L.J. Smith, author of "The Vampire Diaries," wasn't immediately jumping for joy when she heard her novels were being optioned for a TV series."I've had other things optioned before [that haven't been made], so my reaction was at first, 'OK, another one of those,' " Smith told MTV News. "But then when they said it was by Kevin Williamson, I realized it was probably a little bit more serious."
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