Supernatural Hot Shots: Castiel Is Back... Again!

After a selfless sacrifice left him tormented and seemingly comatose, Castiel once again returns to Supernatural this Friday (The CW, 9/8c) — and we’ve got a first look at his… reawakening of sorts.

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Per the official “Reading Is Fundamental” synopsis, “Meg calls Dean and Sam and tells them Castiel is awake and talking. Meanwhile, a teenager named Kevin gets hit by a bolt of lightning and is turned into a reluctant prophet. Sam and Dean believe Kevin holds the key to defeating the Leviathans but must fight off two Archangels who want him for their own purposes.”

Peruse the pics below, and then hit the comments with your thoughts on yet another of Castiel’s revivals.