The following put up incorporates spoilers for Tuesday’s Prodigal Sonmidseason finale. Proceed with warning!
If Malcolm Bright did not have critical belief points earlier than, he definitely does now!(*7*)
Tuesday’s episode ofProdigal Son, which served because the Season 2 winter finale, revealed the reality behind the bloodstains on Ainsley’s shirt — and we suppose we must be relieved that it wasn’t human blood on her garments, nor did Ainsley really kill anybody this time round. But a lot to Malcolm’s shock and anger, Ainsley was merely pranking her brother by pouring pig’s blood on herself, as a approach to punish him for mendacity to her about Nicholas Endicott’s demise.
“You lied to me. Underestimated me formonths,” Ainsley instructed Malcolm, refusing to imagine that her brother’s latest actions have been supposed to guard her. “For somebody who’s spent the previous few a long time making an attempt to get well from being gaslit, it is ironic how rapidly you resorted to it.” (Malcolm apologized, but in addition begged Ainsley to grasp her prank was “utterly deranged,” which… sure.)
With a trace of glee in her voice, Ainsley additionally urged Malcolm to imagine they acquired away with Endicott’s homicide: “We’re Whitlys. No one does this homicide stuff higher than us,” she added. But little does Ainsley know, Endicott’s head was simply recovered in Estonia, and Europol agent Simon Hoxley (The Good Wife‘s Alan Cumming) is heading to New York City to resolve the case.
Elsewhere within the midseason finale, Jessica determined to lastly write a memoir about her eventful life, with the advance going straight to her cash-strapped sister, Birdie. And over at Claremont Psychiatric, Martin acquired a job within the infirmary, the place he had his first encounter with Dr. Vivian Capshaw (new sequence common Catherine Zeta-Jones). Capshaw initially had Martin cleansing the power’s bedpans, however when he proved helpful in relieving a affected person of his mind bleed, Martin acquired a a lot hotter welcome from the doc — together with a butterscotch sweet that she (kinda sensually!) slipped into his hand on the finish of the day.
Prodigal Son will return with new episodes on Tuesday, April 13; watch a trailer for the upcoming installments beneath, then grade the midseason finale in our ballot.