Great news Claire Holt fans and The Originals fans! The Originals have been renewed for second season.
The CW has officially renewed five of their series for next season, including two freshman dramas, E! News has confirmed.
The network has ordered a sixth season of The Vampire Diaries, a 10th season of Supernatural and a third season of Arrow, all established hits, while Reign and The Originals were picked up for second seasons.
“This season we’ve had great success with our new hit series The Originals paired with Supernatural, giving us our best Tuesday nights in years,” CW President Mark Pedowitz said in a statement. “The Vampire Diaries is No. 2 in its time period in the young adult demos, and with Arrow continuing to gain among young men, and Reign growing its time period, we now have strong nights on Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. I’m very pleased to announce early pickups for all five series, and let our fans know they’ll have more great drama to look forward to next season.”
On Tuesday nights, The Originals, The Vampire Diaries’ successful spinoff, and Supernatural have given the network one of its most highly rated pairings in years, doubling its year-to-year rating in the aduls 18-49 demo (1.5 vs. 0.6).