The vampire diaries tv series 20092017 the vampire. The awakening the vampire diaries novels wiki fandom. The book was published in multiple languages including english, consists of 272 pages and is available in paperback format. Main characters elena is the novel series heroine and protagonist opposite stefan, and the female lead character except dark.
Alex and liv gilbert, cristian hunter, eliza forbes, kacie lockwood tvdlover97. Elena gilbert is the central character, the heroine and the protagonist of the vampire diaries. All rights go to the creators of the vampire diaries and the cw, except for the fanfiction characters and plots. How well do you know the characters on the vampire diaries. The series was originally planned to be a trilogy, but pressure from the published would force smith to write the fourth novel, dark reunion, published in 92. All of the characters in the vampire diaries were altered in the adaptation from book series to the television show. The television show premiered in 2009 and stars nina dobrev, paul wesley and ian somerhalder. I read each book in a day, the awakening and then the struggle. Even though the cast of the vampire diaries series is great but it is very different from the description of the characters of the book sooo here is. This character page is only about the the vampire diaries books. Stephen perfectly reflects his good mood through his face. Elena gilbert novel the vampire diaries wiki fandom.
These series make you feel more connection to the reality than twilight. The characters are human, vampire, witches, and other creatures. Free download or read online the struggle pdf epub the vampire diaries series book. Differences between the vampire diaries book vs tv show page 2. Now there is a spinoff called the originals, that goes into depth about the original vampire family from the vampire diaries. Although the characters on the vampire diaries were constantly fighting and trying to kill one another, at the end of the day they were a very dysfunctional family that. Her soulmate and true love is centuries old vampire, stefan salvatore. The story centers on elena gilbert, a young high school girl who finds her heart eventually torn between two vampire brothers, stefan and damon salvatore. The vampire diaries is a young adult vampire, romance and horror series of novels created and written by l.
Elena is the soulmate and former girlfriend of stefan salvatore, the current girlfriend and object of obsession of damon salvatore, the best friend of bonnie mccullough and meredith sulez, the former best friend and recentlyturnedrival of caroline forbes, the first love, childhood. However, the character of alaric saltzman retained some of his original traits, including his profession as a history teacher at elenas high school. There are several points of view used throughout the awakening and the struggle of the vampire diaries. J smith, and throughout the series introduces a number of different supernatural characters.
The character has the same name in both the book and the tv show. The vampire diaries novel series, the originals novel series and stefans diaries. Saltzman caroline forbes novel bonnie mccullough elena gilbert novel. The show aired for 8 seasons on cw and was a great success. Enter a world of vampires, werewolves, witches, hunters, and angels. Damon salvatore damon salvatore is a fictional character in the vampire diaries novel series. I like the different characters and the storylines.
Oct 03, 2017 i like them, although a lot of people dont for many reasons. The vampire diaries is a young adult vampire horror series of novels created by l. Elena gilbert is the central character, the heroine and the protagonist of the vampire diaries novel series. And while the characters committed wholeheartedly to those couplings, the length of time they stayed together was highly variable. Now the reason the book is called the return is because l. Main characters the originals family members characters introduced in season 1 characters introduced in season 2 characters introduced in season 3 characters introduced in season 4. There are instances when the story may focus on minor individuals in the story but the primary characters are elena gilbert, damon and stefan salvatore. Stefan and damon, two vampire brothers, compete for the love of elena gilbert, a beautiful. Smiths new york times bestselling vampire diaries series, the basis of the hit cw tv show starring nina dobrev, paul wesley, and ian somerhalder. Elena gilbert is played by nina dobrev in the vampire diaries. Lets look at what happened to the characters of the show after the main show finished. The female characters are not strong, independent, or otherwise positive characters. Sep 04, 2018 ill start by saying that the books are nothing like the tv show, nearly everything is different, the only real crossover is the main characters first names.
Some of the characters appeared in the spinoff series, the originals. This category includes all characters that have appeared in the vampire diaries, the originals and legacies. Vampire diaries books 1 to 6 4 books collection set pack tv tie edition the awakening. The book was published in multiple languages including english, consists of 3 pages and is available in mass market paperback format. The vampire diaries is now a hit television series on the cw the story centers on elena gilbert, a young, beautiful high school girl who finds herself eventually torn between two italian brothers, stefan and damon salvatore, who are centuries old vampires. The return series began in 2009 with nightfall and ended in 2010 with midnight. Free download or read online the vampire diaries, volumes 14 pdf epub book. This study guide consists of approximately 41 pages of chapter summaries, quotes, character analysis, themes, and more everything you need to sharpen your knowledge of the vampire diaries. Smiths new york times bestselling vampire diaries series elena gilbert is back from the dark dimension, having successfully freed her vampire boyfriend stefan salvatore from imprisonment. The vampire diaries has a set of nine characters mainly based on the novel series. The vampire diaries is a young adult vampire horror series of novels created by alloy entertainment book packager. Elena seemed to fall in love fast but you do that in real life.
Though each character evolved across the vampire diaries 8 seasons, the majority of the cast were tasked with bringing to life just one role. Whats the difference between the vampire diaries the book and the vampire diaries the tv show. How does the vampire diaries tv series compare to the books. Smith being fired from completing the book series that inspired what we have. Elena gilbert nina dobrev katherine pierce nina dobrev stefan salvatore paul wesley damon salvatore ian somerholder. The vampire diaries the story of two vampire brothers obsessed with the same girl, who bears a striking resemblance to the beautiful but ruthless vampire they knew and loved in 1864. Lgbt characters in the vampire diaries and the originals. Characters main characters allies enemies minor characters other charactersplacesthings recent storylines past storylines the. Her character has long brown hair and olive skin, though elena in the books is. Smiths novels were first published in 1991 and they continued to grow from there. I decided to order this book since i started watched the vampire diaries on the cw. Now this show is my favorite show, so dont think that i hate it or anything.
Claire holt rebecca, rebekah, vampire 23 episodes 201120 marguerite macintyre sheriff forbes, sheriff lockwood 17 episodes 20092015 penelope mitchell liv 16 episodes 20142015. This detailed literature summary also contains topics for discussion on the vampire diaries. The show had a total of eight seasons that were jam packed with drama, death and love. Best vampire diaries characters the top ten best vampire diaries characters. I like how stefan is written in the book more than the show. Which characters from the novels that inspired the hit cw tv show the vampire diaries can you name. Best vampire diaries characters top ten list thetoptens. Differences between the vampire diaries book vs tv show.
The united states is the original publication place of the book. Creatures of unspeakable horror lurk beneath this town as a teenage girl is suddenly torn between two vampire brothers. Elena gilbert is a popular high school golden girl who is used to getting what she wants. Alex gilbert, kacie lockwood, eliza forbes, liv gilbert, cristian hunter, rosalita, tory donovan, lindsey davis, luke thompson, ryan thompson tvdlover97. In the final book of the vampire diaries novel series, destiny rising, elena chooses stefan over damon as her one and final choice to be her eternal partner and mate. The author of the vampire diaries has been fired from her. Smith never intended to write more books in the vampire diaries series. Characters elena gilbert stefan salvatore damon salvatore.
The story of two vampire brothers obsessed with the same girl, who bears a striking resemblance to the beautiful but ruthless vampire they knew and loved in 1864. Thanks to smiths work, the series became a bestseller and has. Elena gilbert is the most beautiful and popular girl in all of robert e. Smith name, the vampire diaries has five series containing the following.
President of the cw, mark pedowitz, said in an interview at the summer tcas that the vampire diaries didnt receive an extra episode order for the second season at the request of kevin williamson. The main characters of this young adult, paranormal story are elena gilbert, stefan. The series is set in the fictional town of mystic falls, virginia. Vampire diaries is an american supernatural teen drama tv series based on the popular book series of the same name by l. The series villain turns into an antihero in his own spinoff. Elena gilbert is a high school golden girl, used to getting what she wants. Totally cool baby names from the vampire diaries sheknows. Sep 23, 2010 the vampire diaries is a huge hit tv show based on books that are just as popular. Most of the characters are teenagers, but there are a couple of adult roles. Andrew chambliss, andrew kreisberg, barbie kligman, brett conrad, brian young, bryan m. These are the characters and species that appear in the books. But in vampire diaries, you can feel the hot impression of the characters, hot color of each frame of the movie. The awakening is the first book of the vampire diaries by l. When she meets handsome, haunted stefan salvatore, he struggles to.
The tv series has the same name and some of the characters names are the same as. Alaric saltzman damon salvatore stefan salvatore jenna sommers. Most of this week, fans of the vampire diaries have been in a tizzy about a rumor circulating about tvd author l. The vampire diaries began in 1991 with the novel the awakening. Find trivia, fanfiction blogs, funfacts, and the latest greatest vd books by l. The vampire diaries was a very popular show that ran on the cw network from 2009 to 2017. After centuries of quarreling, stefan and damon salvatore return to their original town of mystic fall virginia. Holdman, bryan oh, caroline dries, chad fiveash, elizabeth craft, gabrielle g. The sire of stefan and damon salvatore, katherine became a vampire over five. The vampire diaries novel series the vampire diaries. Unlike more recent depictions, these vampires have no remorse. The vampire diaries tv series 20092017 plot summary imdb.
The vampire diaries book comparison for tv series finale. I love the show, and from my experience the book is always better. Kevin williamson and julie plec adapted the tv series from l. The fury and dark reunion comes the vampire diaries book 5. While damon is more strong, impulsive, passionate and aggressive, stefan is more gentle, sensitive. Yet, each of the relationships on the vampire diaries wasnt equally successful. Plus, the consequences of some relationships reverberated years later, even if the couples themselves only lasted weeks. The vampire diaries main characters characters tv tropes.
Oct 19, 2017 book cast elena gilbert gabriella wilde stefan salvatore paul wesley damon salvatore ian somerhalder bonnie bennett katherine mcnamara caroline forbes emma stone meredith sulez camilla. Coming from a book series of the same name, the vampire diaries is a rousing supernatural drama that weaves the stories of vampires, werewolves, witches and warlocks together, and the story lines. The vampire diaries novel series the vampire diaries wiki. The vampire diaries is a supernatural tv show about a girl named elena and her relationship with the salvatore brothers two vampires who have been around for nearly a century and a half. Books vs show so this is basically just a rant about the differences between the books and the tv show. But i like some of the characters and storylines better in the books, and vice versa for the show. The first edition of the novel was published in 1991, and was written by l. Tyler tries to attack vikki in the woods at a party he was stopped by jeremy. The main characters of this paranormal, vampires story are.
The first vampire diaries book was published twenty years ago, so the relationship between author and publisher goes back some time. Characters that have appeared in only the vampire diaries be seen here, characters that have only appeared in the originals can be seen here and characters that have only appeared in legacies can be seen here. Elena gilbert nina dobrev katherine pierce nina dobrev stefan salvatore paul wesley damon salvatore ian somerholder bonnie. The vampire diaries book characters characters tv tropes. How does the vampire diaries tv series compare to the. Mar 10, 2017 eight years of doppelgangers and deaths are coming to an end with the twohour series finale of the vampire diaries tonight at 7 p. They soon find out meredith is a vampire hunter, in much later recent books. She is driven by a desire to be the best at everything, and takes an interest in a handsome new student named stefan salvatore, who repeatedly avoids her. After eight seasons, the vampire diaries wrapped up with one epic death and a whole lot of peace for most of its characters. Stefan eventually rescues elena from tyler smallwood.1263 122 1270 849 304 260 570 1381 469 1074 1007 638 402 1323 360 720 1080 1208 623 1016 398 336 117 100 857 637 192 1004 158