The Vampire Diaries premiered in 2009 on The CW, and the world was by no means the similar. The Vampire Diaries Universe additional expanded when the community ordered its first spinoff, The Originals, which premiered in 2013. Legacies later adopted in 2018, however as of the writing of this text, all three exhibits have ended, which means that the TVDU could also be over.
The CW canceled ‘The Vampire Diaries’ spinoff ‘Legacies’ after season 4
The Vampire Diaries ended in 2017 after eight profitable seasons, whereas its spinoffs, The Originals and Legacies, sadly ended after only some seasons.
The Originals aired for 5 seasons, from 2013 to 2018, on The CW. And Legacies aired for 4 seasons earlier than the community canceled the TVDU present in 2022. Sadly, Legacies was one in all The CW’s many cancelations as the community is at the moment going by way of the strategy of being bought.
On the brilliant facet, executives at the community knowledgeable Legacies‘s producers that cancelation was on the desk. So that they have been in a position to put together for the finish and wrap up The Vampire Diaries spinoff in a pleasant little bow.
Julie Plec reveals that she has an thought for a 3rd ‘The Vampire Diaries’ spinoff
Following the Legacies collection finale, Julie Plec, who co-created The Vampire Diaries and its spinoffs, talked with TVLine about the supernatural universe’s future.
“This is the end of one chapter, but we can use it to launch the beginning of another chapter, which is ultimately what we want to do when all is said and done,” Plec teased. “There’s absolutely hope for the future. [Executive producers] Brett [Matthews] and Kevin [Williamson] and I have an idea percolating in our brains that we just haven’t had the time to put down on the page yet.”
She continued, “But we definitely want to do another branch of the tree. It’s just a matter of when I guess.”
Whereas we don’t know what Plec, Matthews, and Williamson are cooking up, there’s little doubt in our minds that followers will watch any The Vampire Diaries spinoff, particularly if it contains former characters.
What would’ve occurred in ‘Legacies’ Season 5?
Candice King, who starred as Caroline in The Vampire Diaries, returned to play the fan-favorite character throughout the second spinoff’s collection finale. And heartbreakingly, she knowledgeable TVLine that she would’ve returned for extra episodes had The CW renewed Legacies for a fifth season.
“This really had been in the works for a long time,” King defined. “With The Vampire Diaries, I worked throughout my pregnancy and my first year of my daughter being alive. I spent many, many hours away from my baby. I was back on screen six weeks to the day after Florence was born. So when it ended, even though I did The Originals for a bit, I really needed to take a break and be with my family.”
The actor added, “Lo and behold, when we were finally gearing up for Caroline to come back to the Salvatore School, the pandemic hit. And I was pregnant again. I had my fingers and toes crossed for a season 5. I was excited to finally have the opportunity to see Caroline play out this headmistress role.”
We’ve got our fingers crossed that Julie Plec’s The Vampire Diaries spinoff thought contains Caroline Forbes.
The Vampire Diaries, The Originals, and Legacies can be found to stream on Netflix.