7 Things That Were Changed In The TV Show From The TVD Book Series

Welcome back to Humor Nation. The Vampire Diaries became extremely popular when it debuted on the television. The show is based on the books of the same name. But when the book was adapted for a TV show, several changes were made to the LJ Smith’s books by the creators of the show. TVD series has been written by Kevin Williamson and Julie Plec and even though many characters from the books made their debut on the TV adaptation, there were some big changes that altered the overall story of the show. TVD show has much difference which sets it apart from the TVD books, but it still manages to tell an equally compelling, but different story.

So Let’s Take A Look At 7 Things That Were Changed In The TV Show From The TVD Book Series

7. One of the highlights of Stefan is his compassionate and kind nature. For this reason, he refused to drink human blood and take any human lives except for the times when he was ripper. In the books, he shares the blood of Elena in an intimate way. This feeding is quite different from the normal one. He has fed on Elena on the show, but only for a couple of times.

6. You know TVD is one big love triangle between Damon, Elena, and Stefan. In the show, we see Elena ends up marrying Damon and even ends up in afterlife with him. But in the novels, she chooses Stefan as her soulmate and ends up with him forever.

5. The character of Elena Gilbert has been played brilliantly by Nina Dobrev. While Nina’s Elena has olive skin and brown skin, the Elena in the book is completely opposite to her TV show counterpart. Elena in the books has blue eyes with blonde and fair appearance. Also the personality of Elena in the books is far different from her TV counterpart. She was portrayed as selfish, shallow, and acting mean. but her TV part was more relatable and sympathetic, displaying compassion for her friends.

5 Things That Were Changed In The TV Show From The TVD Book Series

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4. One of the most iconic characters in TVD is the vampire Katherine Pierce. She is the sire of Damon and Stefan Salvatore and also their love interest. In the books we learn that Elena and Katherine are actually half sisters who came from the same mother. But in the TV show, we learn that Elena is a descendant of Katherine Pierce. The sister angle surely is intriguing.

5 Things That Were Changed In The TV Show From The TVD Book Series


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