The Originals

The Vampire Diaries and The Originals Stars at PaleyFest — SEE PHOTOS HERE!

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“The Vampire Diaries” and “The Originals” were the latest shows to get the spotlight at PaleyFest.

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The Originals Picked Up: The Vampire Diaries Spinoff Officially Becoming Series

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Get ready for “The Originals.”

“The Vampire Diaries” spinoff is officially happening.

On Friday, one day after the backdoor pilot episode aired, the CW announced that it is picking up the series for next season.

WATCH: The Vampire Diaries Spinoff The Originals Promo Trailer



The proposed “Vampire Diaries” spinoff, “The Originals,” will air next Thursday as a backdoor pilot, and Gossip Cop has your first look at the special episode.

The episode will tie into a regular episode of “The Vampire Diaries,” while showing the backstory for the potential new series, which the CW is considering airing this fall.

Watch the extended promo here!

“The Vampire Diaries” Spinoff “The Originals” In The Works


“The Originals,” a potential spinoff series from “The Vampire Diaries,” will be introduced via an upcoming episode of the hugely popular drama.

The “backdoor pilot” for the possible new show is scheduled to air on April 25.

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