The Vampire Diaries is a supernatural series that was aired on The CW, and then later, it was released on Netflix. The series completed eight seasons, and fans wonder whether there will be Vampire Diaries Season 9? Will it ever happen? Get all your answers right here.
Will There Be Vampire Diaries Season 9?
Kevin Williamson and Julie Plec develop the Vampire Diaries. The series was initially adapted from the popular book series of the same name written by L. J. Smith. The CW announced that the eighth season would be the last one in Vampire Diaries series.
However, this show’s fans expected season 9, and it’s been years that the series was ended. Hopefully, the fans look forward to season 9 and still wonder: Will there be Vampire Diaries Season 9? In a recent interview, all the rumors were cleared.
Ian Somerhalder, who played Damon Salvatore’s character in all eight seasons, has cleared everything about season 9 in a February 2021 interview with Andy Cohen.
Look what the actor had said when he was asked about the fan’s theory that Vampire Diaries will come back with season 9:
“Not heard anything about a season 9. I mean, like, what would happen? Stefan and Damon are, you know – Damon has like gray hair, and they’re, they have canes, and they will be like, ‘Oh, I got, gotta feed the baby.’ Do you know what I mean? No.”
He also said, “Listen, it ran a great course, and now it’s still living. That’s what’s so amazing. It’s still living.”
So, from Ian Somerhalder’s words, it is clear that Vampire Diaries Season 9 will not happen, and the show has ended for good.
The Vampire Diaries – 8 Seasons & 2 Spin-offs
The Vampire Diaries show ran for eight seasons, with Ian Somerhalder, Nina Dobrev, and Paul Wesley in the leading roles. The series was premiered on The CW, and a total of 171 episodes were aired over eight seasons. The series was started on 10th September 2009 and concluded on 10th March 2017.
The Vampire Diaries also has two spin-offs: The Originals and Legacies. The Originals was all about the vampire-werewolf hybrid Klaus Mikaelson and his family. Whereas, Legacies takes you two years after The Originals’ events, where 17-year-old Hope attends the Salvatore School.