Vampire Diaries: It’s a Hit (and Check Out a Promo for Next Week’s Episode)!

The debut of The Vampire Diaries really sank its teeth into the nation’s hearts on Thursday.

According to the Hollywood Reporter, the Ian Somerhalder-starring series racked up 4.8 million viewers, making it the most-watched CW series premiere ever. Not too shabby for a bunch of suckers.

And because we know you can’t wait, check out the promo for next week’s episode, “Night of the Comet.”

Let us know in the comments section: Did you tune in to The Vampire Diaries last night? What did you think?