The Kindness of Strangers
The Originals: Season 5, Episode 8
As pressing matters rage in New Orleans, the Mikaelson siblings must work together to escape a “chambre de chasse.”
We Have Not Long to Love
The Originals: Season 5, Episode 9
While Vincent, Marcel and Josh work to clean up the city, an uprising of purist vampires leads the supernatural factions into a deadly showdown; Hope struggles after trying to bring her family back together; Freya makes a life-changing decision.
The Originals, a one-hour American supernatural drama, was renewed for a fifth season by The CW on May 10, 2017. The 2016–17 United States television season debut of The Originals was pushed to midseason, as with the fourth season premiere. On July 20, 2017, Julie Plec announced via Twitter that the upcoming season would be the series’ last. The fifth season will consist of 13 episodes and debuted on April 18, 2018.