother
Todd Williams
as Connor Jordan
Tristin Mays
as Sarah Salvatore
Teressa Liane
as Mary Louise
Rick Worthy
as Rudy Owens
Kelly Hu
as Pearl
Joel Gretsch
as Peter Maxwell
David Gallagher
as Ray Sutton
Benjamin Ayres
as Mr. Tanner
Rob Pralgo
as Mayor Lockwood
Susan Walters
as Tyler's mother
Aisha Duran
as Virginia
Madeline Zima
as Charlotte
Autumn Dial
as Tina Fell
James Remar
as Guiseppe Salvatore
Alyssa Diaz
as Kimberly
Erin Beute
as Miranda
Spencer Locke
as Amber Bradley
Justine Ezarik
as Bartender
David Colin Smith
as Medical Examiner
Marguerite MacIntrye
as Sheriff Forbes
Tempast Wulf
as Pageant Attendee
Frank Brennan
as Tobias Fell
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Series Details

TV Network: CW
Premiere Date: Sep 10, 2009
Genre: Drama
Executive Producers: Kevin Williamson, Julie Plec, Leslie Morgenstein, Bob Levy
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