Cordell Walker is one of the main characters on the upcoming The CW reboot crime drama series, Walker. He is a policeman who is a widower and father of two who returns to Austin, Texas to discover there is much work to be done, but even more work to be done at home. Walker is the titular character and is portrayed by Jared Padalecki.
The CW's official character description: "a man finding his way back to his family while investigating crime in the state's most elite unit. Our broken widower and father of two returns home to Austin after being undercover for two years for a high profile case - only to discover that there's even more work to be done at home."
- Cordell Walker was originally played by Chuck Norris.