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Hulu Reveals Plot Synopses For First Five Episodes of Marvel’s Helstrom

September 12, 2020 | Posted by Jeremy Thomas

Marvel’s Helstrom launches on Hulu next month, and now we know the plots for the first five episodes. Hulu has released the synopses for the first half of the season, which premieres on October 16th. The series, based on Marvel’s character of Daimon Hellstrom, stars Tom Austen and Sydney Lemmon star in the series as Daimon and Ana Helstrom, the son and daughter of a mysterious and powerful serial killer. The siblings have a complicated dynamic as they track down the worst of humanity — each with their attitude and skills.

The synopses for the episodes are as follows::

Episode 1: Mother’s Little Helpers: Daimon Helstrom investigates a possessed young boy in Oregon. Meanwhile in San Francisco, Ana Helstrom stages an auction to expose a criminal. Disturbing events at St. Teresa’s cause concern as the siblings estranged Mother remains hospitalized.Written By: Paul Zbyszewski. Directed By: Daina Reed

Episode 2: Viaticum: A horrific accident leads Daimon and Gabriella fighting to save a man’s soul, while a darker force attempts to stop them. Meanwhile, Yen’s relationship with his work takes a dark turn towards obsession, and a discovery leads Ana back to St. Teresa’s.Written By: Blair Butler. Directed By: Anders Engstrom

Episode 3: The One Who Got Away: Daimon and Ana learn more about the destruction their father left in his wake. With Gabriella, they pay a visit to a potential victim and find themselves in deeper than they ever could have imagined. Hastings shocks Caretaker with a stunning revelation.Written By: Marcus Dalzine. Directed By: Michael Offer

Episode 4: Containment: A demonic enemy brings together an unusual group. Daimon and Ana travel to San Francisco in search of Yen and an artifact that may help defeat the enemy. Ana tells Daimon about her extracurricular activities, and Gabriella’s faith is attacked.Written By: Sheila Wilson. Directed By: Amanda Row

Episode 5: Committed: Things are not what they seem as Mother’s health sharply declines. As Ana searches for Yen, Gabriella offers counsel to a student struggling to understand how demons live among us. Daimon makes a discovery that is truly a matter of life and death.Written By: Matt Morgan & Ian Sobel. Directed By: Jovanka Vuckovic

Also starring in the series are Elizabeth Marvel as Victoria Helstrom, Robert Wisdom as Caretaker, June Carryl as Dr. Louise Hastings, Ariana Guerra as Gabriella Rossetti, Daniel Cudmore as Keith Spivey, David Meunier as Finn Miller, and Alain Uy as Chris Yen. The show is a co-production between Marvel Television and ABC Signature Studios, with Jeph Loeb and Paul Zbyszewski co-executive producing.