The quirky new comedy Only Murders in the Building, starring comedy legends Steve Martin and Martin Short, is gearing up to return the investigative duo with Selena Gomez for episode 6.

So far, the trio has attempted to investigate Tim’s death themselves, whilst also juggling their private lives, and episode 6 will see Mabel (Gomez) return home to spend some time with her friends. Up ahead, we cover the release date and plot for the upcoming episode.

Only Murders in the Building | Official Trailer

Only Murders in the Building | Official Trailer

Only Murders in the Building Episode 6 Release Date

Only Murders in the Building episode 6 is scheduled to release on Tuesday, September 21, 2021 on Hulu and Disney+.

The series began on August 31, 2021 on the aforementioned platforms, debuting with a double-bill premiere.

All episodes of Only Murders in the Building are now expected to release weekly, consisting of 10 episodes in this first season. 

The finale is scheduled to air on Tuesday, October 19, 2021, for US audiences, and UK viewers can expect to view the finale on Tuesday, October 26, 2021.

The premise of the show revolves around Martin, Short, and Gomez’s characters, Charles-Haden Savage, Oliver Putnam, and Mabel Mora, as true crime aficionados who have been investigating a close proximity case.

Only Murders in the Building Episode 6 Plot 

Episode 6 of Only Murders in the Building is titled ‘To Protect and Serve’, and the official synopsis reads: “Mabel brings her new friends (and an old one) to her childhood home to meet her mother. Meanwhile, Detective Williams starts to have her own doubts about the case as she prepares for motherhood.”

Alongside the main cast of series regulars, a handful of special guests are also confirmed to be appearing throughout the first season. Tina Fey, Quincy Dunn-Baker, Allie Vazquez, Sting, Adriane Lenox, Alexander Blaise, and more have had their time crossing paths with the investigative trio, and some of the aforementioned guests are still to arrive.

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