“The Originals: The Complete Series”

Passion and Suspense

Amos Lassen

“Conflicted immortal siblings Elijah, Rebekah and Nicklaus Mikaelson built and ruled New Orleans French Quarter only to be exiled a century ago. When they return to reclaim their beloved city, they ignite a long-smoldering power struggle as well as revenge and primal desire. This amazing box-set containing The Complete Series includes all five compelling seasons of supernatural passion and suspense!”

“The Originals” centers around three of the Mikaelson siblings: Klaus (Joseph Morgan), Elijah (Daniel Gillies), and Rebekah (Clare Holt). The Mikaelson family is called “the Originals” as they are the first vampires to ever exist. Niklaus “Klaus” Mikaelson is a descendant of a witch and a werewolf and is on a quest to unleash his hybrid nature. also The werewolf Hayley is pregnant with Klaus’s child. The series begins with the Original siblings returning New Orleans for the first time since 1919, where Hayley has also settled. Having originally built the city, they had been forced to abandon it when fleeing from their vengeful father. In their absence, Klaus’s protégé, Marcel (Charles Michael Davis) took charge of the city. Klaus resolves that they must take down Marcel and get back the city that once belonged to them. While doing that they must also protect their city from a war that has been in the offing between vampires, werewolves, and witches. Over time, new and old friendships are formed, love is in the air, death surrounds them, and the Originals learn more about their own family past. The first season tells that Klaus’s mystical child is going to be born and speaks of the threats that the Originals together must keep her safe from. The second season is about the return of Klaus and his siblings’ parents, and the arrival of an aunt who threatens the baby’s life. The third season shows the Mikaelsons facing both a prophecy that speaks of their downfall, and the first-sired vampires who have wanted revenge for a millennium. The fourth season jumps ahead five years, with the Mikaelsons returning to New Orleans and having to face a reawakened ancient menace that is determined to destroy anything in its path. The fifth and final season of the series takes place seven years after the fourth season, with Hope now being a teenager at a school for supernatural children, the Salvatore Boarding School for the Young and Gifted.



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