‘Vampire Diaries’: Another Original Bites the Dust

There’s always a twist on “The Vampire Diaries,” always an unexpected consequence. This week’s episode,”A View to a Kill,” broke with formula in that everything eventually went exactly as Elena planned.  That either means that the episode was unpredictable in its predictability or that Vampire Elena is the only character in Mystic Falls who knows […]

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‘Vampire Diaries’: Julie Plec On What’s Next for TV’s Most Original Characters

[iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/tv/The-Vampire-Diaries/104525/2194383637/Dangerous-Liaisons%3A-Producer-s-Commentary/embed 580 476] *Warning: this article contains spoilers for the “Vampire Diaries” episode “Dangerous Liaisons.”* The Originals’ black tie gala was the scariest dance since “Carrie.”  Esther (Alice Evans) has come back to life to kill all of her children because she believes they are abominations! Elena agreed to help her, donating her blood […]

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‘The Vampire Diaries’: Family Reunions

[iframe http://xfinitytv.comcast.net/tv/The-Vampire-Diaries/104525/2188529880/The-Vampire-Diaries—The-Ties-That-Bind-Producer-s-Preview/embed 580 476] Everyone reconnects with long  lost relatives in this week’s episode of  “Vampire Diaries,” “The Ties That Bind.” First, Bonnie asks, “Mother, may I borrow your magic so that I can open a locked coffin?” After determining that her mother, Abby, (Persia White) lives in driving distance, Bonnie (Kat Graham) and Elena […]

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