Dean Winchester won’t be the one acquainted face from Supernatural to grace the upcoming prequel collection The Winchesters.
Govt producer Jensen Ackles seems in and narrates a trailer for The CW’s new fall drama (airing Tuesdays at 8/7c), which chronicles the love story between younger John (performed by The In Between‘s Drake Rodger) and Mary Winchester (American Housewife‘s Meg Donnelly) — and the door is open for different fan faves from the mothership collection to make an look.
“The wonderful thing about this world is that nothing is off the desk. Now we have methods of bringing again fan-favorite characters and the actors that performed them,” Ackles advised TVLine on the purple carpet at The CW’s annual Upfront presentation on Thursday. “We even have methods of bringing again youthful variations of these characters.”
In telling the story of hunter Mary and Males of Letters legacy John, one can’t ignore that their union was in some methods destined by increased powers on Supernatural. So will angels play a task within the prequel? “Ooh, that could be a actually good query, and TBD,” Ackles replied coyly with amusing.
As for the way The Winchesters compares to Supernatural, Ackles famous that “there’s loads of ties to the unique present,” however the offshoot could have its personal really feel. “It’s going to be a interval piece, it’s within the Seventies… so it’s going to have a special look,” he defined. Whereas capturing in Vancouver, Canada, gave Supernatural “this lovely grey-blue type of really feel,” the spinoff pilot was shot in New Orleans, Louisiana (and can proceed to movie there), giving it “a complete completely different tonal high quality. It’s extra ambers, which provides it that classic look.” Ackles’ spouse and fellow EP Danneel Ackles added that the collection may even take a cue from Supernatural and make use of basic rock n’ roll music.
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