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SyFy UK to air 'The Originals' this fall

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Many "The Vampire Diaries" fans were looking forward to the show's spin off, "The Originals" and were hoping that the show would be strong enough to garner additional episodes and hopefully gain a second season as well. Well, the show has done the first and we are wiating to hear about the second, but "The Originals" have made a strong impression across the ocean, so much so that SyFy UK has bought the rights and will begin to air this fall.

Adam Collings, Channel Director of Syfy UK said, “With such an established and successful heritage, and US network credentials, The Originals is our biggest acquisition since V in 2010″,“Its narrative is edgy and contemporary, and has something for fans of The Vampire Diaries and new viewers to the franchise, alike. We are hugely excited to be giving the world’s original vampires centre stage in our autumn line-up.”

Jeffrey Schlesinger, President of Warner Bros. Worldwide Television Distribution asl said ”Syfy is the perfect home for The Originals and we are certain not only will fans in the UK who have made The Vampire Diaries such an enormous hit embrace this new series, but new viewers will as well.”

"The Originals" tells the story of the Original vampires of when they came to America and saved New Orleans. Now, in 2013, Klaus, a hybrid, Rebekah and Elijah, vampires, come back to bring their family together and eventually take back New Orleans.

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