The CW Columbus - Backpackers
When Ryan's lost journal suddenly gets posted online and explodes across the internet, Ryan's life dream of becoming a published author becomes real " if only he can track down the jerk who stole the journal. With Brandon's slacker brother Andrew (Giacomo Gianniotti, Reign) in tow, they travel from Thailand to Canada in search of the missing journal, while also seeking the ultimate answers to life, love and partying.
BACKPACKERS is produced by Shaftesbury U.S. and Smokebomb Entertainment, Shaftesburys award-winning digital media arm, in association with The CW Television Network. Developed for television and produced by Jay Bennett, BACKPACKERS is executive produced by Maggie Murphy, Christina Jennings, Scott Garvie and Tom Mazza.
Airs on Mondays at 8:30 p.m. / 7:30 c
Premieres on Monday, July 14 at 8:30 p.m. / 7:30 c
Season Finale on Monday, September 22 at 8:30 p.m. / 7:30 c
“Ich Bin Ein Backpacker”, 08/04
TO PRAGUE OR NOT TO PRAGUE " The search for Beth continues, and Ryan (Noah Reid) and Brandon (Dillon Casey) end up at a music festival in Berlin. They run into Mitchell (guest star Nils Hognestad) who, still annoyed at being ditched, withholds Beths whereabouts, and more importantly, who she is with. Meanwhile, Brandon finds himself choosing friendship over love when he decides to continue to help Ryan search for Beth instead of following his heart. Josh Levy directed the episode written by Adam M. Reid & Max B. Reid (#103).