TVLine Items: Originals' Violent New Promo, Who Hits High and More

The fangs are out in The Originals‘ latest trailer for Season 2 (premiering Oct. 6), and surprising allies are coming together.

Klaus hasn’t come out of his home for months, but the former King of New Orleans is hatching a plan to take back his city, even as the moonlight rings zap his strength.

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Press PLAY to watch the sneak peek and find out who Klaus enlists in his fight.

Ready for more of today’s newsy nuggets? Well…

* Doctor Who on Saturday night gave BBC America its most watched season premiere ever, amassing 2.6 million viewers (including two replays). Intruders in turn debuted to 800,000 total viewers, on par with Orphan Black’s Season 1 launch.

* Chad Michael Collins (Once Upon a Time, The Last Resort) will guest-star this fall on both Castle (in Episode 3, as an app inventor attacked by a “mysterious force”) and Bones (in Episode 4, as a motion-capture actor who crosses paths with B&B as they investigate the murder of a videogame creator).

* Starz’s Outlander on Saturday night grew for a second consecutive week, hitting a series high of 1 million total viewers (now up 38 percent from its well-watched premiere).

* The Emmys may have not given NBC’s Hannibal any love — boo! — but the awards show did create this magical moment: