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Bassett thinks learning Athena’s backstory also gives insight into her relationship and later marriage to Michael (Rockmond Dunbar). I think it’s probably good that whatever her thoughts have been about this person who took him away from his family and his loved ones, that people do and can change for the better. In [the episode] “Fallout,” when she’s talking to the therapist, she’s saying, “Doug died. Bassett thinks learning Athena’s backstory also gives insight into her relationship and later marriage to Michael (Rockmond Dunbar). “Chimney is gonna have some things to deal with when his younger half brother shows up from Korea. I think what the audience loved and what I loved about the season finale last year is that it ended on a very high note. I love that portrayal of this kind of functional broken family, and I love his relationship with Bobby (Peter Krause). With the murder finally solved — Emmett was killed during a grocery store hold-up by a druggie robber — Bassett says a huge weight will be lifted off of her character’s shoulders and her heart. Black Friday is hell, this is known. ), the show actually delivered an often surprising exploration of domestic abuse and trauma through her character last season. They’re no strangers to adoption; Denny’s adopted. She even has hopeful parting words for the man who killed Emmett all those years ago. Her trying to fix Tara [Ellen Hollman] was destined to fail from the beginning. ", And for viewers still concerned about Bobby, Minear reassures them that, "I think we can rest pretty easy with Bobby right now... all his tests have been clear. this link is to an external site that may or may not meet accessibility guidelines. This was a way to continue that idea and tell that story a little more deeply, but also to give these characters a personal emergency that fit into the show. After all, you know Angela Bassett could stoic the hell out of a funeral episode. “9-1-1” will return this spring on Fox. So, this episode is really her facing that head-on. Subscribe to Deadline Breaking News Alerts and keep your inbox happy. Gives Higgins a Shot at Love in Season 3, Beth Maitland Pays Tribute to Her TV Mom as 'Y&R' Says Goodbye to Dina, 'NCIS: LA' Boss Teases What's Ahead for the Couples in Season 12, Thursday TV Ratings: Biden's Town Hall on ABC Tops Trump's on NBC, 'Leverage': 7 Episodes to Watch Before the Revival. [Warning: The below contains MAJOR spoilers for 9-1-1 Season 3, Episode 10, "Christmas Spirit"], Fox's 9-1-1 left viewers with quite the holiday cliffhanger during the fall finale episode, "Christmas Spirit.". I survived he didn’t.” What she didn’t say was, “I killed my husband” until she came back to him at the end of the episode. Aisha Hinds (Underground), People v. 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Expect more from the cliffhanger when 9-1-1 returns in March 2020. So I’ll keep throwing bricks at them and making them stronger. They’ve gone through so much and it just made them tighter and stronger and now they know better. So we’ll tell that story. ‘9-1-1’ Leaving All Doors Open For Connie ... Jennifer Love Hewitt is cast as 911 operator Maddie ... Kenneth Choi and Rockmond Dunbar. The real emergency is what happens after, as the heroic baggage handler stands up to bask in the cheers of the onlookers… only to get sucked into the engine of the nearby plane when it unexpectedly starts! TheWrap's latest news and analysis from Television Critics Association press tour. He is best known for his … As fans know, Michael (Rockmond Dunbar) — Athena’s (Angela Bassett) ex-husband, who came out as gay at the beginning of the series — discovered he has a tumor in the winter finale. There wasn’t a dry eye at the firehouse on Monday night’s 9-1-1 fall finale, but what does it all mean for the remainder of the Fox drama’s third season? Instead, the episode revealed that it’s another character whose fate is on the chopping block thanks to a tumor … Athena’s ex-husband, Michael! It’s clear something is up with him since he spends the entire episode getting weirdly emotional, sleepwalking across town to crawl into bed with Athena (?! Will Maddie (Jennifer Love Hewitt) finally be able to leave her dead, abusive husband Doug (Brian Hallisay) in the woods?I wanted to make sure that we didn’t just ignore or forget about what she’s been through. This is a known and treatable condition, but the connection to benzocaine was likely inspired the case of a 25-year-old woman from Rhode Island with a toothache and blue skin, which was reported in the New England Journal of Medicine earlier this year. The end of the fall finale gives viewers hope that things might be clearing up for her.