The Vampire Diaries: a TV series based on the novels by L.J. Smith is aimed at the young adult female market. Produced by the CW network, the pilot episode aired Sept.10th 2009 and quickly developed a huge following due to its twisted plots, action, blood and gore. The premise of the series focuses around a mortal girl, Elena Gilbert, and her love for two vampire brothers in the fictional town of Mystic Falls, Virginia.
Auditions still take place in Atlanta for the series.
Today, approximately 3.4 million fans watch the program nationally.
UPDATE: 6-1-11 While the cast and crew are taking a summer break, the writers are hard at work on Season 3! Check back with us for future updates.