A little bit of entertainment is necessary for our lives. TV shows are a good form of entertainment in our life. Many TV series have come and gone over the years, but only a few series have won people’s hearts. Some TV series have got got global acclamation.

One such popular and globally acclaimed series is Vampire Diaries. Vampire Diaries has 8 seasons in total, and there are speculations and news that the vampire diaries season 9 will also be coming soon.

About the Vampire Diaries

Based on the Vampire Diaries book series by L.J. Smith, The Vampire Diaries is a popular supernatural drama series. Kevin Williamson and Julie Plec developed the series. The series got premiered on The CW on September 10th, 2009 and the final episode and got aired on March 10th 2017. However, there are speculations the vampire diaries season 9 is going to come very soon.

The series’s main characters are Elena Gilbert, Stefan Salvatore, Damon Salvatore, Nina Dobrev, Paul Wesley, and Ian Somerhalder.

Vampire Diaries Storyline

The series is about supernatural beings and forces such as vampires. The story is set in a fictional town called Mystic Falls. There is a love triangle in the story among Elena Gilbert (Nina Dobrev), a teenage girl, Stefan Salvatore (Paul Wesley), a 162-year-old vampire, and Damon Salvatore (Ian Somerhalder), who is the mysterious older brother of Stefan.

Elena falls in love with Stefan, but their relationship starts getting complicated when Damon arrives searching for his past love Katherine Pierce (Nina Dobrev), who looks exactly like Elena. Since Elena resembles Katherine, Damon also falls in love with her; thus, a love triangle is formed. Both the brothers protect and save Elena from Katherine, villains, and threats that fall upon her and the town.

A political organization called “Founders’ Council” guards the town against supernatural forces and beings such as vampires, ghosts, werewolves, witches, and hybrids. Besides, the Salvatore brothers’ history and past are also included.

Other supporting characters are Jeremy Gilbert (Steven R. McQueen) as Elena’s younger brother, Jenna Sommers (Sara Canning) as Elena’s Aunt, Bonnie Bennett (Kat Graham) and Caroline Forbes (Candice King) as Elena’s best friends, and Alaric Saltzman (Matthew Davis) the history teacher/ vampire hunter, and some other characters are also there. Fans assume that the same actors will play the characters in vampire diaries season 9.

How many seasons do the Vampire Diaries have?

The Vampire Diaries series is divided into 8 seasons. The first season aired in March 2009, and the last season ended in September 2017. There are speculations and rumours among the fans and the internet that the vampire diaries season9 will also be released soon.

Vampire Diaries Season 9 release date

According to the sources, vampire diaries season9 was expected to release in March 2021. But there is no clear statement given by any of the vampire diaries cast or crew members. It is not even clear whether the vampire diaries season 9 will ever come back because the last season of vampire diaries aired back in 2017, and such thing as the release of the next season after a long gap of four years is rare phenomenon among TV series.

Besides, the lead actors Nina and Ian also have given statements that they no longer want to play their characters, and it is likely that even if the vampire diaries season9 is set to release someday, there can be a completely new cast.

However, fans are still hoping that the vampire diaries season9 will air by late 2021. Hence, it is still not clear whether vampire diaries season9 will air or not.

Vampire diaries season 9: The Spinoff.

The American fantasy drama “Legacies” by Julie Plec, the maker of the Vampire Diaries series, is the spinoff of the vampire diaries season9. Legacies also premiered on The CW like the vampire diaries. It was premiered on October 25th, 2018.

“Legacies” is like a sequel to the vampire diaries series because the story is linked with the vampire diaries series. The home of Damon and Stefan Salvatore in the vampire diaries has turned into Salvatore Boarding School in Legacies. Some vampire diaries characters, such as Alaric Saltzman (Matt Davis), continue to exist in Legacies. Some characters of “the Originals,” another vampire diaries spinoff, also are there in Legacies.

The fourth season of Legacies is all set to release on October 2021 on The CW network.

The Vampire Diaries Season 9: Cast

There is no definite or clear statement that vampire diaries season 9 is going to happen. That vampire diaries season 9 will come is based on mere speculation and expectations of fans. Nobody from the cast or crew of the vampire diaries series has made any such announcement about making the vampire diaries season 9.

However, suppose the vampire diaries season 9 happens to release. In that case, fans speculate that the cast will remain the same as the older vampire series.

The probable cast of the vampire diaries season 9 will be-

  • Nina Dobrev as Elena Gilbert/ Katherine Pierce/ Tatia
  • Ian Somerhalder as Damon Salvatore
  • Paul Wesley as Stefan Salvatore
  • Kat Graham as Bonnie Bennett
  • Candice King as Caroline Forbes
  • Matt Davis as Alaric Saltzman
  • Michael Trevino as Tyler Lockwood
  • Zach Roerig as Matt Donovan
  • Joseph Morgan as Klaus Mikelson
  • Steven R. Mcqueen as Jeremy Gilbert
  • Sara Canning as Jenna Sommers

Other characters include Daniel Gills as Elijah, Claire as Rebekah, Michael Malarkey as Enzo, and many more.

The Vampire Diaries season 9: Plot

There is no data or information about the plot of the vampire diaries season 9 because the fact that vampire diaries season 9 will ever come is based merely on the speculation made by fans. Hence the vampire diaries season 9 is itself is in a doubtful state.

However, suppose there is going to be vampire diaries season 9 ever in the future. In that case, the plot will be the same as that of its predecessor series. The plot revolved around the love triangle of three main characters, Elena, Stefan, and Damon, in the last eight seasons of the vampire diaries. Both Damon and Stefan love Elena and protect her from multiple dangers and villains. Damon’s past love Katherine looks exactly like Elena, and Damon had appeared in search of Katherine, but because of the uncertain fate, he happens to meet Elena and falls in love with her.

Therefore, this was the plot of vampire diaries in the last 8 seasons. The story could revolve around the same plot in the probable vampire diaries season 9.

Who will be starring in The Vampire Diaries Season 9?

The Vampire Diaries’ makers have not released any statement about vampire diaries season 9 or about the cast. But fans speculate that the cast will remain the same as in the past 8 seasons. However, if the vampire diaries season 9 ever happens to release, it will be starred by Nina Dobrev, Ian Somerhalder, and Paul Wesley for the leading roles. Probably the other supporting casts will also remain the same.

Vampire diaries season 9 trailer details.

The idea about “the vampire diaries season 9” is based on mere speculations of the fans. Nothing official is released or announced about the probable vampire diaries season 9, and no such official trailer has been released. Whatever trailers you find on YouTube are created and edited by some unknown channels, and those trailers are in no way related to the original vampire diaries series.


Well, it seems like the vampire diaries season9 is not even in the process of making. The vague idea of vampire diaries season9, popular among the fans of the vampire diaries, seems to be completely utopian. However, the vampire diaries series was a highly popular TV show and an internationally acclaimed series. Therefore, the vampire diaries series generated massive revenue from all 8 seasons.

Speaking about the salary of the three main cast- Nina, Ian, and Paul each was paid $40,000 per episode. At the same time, the other supporting casts were paid $15,000 to $20,000 according to the nature of their roles.

How can we watch vampire diaries?

The CW network aired the entire Vampire Diaries series till 2017. However, the entire season of the series is now available on Amazon Prime Video and Netflix.

Since the series ended in 2017, you cannot watch it on TV, but you can watch it on Amazon Prime or Netflix. However, you need to have subscriptions to these OTT platforms to watch series, which you can get by paying monthly or annual subscription charges.

Is the Vampire Diaries coming back with season 9?

Some speculations are popular among the fans that the vampire diaries season9 will soon be coming back. However, nobody from the cast and crew of the vampire diaries series has released any official statement about vampire diaries season9.

What can we expect from vampire diaries season 9?

Well, the vampire diaries season, the makers of the series do not even confirm 9. However, suppose vampire diaries season 9 happens to be in the making. In that case, we can expect the same thrill and twist revolving around the same old plot. Not the makers of the vampire diaries series are giving a single hint, and it’s a mere assumption that if the vampire diaries season is set to come, then the basic plot could be the same as in the previous 8 seasons.


To conclude, the vampire diaries season 9 seems to be a fan theory rather than a fact. However, we do hope and wish that the vampire diaries season 9 comes back soon.