With the Twilight franchise, the vampire world came into the limelight of Hollywood and in 2009 when The Vampire Diaries premiered on the CW network, it came right at the height of the vampire craze that kind of swept up the world. But with the critics ruling it as another teen drama in the same vein as Twilight, reaching a wider audience struck as a far fetched dream.
But with time, a closer look revealed it to be one fascinating vampire lore featuring strong character arcs and plenty of twists.
The show became so popular that it spawned a spin-off called The Originals, focusing on the oldest vampires in history. Following in the footsteps of TVD, The Originals became an instant fan-favourite earning even more critical acclaim. And when you have two similar shows set in the same universe, comparisons are bound to come.
Arguments could be made for days about which show is better because it's hard to pinpoint. Instead, it's better to compare certain characters from the two fan-favourite shows. And since fans are already divided between the Salvatores and the Mikaelsons, the comparison over Damon and Klaus is bound to arise.
Here's a quiz to test the biggest of fans. Can you tell Damon and Klaus apart from these quotes alone?