If Jensen wanted to be interviewed by the NYTs he could have his PR team arrange it. He has enough pull, especially since he's about to be on a very high profile show. Jensen and Danneel, don't actually need Jared. The WB (not just the CW) gave them a multi year production deal to develop projects. Not Jared and Jensen. Jared isn't part of Chaos Machine and apparently had no interest in anything it was doing since he had months to ask Jensen about the projects he was working on. (Communication works both ways).
The reason we haven't heard much from Jensen lately is The Boys is s