Gabriel Tigerman about Jared and Jensen pranks (NashCon 2012). Gabe was only in season 2 so I’m guessing this was before they decided pranking each other was dangerous. And his last episode was All Hell Breaks Loose, part 1 where Sam actually dies at the end and it was really hard on Jensen. I can totally see Jared pulling pranks to distract him.
- “Let me ask you a question, Mish.” - “What’s up?” - “Do you put notes in your script? Obviously you don’t.”
Jensen: “You know, he’s not here, I know he’s not here, he’s got on a plane this morning. But it’s very refreshing. You know. he’s more than family, so you know whenever you -”
Jared: [interrupts] “We missed him as much as y’all have.”
Jensen: “Yeah whenever we get the band back together it’s always, it’s always fun. Hopefully we get more of the- In fact I was telling Bob, I was like: ‘So, season 8: Benedict, Speight, Mish, Beaver.’ I’m like ‘Do I need to continue?’ He’s like ‘I got the picture.“