Reasons why The Originals show is so popular
The Originals is an American television series that aired on the CW on October 3, 2013 as a spin-off of The Vampire Diaries.
The Originals centers on the Mikaelson siblings mainly Niklaus, Elijah and Rebekah. The Mikaelson family are the first vampires to ever exist.
Here are the awesome things about the show:
1. New Orleans, the Crescent City.
The amazing city with its live music on the streets and parades, the open outdoor cafes, the festivals, exquisite shops, busiest bars, blooming culture, history, art and of course the yummy delicacies are a treat for the senses. The Bourbon Street and The French Quarter makes you dream of visiting. And Lafayette Cemetery, where witches practice magic, you would want to go there right away.
2. The character arc of Klaus.
Klaus is such a layered, broken and flawed character to watch, that anticipating the time for him to do the unexpected good acts keeps you hooked. His past is one which makes you love him more for the damaged villain he is at present. The plot of how he turns into an antihero and then a hero for his child is exciting.
His relationship with his little girl gets so overwhelming that you crave more of the father daughter scenes. He becomes the kind of father that he never had which is adoring to watch.
3. The miracle baby Hope Mikealson.
From the beginning till the end the story was mainly about protecting the hybrid Klaus and werewolf Haley’s daughter Hope. Her existence was a threat to the witches at the start itself because of a prophecy. Since Hope belonged to such a powerful family, her powers are difficult to comprehend too. Hope is the most interesting and mysterious character in the show.
4. The most loved legendary Mikaelson family.
Mikaelson family got everyone’s attention in The Vampire Diaries itself. Then when a show revolves around them you will not want to stop watching. And what makes them so exciting to watch is the normal dysfunctional family drama that takes place among them while they are the most feared, powerful and cursed creatures on the planet.
5. The powerful supernatural forces. Twisted intense plots.
The supernatural enemies trying to bring down the Mikaelson family or take the town, is so gory and extreme that you will love it! The war between the witches, the werewolves and the vampires get so dark that it becomes addictive.