It definitely looks like the CW has a hit on its hands with The Vampire Diaries. The CW recently released a trio of clips from the show featuring the three principle cast members.
From what we've seen in the three clips, the show really seems to have a very dark, sexy theme to it. In the first clip, we're introduced to her Elena and her backstory:
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In the second clip, when the students discover that Vicky is bleeding from the neck, they immediately turn towards Stefan. Follow the jump for the clip:
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In the third clip, Damon harasses his brother Stefan and tries to convince him to go after human blood:
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