The Vampire Diaries is an American supernatural drama television series developed by Kevin Williamson and Julie Plecbased 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 Originalswhich 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.
Primera temporada de diarios de vampiros online dating returned to record a voiceover for the seventh-season finale. The series is set in the fictional town of Mystic Falls, Virginiaa town charged with supernatural history since its settlement of migrants from New England in the late 19th century. It follows the life of Elena Gilbert Nina Dobreva teenage girl who has just lost both parents in a car accident, as she falls in love with a year-old vampire named Stefan Salvatore Paul Wesley.
Their relationship becomes increasingly complicated as Stefan's mysterious older brother Damon Salvatore Ian Somerhalder returns, with a plan to bring back their past love Katherine Pierce, a vampire who looks exactly like Elena. Although Damon is initially the villain and harbors a grudge against his brother for forcing him to become a vampire, he later reconciles with Stefan and falls in love with Elena, creating a love triangle among the three.
Both brothers protect Elena as they face various villains and threats to their town, including Katherine. The brothers' history and the town's mythology are revealed through flashbacks as the series goes on.
Additional storylines revolve around the other inhabitants of the town, most notably Elena's younger brother Jeremy Gilbert Steven R. The town's politics are orchestrated by descendants of the original founding families, all comprising a "Founders' Council.
They guard the town mainly from vampiresalthough there are many more supernatural threats such as werewolves, witches, hybrids, and ghosts.
Initially, Kevin Williamson had little interest in developing the series, finding the premise too similar to other vampire tales. However, at the urging of Julie Pleche began to read the novels and started to become intrigued by the story: The pilot episode was filmed in VancouverBritish Columbiabut the rest of the episodes have been filmed in Covington, Georgia which doubles as the show's fictional small town of Mystic Falls, Virginia and various other communities around Greater Atlanta  to take advantage of local tax incentives.
On the morning of May 10,a fire broke out in the building on Clark Street in Covington that was used as the setting for Mystic Grill on the show. The series was given a full episode order on October 21,after strong ratings for the first half of the season. Now there is a spin-off called The Originalsthat goes into depth about the original vampire family from The Vampire Diaries.
The CW renewed the show for a fifth season on February 11, Kevin Williamson felt to do the best show possible, he would rather do 22 episodes.
Filming began on July 10,and finished on April 10, On July 23,it was announced that show would end after a episode eighth season.
The Vampire Diaries initially received mixed reviews, which through the course of the show improved greatly. Metacritic gave the show a Metascore of 50 out of based on 22 critical reviews, indicating "mixed or average reviews".
Many TV critics Primera temporada de diarios de vampiros online dating the series improved with each episode. Sarah Hughes of The Independent says The Vampire Diaries turns into "a well-crafted, interestingly developed series" despite a poor opening episode.
As the series progressed and developed into the third season, critics praised the portrayals of the main characters and the development of the female characters such as Elena Gilbert played by Nina DobrevBonnie Bennett played by Kat Grahamand Caroline Forbes played by Candice King.
The third-season finale, " The Departed ," received critical acclaim. Diana Steenbergen of IGN praised the episode and the writers for clearing up a couple storylines and making all of them come to a head. She also praised Dobrev's performance in this episode, addressing her behaviour as another reason the final revelation from Meredith was more shocking and believable.
Similarly, Mandi Bierly of Entertainment Weekly review praised the writer's skills in creating the more unexpected final twist.
That said, the show's fandom has the smallest amount of spatial variation of all 50 shows". The following is a table for the seasonal rankings based on average total estimated viewers per episode of The Vampire Diaries. Breakout Show, Choice TV: Male Breakout Star Paul Wesley.
Female Scene Stealer Kat Graham. At the People's Choice Awards show gained four nominations: While the show and Ian Somerhalder lost out to another The CW show Supernatural and Nathan FillionrespectivelyNina Dobrev won in her category, becoming the first write-in person ever to do so. Male Scene Stealer Steven R.
At the Teen Choice Awardsthe show gained ten nominations: At the Teen Choice Awardsthe show gained seven nominations: It was also nominated for three Teen Choice Awards: Smith's The Vampire Diaries: In Japan, the fourth season was released in a special collection including bonuses not available elsewhere.
Included in the collection are an ankle bracelet, promotional image cards and a booklet about the cast. Former president of entertainment at The CW, Dawn Ostroffmentioned a spin-off idea in that she said could happen in a few years.
On January 11,it was announced that a back-door pilot focused on the Originals, starring Joseph Morgan as Klaus titled The Originals would air on April 25 for a potential series pick-up for the — season. On April 26,The CW announced that The Originals had been ordered to series premiere in the —14 television season. The Originals is about the Mikaelson siblings, who are the original family of vampires, and their take-over of New Orleans.
The show also involves Hayley and Klaus's daughter, Hope. Producers reported that there would be a transition of the characters in both series. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. This article is about the television series. For the book series, see The Vampire Diaries novel series. For the unrelated film, see Vampire Diary. Drama Supernatural Horror Fantasy. Kevin Williamson Julie Plec. List of The Vampire Diaries characters. List of The Vampire Diaries episodes. List of awards and nominations received by The "Primera temporada de diarios de vampiros online dating" Diaries.
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