ABOUT VAMPIRE DIARIES

The Vampire Diaries is an American supernatural teen drama television series produced by Kevin Williamson and Julie Plec, based on the famous book series of the same name written by L. J. Smith.

VAMPIRE DIARIES CAST

Nina Dobrev as Elena Gilbert – A modern orphan who befalls in love with vampire Stefan Salvatore and later his brother, Damon, forming a love triangle.

VAMPIRE DIARIES OVERVIEW

The series is produced in the fictional city of Mystic Falls, Virginia, a town filled with supernatural history since its establishment of transients from New England in the late 19th century.



PRODUCTION

Originally, Kevin Williamson had limited credit in producing the series, obtaining the premise too related to other vampire stories.

Critical reception

The Vampire Diaries originally got mixed reviews, which through the course of the show developed considerably. Metacritic gave the show a Metascore of 50 (out of 100) based on 22 critical reviews, symbolizing “mixed or average reviews” Entertainment Weekly gave the pilot a B+, saying that the show “signals a pleasant return to form for writer-producer Kevin Williamson.