SPOILER ALERT: The following story contains plot details from Damages Season 3 premiere as well as coming episodes.
For Damages' Tom Shayes (Tate Donovan), the Season 3 premiere was the best of times and the worst of times.
Damages: Ellen and Patty are on a (new) collision course
After making Tom a partner in Season 1, Patty (Glenn Close) finally puts Tom's name on the door. But just as the new Hewes & Shayes sign is being installed, one of the show's trademark flash-forwards reveals ...
Before Lost kicks off its final season (Tuesday, Feb. 2, 9/8c, ABC), let's flash-back to May 2009 and remember where all our favorite characters left off and what might be next.
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HUGO "HURLEY" REYES (Jorge Garcia)
Where We Left Off: In the Season 5 finale, Jacob encouraged Hurley to return to the island on Ajira 316, by telling him that he is not cursed, but in fact blessed. In the episode's final moments, Hurley drove his favorite VW van to the Swan Station site, Sayid and Miles in tow, to act as Jack's back-up when he gets in trouble with the Dharma Initiative.
What's Next: Producers have confirmed that Cynthia Watros will reprise the role of Libby, paving the way for a reunion of the quirky coupling. Garcia has also hinted that we haven't seen the last of "the numbers" just yet.
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Burning Questions: Is Hurley blessed? If so, are "the numbers" some kind of prayer? Will he reunite with Libby? Is he still a millionaire?
On top of getting to perform breathless stunts and be the hero on a weekly basis, there's another reason Mark Valley relishes his starring role on Human Target. "It's nice to know that I'm playing a character that once saved Batman's a--," the actor jokes, referring to his character's comic book legacy.
Based on the DC Comics character of the same name, Human Target (Tuesday at 9/8c) follows...
Damages is trying something a little different for its third season: Patty without Ellen.
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When the gripping FX legal thriller returns (Monday, Jan. 25 at 10/9c), Patty Hewes (Glenn Close) won't have her protégé-nemesis, Ellen Parsons (Rose Byrne), at her side. After finally getting Patty to admit she tried to have Ellen killed, Ellen has made good on her promise and left Hewes and Associates in her rearview mirror.
Or so she thought...