Jensen Ackles confirms his Supernatural co-star Jared Padalecki is recovering from a car accident.

Though the beloved CW series came to an end in 2020, onscreen brothers Ackles and Padalecki have remained close even as they moved on to other shows.

The Supernatural stars even reunited on the set of Padalecki's current show,

the CW's Walker; Ackles came on board as a director for a recent season 2 episode.

This came after the two appeared to have a public feud over the upcoming Supernatural prequel The Winchesters, on which Ackles serves as producer.

Padalecki initially seemed betrayed by the idea, but he and Ackles have since publicly reconciled.

Ackles and Padalecki both starred opposite one another on Supernatural for 15 seasons,

playing brothers Dean and Sam Winchester, respectively. Attracting over 5.6 million viewers when the pilot first premiered,

Supernatural has grown to cult status, having developed a dedicated fanbase which still holds an active online presence.

The show is so beloved that the first fan convention took place back in 2006,

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