Grab a cake (or some pudding) and settle in: it’s time to meet the parents!
On March 21, The CW confirmed to E! news that Meg Donnelly and Drake Rodger have been cast as series regulars in the supernatural precursor, The Winchesters† The pair will star as Mary Cambell and John Winchester, the parents of Sam (Jared Padaleckic) and dean (Jensen Ackles†
The series, announced in February, “is told from the perspective of narrator Dean Winchester,” according to the series description. It “is the epic, untold love story of how John met Mary and how they risk everything to save not just their love, but the entire world.”
Mary is 19 years old and “has been fighting the forces of darkness since childhood,” the description continues. “After losing someone close to her, the hardened fighter considers quitting the family business — until her father’s disappearance and the arrival of newcomer John Winchester force her to lead a new team.”
As for John, he is selfless, clear minded and recently returned from Vietnam. He “finds a new mission at home, where traces of his father’s past lead him to a secret organization and an all-new war as a fighter.”