When Elijah focuses his attention on restoring their home to its former glory, Klaus accuses him of doing it only to impress Hayley. And though you celebrate having won the battle, have you really prepared for the war? The first season premiered with a special preview on October 3, 2013, following the season premiere of its parent series, before premiering in its regular time slot on October 8, 2013. After reliving memories of being the odd man out, Kaleb recurring guest star Daniel Sharman opens up to Davina about his resentment toward his siblings and sheds some light on a spell he created in 1914. Klaus along with Elijah, Hayley and Marcel, take down the Guerrera family, while Marcel is trying to build a new vampire army. With 's life on the line, puts his bargaining skills to the test when he turns to , who may have some knowledge that could help them. Finn continues his quest to find out what Klaus is hiding by using Marcel and Davina sets off to save him. After a series of strange visions, Rebekah recurring guest star Maisie Richardson-Sellers begins to realize the body she inhabits is attempting to regain control.
The , which aired on April 25, 2013, also revealed that the werewolf Hayley is pregnant with Klaus's child. Despite her unwavering love for her family, she desires to find love and start a family of her own, which is complicated by her family name and vampire status. Lastly, Cami makes a startling revelation involving baby Hope. Also every character will not appear in every single arc. As the Original vampire-werewolf hybrid Klaus Mikaelson Joseph Morgan returned to the vibrant, supernaturally charged city of New Orleans, he and his siblings found themselves caught in a bloody war between vampires and witches, unaware that a ruthless pack of wolves was already lurking in the city, waiting to stage a violent coup. The Originals is a well performed, supernatural program! In an attempt to bring the warring factions of the city together, the Mikaelsons throw an extravagant party, where Klaus offers Jackson a tempting deal, Elijah and Hayley share a dance, and a violent fight comes to a surprising end.
Some are just steeper than others. Meanwhile, when Hayley realizes their chances of outrunning Dahlia are slim, she devises a risky plan and enlists Aiden's recurring guest star Colin Woodell help. Still under Davina's control, Mikael recurring guest star Sebastian Roché grows impatient while she attempts to uncover a spell that would protect those closest to her. Klaus takes Cami to the safe house, then confronts Kol about Rebekah's whereabouts. She is initially reluctant to be involved with the Mikaelsons, but is eventually accepted into the family and accepts them in return. Secondly, why did Elijah act noble until the end of season 1 and into season 2, when he became arrogant and rude? Recurring guest star Alice Evans The Vampire Diaries guest stars in flashbacks to the Mikaelsons' childhood. After finding out the truth about Freya's past, Danielle confronts Esther.
He was way too powerful to let live. Monique and Genevieve disagree over what the ancestors want from them, and Genevieve reveals her plan to build the witches' power. With the help of Marcel and Gia, Hayley is determined to find Elijah, who has gone missing but is torn when she discovers that Klaus is also in trouble. In the war against Dahlia, secret alliances are made, such as Mikael and Klaus, deep betrayals occur that pit our heroes against each other, and tragic deaths and tragedies haunt our heroes before and after they win the war by killing Dahlia. Amidst the news that Klaus is on the loose, , and move forward with their plan to lure to the compound and take her down once and for all. Brody reminiscences about his younger sister and Serena continues her job as the Grim Reaper but is having difficulty with what she has to do.
Elsewhere, Esther makes an unlikely alliance that could prove dangerous for Klaus, and Hayley makes a decision that could change her relationship with Elijah forever. While Elijah finds himself reluctantly teaming up with Gia recurring guest star Nishi Munshi — Pretty Little Liars , a newly turned vampire, Hayley is faced with an enticing proposition about her new status as a hybrid after a startling encounter with Esther. In present day, Kol wants Davina's help to get the object back. Elsewhere, their mother, Esther guest star Alice Evans , inhabiting the body of a teenage witch, is fueled by a consuming and twisted love for her children as she devises a disturbing plan to reunite her fractured family — a plan that involves untold torment not only for the Original siblings, but for any and all of their loved ones. Elijah struggles with the consequences of a recent fallout with Klaus. After a series of strange visions,Rebekah begins to realize the body she's inhabiting is attempting to regain control.
Meanwhile, Kaleb, who is harboring a devastating secret from Davina, seeks help from Rebekah when he realizes time is not on his side. Convinced that Vincent recurring guest star Yusuf Gatewood and Kaleb recurring guest star Daniel Sharman would be powerful allies in his fight to take down Esther, Klaus sets a plan in motion to turn his brothers against their mother. Meanwhile, Elijah and Leon grow concerned when Danielle has not yet returned to the safe house. Meanwhile, Hayley mourns the loss of her daughter and struggles to adapt to her new hybrid status; Marcel tries to rebuild his home; Cami seeks comfort in a surprising place; and Davina tries to use Mikael against Klaus, but gets sidetracked when she meets the mysterious, yet charming Kaleb, who holds a few secrets of his own. Finally, Esther reveals a shocking secret about Klaus' childhood and unveils her ultimate plan for her children.
Meanwhile, when Cami discovers that Esther's recurring guest star Sonja Sohn plan will put her life in danger, she demands answers from Vincent recurring guest star Yusuf Gatewood , who remains steadfast in his convictions. Elijah attempts to convince Klaus that they need to work together in their fight against Dahlia, but Klaus forges ahead with his own dangerous plan, leaving everyone concerned about his next steps. Lastly, a violent confrontation ensues when Klaus comes face to face with Mikael. Finally, Aiden recurring guest star Colin Woodell finds himself torn between his loyalty to Jackson and his secret alliance with Klaus. Sabine, also a witch, tells him that she tried to do magic, which has been banned in New Orleans by Marcel Gerard, whom he was shocked to see alive as he thought Marcel was dead. The main characters are adults, for the most part. Julie Plec, co-creator of The Vampire Diaries and creator of The Originals, wrote the script and is credited with creating the series.
Elsewhere, convinces Finn to bring her to Mikael, the father she hasn't seen in over a thousand years. His father helps him with finding cure for his brother and also tells his son he knows that Hope is still alive so Klaus kills him to protect her. With time running out, Klaus' ultimate plan to protect baby Hope at all costs continues to take shape. Lastly, in a surprising turn of events, Klaus comes face-to-face with his true father who came back from the dead. After Cami inadvertently lets Klaus in on Davina's whereabouts, she tags along in an attempt to truly understand the deeply rooted hatred he has for his parents. Meanwhile, grows concerned when fails to show up at the safe house, prompting Klaus to confront for answers.
Christabella teams up with the wolves whom are plotting against Klaus. Lastly, Elijah is caught and kidnapped by Esther. They arrive at a house which used to belong to the Mayor. Also with Dahlia's appearance, the Original Family finds even more secrets, danger and heartbreak. Klaus has an unfriendly reunion with Azazel and Kaharis when they appear to him and learns of Vanessa's connection between the two. Hayley decides to get rid of the baby, but is attacked by Marcel's vampires.