|First aired:||March 5, 2007|
|Previous spoiler:||Company Man|
DEATH, DUPLICITY, AND TERRIBLE GLIMPSES OF THE FUTURE SHAKE THE "HEROES" -- LINDERMAN IS REVEALED AND NEW "HERO" CANDICE WILMER (GUEST STAR MISSY PEREGRYM) DEBUTS -- With the election and NYC's destruction looming, Nathan (Adrian Pasdar) has a disturbing face-to-face meeting with the shadowy Linderman. Hiro's (Golden Globe nominee Masi Oka) attempt to steal the sword steers him into a grim new direction. Suresh (Sendhil Ramamurthy) makes a breakthrough on "the list" -- at great cost. D.L. (Leonard Roberts) begins to suspect all is not well at home. Isaac (Santiago Cabrera) paints his most terrible painting yet. New "hero" Candice Wilmer (guest star Missy Peregrym) makes an illusive debut. Jack Coleman, Tawny Cypress, Noah Gray-Cabey, Greg Grunberg, Ali Larter, Hayden Panettiere and Milo Ventimiglia also star. Ashley Crow, Jimmy Jean-Louis, James Kyson Lee, Zachary Quinto and Eric Roberts guest star.
- 02/22 - Suresh and Sylar are still working together in this episode. Source: | SpoilerFix.com
- 02/21 - Feb. 19 is when Simone got shot; Mar. 5 is when she dies. Source: | Ask Ausiello @ TV Guide
- 02/14 - Claire isn't the one dying. Source: | Ask Ausiello @ TV Guide
- 02/10 - There's one person you probably think they would never kill off because of his or her special role on the series. But what if there were someone who could instantly absorb that person's special role? Source: on E!Online
- 02/07 - Block off the evening of March 5 in your Outlook calendar: That's when the series regular gets grim-reapered. Source: | Ask Ausiello @ TV Guide
- 01/31 - Malcolm McDowell landed the part of Linderman. Source: | Ask Ausiello @ TV Guide
- 01/24 - The regular who dies is either Mohinder, Peter, Simone, H.R.G., Niki/Jessica, Micah, or Claire. Source: | Ask Ausiello @ TV Guide
- 01/24 - Nathan's destiny will become very clear to him in episode 18. Source: | TV Guide
- 01/23 - Missy Peregrym has been cast as Faith, a female temptress who, according to an earlier casting breakdown, "wields a tremendous amount of sex appeal" and is willing to "get her hands dirty" for her employer. Peregrym will first appear in Episode 18, likely airing in April. Source: | The Ausiello Report
- 12/18 - Another Hero is going to die before the season ends. Peter and Claire will not get together. Source: | Kristin on E!Online
- If any time is spent revisiting where we left Simone, Peter, and Isaac, we will learn that Peter's empathy coupled with Claire's regeneration gives him the ability to heal wounds.
- An apparently alive Simone was actually an illusion created by Candice Willmer. If you look at the still in the trailer, Simone's real body is on the bed behind her.
- Sylar attempts to use his patented telekinetic scalpel trick on Peter.