News for The Originals

The Originals Showrunner Exits; TVD's Julie Plec to Take Over If Renewed

The Originals showrunner Michael Narducci is exiting the CW series, as he leaves Warner Bros. Television for a new two-year deal at ABC Studios. Production on The Originals Season 4 (premiering Friday, March 17) has already wrapped. If the series is renewed for Season 5, Julie Plec will return to seize the reins, since The []

'The Originals' Showrunner to Exit for ABC Studios Overall Deal (Exclusive)

Michael Narducci is leaving Warner Bros. Television. Series creator Julie Plec will return to serve as showrunner on a potential fifth season. ...Read More...

Why 'The Originals' Did Not Get an Early Renewal, Plus The CW Boss Talks Future of the 'TVD' Spin-Off

On the heels of the early pick-up of seven of The CW's fall TV shows for the 2017-2018 season during Sunday's Television Critics Association winter press tour, fans of The Originals are wondering about the fate of The Vampire Diaries spin-off. While it looks like the show may be in danger of cancellation, there's a reason why it wasn't included in the renewal list. ...Read More...

The CW Boss On The Originals Future, Remakes & Importance of Critical Acclaim TCA

The CWs Sunday morning announcement that the network is renewing 7 fall series had already answered a number of questions that wouldve been asked during todays TCA executive session. Still, the Q&A was welcomed by critics, with president Mark Pedowitz getting a big round of applause for facing them after most of his broadcast colleagues opted not to this press tour. Even though Supernatural was among the renewed shows with a 13-episode pickup, there was the regular ...Read More...

The Originals: Hayley and Elijah's Romance Comes at a 'Cost' in Season 4

Fans of Hayley and Elijahs star-crossed romance will have plenty of drama to sink their teeth into when The Originals returns for its fourth season. They have one of the most dynamic journeys that were going to have dramatized this season, executive producer Michael Narducci tells TVLine. Though Hayley and Elijah arecurrently existing on different []

The Vampire Diaries' Matt Davis to Visit The Originals in Season 4 Crossover -

The Vampire Diaries is leaving behind a parting gift for its spinoff, sent care of Alaric Saltzman. The eighth episode of The Originals ' upcoming fourth season — which premieres Friday, March 17 at 8/7c on The CW — will feature an appearance by Matt Davis, TVLine has learned exclusively. Alaric, whose twin daughters are currently caught in a siren’s crosshairs, pops up in order to deliver a priceless artifact to Elijah. Read the full article at .

The Originals Adds Teen Wolf Alum as [Spoiler]'s Season 4 Love Interest

Keahu Kahuanui is once again finding himself in the company of werewolves with a few vampires and hybrids added in for good measure. The Teen Wolf alum willrecurin the upcoming fourth season of The Originalsas Joshs new boyfriend Eddie, TVLine has learned exclusively. Despite being very much aware of the supernatural world around him, []

The Originals at Comic-Con: Joseph Morgan Talks Klaus’ Connection to Hope, Teases Season 4

Although The Originals Season 4 won’t kick off until midseason on The CW, the cast and producers of the vampire drama were still able to tease a lot about what is planned for the upcoming season of the show at San Diego Comic-Con. One of the cast members that we were able to speak with was none other than Klaus Mikaelson himself, Joseph Morgan, who took some time during our interview to not only reflect on the journey that Klaus has gone on throughout the past three seasons but also preview what we can expect from him once Season 4 begins. READ MORE...

The Originals Season 4: Meet the Actress Playing Grown-Up Hope

Dont blame Klaus if he doesnt recognize his daughter when The Originals returns in 2017. As revealed as San Diego Comic-Con, there will be a five-year time jump between the CW dramas third and fourth seasons and now, TVLine can exclusively introduce you to the actress playing grown-up Hope: Summer Fontana. Fontana, whose credits []

The Originals Mega Buzz: A New Big Bad Is Coming For Klaus

  Leave it to Klaus Mikaelson ( Joseph Morgan ) to bring enemies to New Orleans even when he's in a pain-induced coma. We are still months away from The Originals returning, but has learned that a sadistic vampire is heading to the Big Easy to settle a "centuries-old grudge" against Klaus. ...  Read More...   ...