Legacies EP Julie Plec Laments Show Cancellation: ‘It’s sad when business changes under your feet’

Less than 24 hours after legacies (along with Six more CW seriesUnofficially canceled, series creator Julie Blake Go to Twitter to roast the end The Vampire Diaries The saga ran for 13 years on The CW.

“to my beloved legacies After the Parkland shooting, I decided I wanted to tell a story about young heroes who would save us from ourselves. Plec . tweet Friday. “The good kids who live on the sidelines and who are in the end the heroes of the whole story.”

I also thanked legacies E.B. Brett Matthews, “Captain, brave captain, brilliant funny voice (not to mention heart and soul) show. Best working husband around and someone I am proud to call my friend.”

To the cast and crew of everyone. Some who have been a part of the family since day one [The Vampire Diaries] in 2009.” “To the marriages that happened along the way, the children that were born, the friendships we all made, hopefully there are many, many more stories to come.”

She concluded by toasting “Our dear souls in cancellation at The CW. What a race we’ve all been through. It’s heartbreaking when the business changes under your feet. I hope you all find your way to your next adventure knowing you’re so proud of yourselves.”

Plec’s note about the change of business was in reference to the network’s unusual “bloodbath” decision to cancel this season, which is likely due to the network’s upcoming sale (perhaps to its Nexstar subsidiary) and thus its uncertain future.

As mentioned earlier, legacies (2018-2022) is the second sub-show of The Vampire Diaries (2009-2017), The Other Being originals (2013-2018). This is the first time in 13 years that a show from this universe has not appeared on The CW’s fall schedule.

Definitely, legacies It was just one of several Plec-related series that received unfortunate news this week. CW’s Roswell, New Mexico and NBC game over It has also been cancelled.

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