The Vampire Diaries

The Vampire Diaries: Season 8

Warner Brothers (2016)
Drama, Horror, Fantasy, Romance
Australia | English | Color | 10h 45min
7.8

As the school year begins, Elena Gilbert is immediately drawn to a handsome and mysterious new student, Stefan Salvatore. Elena has no way of knowing that Stefan is a vampire struggling to live peacefully among humans, while his brother Damon is the embodiment of vampire violence and brutality.


Cast View all

Ian Somerhalder Damon Salvatore
Paul Wesley Stefan Salvatore
Nina Dobrev Elena Gilbert/Katherine Pierce
Candice Accola Caroline Forbes
Candice King Caroline Forbes
Matthew Davis Alaric Saltzman
Shaun Sipos Aaron Whitmore
Zach Roerig Matt Donovan
Michael Malarkey Enzo
Marco James Marquez Liam
Mia Kirshner Isobel
Kayla Ewell Vicki Donovan
Daniel Gillies Elijah Mikaelson
Kelly Hu Pearl
Jodi Lyn O'Keefe Jo Laughlin
Arielle Kebbel Lexi Branson
Lauren Cohan Rose
Joseph Morgan Klaus Mikaelson
Torrey DeVitto Meredith Fell
Michael Trevino Tyler Lockwood
Nathalie Kelley Sybil
Marguerite MacIntyre Liz Forbes
Annie Wersching Lillian Salvatore
Malese Jow Anna
Katerina Graham Bonnie Bennett
Taylor Kinney Mason Lockwood
Steven R. McQueen Jeremy Gilbert
Sara Canning Jenna Sommers
Claire Holt Rebekah Mikaelson
Scarlett Byrne Nora
Chris Wood Kai
Kristen Gutoskie Seline
Leslie-Anne Huff Rayna
Nathaniel Buzolic Kol Mikaelson
Olga Fonda Nadia
Elizabeth Blackmore Valerie Tulle
Grace Phipps April Young
Rick Cosnett Dr. Wes Maxfield
Teressa Liane Mary Louise
Arielle Krebbel Lexi Branson
Nina Dobrev Katherine Pierce
Vicki Donovan Kayla Ewell
Nina Dobreva Katherine Pierce

Episodes View details

1 Hello, Brother 45 min | Oct 20, 2016

Months after Damon and Enzo mysteriously vanished from the Armory vault, Stefan tirelessly pushes forward with their search, while Bonnie struggles holding onto hope that they will be found. Meanwhile, a dangerous encounter with an unexpected visitor leaves Caroline and Alaric fearing that someone – or something – may be targeting their family. Finally, after following some mysterious clues, Stefan realizes that whatever has a hold of his brother may have a more damaging grip over him than he could have ever imagined.

Director: Michael Allowitz, Michael A. Allowitz
Writer: Kevin Williamson, Julie Plec
Guest stars: Kristen Gutoskie, Demetrius Bridges, Allison Scagliotti, Nathalie Kelley
2 Today Will Be Different 45 min | Oct 27, 2016

After learning that someone from Stefan’s past may be Damon and Enzo’s next target, Stefan, Bonnie and Caroline head to North Carolina. There, Bonnie takes drastic measures in an attempt to break Enzo free of whatever has a hold over him. At the Armory, Alaric and Georgie stumble upon a mysterious symbol that may be related to the supernatural force controlling Damon and Enzo. Finally, Caroline gets an unexpected surprise from Stefan.

Director: Pascal Verschooris
Writer: Melinda Hsu Taylor
Guest stars: Allison Scagliotti
3 You Decided That I Was Worth Saving 45 min | Nov 04, 2016

As Enzo continues to fight the control over him, Bonnie finds herself at the center of a deadly game and forced to make a heart wrenching decision involving two of the most important people in her life. At the Armory, Alaric researches a mysterious artifact that he hopes will help in their fight to get Damon and Enzo back. Finally, Damon’s downward spiral leads him to Tyler Lockwood who attempts to talk some sense into him before it’s too late.

Director: Michael Karasick
Writer: Chad Fiveash, James Stoteraux
Guest stars: Michael Trevino
4 An Eternity of Misery 45 min | Nov 11, 2016

Tasked with finding a mysterious artifact, Damon’s latest mission takes him to Texas where a violent run-in with Peter Maxwell leads to a surprising revelation. Meanwhile, after gaining the upper hand in their fight to save Damon and Enzo, Stefan and Alaric team up and uncover the origins of the mysterious force they’re up against. Finally, Matt returns to the fray after his past and present collide in an unexpected way.

Director: Rob Hardy
Writer: Brett Matthews, Neil Reynolds
Guest stars: Joel Gretsch
5 Coming Home Was a Mistake 45 min | Nov 18, 2016

Spiraling down a dangerous path of self-destruction, Damon’s latest actions prove he may be beyond the point of return. Unwilling to give up on his brother, Stefan is forced to make a gut-wrenching decision that threatens to change their relationship forever. Elsewhere, Bonnie gets advice from Caroline on how to break through to Enzo, while Matt attempts to decipher a mysterious box of messages that he’s received. Finally, after tragedy strikes close to home, Stefan and the others are forced to remember what matters most to them.

Director: James Thompson
Writer: Celine Geiger
Guest stars: Michael Trevino, Kristen Gutoskie, Nathalie Kelley, Demetrius Bridges, Joel Gretsch
6 Detoured On Some Random Backwoods Path to Hell 45 min | Dec 02, 2016

When her children become the focus of the Siren’s latest plan, Caroline takes drastic measures to ensure nothing gets in the way of keeping her family safe. In a race against the clock, Stefan pledges to do everything he can to save the twins, while tensions between Alaric and Caroline boil over, leading them to face some harsh realities about the future of their family. Meanwhile, when Enzo finds himself unable to fight off Sybil’s latest move, Stefan dives into his subconscious and along the way, sets off a chain of events that leaves him faced with a life-changing decision.

Director: Paul Wesley
Writer: Alan McElroy
Guest stars: Nathalie Kelley
7 The Next Time I Hurt Somebody, It Could Be You 45 min | Dec 09, 2016

Faced with the fallout from his interaction with Cade, Stefan is determined to have one thing go right – Christmas Eve with Caroline. However, when Damon and Sybil crash their Christmas Eve dinner, which had been joined by Alaric, Matt and Peter, things quickly take a dark and twisted turn. Meanwhile, in a series of flashbacks to Stefan’s past, Cade’s attempt to entice him with his mysterious agenda leaves Stefan faced with an unimaginable decision.

Director: Tanya Hamilton
Writer: Shukree Hassan Tilghman
Guest stars: Wole Parks, Nathalie Kelley, Joel Gretsch
8 We Have History Together 45 min | Dec 16, 2016

Stefan and Damon attend an anger management support group looking for their next victim. Sybil is still alive and teaching a group of high school students who she’ll later use as leverage to get Caroline to locate a historical artifact that can be used against her. Meanwhile, Stefan and Damon continue their commitment to Cade as they test the morals of a young doctor, Tara.

Director: Ian Somerhalder
Writer: Matthew D’Ambrosio
Guest stars: Alexandra Chando, Nathalie Kelley
9 The Simple Intimacy of the Near Touch 45 min | Dec 23, 2016

Stefan and Damon return to Mystic Falls at Sybil’s request as she is still in search of the historical artifact. Bonnie returns from Paris wearing a vile of Enzo’s blood making Caroline, wonder if she will become a vampire. Stefan, Damon, Caroline, Bonnie and Enzo all attend the Miss Mystic Falls pageant where Sybil continues to taunt Damon with memories of Elena.

Director: Geoff Shotz
Writer: Neil Reynolds, Penny Cox
Guest stars: Nathalie Kelley
10 Nostalgia's a Bitch 45 min | Jan 27, 2017

Sybil enacts revenge on Damon by putting him in a catatonic state. Caroline and Bonnie enter Damon’s mind and run into familiar faces from the past, only to discover Stefan is the key to Damon’s fate. It’s a race against time for the bell as both Sybil and her sister Seline jockey for its control.

Director: Kellie Cyrus
Writer: Brett Matthews
Guest stars: Nathalie Kelley
11 You Made a Choice to Be Good 45 min | Feb 03, 2017

Cade returns to Mystic Falls and presents Damon and Stefan with additional assignments, each with unthinkable consequences. Even with tension growing in their friendship, Caroline and Matt do their best to protect the town’s residents from Cade’s appetite for their souls. Bonnie and Enzo hit the road on a romantic trip, taking the bell with them in hopes to keep it safe.

Director: Carol Banker
Writer: Melinda Hsu Taylor, Celine Geiger
Guest stars: Wolé Parks
12 What Are You? 45 min | Feb 10, 2017

In order to save Stefan’s soul, Damon makes a deal with Cade to retrieve the Maxwell journal. Alaric and Matt refuse to hand the journal over as it may contain the key to destroying Cade. Caroline desperately tries to connect with Stefan before Cade goes through with his plan.

Director: Darren Genet
Writer: Chad Fiveash, James Stoteraux
Guest stars: Wolé Parks
13 The Lies Are Going to Catch Up with You 45 min | Feb 17, 2017

Damon and Alaric come face to face with an old enemy after they obtain a weapon that may be able to destroy Cade. Stefan is held captive by a surprising acquaintance and is forced to confront a dark secret from his past. Meanwhile, Caroline and Matt try to keep Stefan’s violent history from destroying him. Cade focuses his attention on Bonnie and digs deep into her mind.

Director: Tony Solomons
Writer: Neil Reynolds
Guest stars: Wolé Parks
14 It's Been a Hell of a Ride 45 min | Feb 24, 2017

Damon and Stefan must join forces against Cade in order to save Elena’s casket. Meanwhile, Caroline and Alaric deal with their daughters’ burgeoning magical powers.

Director: Pascal Verschooris
Writer: Brett Matthews, Shukree Hassan Tilghman
Guest stars: Wolé Parks
15 We're Planning a June Wedding 45 min | Mar 03, 2017

A wedding is quickly planned in order for Damon and Stefan to lure a dangerous enemy out into the open. This looming threat puts the fate of Mystic Falls in eminent danger and must be destroyed.

Director: Chris Grismer
Writer: Melinda Hsu Taylor, Jen Vestuto, Melissa Marlette
Guest stars: Joel Gretsch, Melinda Clarke, Demetrius Bridges, Kayla Ewell
16 I Was Feeling Epic 45 min | Mar 10, 2017

Series Finale.

Director: Julie Plec
Writer: Kevin Williamson, Julie Plec
Guest stars: Nina Dobrev

Editions

Barcode Format Region Released Edition
883929565290 Blu-ray Disc A Jun 13, 2017 3 Disc Blu-ray & Digital Copy
9398700035325 Blu-ray Disc
7340112739416 Blu-ray Disc
5051888227886 Blu-ray Disc
5051890309525 Blu-ray Disc
883929580699 Blu-ray Disc
5051892206549 Blu-ray Disc
883929565283 DVD 1 Jun 13, 2017
9398700036230 DVD 4
5051892206532 DVD
7340112739409 DVD
883929614035 DVD
5051888227879 DVD