The supernatural drama was first aired in 2009. It has been one of the most successful television series of its times. The drama has aired 7 seasons as of now. The series has gained much popularity over the time and is mostly popular among the youth. The entire story of the American drama is a work of fiction and revolves around the family of the vampires and celebrates their lives.
The Vampire Diaries Season 8 Episode 16 (Series Finale)
The recent update of the drama comes as a bad news for its fans. The drama is soon going off air as of now as the season comes to an end. The directors have winded up the shoot of the episode on 8th February 2017 and they will air the season finale pretty soon. The series finale has been titled I was feeling epic. This episode marks the end of season 8th. It is the sixteenth episode of the eighth season. Sources say that the finale episode would be the episode number one hundred and seventy-one of all the episodes aired up till now.
The episode has been directed by Julie Plec and written by Julie Plec and Kevin Williamson. The finale has been scheduled to be telecasted on 10th march 2017 with a one hour retrospective being aired before the actual episode is broadcast.
The series finale would telecast one last battle between Ian Somerhalder and his enemy. However, the sources say that a one hour retrospective has been planned intentionally. It is expected that all the crew members and entire present and past season cast would be invited to share their experiences. The memories from all the eight seasons would be seen in a flashback. It would be a happy goodbye to the series.