Spoiler:The Kindness of Strangers
|The Kindness of Strangers|
|First aired:||October 15, 2007|
|Written by:||Tim Kring|
|Directed by:||Adam Kane|
|Next spoiler:||Fight or Flight|
This article contains archived spoilers about The Kindness of Strangers. See the main article to see how they panned out. For general spoilers about upcoming episodes, see Spoiler:Heroes. For spoilers about Season Two, see Season Two spoilers.
As secrets about the previous generation of heroes are revealed, a new hero emerges in post-Katrina New Orleans.
While taking care of her brother Damon (guest star Carlon Jeffery), grandmother Nana (guest star Nichelle Nichols) and cousin Micah (Noah Gray-Cabey) between shifts at a local fast food joint, Monica Dawson (Dana Davis) begins to exhibit some unexpected new abilities. Angela Petrelli (guest star Cristine Rose) makes a shocking confession as new information about the previous generation of Heroes is revealed. With Molly's (guest star Adair Tishler) "nightmare-man" continuing to turn her dreams into nightmares, Matt (Greg Grunberg) asks her to put aside her fears and locate him on a map--with terrible results. Suspecting Claire (Hayden Panettiere) has a new boyfriend, H.R.G. (Jack Coleman) fears for the future. As they get closer to the U.S., Maya (Dania Ramirez) and Alejandro (Shalim Ortiz) make a grim discovery on the road. David Anders, James Kyson Lee, Masi Oka, Adrian Pasdar, Zachary Quinto, Sendhil Ramamurthy, Milo Ventimiglia also star. Randall Bentley, Ashley Crow, Barry Shabaka Henley and Jimmy Jean-Louis guest star.
- 9/13 -- NEW! According to the National Enquirer, a new hero (Dana Davis) has the power of photographic reflexes, meaning she can replicate any physical motion she witnesses. She foils a stick-up man by snatching his gun and flooring him with a double backflip she once saw during a wrestling show. American students Derek and Maya find Sylar lying face down in the Mexican desert and rescue him. He tells them his name is Gabriel Gray and seems willing to help them but secretly kills Derek at a gas station. Molly's "nightmare-man" turns out to be the mysterious Bob from the Company, who is actually Matt's father.
- 8/24 -- During this episode (according to HeroSite), West will fly Claire to the Hollywood sign for the romantic moment Kristin Veitch mentioned.
- 8/21 -- HeroSite releases information about episode four, including the title, airdate, writer, and director.
- 8/16 -- TV Guide reports that Nana will debut in the fourth episode of Season Two. Note that this is contrasted from BuddyTV's 7/18 announcement that Nana would appear in the second episode of the season
- 8/14 -- IMDb reports that Taira Soo will portray a school teacher in the fourth episode of the season.
- 7/17 -- According to Kristin Veitch's blog, the fourth episode of Season Two may be set in New Orleans.