The CW launches the very first authorities trailer for the late 1800s-set prequel series Walker: Self-reliance, starring Arrow’s Katherine McNamara.
The CW has actually launched the very first trailer for Season 1 of Walker: Self-reliance.
The approaching Walker prequel series will be embeded in the late 1800s and star Arrow‘s Katherine McNamara as Abby Walker, “an affluent and tough-minded Bostonian.” The character is likewise a forefather of Walker‘s Cordell Walker, played by Jared Padalecki, although the network or mothership series have actually not divulged at this time precisely how the 2 characters relate. Padalecki will work as an executive manufacturer on the prequel series.
Self-reliance will air on Thursdays at 9 p.m. on The CW, instantly following Walker. The main plot run-through for Self-reliance mentions that the program follows McNamara’s Abby after her “husband is murdered before her eyes while on their journey out West. After crossing paths with Calian (Justin Johnson Cortez), a curious Apache tracker, Abby arrives in the town of Independence, Texas, where she encounters diverse and eclectic residents running from their pasts, chasing their dreams, and keeping their own secrets.”
Matt Barr stars opposite McNamara as Hoyt Rawlins, “a slippery rogue, thief and con artist with a dented heart of gold who quickly eyes Abby as a mark — until she turns the tables on him.” Barr formerly played his Self-reliance character’s future descendant Hoyt Rawlins in a repeating capability on Walker. Illustrated as one of Walker’s closest youth good friends, Rawlins was eliminated when he assisted the Walker household deal with a painful house intrusion from a gang of bank burglars led by Walker’s old opponent Clint West.
In addition to McNamara and Barr, the primary cast for Walker: Self-reliance consists of Philemon Chambers as Self-reliance’s honorable deputy constable Augustus, Greg Hovanessian as Constable Tom Davidson, Katie Findlay as a distinctive burlesque dancer called Kate Carver and Lawrence Kao as an emotional Chinese immigrant called Kai who runs a restaurant/laundry.
At The CW upfronts for the 2022-23 television season, the network’s chairman and CEO Mark Pedowitz exposed that Walker: Self-reliance is being pictured as the current addition to The CW brand name. He thinks that the “passionate and dedicated audiences” for the network’s present Walker series will likewise be engaged with the upcoming prequel “across all platforms, both linear and digital.”
Walker: Self-reliance marks the very first spinoff series for The CW’s Walker, which itself is a reboot of Walker, Texas Ranger, a CBS reveal that ran for 200 episodes throughout 8 seasons, from 1993 to 2001. A tv movie entitled Walker, Texas Ranger: Trial by Fire followed in 2005. Chuck Norris played Cordell Walker in the initial series and tv movie. The CW’s reboot premiered in January 2021 and will finish up its 2nd season on June 23.
A best date for Walker: Self-reliance will be revealed by The CW better to the start of the 2022-23 Fall television season.