Angelus was one of the most vicious vampires in the history of the world. For years he traveled the world causing pain, chaos and destruction everywhere that he went. This all ended one night, when he killed the wrong gypsy girl. Her enraged family cursed Angelus by returning to him his soul. They wanted him to suffer and atone for his sins. Now a vampire with a soul, forever living with his guilt, he has a new lifes mission: to help the helpless.
Angel, the spin-off to the popular series Buffy the Vampire Slayer, premiered in October of 1999.
After leaving behind his girlfriend Buffy and his old life in Sunnydale, Angel moves to LA, the city of angels. With the help of a few friends, he goes into the business of saving the innocent from vampires, demons and any other force of evil the city can throw at them.