FIVE YEARS LATER — On the fifth anniversary of Klaus' defeat, Marcel is king of the city and welcomes the un-sired vampires to New Orleans, only to find they pose an unexpected threat to his rule, leading him to seek counsel from an unlikely source. Meanwhile, as Hayley closes in on the cure that will allow her to revive Elijah and the slumbering Mikaelsons, she faces a final task that will force her to make a ruthless decision. Vincent and Freya also appear.
Special Guest Star
Behind the Scenes
- This will be the first season of The Originals to premiere without it's parent show The Vampire Diaries being on air at the same time. "Gather Up The Killers" will air one week after the TVD series finale.
- This will also be the first season of the series to consist of 13 episodes.