Walker Season 2 Episode 18: Release date, promo, plot, cast and more updates

Walker Season 2 Episode 18: Release date, promo, plot, cast and more updates
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Know everything about Walker Season 2 Episode 18, which is all set to premiere this week. Continue reading to learn more.

Were Cordell and James about to make an unexpected discovery? There are many things that build up the premise for the upcoming episode of Walker Season 2, an American action crime drama television series for The CW, which is a remake of the 1990s television series titled Walker, Texas Ranger.

When watching the series, it’s important to keep an open mind as it’s not like the old Walker Texas Ranger, and Sam Winchester isn’t hunting down phantoms and ghouls, which many thought the show might be aiming for. 

Walker Season 2 Episode 18: Release date, promo, plot, cast and more updates

Moreover, the characters were very one-dimensional in the 1990s, so this is a refreshing new take on them. It’s a totally different series, with the emphasis on the family and the action taking place in the background. Walker’s debut is solid, albeit there are a few areas where he may improve. A show like this lives or dies on its ability to build believable characters with whom we can empathize.

If you want to prepare ahead of time before watching the upcoming episode, we’ve got all you need to know about the official release date, plot, and cast, which will undoubtedly prepare you to know about the next plotlines. Continue reading to find out more about Walker Season 2 Episode 18. 

Walker Season 2 Episode 18: Release date, promo, plot, cast and more updates

Walker Season 2 Episode 18 Release Date

Walker Season 2 Episode 18, Search and Rescue, is set to premiere on Thursday, June 9, 2022, at 8:00 PM (ET) on The CW network. The episode is directed by Austin Nichols, and the teleplay is written by Bret VandenBos & Brandon Willer. Moreover, the runtime of each episode is approximately 43 minutes.

It is the 18th episode of the second season, which is reported to conclude on June 23, 2022. Once the episode reaches the 20th episode, more information regarding the total number of episodes, if any additional episodes are included in the second season, will be disclosed. Hence, as of June 8, 2022, it is confirmed to be a 20-episode standard season. 

The official synopsis of Walker Season 2 Episode 18 states, “Cordell and James make a shocking discovery; Stella and August have a traumatic afternoon; Liam takes a concern to Davidson’s door.

Walker Season 2 Episode 18: Release date, promo, plot, cast and more updates

It’s challenging to get a clear picture of the plotline that viewers could expect to witness due to the short synopsis. This episode guide will help you comprehend the series’ timeline and plan ahead to watch the next episode before the finale, which will air in the coming weeks.

  • S2E1: They Started It – October 28, 2021
  • S2E2: The One Who Got Away – November 4, 2021
  • S2E3: Barn Burner – November 11, 2021
  • S2E4: It’s Not What You Think – November 18, 2021
  • S2E5: Partners and Third Wheels – December 2, 2021
  • S2E6: Douglas Fir – December 9, 2021
  • S2E7: Where Do We Go From Here? – January 13, 2022
  • S2E8: Two Points for Honesty – January 20, 2022
  • S2E9: Sucker Punch – January 27, 2022
  • S2E10: Nudge – March 3, 2022
  • S2E11: Boundaries – March 10, 2022
  • S2E12: Common Ground – March 31, 2022
  • S2E13: One Good Thing – April 7, 2022
  • S2E14: No Such Thing As Fair Play – April 14, 2022
  • S2E15: Bygones – April 28, 2022
  • S2E16: Champagne Problems – May 5, 2022
  • S2E17: Torn – June 2, 2022
  • S2E18: Search and Rescue – June 9, 2022
  • S2E19: A Matter of Miles – June 16, 2022
  • S2E20: Something’s Missing – June 23, 2022

On the other hand, fans anticipate that additional details will be given after the show airs on the streaming site rather than before. In addition, in the following weeks, the network will clarify these specifics regarding the next two episodes. As a result, we advise viewers to wait and see where the series goes. As a result, fans will have to wait until the episode airs to find out what the next episode’s theme will be.

Walker Season 2 Episode 18: Release date, promo, plot, cast and more updates

Walker Season 2 Episode 18 Official Promo

Take a look at the exclusive promo of Walker Season 2 Episode 18, Search and Rescue. According to the promo, the viewers can get glimpses of the episode where the short title states, AUSTIN NICHOLS DIRECTS. Moreover, the official premise of the promo was released by the CW network.

Walker 2x18 Promo "Search and Rescue" (HD) Jared Padalecki series

The promo description elaborated more than the synopsis, indicating that “Cordell (Jared Padalecki) and James (Coby Bell) make a shocking discovery. Meanwhile, Stella (Violet Brinson) and August (Kale Culley) have a traumatic afternoon and Liam (Keegan Allan) takes a concern to Davidson’s door.”

What to expect in Walker Season 2 Episode 18?

It’s tough to predict what will happen in Walker Season 2 Episode 18 right now. Because there have been no major spoilers on social media, as a result, viewers will be able to watch the episode without being spoiled ahead of time. But, if you’re as curious as to what will happen in the upcoming episode, the official promo gives a better glimpse of the upcoming episode. Moreover, we have listed down the key takeaways from the previous episode. 

The 18th episode will definitely pick up the plot and set the tone for the viewers to get right back into the series where they left off last week with the premiere of Episode 17, Torn, released on June 2, 2022. The episode is directed by America Young and written by Aaron Carew. It is estimated that the episode was viewed by 0.87 million US viewers. Check out the official promo of Walker Season 2 Episode 17 below:

Walker 2x17 Promo (HD) Jared Padalecki series

*Spoilers Ahead*

The official synopsis of the 17th episode states, “Twyla is tapped to assist the Rangers on a case as she and Cordell are beginning to grow closer; Stella reevaluates her feelings for Todd and Colton; Geri extends an olive branch to Denise.” We have highlighted some of the key plotlines in case you still haven’t seen the episode and plan to do so without getting major spoiler’s beforehand. So, in the last episode, the viewers got to see that Cordell Walker’s personal life has dramatically changed since reuniting with Twyla Jean, his old paramour from his undercover days.

Geri Broussard, his girlfriend, felt envious of the restored pair, putting a stop to their relationship as she turned to her newly discovered family, the Davidsons, for support. Walker spends more time with Twyla, much to the chagrin of Walker’s brother Liam, now that Walker and Geri’s relationship is on hold for the time being due to her knowing her true paternity and Walker growing closer to Twyla. 

Walker Season 2 Episode 18: Release date, promo, plot, cast and more updates

Denise invites both Walker and Twyla to her office, requiring Twyla’s assistance in infiltrating a money-laundering operation utilizing a local horse auction as a front, a notion that makes Walker uneasy. Twyla and Walker hook up right after the money laundering case is wrapped up, sparked by the success of the bust. As indicated that Stella has her own personal problems, with her boyfriend Todd becoming enraged by her developing interest in Colton Davidson, resulting in a brawl between the two lads at school.

The viewers see that Walker begins to delve deeper into the horse sale that he busted earlier with Twyla while he commiserates with Liam about his own relationship difficulties. As Walker begins to realize that the Davidsons may have cheated in their horse race in order to gain control of the Walker property, reigniting the family enmity, which leads to some rising tension.

Walker Season 2 Episode 18: Release date, promo, plot, cast and more updates

Walker Season 2 Cast

The main cast members of the series include: 

  • Jared Padalecki as Cordell Walker
  • Mason Thames as Young Walker 
  • Lindsey Morgan as Micki Ramirez 
  • Molly Hagan as Abeline Walker
  • Keegan Allen as Liam Walker
  • Violet Brinson as Stella Walker
  • Kale Culley as August Walker
  • Coby Bell as Captain Larry James
  • Jeff Pierre as Trey Barnett
  • Mitch Pileggi as Bonham Walker
  • Odette Annable as Geraldine “Geri” Broussard 
  • Ashley Reyes as Cassie Perez 

Some of the recurring cast members of the series include: 

  • Jalen Thomas Brooks as Colton Davidson
  • Amara Zaragoza as Denise Davidson 
  • Dave Annable as Dan Miller 
  • Paula Marshall as Gale Davidson 
  • Bella Samman as Faye 

Where to stream Walker Season 2 Episode 18?

Walker Season 2 Episode 18, Search and Rescue, is set to premiere on the CW network and will also be available to stream on the CW app or website sometime later when the episode on-air broadcast at the channel.

The viewers can also watch all the seasons of Walker on HBO Max or fuboTV, allowing viewers to watch new episodes based on location and membership plans, which they select based on their preferences. Moreover, the series is also available to rent or buy on  Google Play, Amazon Instant Video, and Vudu.

Walker Season 2 Official Trailer

The trailer gives viewers a glimpse of the series as “Walker realizes his life is at risk and confronts Captain James, who confesses to him the real reason Micki went undercover.

Meanwhile, the Davidsons return home, which sets Abeline on edge as there is dark history between the two families. Trey almost blows Micki’s cover. Steve Robin directed the episode written by Seamus Kevin Fahey & Anna Fricke.” Take a look at the official trailer below: 

Walker Season 2 Trailer (HD) Jared Padalecki series

Walker Overall Reception

On the review aggregator website Rotten Tomatoes, the series has an approval rating of 33% based on 18 critic reviews, with an average rating of 4.93/10. The website’s critical consensus states, “Despite decent performances, Walker’s bland storytelling and limited action fails to fill its namesake’s butt-kicking boots.”

On the other hand, Metacritic has a weighted average score of 51 out of 100 based on 8 critic reviews, indicating “mixed or average reviews”. According to IMDb, the series has an overall score of 5.9 out of 10 with 11k votes. 

Walker Season 2 Episode 18: Release date, promo, plot, cast and more updates

Walker Official Synopsis

The official synopsis of the series, according to the official CW website, states, “Jared Padalecki is Cordell Walker, a widower and father of two with his own moral code, who returns home to Austin after being undercover for two years, only to discover there’s harder work to be done at home.”

Catch up on all of the previous episodes of Walker Season 2, and keep an eye out for the season finale in the coming weeks.