This episode contains lots of backstory, lots of flashbacks, and lots of reveals that certain innocuous occurrences have deeper meanings.
The first episode of The Originals is a retelling of “The Originals” episode of The Vampire Diaries but told from Elijah’s point of view.
If you watch The Vampire Diaries, then you know all about The Originals and you know if you are going to watch the show. With the planted pilot that aired during TVD last season, you have a good feel for what to expect from The Originals. But let’s say that you watched a few episodes of TVD and thought it was a little too young for you. The Originals might lure you in.
As TV production ramps up, lots of new characters are added - and perhaps offer some insight into the season ahead.
At Comic Con this year, we spoke to The Originals stars Joseph Morgan, Phoebe Tonkin, and Claire Holt, and series creator Julie Plec who told us what we can expect in New Orleans.
We are getting early word on some big genre TV pickups.
Klaus heads to New Orleans where he meets an old friend and learns some big news.
The US rights have been picked up for the psychological horror film starring Joseph Morgan of “The Vampire Diaries.” Details within!
The Vampire Diaries is branching out with a potential spinoff called The Originals - and have just released a poster: