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Prodigal Son Season 2 Preview: Bright Needs The Devil for A Holy Case

Prodigal Son Season 2 Preview: Bright Needs The Devil for A Holy Case

Whitly aka "The Surgeon" (Michael Sheen) has found a way to use the COVID pandemic to his advantage- and advantage that looks to get him one step closer to a family reunion So with that in mind, here's a look at our preview package for this week's appropriately-titled episode "Speak of the Devil":[caption id="attachment_1323869" align="aligncenter"[...]

Prodigal Son Season 2 Preview: Martin Feels a Bit Under Appreciated

Prodigal Son Season 2 Preview: Martin Feels a Bit Under Appreciated

Martin Whitly (Michael Sheen) aka "The Surgeon," who feels a bit under-appreciated by son Malcolm Bright (Tom Payne) Considering how he helped Bright clean up the mess after Ainsley (Halston Sage) relieved Endicott (Dermot Mulroney) of about 98% of his blood supply, he does have a bit of a point But as you're about to[...]

Prodigal Son S02: Does Catching Killers Keep Bright From Becoming One

Prodigal Son S02: Does Catching Killers Keep Bright From Becoming One?

Martin Whitly (Michael Sheen) aka "The Surgeon" is "digging" the idea of a family reunion- and in the new images released (below and further down the article), it appears his plan begins with what else? A murder case he can help his son solve Pretty convenient, huh?[caption id="attachment_1320722" align="aligncenter" width="600"] ©2020 Fox Media LLC Cr:[...]

Prodigal Son Welcomes Catherine Zeta-Jones to Season 2 with Major Role

Prodigal Son Welcomes Catherine Zeta-Jones to Season 2 with Major Role

At first, reveling in assigning "the Surgeon" to clean bedpans and mop floors, Dr Capshaw sees Martin in a new light when he starts helping treat the other patients Just so we're clear? That's not a good thing "An extraordinary talent, Catherine Zeta-Jones is the perfect foil for the brilliant Michael Sheen," said Michael Thorn,[...]

Prodigal Son Cast Shares Characters Season 2 New Years Resolutions

Prodigal Son Cast Shares Characters' Season 2 New Year's Resolutions

Martin Whitly (Michael Sheen) aka "The Surgeon" is tired of feeling left out and really "digging" the idea of a family reunion- but not before helping his son with his first case of the second season So yeah, that's a lot of baggage to carry into a new year/season- which means it's time to make[...]

Prodigal Son Cast Shows Us Who Knows Their Lines- And Who Doesnt

Prodigal Son Cast Shows Us Who Knows Their Lines- And Who Doesn't

Meanwhile, dear old dad Martin Whitly (Sheen) aka "The Surgeon" doesn't want to feel left out, really "digging" the idea of a family reunion.[caption id="attachment_1315984" align="aligncenter" width="600"] Prodigal Son quizzes the cast (Image: FOX screencap)[/caption]With all of that ready to be unleashed when the series returns on January 12, it's probably a good time to[...]

Prodigal Son Season 2 Preview: Brights New Case Martins New Roomie

Prodigal Son Season 2 Preview: Bright's New Case; Martin's New Roomie

Then there's dear old dad Martin Whitly (Sheen) aka "The Surgeon," who thinks his kids are "in a really good place" and is "digging" the idea of a family reunion.[caption id="attachment_1312005" align="aligncenter" width="600"] ©2020 Fox Media LLC Cr: Phil Caruso/FOX[/caption]This brings us to some new details on season-opener "It’s All In The Execution" revealed by[...]

Prodigal Son Cast Teases Season 2 Twists &#038 Turns New Images Released

Prodigal Son Cast Teases Season 2 Twists & Turns; New Images Released

Then there's the matter of dear old dad Martin (Sheen) aka "The Surgeon," who thinks his kids are "in a really good place" and is "digging" the idea of a family reunion It's the kind of mental baggage that could force a man to reconsider certain aspects about himself that he's been keeping buried...[caption id="attachment_1312005"[...]

Prodigal Son Season 2: Malcolms Rollercoater Just Got More Twisted

Prodigal Son Season 2: Malcolm's Rollercoater Just Got More Twisted

MARTIN WHITLY (Michael Sheen), was a notorious serial killer known as “The Surgeon.” Now he’s using his twisted genius to help the NYPD solve their most puzzling murders Bright’s team, led by his longtime mentor, NYPD Lieutenant GIL ARROYO (Lou Diamond Phillips), includes Detectives DANI POWELL (Aurora Perrineau), JT TARMEL (Frank Harts) and medical examiner[...]

Prodigal Son Season 2: Christian Borle Michael Potts Join FOX Series

Prodigal Son Season 2: Christian Borle, Michael Potts Join FOX Series

MARTIN WHITLY (Michael Sheen) was one of the worst, a notorious serial killer called “The Surgeon.” Bright is the best criminal psychologist around and murder is the family business He uses his twisted genius to help the NYPD solve crimes for his longtime mentor, NYPD Detective GIL ARROYO (Lou Diamond Phillips), all while dealing with[...]

Prodigal Son Season 2 Preview: Are Brights Instincts Killer Enough

Prodigal Son Season 2 Preview: Are Bright's Instincts Killer Enough?

MARTIN WHITLY (Michael Sheen) was one of the worst, a notorious serial killer called “The Surgeon.” Bright is the best criminal psychologist around and murder is the family business He uses his twisted genius to help the NYPD solve crimes for his longtime mentor, NYPD Detective GIL ARROYO (Lou Diamond Phillips), all while dealing with[...]

Prodigal Son Season 2 Key Art: Brights Family Bonding Gets Bloodier

Prodigal Son Season 2 Key Art: Bright's Family Bonding Gets Bloodier

Not surprising when your sister Ainsley (Halston Sage) proves to be a chip off "The Surgeon's" block by going stabby-stabby on Nicholas Endicott (Dermot Mulroney) While "dear old dad" is beaming with pride, it does leave us wondering where Bright goes from here- and how Jessica (Bellamy Young) will react Following that, we've updated the series[...]

Prodigal Son Season 2: Our Thoughts on That Ainsley-Focused Teaser

Prodigal Son Season 2: Our Thoughts on That Ainsley-Focused Teaser

What will Hell look like for her? Prison or a psychiatric facility, sharing some space with her dear old dad? Clearly "like father, like daughter" but is she prepared to embrace her new taste for blood and give over to "The Surgeon's" way of handling matters, or find the "good little angel" inside?[caption id="attachment_1210462" align="aligncenter"[...]

Prodigal Son Renewed for Season 2 Teaser Shows Ainsley The Bad Angel

Prodigal Son Renewed for Season 2; Teaser Shows Ainsley, The Bad Angel

MARTIN WHITLY (Michael Sheen) was one of the worst, a notorious serial killer called “The Surgeon.” Bright is the best criminal psychologist around and murder is the family business He uses his twisted genius to help the NYPD solve crimes for his longtime mentor, NYPD Detective GIL ARROYO (Lou Diamond Phillips), all while dealing with[...]

Prodigal Son Webisode Review: Look at The Surgeons Day Proves Winner

Prodigal Son Webisode Review: Look at The Surgeon's Day Proves Winner

So what does "The Surgeon" do to stay sane (or maintain his insanity, depending on how you look at it)? It looks like art, group therapy, self-reflection, quality time with Bright (Tom Payne), and, obviously, controlling those around him I’d be disappointed if that wasn’t the case, and I wonder if this is a foreshadowing[...]

Prodigal Son: Our Thoughts on FOX Series Season 2 Possibilities

Prodigal Son: Our Thoughts on FOX Series' Season 2 Possibilities

Gil (Lou Diamond Phillips) was left at the hospital in the middle of surgery, most likely surviving and providing Jessica with a  shoulder to cry on and protect her children from serving out a life sentence (especially with my prediction of Bright trying to take the fall for Ainsley’s trigger happy knife fingers).[caption id="attachment_1201856" align="aligncenter"[...]

Prodigal Son Review: Like Father a Bloody Brilliant Season-Ender

Prodigal Son Review: Like Father a Bloody Brilliant Season-Ender

Brilliantly played out is The Surgeon being set up by Endicott (Dermot Mulroney) as trying to escape from Claremont psychiatric facility That’s how he ends up in prison general population waiting to be slaughtered like a lamb when a hit is put out on his life Dr Whitly has unbecomingly softened throughout the season: a[...]

Prodigal Son Season 1 Finale Preview Finds Bright Framed and Desperate

Prodigal Son Season 1 Finale Preview Finds Bright Framed and Desperate

How will all of this affect the Whitley family and where will each one of the end up? Will The Surgeon get to taste blood again?https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vi4ibqkuILYhttps://www.youtube.com/watch?v=xWczYKhIo_g More killer footage of the season finale of FOX's Prodigal Son and we might end up being surprised after all[...]

Prodigal Son Season 1 Finale Preview Finds The Whitly Family United

Prodigal Son Season 1 Finale Preview Finds The Whitly Family United

Central to it all has been The Surgeon who has traumatized each member of his family especially Bright Is the assumption that Bright comes face to face with the girl in the box, psychological problem solved, no more need for restraints and mouth guards while he sleeps – because there is just no way in[...]

Prodigal Son Season 1 The Professionals Review: Family Divided United

Prodigal Son Season 1 The Professionals Review: Family Divided, United

"The Surgeon" has softened up so much in the presence of his family throughout the season, it is painfully obvious that they are his Achilles heel Granted, his love for them set Endicott in motion to destroy his family Or did it The timing seemed way too precise, perhaps Nicholas has his own additional agenda[...]