"Prodigal Son" It's All in the Execution (TV Episode 2021) - IMDb
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It's All in the Execution 

Bright finds his personal life in disarray after his sister's shocking actions; he must take care of her and protect his mother from a secret that could tear the family apart all over again; Malcolm must find a killer.

Director:

Antonio Negret

Writers:

Chris Fedak (created by), Sam Sklaver (created by) | 5 more credits »
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Cast

Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Tom Payne ... Malcolm Bright
Lou Diamond Phillips ... Gil Arroyo
Halston Sage ... Ainsley Whitly
Aurora Perrineau ... Dani Powell
Frank Harts ... JT Tarmel
Keiko Agena ... Dr. Edrisa Tanaka
Bellamy Young ... Jessica Whitly
Michael Sheen ... Dr. Martin Whitly
Michael Chernus ... Jerry
Michael Laurence ... Tom Henry Glanton
Jeanette Dilone ... Natalie Barba
Jeremy Crutchley ... Izzy Collins
Robbie Tann ... Boyd Hicks
Hiram Delgado Hiram Delgado ... Chester
Esau Pritchett Esau Pritchett ... Mr. David
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Storyline

Bright finds his personal life in disarray after his sister's shocking actions; he must take care of her and protect his mother from a secret that could tear the family apart all over again; Malcolm must find a killer.

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TV-14
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Trivia

At the end where Malcolm is talking to his father if you listen carefully you can hear a slow darker version of Don't Fear the Reaper by Blue Oyster Cult. See more »

Goofs

That isn't how nail guns work. In the 'sex dungeon' scene Malcolm threatens Boyd by firing a framing nail into the wood next to Boyd's head, from 6 feet away. All nail guns, pneumatic or electric, have built-in plate safety features, to prevent this very thing from happening. The firing mechanism must be pressed firmly against a surface, which disengages the safety, before the nail can be fired. Nail guns cannot simply be fired like a dart-spitting revolver. See more »

Quotes

Malcolm Bright: [answering his phone, while holding the Penthouse Slasher off the edge of a building ledge] Hey. Kind of busy.
Dr. Martin Whitly: My boy! Oh! It's-it's your father. I have, uh, I have sensational news!
Malcolm Bright: Please say it's cancer.
Dr. Martin Whitly: I'm heading home! Wait, what did you say?
Malcolm Bright: What do you mean, "home"?
Dr. Martin Whitly: Well, well not, not home, home. They're transferring me back to Claremont.
Malcolm Bright: Why?
Dr. Martin Whitly: Well, I did single-handedly prevent Covid from ravaging the most over populated prison on the East Coast. 'Course, contact tracing is a breeze when your...
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I Feel Love
written by Giorgio Moroder and Pete Bellotte
performed by Donna Summer
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A fantastic series starter severely damaged by political references.
14 January 2021 | by domsmailSee all my reviews

This was a fantastic episode. But the political references REALLY got under my skin. Like seriously, we don't want politics on our TV shows. Save that for the media.


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Language:

English

Release Date:

12 January 2021 (USA) See more »

Filming Locations:

New York City, New York, USA

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Sound Mix:

Stereo

Color:

Color

Aspect Ratio:

16:9 HD
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