Damon Salvatore has been listed amongst the sexiest fictional men on earth, time and again. The Vampire Diaries is a show that not just gave us a love story to celebrate but also some characters to drool over. Fans of the show are eagerly waiting for the next installment of the show.
But before we talk about the upcoming episodes of the show, let’s see what we know about the show.
The Vampire Diaries is a show about a teenage girl named Elina Gilbert who loses her both parents in an unfortunate car accident and falls in love with a 162-year-old vampire who appears in her town out of nowhere named Stefan Salvatore. Stefan reunites with his brother after 15 years and both brothers fight villains to protect Elina.
|TV Series:||The vampire diaries|
|Written by:||Based on The Vampire Diaries
by L. J. Smith
Steven R. McQueen
|Running time:||September 10, 2009 –
March 10, 2017
Melinda Hsu Taylor
|Directed by:||Kevin Williamson
More about the show:
The Vampire Diaries is a popular American television show that belongs to the genre of Drama, Supernatural, Horror, and Fantasy. The show is based on “The Vampire Diaries” which has been written by L. J. Smith and has been developed by Kevin Williamson and Julie Plec.
The show stars Nina Dobrev, Paul Wesley, Ian Somerhalder, Steven R. McQueen, Sara Canning, Kat Graham, Candice King, Zach Roerig, Kayla Ewell, Michael Trevino, Matt Davis, Joseph Morgan, and Michael Malarkey in important roles. The music for the show has been given by Michael Suby.
Its country of origin is the United States of America and its original language is English. It has 8 seasons and 171 episodes. The executive producers of the show are Kevin Williamson, Julie Plec, Leslie Morgenstein, Bob Levy, Caroline Dries, Melinda Hsu Taylor, Chad Fiveash, and James Stoteraux and it has been produced by Julie Plec.
The production locations of the show are Atlanta (Georgia), Covington, (Georgia), and Vancouver (British Columbia). The cinematography for the show has been accomplished by Michael Karasick, Darren Genet, John Smith, Datan Hopson, and Rob C. Givens. Each of its episodes was approximately 41 to 49 minutes long.
The production companies involved in the making of the show are Outerbanks Entertainment, Alloy Entertainment, CBS Television Studios, and Warner Bros. Television. The official distributors of the show are CBS Television Distribution and Warner Bros. Television Distribution.
The Original network on which it aired is The CW Picture. The show successfully aired from September 10, 2009, to March 10, 2017. It was followed by The Vampire Diaries: A Darker Truth, The Originals, and The Originals: The Awakening.
The show Vampire Diaries follows the life of Elina Gilbert, a teenage girl who suffered the loss of both her parents during an unfortunate car accident and tries to get over it but also has to deal with her irrational brother Jeremy’s serious drug addiction.
Her life takes a deep turn when she falls in love with a 162-year-old vampire named Stefan Salvatore who suddenly appears amidst the fictional town of Mystic Falls, Virginia. Stefan’s sudden appearance gives rise to tension and suspicion among Elena’s friends.
Later in the series, Stefan is revealed to be a vampire and also reunites with his long-gone brother after 15 years. As the story continues Elena is protected from various villains by the Salvatore brothers as they are faced with foes who’ve been a nemesis to them for ages.
- The character of Elena Gilbert has been played by Nina Dobrev.
- The character of Katherine Pierce has also been played by Nina Dobrev.
- The character of Stefan Salvatore has been played by Paul Wesley.
- The character of Damon Salvatore has been played by Ian Somerhalder.
- The character of Jeremy Gilbert has been played by Steven R. McQueen.
- The character of Jenna Sommers has been played by Sara Canning.
- The character of Bonnie Bennett has been played by Kat Graham.
- The character of Caroline Forbes has been played by Candice King.
- The character of Matt Donovan has been played by Zach Roerig.
- The character of Vicki Donovan has been played by Kayla Ewell.
- The character of Tyler Lockwood has been played by Michael Trevino.
- The character of Alaric Saltzman has been played by Matt Davis.
- The character of Klaus Mikaelson has been played by Joseph Morgan.
- The character of Enzo St. John is played by Michael Malarkey.
The show Vampire Diaries has had 8 seasons.
- Its first season had 22 episodes and it aired from September 10, 2009, to May 13, 2010.
- Its second season had 22 episodes and it aired from September 9, 2010, to May 12, 2011.
- Its third season had 22 episodes and it aired from September 15, 2011, to May 10, 2012.
- Its fourth season had 23 episodes and it aired from October 11, 2012, to May 16, 2013.
- Its fifth season had 22 episodes and it aired from October 3, 2013, to May 15, 2014.
- Its sixth season had 22 episodes and it aired from October 2, 2014, to May 14, 2015.
- Its seventh season had 22 episodes and it aired from October 8, 2015, to May 13, 2016.
- Its eighth season had 16 episodes and it aired from October 21, 2016, to March 10, 2017.
Will there be another episode?
The latest season of the show aired in 2017. Ever since its last episode went off air, fans of the show have been waiting for an announcement about the ninth season. Makers of the show have come up with a few spin-offs but haven’t answered this question yet. However, it is being believed that after the massive success and fan following that the show earned, the makers should be more than interested in bringing its next installment.