“Legacies,” the spinoff of “The Originals,” premieres this fall on The CW, and there’s a risk of characters from “The Vampire Diaries” franchise making appearances. However, says CW President Mark Pedowitz, the present — from “TVD” boss Julie Plec — will stand by itself.
“We have been supportive of bringing a number of the folks again and to the diploma [Julie] feels is important,” Pedowitz stated throughout the govt session throughout The CW’s portion of the Tv Critics Affiliation Summer season Tour, in response to a query from Entry.
“With any spinoff, it’s a must to stand by yourself two toes,” he continued. “So bringing again characters – in the event that they’re natural – makes essentially the most sense. However it’s a must to stand by yourself two toes.”
Pedowitz additionally opened up about inexperienced lighting “Legacies” straight to sequence, skipping the pilot course of.
The CW boss stated it was right down to Plec and her story concerning the Salvatore Faculty of Gifted Kids in Mystic Falls (the place “TVD” was set, and the place “Legacies” takes place).
“We’re very assured in the best way she defined it, which is known as a supernatural horror present,” he stated. “So, we’re wanting ahead to it.
“Legacies,” starring Danielle Rose Russell as Hope Mikaelson and Matt Davis as Alaric Saltzman premieres Oct. 25 on The CW.
— Jolie Lash