Welcome to the coolest supernatural school.
Fifteen years after the first book of Richelle Meadthe beloved series of is out, the vampire academy The television series finally premiered on September 15 on Peacock.
Created by The Vampire Diaries and Legacy‘ Julie Plec and Marguerite MacIntyre, the teen drama follows two girls – one a royal vampire and the other her half-vampire protector – as they navigate friendships, romances and typical teenage problems at St. Vladimir’s Academy. Of course, they must also deal with a mortal threat to vampire society.
Whereas vampire academy received a cinematic treatment in 2014 that drastically changed elements of Mead’s story, fans can expect the new series to stay true to the source material while keeping them on their toes by changing the timeline, introducing the characters early and changing the setting of the school.
And the biggest adjustment came in the series’ opening scene.