Some canceled TV sequence get a second probability at life on one other community or streaming platform, however The Winchesters isn’t so fortunate.
The Supernatural spin-off was one of many sequence The CW canceled in Could as a part of the printed community’s new focus on unscripted shows and cheaper scripted fare. Deadline reported on the time that Warner Bros. Tv, the studio behind The Winchesters, was planning “aggressive” efforts to search out the present a brand new residence.
Jensen Ackles, a star of Supernatural star and an govt producer of The Winchesters, additionally launched a #SaveTheWinchesters marketing campaign on social media. “Seems to be like we’ve bought some work to do,” Ackles wrote on Twitter on Could 11, kicking off the marketing campaign with a tweet that bought over 20,000 likes and 1.7 million views.
Alas, Deadline reported on Friday, June 2, that Warner Bros. Tv exhausted each attainable choice to resurrect the present elsewhere.
To all of you who watched, adopted, and supported this story, THANK YOU. And to all those that introduced this present to life…I couldn’t be extra happy with what all of us did collectively. However as they are saying…timing is the whole lot. With an enormous Community shift coupled with an business… pic.twitter.com/qqDD9WC0KA
— Jensen Ackles (@JensenAckles) June 3, 2023
Ackles acknowledged the disappointing information on Saturday, tweeting, “To all of you who watched, adopted, and supported this story, thanks. And to all those that introduced this present to life… I couldn’t be extra happy with what all of us did collectively. However as they are saying… timing is the whole lot. With a massive network shift coupled with an industry strike …welp …that’s some unlucky timing. Sleep nicely, expensive @WinchestersOnCW… till we meet once more. Someplace down the street.”
Specializing in the dad and mom of Supernatural’s Sam and Dean, The Winchesters instructed “the epic, untold love story of how John Winchester (Drake Rodger) met Mary Campbell (Meg Donnelly) and put all of it on the road to not solely save their love, however your entire world,” as The CW defined.
The CW staked two different Supernatural offshoots earlier than they even bought going. In 2014, the community took a go on the spinoff Supernatural: Bloodlines, which might have adopted mafia-like monster households in Chicago’s underbelly. And in 2018, the community opted not to move forward with the spinoff Wayward Sisters, which might have centered on Sheriff Jody Mills (Kim Rhodes) and a bunch of younger girls orphaned by supernatural tragedy.