The Originals (2013 - )

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We Liked: The Originals was definitely made for the guys to enjoy too. I love the gripping story along with the increased action and something always happening between the vampires, werewolves and witches; now also the Originals.

We Disliked: Some scenes are overacted and overdramatic. Does not happen too often but there are those times.

Our Final Take: 4 / 5 Good

The Originals (2013)

Synopsis: A spin-off from The Vampire Diaries and set in New Orleans, The Originals centers on the Mikaelson siblings, otherwise known as the world's original vampires: Klaus (Joseph Morgan), Elijah (Daniel Gillies), and Rebekah (Claire Holt). Now Klaus must take down his protégé, Marcel (Charles Michael Davis), who is now in charge of New Orleans, in order to re-take his city, as he originally built New Orleans. Klaus departed from the city after being chased down by his father Mikael, while it was being constructed and Marcel took charge. As Klaus has returned after many years, his ego has provoked him to become the king of the city. "Every King needs an heir" says Klaus, accepting the unborn child. The child is a first to be born to a hybrid (part vampire, part werewolf) and a werewolf (Hayley).
Cast: Claudia Black, Jedidiah Goodacre, Joseph Morgan, Steven Krueger, Oliver Ackland, Peta Sergeant, Jaime Murray, Sebastian Roché, Leah Pipes, Nathan Parsons, Danielle Rose Russell, Maisie Richardson-Sellers, Shiva Kalaiselvan, Phoebe Tonkin, Debra Mooney, Tasha Ames, Charles Michael Davis, Blu Hunt, Danielle Campbell, Daniella Pineda, Taylor Cole, Yusuf Gatewood, Andrew Lees, Claire Holt, Torrance Coombs, Summer Fontana, Shannon Eubanks, Natalie Dreyfuss, Alexis Louder, Daniel Gillies
Directors Matthew Hastings, Jeffrey G. Hunt, Joseph Morgan, Michael Grossman, Charles Michael Davis, Michael Robison, Sylvain White, Chris Grismer, Rob Hardy, Lance Anderson, Michael A. Allowitz, Kellie Cyrus, Jesse Warn, Leslie Libman, Bethany Rooney, Dermott Downs, John Hyams, Hanelle M. Culpepper
Genres Horror, Drama, Mystery, Fantasy
Year: 2013
Runtime: 45
MPAA Rating: R
Nominations: 11
Writers: Julie Plec, L.J. Smith, Marguerite MacIntyre