Ian Somerhalder & Joseph Morgan, stars of ‘The Vampire Diaries’ and ‘The Originals’

Vampire fans, get ready! This week, two shows on NOLA38 are just for you!

A new season of ‘The Vampire Diaries’ begins Thursday at 8 p.m., and a brand new show, ‘The Originals,’ which is set in New Orleans, premieres Thursday at 9 p.m. (after the series premiere, ‘The Originals’ will air Tuesdays at 8 p.m.).

Ian Somerhalder, a Covington native, and Joseph Morgan sat down with Susan Roesgen to talk about the shows.