The Originals First Look: Claire Holt Returns for Final Battle With Dahlia

Claire Holt The Originals

No, Originals fans, your eyes weren’t playing tricks on you during the promo for Monday’s season finale (The CW, 8/7c): Claire Holt is indeed returning to the fold.

The one true Rebekah Mikaelson — not that Maisie Richardson-Sellers isn’t doing an bang-up job — makes her first appearance of 2015 next week, but if The CW’s just-released photo is any indication, it won’t be a pleasant visit.

Behold, the first shot of Holt-bekah alongside Klaus and Elijah:

Claire Holt The Originals

And no, that’s not snow. (The finale is called “Ashes to Ashes,” remember?!)

Your thoughts on Holt’s return? Hopes for the season finale? Drop ’em all in a comment below.