Cassandra Clare Meets With SHADOWHUNTERS Show Runners, Shoots Down Rumors

Cassandra Clare dishes on SHADOWHUNTERS after meeting with show runners in Los Angeles!

THE MORTAL INSTRUMENTS series is headed to television and series creator Cassandra Clare is dishing on her visit with the show runners to discuss the production! The author was able to either confirm and shoot down the swirling rumors about how the television series will differ from the books over multiple tweets.

Here’s what we learned:

During the meeting, Clare was also able to put a rest to rumors that Simon would have a girlfriend named Natalie on the show. The report agitated lots of fans, who saw the rumor as proof that ABC Family would take the show in a drastically different direction.

She also pointed out that any casting rumors were false as auditions are still ongoing.

Many fans were also concerned about how the Malec relationship would fare in the adaptation, but the author promised them that is will be fully represented!

Clare also confirmed that the characters will definitely be aged up “about two years” and promised fans more details as soon as they can be announced.


UPDATE 3/27/15 9:26pm ET: Check out this image of Cassie with the show people, probably giving her 2 most-worthy cents on what she and the fans want. You go, Cassie!