The Vampire Diaries

The Vampire Diaries

2009-2012TV-144 Seasons

Average of 3,121,307 ratings:

4.2 stars

Trapped in adolescent bodies, feuding vampire brothers Stefan and Damon vie for the affection of captivating teenager Elena.



Summary (2009)

In a Virginia town hiding secrets, two vampire brothers -- good Stefan and the evil Damon -- compete for the love of 17-year-old Elena Gilbert.

  • 1Pilot

    Season 1 : Episode 1 42 minutes


    Reeling from the death of her parents, 17-year-old Elena becomes interested in a handsome new student named Stefan, who's hiding a dark secret.

  • 2The Night of the Comet

    Season 1 : Episode 2 42 minutes

    The Night of the Comet

    Elena goes to the Salvatore house to talk to Stefan but finds Damon there instead. Damon reveals surprising information about Stefan's past.

  • 3Friday Night Bites

    Season 1 : Episode 3 42 minutes

    Friday Night Bites

    Elena invites Stefan and Bonnie to dinner, hoping the two will bond, but the evening is disrupted by the unexpected arrival of Damon and Caroline.

  • 4Family Ties

    Season 1 : Episode 4 42 minutes

    Family Ties

    Stefan escorts Elena to the town's Founder's Party. Damon tells Elena a story about the Salvatores, leaving her with questions Stefan won't answer.

  • 5You're Undead to Me

    Season 1 : Episode 5 41 minutes

    You're Undead to Me

    Stefan is hopeful about his plan to get rid of Damon and decides to reveal parts of his past to Elena. Bonnie seeks advice from her grandmother.

  • 6Lost Girls

    Season 1 : Episode 6 42 minutes

    Lost Girls

    Stefan reveals to Elena the Salvatore family history and how his rivalry with Damon began. In the present, Damon takes control of Vicki's future.

  • 7Haunted

    Season 1 : Episode 7 41 minutes


    Bonnie's abilities surprise Damon. Elena asks Jeremy not to see Vicki. Matt takes Vicki to a haunted house, but the night takes a terrifying turn.

  • 8162 Candles

    Season 1 : Episode 8 42 minutes

    162 Candles

    Stefan gets a surprise birthday visit from old friend Lexi. Caroline tries to get Damon's medallion back from Bonnie.

  • 9History Repeating

    Season 1 : Episode 9 42 minutes

    History Repeating

    Jeremy gets a break from the mysterious new history teacher, Alaric Saltzman. Damon tells Stefan the stunning reason he returned to Mystic Falls.

  • 10The Turning Point

    Season 1 : Episode 10 39 minutes

    The Turning Point

    When Sheriff Forbes tells Damon about another attack, he offers to track down the killer, learning startling information about the town's founders.

  • 11Bloodlines

    Season 1 : Episode 11 42 minutes


    Damon goes to Georgia to surprise an old flame, Bree, and enlist her help. Meanwhile, Stefan uncovers a startling clue to the past.

  • 12Unpleasantville

    Season 1 : Episode 12 41 minutes


    Ben of the Mystic Grill comes to Bonnie's aid. Damon and Stefan take Elena to a school dance with a 1950s theme. Alaric introduces himself to Damon.

  • 13Children of the Damned

    Season 1 : Episode 13 42 minutes

    Children of the Damned

    More Salvatore family secrets are revealed by Damon and Stefan's father, Giuseppe. Bonnie's date with Ben takes a bad turn.

  • 14Fool Me Once

    Season 1 : Episode 14 41 minutes

    Fool Me Once

    Jeremy asks Anna to a party in the woods. Stefan, Damon and Elena work with Bonnie and Grams to open the tomb and are shocked by what they find.

  • 15A Few Good Men

    Season 1 : Episode 15 42 minutes

    A Few Good Men

    Damon is asked by Sheriff Forbes to be part of a fundraising bachelor auction.

  • 16There Goes the Neighborhood

    Season 1 : Episode 16 41 minutes

    There Goes the Neighborhood

    Anna brings a surprising guest to pay a visit to Damon. Elena and Stefan go on an awkward double date with Caroline and Matt.

  • 17Let the Right One In

    Season 1 : Episode 17 42 minutes

    Let the Right One In

    Stefan is forced into a frightening decision. Matt is hopeful his mom will stay. After Caroline's car breaks down, she makes a shocking discovery.

  • 18Under Control

    Season 1 : Episode 18 42 minutes

    Under Control

    Stefan displays a rare party attitude. Damon's attempt to find out why Elena's uncle, John Gilbert, has returned to town takes an ugly turn.

  • 19Miss Mystic Falls

    Season 1 : Episode 19 42 minutes

    Miss Mystic Falls

    Elena and Caroline compete in a beauty pageant. Spencer Locke appears as one of the contestants. John Gilbert tries to scare Damon.

  • 20Blood Brothers

    Season 1 : Episode 20 42 minutes

    Blood Brothers

    Elena learns what happened when Damon and Stefan were turned. Pearl has an ugly confrontation with John Gilbert. Jeremy and Anna get closer.

  • 21Isobel

    Season 1 : Episode 21 42 minutes


    Isobel returns to town and stuns Alaric with her attitude and her demands that he arrange a meeting with Elena.

  • 22Founder's Day

    Season 1 : Episode 22 41 minutes

    Founder's Day

    Damon and Alaric try to stop John Gilbert from setting a plan in motion to bring Founder's Day to an end amid chaos, destruction and death.



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Kevin Williamson
Julie Plec
Nina Dobrev
Paul Wesley
Ian Somerhalder
Steven R. McQueen
Sara Canning
Kat Graham
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