“I always look at Caroline as Stefan’s future [best friend] Lexi [Arielle Kebbel],” executive producer Julie Plec said during this weekend’s ATX Television Festival panel, moderated by this reporter. “You’ve seen little pockets of a friendship spark between them, and I see Caroline in the long run of the series becoming that important in Stefan’s life.”
Keep reading for more seven other teases from Plec, including another important relationship that’s going to be introduced, why she broke the rules with Alaric’s goodbye and more!
1. Stefan will lean on Caroline during Elena’s transition: “Caroline is an acolyte of the Stefan school of sobriety so to speak, so she’s going to be all, ‘I’m with you buddy, I’m on your team’ as they try to help Elena [Nina Dobrev],” Plec said. “I remember saying in Episode 203 when Stefan takes Caroline under his wing that the two of them and their chemistry was so delightful… It’s such a pleasure to watch.”
2. A possible rekindling for Caroline and Matt: While Caroline is very much in love with Tyler (Michael Trevino) at this moment, after re-watching the beginnings of Caroline and Matt’s relationship in Season 1, Plec said, “I think Caroline and Matt [Zach Roerig], in the long run of the series, will have another moment.”
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