[SPOILER ALERT: : This story contains spoilers from Tuesday's The Originals. Read at your own risk.]
So much for resurrecting the dead witches on The Originals.
On Tuesday's episode, the Mikaelsons, along with Marcel (Charles Michael Davis), watched as Sophie (Daniella Pineda) slit Davina (Danielle Campbell)'s throat and then performed the harvest that was to be completed with the reaping and resurrect her and her fallen "chosen ones." Only the plan didn't work and Davina remained lifeless. However, something happened because in the final moments of the hour, three witches rose out of the cemetery and were greeted by Sabine aka Celeste, Elijah's witchy ex from the 1800s.
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The Originals has been The CW's strongest rookie performer, with its latest episode drawing 2 million viewers and a 0.9 in the adults 18-49 demographic, nipping at the heels of its predecessor, which drew 2.6 million and a 1.2 in its latest outing. The Vampire Diaries spin-off, which was picked up for a full season on Monday, also cracked the Top 5 in our Fall TV Popularity Contest, receiving a 57 percent approval rating from TVGuide.com users. (Fox's Sleepy Hollow came in first with 85 percent.)
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Sophie Devereaux just became enemy No. 1 on The Originals.
"Everything that brought us here to New Orleans was a lie," Elijah (Daniel Gillies) tells his family in the final scene of Tuesday's episode. "This story Sophie Devereaux fabricated, this struggle for control in the French Quarter, this war between the vampires and the witches, wasn't over territory at all. This was over Davina."
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