There are a couple of story formats set up in Supernatural‘s pilot. For the most part, it takes place in different motel rooms, and different towns, with brand-new interiors each week.There will be the “Monster of the Week” story (which sometimes, in later episodes, doesn’t come up at all), where the Winchester brothers travel to some random small town on a tip that weird supernatural shit is going down there and they proceed to investigate the case. The creative team does a hell of a job in creating all of these things on a weekly basis.The other story format is the larger arc I’ve discussed, which is set up for us in the teaser to the entire series. Free Will in the pilot has to do with the roles assigned to you in your family dynamic. So-and-so is the “black sheep”, so-and-so is the “good one”, and these roles continue to play out into adulthood in sometimes destructive ways. Sam Winchester seems like the “good” one, because he’s in college and has a nice girlfriend and goals, but then we learn that HE was the “black sheep” of the family BECAUSE he went to college. He believes you have choices and you act accordingly. I’ll try to rein it in in future re-caps, but this one seemed to demand more conversation. All of this could have been a big ol’ MESS but it wasn’t, in large part thanks to David Nutter.It is the mystery at the heart of the Winchester family. There is still more to learn about the history of not only the Winchester family but the Campbell side of the line, and we are still doing that now, in season 9. This unfolds in sometimes-awkwardly-written exposition in the pilot, but they had to get that all in there somehow at the get-go, and they did. But in the same breath, he tells Sam that dreaming of a white picket fence life is bullshit because what Sam IS is a hunter, “you’re one of us”. They also were so lucky to get Aaron Schneider as DP for the pilot. They wanted to stand out, and they knew they had to do it in the pilot.Left with no choice, he soon finds that the life of Jensen Ackles has changed dramatically.Suddenly he is given a second chance, but will he be able to overcome the mistakes of his past?On a recent visit to the home of the 50 years and counting daytime drama, we caught up with Zucker to talk about all of those emotional story lines, what it was like auditioning for the role, and making out with some of daytime's hottest men. I remember they were on a nationwide search when they used to do those.I happened to go to a wedding with my boyfriend at the time, and a junior agent there saw me and was like, "Is she an actress?
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Jensen Ackles has a lot to be proud of: his flawless voice, those killer looks, and that adorable bromance with Supernatural costar Jared Padalecki.
And then there's his picture-perfect romance with Danneel Harris, whom CW fans will recognize as Rachel Gatina from One Tree Hill.
" So this guy, we started talking, and he sent me out for a couple soaps. Arianne: I was just so nervous because I wasn't ready yet.
I was going to school at Pierce College and taking my pre-vet courses there. For the callback, which was like four months later, I went back in to read for casting director Fran Bascom, who sent me to producers. Glamour: Did you do a screen test with Jensen Ackles?