Executive Producer of “Legacies” and “Roswell, New Mexico”
Julie Plec served as creator, executive producer and showrunner of “The Originals,” which was inspired by characters from the long-running series “The Vampire Diaries.” Plec co-developed “The Vampire Diaries” with Kevin Williamson and executive produced for all eight of its seasons. She also developed and executive produced “Containment,” which aired as a limited series.
Along with directing multiple episodes of “The Vampire Diaries,” Plec recently directed an episode of “Riverdale.” She also directed the pilot for the midseason drama “Roswell, New Mexico,” which she is also executive producing.
Plec got her start as a television writer and co-executive producer for the series “Kyle XY,” which she produced for the show’s three-year run. Other television credits include “Dawson’s Creek,” which she collaborated on with creator and executive producer Kevin Williamson, and “The Tomorrow People,” which she collaborated on with fellow executive producers Greg Berlanti and Phil Klemmer.
In the early part of her career, Plec worked with both Wes Craven and Kevin Williamson during the run of their hit “Scream” franchise. She also co-produced Greg Berlanti’s directorial debut film, “The Broken Hearts Club.”