Welcome back to Humor Nation. The Originals and The Vampire Diaries are two shows that are compared a lot, and fans often argue as to which show is the better one. Both shows are set in the same universe and share certain same actors too. While TVD is based on the books that are adapted into a show by Julie Plec and Kevin Williamson. Whereas Originals is a TVD spin-off that features the Mikaelson Siblings (absent in books) and this show is created by Julie Plec. It all comes down to your personal choice, both are tremendous shows with amazing content. If you have a preference for mature and serious tone storylines then Originals is for you. But if you enjoy romance and love stories then TVD is the winner here.
So Take A Look At Interesting Facts About The Vampire Diaries And The Originals
- PAUL WESLEY & IAN SOMERHALDER – 321/321 EPISODES – THE VAMPIRE DIARIES
- JOSEPH MORGAN – 92/92 EPISODES – THE ORIGINALS
Did you know Paul Wesley and Ian Somerhalder are the only TVD actors to have a 100% appearance rate in the episodes. Both actors have appeared in a total number of 171 episodes, playing the roles of Stefan and Damon Salvatore. Whereas when it comes to the Originals, only one actor has a 100% appearance rate. It’s none other than Joseph Morgan who played the leading role of Klaus Mikaelson. Joseph has appeared in a total number of 92 episodes whereas second is Daniel Gillies with a 97.82% appearance rate, appearing in a total number of 90 out of 92 episodes.
- Nina Dobrev & Kat Graham – 20 Years Old – The Vampire Diaries
- Matt Davis – 31 Years Old – The Vampire Diaries
- Summer Fontana – 8 Years Old – The Originals
- Daniel Gillies – 37 Years Old – The Originals
While the majority of the cast comprises young adults who portrayed teenagers on the screen. While the roles of vampires are also played by younger actors such as Paul Wesley portrayed a 163-year-old vampire while he was in his mid-20s. When we talk about the TVD main cast, Nina Dobrev and Kat Graham are the youngest actors. They both were 20 years old when they were cast in the roles of Elena Gilbert and Bonnie Bennett. Whereas Ian was 30, Matt Davis was 31 when TVD started airing. In the case of the Originals main cast, Daniel Gillies was 37 years old when Originals started airing. Whereas Summer Fontana is the youngest main cast actress in Originals. She was 8 years old when she became a part of the show.