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''The Vampire Diaries'' is an American fantasy-drama television series which was first broadcast on The CW from 2009 to 2017, airing 171 episodes over 8 seasons. Kevin Williamson and Julie Plec adapted the TV series from L.J. Smith's novel series of the same name. Some of the characters appeared in the spin-off series, ''The Originals''.
The series is set in the fictional town of Mystic Falls, Virginia. The main points of the show are a love triangle – involving Elena Gilbert/vampire/doppelganger and vampire brothers Stefan and Damon Salvatore – and the town's supernatural history, involving Elena's friends and relatives. Provided by Wikipedia