I was nine and I saw this scary monster, who looked like my dad. Who taught me how to mix paint, who called me a princess. I didn't know which version of you was real, and I waited for you to explain it, or apologize, or tell me that you loved me. I waited for you for years, but you didn't come.
Hope to Klaus

One Wrong Turn On Bourbon is the second episode of the fifth season of The Originals and the eighty-first episode of the series overall.


THE RETURN TO NEW ORLEANS — When a mysterious disappearance brings Klaus back to New Orleans, Hope looks forward to the prospect of seeing her father again. However, when the dark magic that had been keeping them apart begins to manifest in dangerous ways across the city, Vincent turns to Ivy for guidance about what it may mean. Elsewhere, Marcel returns to New Orleans amidst increased tensions between the supernatural factions, while Freya makes a decision about her future with Keelin. Finally, Roman's surprise visit to the Mikaelson compound forces Hope to reveal some dark truths about her family. Josh also appears. [2]



Main Cast

Recurring Cast

Guest Cast



Body Count



Behind the Scenes

  • From this episode onwards, starring cast member Phoebe Tonkin (Hayley Marshall) is only credited in the episodes she officially appears in (excluding archival footage cameos).

Cultural References


Marcel: "Why are you here?"
Klaus: "Hayley's missing"
Klaus: "This is my fault, and I'm gonna fix it"
Klaus: "My favorite way to spend a Friday night."

Roman: "Marshall."
Hope: "Roman. You're at my house."
Roman: "Yeah. I needed to talk to you, so, uh..."
Hope: "Oh. Um, how do you know where I live?"
Roman: "Oh. Well, Saltzman's got parent contacts in his file cabinet. Which is where he keeps his emergency bourbon, so I'm intimately familiar. Can I come in?"
Hope: "Mm-hmm."
Roman: "You know I'm a vampire, right?"
Hope: "Mmm-hmm."
Roman: "So, I, uh... kind of need you to say it out loud."
Hope: "Oh right. Yeah. Come in."
Roman: "Cute jammies."

Klaus: "No story that begins with water turning into blood has ever ended in triumph. I need to leave, or things are gonna get worse. "
Klaus: "I'm on my way."
Hope: "Mom's missing dad. I'm scared."
Marcel: "We're here for answers"
Lisina: "You're not getting your hands on that boy."
Declan: "You're Hope's father, aren't ya? You look like her, round the eyes."
Klaus: "If you don't cooperate, Declan, "round the eyes" is where I'm gonna start carving pieces of you."



Last.fm_play.png "Do You Know What It Means to Miss New Orleans?" – Louis Armstrong
Last.fm_play.png "Heart Is Full" – Miike Snow




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