The Originals Reviews & Ratings

Fridays, 9:00 PM ET on The CW

60 minutes

This Vampire Diaries spin-off series follows Klaus and the Original family to New Orleans where Klaus attempts to regain his place as King.
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Sep 13, 2014 4:54AM EDT
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Being a big TVD fan, this is a must watch, more vampires actually being vampires instead of pretending not to be.

Being a big TVD fan, this is a must watch, more vampires actually being vampires instead of pretending not to be.

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Oct 26, 2014 11:29AM EDT
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OMG what can i say.. The guys in this tv show are to-die-for they are sexy and mysterious. I only started watching this because of TVD but honestly this tv show is as good or even better as Vampire Diaries.. totally track it!!!

OMG what can i say.. The guys in this tv show are to-die-for they are sexy and mysterious. I only started watching this because of TVD but honestly this tv show is as good or even better as Vampire Diaries.. totally track it!!!

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Feb 2, 2015 10:57AM EST
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Simply love this spin-off, you can connect to all the characters even though Phoebe Tonkin performance its really weak

Simply love this spin-off, you can connect to all the characters even though Phoebe Tonkin performance its really weak

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Sep 13, 2014 1:14PM EDT
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did not think i was the Vampire type but this is awesome

did not think i was the Vampire type but this is awesome

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Aug 5, 2014 10:39PM EDT
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A lot of spinoffs are never as good as their parent series, but I can say with no hesitation that this one is an exception. The Originals stands on its own without needing to rely on The Vampire Diaries to make it more intriguing. Sure, four of the main characters had already found a home in the stories that deal with the Mystic Falls gang, but The Originals is its own show, with its own backdrop in New Orleans, with the original family of vampires stepping back up to bat against a former friend turned enemy. There hasn't been an episode I've disliked. The writing is strong, the character development for the original vamps is there, and Klaus is more villainous than ever - only now he's got a contender for that throne. That competition alone makes it well worth the watch, but it's a must for any diehard fan of TVD.

A lot of spinoffs are never as good as their parent series, but I can say with no hesitation that this one is an exception. The Originals stands on its own without needing to rely on The Vampire Diaries to make it more intriguing. Sure, four of the main characters had already found a home in the stories that deal with the Mystic Falls gang, but The Originals is its own show, with its own backdrop in New Orleans, with the original family of vampires stepping back up to bat against a former friend turned enemy. There hasn't been an episode I've disliked. The writing is strong, the character development for the original vamps is there, and Klaus is more villainous than ever - only now he's got a contender for that throne. That competition alone makes it well worth the watch, but it's a must for any diehard fan of TVD.

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by limaya
Aug 29, 2015 11:28AM EDT
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The show is so good. First of all it's different from TVD.
And we get to see the story from Klaus point of view.
Then the witches are more powerful (it's like they are limited in TVD). The show is a battle of species (witches vs vampire vs werewolves vs human. really addictive!!!

The show is so good. First of all it's different from TVD.
And we get to see the story from Klaus point of view.
Then the witches are more powerful (it's like they are limited in TVD). The show is a battle of species (witches vs vampire vs werewolves vs human. really addictive!!!

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Apr 15, 2015 1:16PM EDT
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Niklaus Mikaelson....... enough said ♥♥♥♥♥

Niklaus Mikaelson....... enough said ♥♥♥♥♥

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Apr 9, 2015 2:58AM EDT
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This show is so much better than The Vampire Diaries right now. Every Character has it's own personality and stands on itself. No one is fading into the background like what is happening in TVD. Awesome show to watch!

This show is so much better than The Vampire Diaries right now. Every Character has it's own personality and stands on itself. No one is fading into the background like what is happening in TVD. Awesome show to watch!

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Jan 25, 2015 5:12PM EST
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Not bad, liked the first season more do :-)

Not bad, liked the first season more do :-)

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Dec 29, 2014 6:16AM EST
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Even the ways of Nick is brutal, he always gets the result and put his family first for both love and pain.

Even the ways of Nick is brutal, he always gets the result and put his family first for both love and pain.