What CW Network show is taking a bite out of the “Twilight Saga?”
Based on the two volume series of novels written by L. J. Smith, “The Vampire Diaries” has given the vampire hungry audience and new and exciting twist to the characters of “Twilight.” Every Thursday night at 8pm ET, on the CW, “The Vampire Diaries” grabs your attention with its soaring action, love triangles, and ever growing cast of A+ character.
What makes “The Vampire Diaries” so good?
“The Vampire Diaries” isn’t your average vampire story plot. The show’s characters become real to the audience through their ability to show emotion between each other. These vampires can feel happiness, sadness, anger, hurt, love, and hate. Even though they are the undead, they are still afraid of dying and losing what means the most to them: Elaina.
Each episode leaves the viewer wanting more. This action packed power-house series draws you into the storyline. Forget Team Edward and Team Jacob,Stefan and Damon are both in love with Elaina and she is having mixed emotions about them both as well. This vampire love triangle leaves the viewer taking sides and rooting for Elaina to chose their favorite vampire bad boy.
What really makes “The Vampire Diaries” stand out above the rest is its range of characters. If you love all things mythical, then this series is for you. There are vampire hating witches that posses the power to bind, save, hurt, and kill all mythical creatures, even humans. Throw in a few vampire hungry werewolves every full moon that go out hunting for local vamps and you now have Mystic Falls, Virginia. Not to mention that the world’s oldest and strongest vampires, the Originals, are after Elaina as well.
This once sleepy town is running over with mythical creatures and danger around every corner. Each episode dives deeper into the mystery of Mystic Falls and why there are witches, vampires, and werewolves. Each episode shows the tension growing between the Salvatore brothers as they each fall more in love with Elaina. Elaina is faced with loving two vampires and possible hurting one or the other. Even with all the chaos that comes along with magic, folk lore, and urban legends that come true in this town, everyone’s main priority is to keep Mystic Falls safe from the evil that lures nearby.
“The Vampire Diaries” brings these characters to life. Every episode you watch you become more in touch with the cast and the plot. It doesn’t take long before you find yourself connecting to the emotions of the characters and feel the adrenaline rush through your veins as the action unfold on your TV screen. “The Vampire Diaries” is absolutely a series you shouldn’t miss. Tune in to the CW every Thursday night at 8 pm ET to catch your dose of vampire action.