UPDATE: April Fools! A Supernatural prequel sequence is not occurring, however contemplating that spinoffs have struggled to take off, maybe there must be a younger Winchester present.
A Supernatural prequel sequence starring teen variations of Sam and Dean Winchester will start growth after the primary present wraps up. The Winchesters have endured an extended and bloody trip over the previous 15 years, with failed romances, sibling squabbles, and a quickly shortening guide of contacts. After 15 seasons, the adventures of Sam and Dean will come to an finish with the completion of the present run, however solely after the brothers decide to final act of blasphemy and assist kill God – an egotistical and smug author in Supernatural‘s universe.
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As anticipated, Supernatural‘s demise has triggered a wave of emotion for a lot of followers. Stories of rich viewers trying to bribe Jensen and Jared to return for yet another season have surfaced in current months, whereas others have tried to recreate the present’s time-traveling spell, hoping to return to 2005 and relive Supernatural from the very starting. The CW have explored the potential for spinoffs previously, first with Bloodlines in 2014 and once more with 2018’s Wayward Sisters, however whereas the primary effort lacked chunk, the improved second try merely fell by the wayside.
Supernatural followers can now sleep soundly as soon as once more, as a continuation of the franchise has been confirmed, and is ready to premiere in early April 2021. Supernatural: Younger Blood is a prequel to the primary sequence, and can deal with a younger Sam and Dean Winchester as they try and navigate the twin perils of slaying monsters and discovering dates to the highschool promenade. There stays no phrase on casting as of but, nevertheless it has been recommended that Jared Padalecki and Jensen Ackles’ actual life youngsters might take over their fathers’ roles, due to a bit of digital ageing. In the meantime, a leaked casting name suggests Castiel will tackle a feminine vessel within the prequel. A press launch from The CW reads:
The CW is the undisputed house of Supernatural and we’re very excited to proceed that relationship with Supernatural: Younger Blood. Taking the Winchester brothers again to their teenage years will shine a brand new mild on these two legendary characters, as Sam and Dean wrestle to stability their hunter way of life with the on a regular basis pitfalls of rising up. We acknowledge the sturdy and dependable fan base Supernatural has developed throughout its time on The CW, and hope that diving into the Winchesters’ pubescent years will proceed the motion and pleasure for years to come back.
Together with the press launch got here a press release from Supernatural co-star and Sam Winchester himself, Jared Padalecki, who intriguingly refused to rule out a cameo look:
Though Jensen and I are very emotional about leaving Sam and Dean behind, we’re thrilled that the Supernatural story will probably be handed right down to a youthful technology, and hope the SPN household are excited as we’re concerning the future. And, after all, you by no means know what can occur on this planet of Supernatural… perhaps the older Sam Winchester will flip up alongside the way in which to indicate the kids a factor or two.
Supernatural has already partially explored the younger Winchesters’ lives through the usage of flashbacks, and it will be fascinating to see how that concept might be spun out into a complete sequence. Nevertheless, it is also price taking into consideration that Sam was of faculty age throughout Supernatural‘s first season, so if the Younger Blood prequel proves to be a success, it will not be lengthy till the Winchesters are younger males as soon as once more. On this occasion, the brand new sequence might merely transition from a prequel to a reboot, guaranteeing that Supernatural lives on into future a long time.
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Supernatural: Younger Blood is predicted to premiere in early April, 2021.
Supply: The CW
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