*Charles Michael Davis (“The Game”) is set to co-star opposite “The Vampire Diaries’” Joseph Morgan, Daniel Gillies and Phoebe Tonkin in the potential spinoff “The Originals,” which will be introduced in the April 25 episode of the CW drama, reports Deadline.com.
“The Originals” follows the Original family of vampires, as Klaus (Morgan) returns to the supernatural melting pot that is the French Quarter of New Orleans — a town he helped build centuries ago — and is reunited with his diabolical former protégé Marcel (Davis).
Wicked, wild and charismatic, Marcel is a former kicked-around street rat who now calls the shots in the supernatural playground of New Orleans. As a modern-day vampire, he’s fierce and bold, able to accomplish as much with his charm as he is with his strength.
Elijah (Gillies), intent on helping his self-destructive brother find redemption, must side with Marcel’s enemies in order to keep Klaus in line. Like Morgan and Gillies, Tonkin also is reprising her role from “The Vampire Diaries.”
Davis is currently filming a recurring role on ABC’s “Grey’s Anatomy” and also recurred on ABC Family’s “Switched At Birth.”