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Legacies Season 4 Is Ready for Release: Here's What We Know so Far

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Legacies is bringing season 4 soon!

Legacies Season 3/Youtube.com

Legacies Season 3/Youtube.com

Though CW had officially announced season 4 of Legacies alongside 11 other shows according to a report by TVLine 3 days after the season 3 premiere. And though there's still to happen in season 3, knowing what's in store for season 4 is not a bad idea.

Expectations Legacies had to live up to

There's no doubt Legacies has lived up to the expectations as a continuation of the world renowned The Vampire Diaries and The Originals. Matter of fact, Legacies has paved it's own path along the way paying tribute to the previous characters.

Legacies takes on a much lighter plot than its predecessor Vampire Diaries and is much deserved as the times right now are more of despair and some brightness can do wonders. Legacies series is becoming the forget-it-all roller coaster ride everyone wants to get on.



According to Matthews in an interview to the Collider, The Vampire Diaries has a darker theme with possibilities of death knocking anytime at your door. Further adding he said, unfortunately the world has turned in that direction and it seems darkness is everywhere. And, Legacies has the ability to give people the much needed brightness. It's optimistic outline offers a brighter look towards life, which is the need of the time.

Season 4 of Legacies

And, since it doesn't look like corona is going anywhere, such light themed series are the demand of the day. Thankfully we'll get season 4 to get by this ordeal.

Legacies season 4/Youtube.com

Legacies season 4/Youtube.com

What to expect in season 4

Want to keep following Hope, Josie, Lizzie, Landon, MG, Raphael protecting their school from the supernatural past and attacks by mysterious monsters, well you just got another season to do so.

As season 3 is still on air, it's hard to say what exactly season 4 will be about cause it all depends on how the story develops. But one thing for sure we'll be following our Salvatore students as they get acquainted with their powers and take down mysterious monsters never seen before.

And like in the previous seasons, you might get to see some more Vampire Diaries and The Originals chapters coming on special trips to The Mystic Falls.

Legacies season 4 release date

The coronavirus pandemic has made most of the television schedules go off track from their original schedule. Likewise, Legacies typically was to return in October, but season three had to start airing in January due to filming delays.

Legacies season 4/Youtube.com

Legacies season 4/Youtube.com

Now presuming no more delays will be encountered there's a great chance for season 4 to go back to its original premiere date and that's in October 2021 or stick with the new one and come out in January 2022.

Though CW has not announced any official release date for the fourth season, almost all of the renewed shows are lined up for the 2021-2022 season. With season 3 on air as we write, it's possible to see season 4 by late 2021 or in the first quarter of 2022.

Who's in Legacies season 4

We don't have the official casting announcement yet, but we are expecting our major cast members to reprise their roles.

Danielle Rose Russell will comprise Hope Mikaelson and Aria Shahghasemi will be playing as Landon Kirby, Kaylee Bryant as Josie Saltzman, Jenny Boyd as Lizzie Saltzman, Quincy Fouse again as MG. While Peyton Alex Smith will be again playing as Rafael and Matt Davis will star as Alaric Saltzman. Chris Lee is back as Kaleb and Ben Levin as Jed, and Leo Howard in the role of Ethan will be back in season 4 with some new recruits as well.

Julie Plec

Julie Plec/Wikipedia

Julie Plec/Wikipedia

Julie Plec is the creative directorial and developer mind behind this supernatural fantasy titled Legacies Which is a spin-off of the famous The Vampire Diaries with millions and growing fans across the globe.

The executive producers Leslie Morgenstein, Brett Matthews, and Gina Girolamo have a partnership with Warner Bros. Alloy Entertainment, My So-Called Company, and CBS Television for producing the series Legacies. As always the cast is going to give you an amazing entertaining package in season 4.

Danielle Rose Russell/Youtube

Danielle Rose Russell/Youtube

If you have just joined in and don't know the story well, Legacies revolves around the character Hope Mikaelson (played by Danielle Ross Russell) daughter of Klaus Mikaelson and Hayley Marshall. She's part of the next most powerful vampire and witches generation. She's a pure vampire bloodline.

Two years after The Originals event (you can read the sequence to watch Vampire Diaries, The Originals and Legacies here), Hope has turned seventeen and as per rules will attend the Salvatore School for the special power kids. It's a school that teaches students how to control their supernatural powers and how to use them.

Vampire Academy/Wikipedia

Vampire Academy/Wikipedia

Vampire Academy

And, if Vampire Diaries and it's spin offs weren't enough for us to take, another vampire fiesta is on the way - Vampire Academy. From what we know now, Vampire Diaries and The Originals creator Julie Plec has always wanted to adapt the YA book series Vampire Academy.

Vampire Academy/Amazon.com

Vampire Academy/Amazon.com

Now her long awaited desire is coming true. The Peacock has ordered a straight to series adaptation of the book series. Vampire Academy is a set of six books written by author Richelle Mead.

The story of Vampire Academy

The story of Vampire Academy revolves around love, friendship, death, scandal and sex. You'll get to see how two women's friendship transcends from their totally different classes and get ready to enrol into the royal vampire society.

Ending note is just the beginning!

Yes, as a lot is instored for the Legacies fans in the coming days and now with Vampire Academy coming up, things will only steam. So, stay tuned for the latest updates!

For now!

Legacies season 3 Ep 13 will air on 10 June 2021 and season 3 Ep 14 will air on 17 June 2021.

Legacies season 3 Ep 13

Legacies season 3 Prime video

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