Supernatural News This Week
Scene from 15.3 'Destiny's Child'
Just how did the Supernatural cast and crew come back and film the last two episodes during a pandemic? In an interview with Variety, (ARTICLE SPOILER ALERT FOR CASTING) Robert Singer (co-show runner, executive producer) said everything went smoothly. Production crews were separated into pods to enforce social distancing. Everyone on set was taking testing, social distancing, and quarantining very seriously, and cast and crew were tested every three days. Here is Jared, showing testing in progress.
And because we love to turn a tweet into a tidbit of writing advice: this approach REALLY works when you're introing someone and want the audience to give a shit. I call it the Rock Star Entrance. It has a recipe you can use. (Quick thread.) https://t.co/agZybBBXSM— Sera Gamble (@serathegamble) September 16, 2020
That's it! Another time we did this during my tenure on #Supernatural was to introduce Castiel. He was meant to recur for just a few eps, but we knew the second we watched his entrance that he would break out. The entire script is the setup I just outlined. Full Rock Star.— Sera Gamble (@serathegamble) September 16, 2020