Tom Welling has been cast in the ‘Supernatural’ prequel ‘The Winchesters’. The announcement was made during the New York Comic Con on Sunday. The CW show focus on Sam and Dean’s parents: John Winchester and Mary Campbell. It follows an untold love story of how John met Mary and how they put everything on the line to save the world. The series will be told from the perspective of Dean Winchester.
Welling will play the role of Samuel Campbell. According to the official character description (Via TV Line) “Samuel taught Mary everything he knows. Gruff and pragmatic, he’s a veteran Hunter who prefers actions over words — and it’s always his way or the highway.”
“But when Samuel teams up with Mary and her friends to save the world, he won’t only have to defeat the most dangerous monster he’s ever faced — he’ll also have to mend his broken relationship with his daughter.” Welling will make his debut in Episode 7.
The series stars Meg Donnelly as Mary Campbell, Drake Rodger as John Winchester, Bianca Kajlich as Millie Winchester, Demetria McKinney as Ada Monroe, Nida Khurshid as Latika Desai, Jojo Fleites as Carlos Cervantez, and Jensen Ackles as Dean Winchester.
The Winchesters will premiere on Tuesday, October 11, 2022, on The CW.