The Originals (2013 - 2018)

The Originals (2013 - 2018)

AVERAGE TOMATOMETER

84%
42%

Critic Consensus: No consensus yet.

AVERAGE AUDIENCE SCORE

90%

Series Info

A spin-off of "The Vampire Diaries" focuses on the original vampire family who return to New Orleans to reclaim the city they helped build that is now under the control of a diabolical vampire named Marcel.
Creator: Julie Plec

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Seasons

67%
Critics Consensus: No consensus yet.

2018, CW, 13 episodes

100%
Critics Consensus: No consensus yet.

2017, CW, 13 episodes

100%
Critics Consensus: No consensus yet.

2015, CW, 22 episodes

100%
Critics Consensus: No consensus yet.

2014, CW, 22 episodes

57%
Critics Consensus: The Originals may overwhelm casual viewers with its myriad twists and bevy of supernatural beings, but this a sleek, atmospheric Vampire Diaries spinoff with potential.

2013, CW, 22 episodes

Cast

Joseph Morgan
as Klaus Mikaelson
Claire Holt
as Rebekah
Phoebe Tonkin
as Hayley
Natalie Dreyfuss
as Cassie/Esther
Yusuf Gatewood
as Vincent/Finn
Elyse Levesque
as Genevieve
Todd Stashwick
as Father Kieran
Jason Dohring
as Det. Kinney
Jaime Murray
as Antoinette
Meg Foster
as Josephine
Peta Sargeant
as Francesca
Paul Wesley (II)
as Stefan Salvatore
Sonia Sohn
as Esther
Zach Roerig
as Matt Donovan
Matthew Davis
as Alaric Saltzman
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