Category Archives: The Originals

Comic Con 2016: Warner Brothers announces their 21 (21!!) show panels

News has been slowly trickling out about what shows will be at Comic Con this year, and the biggest announcement so far has been the 21 shows that Warner Brothers is bringing along!  They are basically taking a rest on Saturday!  Check out the details!! WEDNESDAY, JULY 20 6:00–10:00 p.m. Comic-Con and Warner Bros. Television proudly continue our annual Preview Night tradition, with exclusive world premiere screenings of the pilot episodes of five of the most highly anticipated series of

Comic Con 2015: Previewing S3 of THE ORIGINALS

I had the chance to sit down with the cast and creative team behind The CW’s THE ORIGINALS (premiering tonight at 9/8c after the Dobrev-less VAMPIRE DIARIES) while we were down in San Diego for Comic Con 2015! Daniel Gillies, Charles Michael Davis, Yusuf Gatewood, Julie Plec, Michael Narducci, Leah Pipes, Phoebe Tonkin, and Danielle Campbell spilled the tea on what’s coming in S3 and why everyone should be tuning in.  Let us know what you think!

The CW renews 3 veteran series and 2 newbies for 2014-2015 season

In news everyone kind of expected, for at least 4 of these shows, The CW has officially picked up ARROW, THE ORIGINALS, REIGN, SUPERNATURAL, and THE VAMPIRE DIARIES for their 3rd, 2nd, 2nd, 10th, and 6th seasons, respectively. Worth noting, ARROW ranks as The CW’s most watched series, and TVD is the highest rated in the demos. There is lots of love for REIGN and THE ORIGINALS in my Twitterfeed, and I remain convinced that SUPERNATURAL will never, ever be

First Look: THE ORIGINALS on The CW

What is THE ORIGINALS? Family is power.  The Original Vampire family swore it to each other a thousand years ago.  They pledged to remain together, always and forever.  Now, centuries have passed and the bonds of family are broken.  Time, tragedy and hunger for power have torn the Original Family apart.  When Klaus Mikaelson, the original vampire-werewolf hybrid, receives a mysterious tip that a plot is brewing against him in the supernatural melting pot that is the French Quarter of

CW Renews HART OF DIXIE and BEAUTY AND THE BEAST while ordering THE ORIGINALS to series.

It’s a busy day for news around here, huh?  Today, THE CW announced a season 3 renewal for HART OF DIXIE, a season 2 renewal for BEAUTY AND THE BEAST, and their first official pilot pickup – no-brainer THE ORIGINALS (the VAMPIRE DIARIES spinoff starting pretty people in New Orleans).  That leaves two shows waiting their fate on the network – THE CARRIE DIARIES and NIKITA (with CULT pretty much a guaranteed goner) – and we likely won’t hear about