Based on the book series of the same name by L. J. Smith, The Vampire Diaries follows the events in the town of Mystic Falls, Virginia, a fictional small town haunted by supernatural beings. The main focus of the series is the love triangle between the female protagonist Elena Gilbert (played by Nina Dobrev) and Stefan (played by Paul Wesley) and Damon Salvatore (played by Ian Somerhalder) with dark pasts. The series premiered on The CW Television Network on September 10, 2009. The show currently airs on the CW, Thursdays at 8/7c.
Opened October 2, 2009