Supernatural Executive Producers Robert Singer and Sera Gamble visited The CW network yesterday to answer fans’ eager questions about the season premiere Friday, Sept. 23 at 9/8c:
With Sam clearly battling issues right off the bat, is there anything big for Dean on the horizon?
Dean will have lots of issues to deal with in the upcoming season. He will carry a very rocky and emotional journey.
Will Sam continue to hide his problems from Dean and Bobby?
His issues are so powerful with relation to the walls in his head breaking, that it will be very difficult to hide. He fears that he may be losing his marbles for good, and will be forced to come clean.
Will any new alliances be formed?
A few. Bobby will run into an old acquaintance named Frank who will prove difficult to deal with. In addition, a quirky new hunter named Garth will cross paths with Dean.
Will Sam and Dean be separated, or stand side by side throughout the season?
Our protagonists will be closely guided by where the story takes us. It will be mixed up, with each character engaging in their own adventures.
What is one overall theme for the seventh season?
Sam and Dean feel more-so than ever, that they are part of a small and outmatched resistance towards fighting evil. The world around them has drastically changed, and they need to react accordingly.