Revenge Episode 80: Kindred



Revenge Episode

Title: Kindred
Season: 4 Episode #: 4.14
Episode: 80
First Air Date: January 25, 2015 (10pm)
DVD: Revenge: The Complete Fourth Season
Writer: Nancy Kiu
Director: Colin Bucksey
Guest Stars:
Gina Torres as Natalie Waters
Carolyn Hennesy as Penelope Ellis
Sebastian Pigott as Lyman
Ed Quinn as James Allen
John Barbolla as Chief Nelson
Danielle Rayne as Heather
Kim Richards as Stephanie
Jennifer Birmingham Lee as Maria
Rod McCary as Judge Miller
Don Fischer as Mayor Laken

Music:


Fan Rating: 10/10 (Average of all fan submitted ratings)


Synopsis:

Emily helps Nolan's bride deal with her secrets; Victoria faces a mysterious new socialite.

(From ABC)
Emily helps Nolanís blushing bride deal with the skeletons in her closet while Victoria contends with a mysterious new socialite.


(Recap From ABC)
David gives Emily a copy of her birth certificate. He wants to help clear her name so she can be Amanda Clarke again. CLICK! A photo is taken as father and daughter embrace. Margaux uses the shot in her magazine to insinuate an inappropriate relationship. Sheís determined to bring Emily down.

Jack is doing his best to duck all the accolades he and his partner are getting for taking down Malcolm Black. Emily learns from Ben that heís having a hard time in the limelight. She asks for advice on her fatherís desire to have her become Amanda Clarke again. Ben says he doesnít want to imagine a world without Emily Thorne. His words hit home. Emily lets her father know that she doesnít have to be Amanda Clarke again to be happy.

Louiseís brother produces the police report from the day their father died. He wants her to sign an annulment and put the conservatorship back in their mamaís name. Louise believes she may have killed her father. Nolan vows to help her find some answers. Emily helps, too. Using a memory-inducing technique she learned in Japan, she allows Louise to see that she didnít kill her dad.

Louise later declares via a note that she did, indeed, commit the crime she just denied. She bolts from the wedding reception. Emily tracks her down at a psychiatric facility. She presents Louise with the real police report from the night her father died thanks to Nolan's digging. She was actually trying to save him. Suddenly, Louise feels like attending her wedding reception.

Louise confronts her mama about the real events that went down the night her daddy died. There was arguing in the hall. Her father found out about the affair his wife was having with the judge who helped with the cover-up. Louise presents her mother with the real police report. She tells her to head home to Georgia and to never come back. She also cuts off her brother.

Victoria plans a fundraiser for a foundation in Danielís name. As she meets with a few of the ladies helping with the cause, newcomer Natalie Waters introduces herself. Victoria quickly puts this lady in her place. Natalie later tries to put Victoria in her place by suggesting sheís no longer Queen of the Hamptons. This becomes evident when there are so many no-shows at the fundraiser.

Victoria confronts her so-called friends at Nolanís reception. Disappointed by their lack of loyalty, she threatens to expose their dirty little secrets. Natalie watches in amazement as all the ladies whip out their checkbooks to make a health donation to the Daniel Grayson Foundation. Long live the queen! Victoria can only bask in the reclaiming of her crown for a short time. She receives a call saying thereís been a death in the family.

Jack is convinced by David to attend a ceremony with the mayor where heís to receive an award. Heís still uneasy about it though, as evidenced by an exchange he has with Emily. After his ceremony, he quits the police force. Jack later lets Margaux know that Daniel died a hero.

Margaux and Jack toast to her baby. Jack serves as a temporary bartender when the real one disappears. He eventually leaves when Ben texts him about his resignation. As for Margaux, the man she hired to dig up dirt presents her with video footage that would effectively destroy Jack, who catches Emily and Ben in a passionate embrace.