Julie Plec has become one of the more prolific showrunner/producers during the past few years: With two shows currently on the air (The CW's The Vampire Diaries and spinoff The Originals), a pilot in development (The CW's Cordon), and the 2013 version of The Tomorrow People under her belt, Ple
The network used its platform at the Television Critics Association's winter press tour to announce an early renewals for eight series: Arrow, Jane the Virgin, Reign, Supernatural, The 100, The Flash, The Originals and The Vampire Diaries.
As The Vampire Diaries' fall finale approaches, the CW series is juggling a whole lot of stories. Kai (Christopher Wood) has broken free from the 1994 Prison World and is causing havoc in present-day Mystic Falls. Bonnie (Kat Graham) has again missed the chance to break out of the Prison World. Damon (Ian Somerhalder) is burning bridges in an attempt to find a way to free Bonnie. And Matt (Zach Roerig) is determined to get rid of Enzo (Michael Malarkey).