‘Walker’: The ‘Competition’ Is On in New Trailer for Upcoming Episode

by Maria Hartfield

The CW’s WALKER starring Jared Padalecki (Supernatural) is gearing up for a new episode featuring an intense chili cook-off competition. Padalecki plays Cordell Walker in the show based on the original Walker, Texas Ranger series.

Cordell Walker is a widower and father of two who was working undercover for the last two years. He returns home to Austin, Texas only to discover the hard work is just beginning. As he works to navigate through many conflicts with his family, Walker begins to question the parameters surrounding his late wife’s untimely death.

Walker’s immediate family consists of his son, August (Kale Culley), daughter, Stella (Violet Brinson), ADA brother, William “Liam” (Keegan Allen), Mom (Molly Hagan), and Dad, Bonham (Mitch Pileggi).

The revival series observes Walker as he attempts to find a balance between his days as an undercover agent and present-day events.

‘Walker’ Season 2 Episode 2 Recap

Episode two of the new season titled “The One Who Got Away” aired on Thursday, November 4 via The CW. Picking up right after the season premiere’s intense standoff, Micki (Lindsey Morgan) gets in deeper with her criminal contacts Serrano and Garrison. Walker and Captain James become concerned as Micki moves further away from their supervision.

The episode reveals details behind Micki and Garrison’s relationship in which we learn the pair almost were married before Micki left Serrano standing at the alter.

In a dramatic turn of events, the episode concludes with a meeting between Garrison and Serano. Meanwhile, Micki makes a shocking discovery exposing the meeting as a trap. When she finds Garrison, he has a gun aimed directly at Cordell.

An intense shoot-out occurs in which Micki shoots one of Serano’s minions while Garrison shoots at Cordell and misses. Finally, Micki pushes Garrison to his death. She attempts to save him but to no avail.

Serano is arrested before he can get away, but not before telling Cordell, “I’ll be seeing you”.

The episode concludes with Micki crying in the back of her truck with a drink in hand while listening to a mix CD that Garrison had made her. It’s a bittersweet moment for fans of the series after the news of her departure.

What’s To Expect in Tonight’s New Installment

The series 3rd episode titled “Barn Burner” finds Walker doing his best to improve his family relationships as well as with the Davidsons. In an effort to resolve their past issues, Walker invites them to Side Step. Walker and Gale Davidson (Paula Marshall) are ready to put the past behind them but does everyone feel the same?

A trailer for the upcoming episode shows snippets of the highly-anticipated chili cook-off between family and friends.

View the official teaser for tonight’s episode below.

Episode 3 of Walker airs Thursday, November 11, 2021 at 8 pm EST on The CW.