The Vampire Diaries EP’s Kevin Williamson and Julie Plec had a spoilery sit down with EW and dished on what’s to come in Season 3 for Tyler and Caroline. The two ended season 2 very close and very single, which leaves a romantic development wide open.
“There relationship is building to be a fun, romantic Romeo and Juliet. We now have a mother who knows her daughter’s a vampire, and we might soon have a mayor who figures out that her son is a werewolf,” Williamson says. “When that happens, it’s certainly building itself to a family feud. That’s the fun Mystic Falls storyline that’s underplaying throughout the entire season.” Adds EP Julie Plec, “When their mothers find out the truth about each of them, they’re gonna have a say in whether the two of them should be together. There’s always going to be push and pull in their friendship as it travels down a romantic road. There’s gonna be people who don’t want them together, including themselves. It’s that forbidden love: we can’t quite stay away from each other, and yet, we shouldn’t be together. And the question will be at what point will they act on that and how will that go?”