5. DAVINA CLAIRE (56 EPISODES)
One of the youngest characters on the show who is one of the powerful witches in TVD Universe. In Season 1, we learn that she is the secret weapon of Marcel Gerard. The witch coven tried to sacrifice her to the Ancestors, but Marcel rescued her. She develops a romantic relationship with Kol in Season 2 and would work to the extreme to bring him back to life in Season 3.
4. HAYLEY MARSHALL (84 EPISODES)
She was introduced in the Vampire Diaries, but it was the Originals where she became the badass heroine. She played a significant role in the events of the Originals storyline. We got to learn about her werewolf family history. Hayley became a protective mother who fought all sorts of threats for her family. She would also become the queen of the werewolf clan.
3. MARCEL GERARD (90 EPISODES)
Adopted by Klaus as a kid who gave him the name Marcellus and a family. He grew up in the shadow of the Klaus. After the Mikaelsons fled New Orleans, he became the new ruler of the city. He controlled the witches and ensured there is among the different communities of New Orleans.
2. ELIJAH MIKAELSON (90 EPISODES)
The noble Mikaelson who lived and died for his family. He stood by his brother’s side despite all their differences. If it weren’t for Elijah, the ‘hope’ of the Mikaelson family would have been lost forever. Elijah has a tough luck when it comes to the romantic relationships. The fans wanted to see him end with Hayley, but he became an instrument in the demise of the Hayley.
1. KLAUS MIKAELSON (92 EPISODES)
He is the main protagonist of the Originals and is also responsible for most of the villains. Klaus was a ruthless and power hungry vampire who after becoming a hybrid caused chaos and destruction. But after the arrival of Hope, he had a change of heart and he tried to do right by his loved ones.