Grimm (season 6)
|Grimm (season 6)|
|Country of origin||United States|
|No. of episodes||13|
|Original release||January 6 (2017-01-06) – March 31, 2017 (2017-03-31)|
The sixth and final season of the NBC American supernatural drama series Grimm was announced on April 18, 2016. It premiered on January 6 and concluded on March 31, 2017. The season consisted of 13 episodes. The series, created by David Greenwalt, Jim Kouf and Stephen Carpenter, is produced by NBC, GK Productions, Hazy Mills Productions, and Universal Television. The main plot follows a descendant of the Grimm line, Nick Burkhardt, as he deals with being a cop, and trying not to expose his secret as a Grimm.
Cast and characters
- David Giuntoli as Nick Burkhardt
- Russell Hornsby as Hank Griffin
- Silas Weir Mitchell as Monroe
- Bitsie Tulloch as Juliette Silverton/Eve
- Reggie Lee as Sergeant Drew Wu
- Sasha Roiz as Captain Sean Renard
- Bree Turner as Rosalee Calvert
- Claire Coffee as Adalind Schade
- Chris McKenna as Lt. Grossante
- Jacqueline Toboni as Theresa “Trubel” Rubel
- Danny Bruno as Bud Wurstner
- Hannah R. Loyd as Diana
- Damien Puckler as Martin Meisner
- Alla Korot as Dasha Karpushin
- Kevin Joy as Adult Kelly Burkhardt
- Nicole Steinwedell as Adult Diana
- Wil Traval as Zerstorer
- Douglas Trait as Skull Zerstorer
Special guest stars
On April 22, 2016, it was revealed that the sixth season would consist of at least 13 episodes, unlike previous seasons.
|Title||Directed by||Written by||Original air date||Prod.
|111||1||“Fugitive“||Aaron Lipstadt||David Greenwalt & Jim Kouf||January 6, 2017 (2017-01-06)||601||4.49|
|After killing Bonaparte, Renard uses his power as mayor and police chief to issue an APB and shoot-to-kill order on Nick, in an attempt to legally blame him for the events at the loft, as well as the North Precinct police station. Forced to lay low, Nick hides in Bud’s repair shop, while Juliet/Eve continues to feel complications after being healed. Despite his efforts, Nick is quickly found. The episode ends with Renard giving the order to surround the repair shop.
Opening quote: “Maybe this world is another planet’s hell.”
|112||2||“Trust Me Knot“||John Gray||David Greenwalt & Jim Kouf||January 13, 2017 (2017-01-13)||602||4.24|
|Hank and Wu may have figured out a way to stop Renard, while Nick is still on the run from Renard’s manhunt. Elsewhere, Eve tries to figure out the cloth’s mysteries. Adalind receives a phone call that puts her in the middle of everything, and Monroe and Rosalee have some babysitting adventures with Diana.
Opening quote: “Man is not what he thinks he is, he is what he hides.”
|113||3||“Oh Captain, My Captain“||David Giuntoli||Thomas Ian Griffith||January 20, 2017 (2017-01-20)||603||4.29|
|Nick pulls one last trick on Renard – to turn himself into Renard. The actual Renard finds out and must deal with the copycat. Meanwhile, the team makes sure that Nick’s plan will come to fruition. After Nick, as Renard, publicly renounces becoming the city’s mayor, the two finally fight on a roof and reach a deal.
Opening quote: “You will face yourself again in a moment of terror…”
|114||4||“El Cuegle“||Carlos Avila||Brenna Kouf||January 27, 2017 (2017-01-27)||604||4.28|
|After being reinstated, Nick and Hank have to investigate the kidnapping of a baby boy. The kidnapper turns out to be a Wessen of the Cuegle type, that claims he has visions of the babies’ futures, and only eats those who will grow up to do truly terrible things. Meanwhile, Renard keeps having discussions with his Meisner hallucination.
|115||5||“The Seven Year Itch“||Lee Rose||Jeff Miller||February 3, 2017 (2017-02-03)||605||4.08|
|A murder and the discovery of a body in a park lead Nick and Hank to an insect Wessen that emerges from the Earth every seven years for 24 hours. During that time, he has to capture a victim to drag underground to eat for the next seven years. Back in the loft, Adalind, thanks to Diana, finds an injured Eve in the tunnels, where she has painted the wooden shard’s cloth symbols in the walls during a trance. Meanwhile, Monroe and Rosalee learn they’re expecting triplets and Renard tries to discover if Meisner is a ghost or an hallucination.
|116||6||“Breakfast in Bed“||Julie Herlocker||Kyle McVey||February 10, 2017 (2017-02-10)||606||4.00|
|A violent murder puts Nick and Hank on the tail of an alp, a Wessen that eats dreams and seems to be using a cheap hotel as hunting ground. Meanwhile, Eve, Monroe and Rosalee try to decipher the symbols on the cloth that covered the wooden shard, discovering it is an astronomical map that points to a future date. Meisner’s ghost warns Renard of an ambush by the Black Claw and Renard dispatches them.
|117||7||“Blind Love“||Aaron Lipstadt||Sean Calder||February 17, 2017 (2017-02-17)||607||3.92|
|Rosalee surprises Monroe with a getaway for his birthday and invites most of the gang to join them. Things take a shocking turn when a hotel employee targets Nick in an effort to avenge his father. Using some body fluids, he makes all of them, except Rosalee due to her pregnancy, fall in love randomly with each other, so they will fight each other to death. The spell breaks when he’s killed. Meanwhile, Eve gets a visit from a dark force that she has seen before. Elsewhere, Capt. Renard spends the weekend with Diana when a former ally, Lt. Grossante, decides to get even by kidnapping her. But he’s unaware of her powers, and she gives him a painful lesson.
|118||8||“The Son Also Rises“||Peter Werner||Todd Milliner & Nick Peet||February 24, 2017 (2017-02-24)||608||4.01|
|Eve decides to stay at the Spice Shop, but she’s once again attacked from the other side of a mirror, and Monroe and Rosalee find her unconscious in the morning. While Nick sits at her bedside at the hospital, Hank and Wu investigate the killings of several scientists, that leads them to uncover a Frankenstein-type experiment involving Wessen body parts to revive a scientist’s son. Meanwhile, Renard tries to decipher the tunnel symbols that Diana drew, and his contact tells him part of it it’s some kind of prophecy.
|119||9||“Tree People“||Jim Kouf||Brenna Kouf||March 3, 2017 (2017-03-03)||609||4.23|
|After learning about Eve and Nick’s experiences with the mirror, all the group decides to use a buddy system when looking into a mirror, to prevent anyone from being taken. Nick, Hank and Wu investigate the case of a poacher who claims that his friend was killed by a tree-like monster, and they soon find more unexplained disappearances in the same forest. When they find a tree with human faces, they deduce it’s the joint work of two creatures, a kenoshimobi and a yuboko. With Monroe and Rosalee’s help, they set up a trap, and they’re apparently successful in stopping them.
|120||10||“Blood Magic“||Janice Cooke||Thomas Ian Griffith||March 10, 2017 (2017-03-10)||610||3.95|
|Monroe and Rosalee tape off all the mirrors. Eve asks Adalind for help, and she lends Eve her mother’s magic books. Eve asks questions to Adalind that only a Hexenbiest can give. Nick, Hank and Wu investigate a series of murders, one of which in a local nursing home, which leads Monroe and Rosalee to inform them about euthanasia being practiced in the Wesen community in Wesen with dementia, by the way of an insect Wesen called the Gevatter Tod. When an old Wesen man with dementia is deemed responsible for the two violent murders, Nick and the others allow the Gevatter Tod to do his job. Dasha says about an ancient prophecy predicts something coming. Renard decides to ask Nick about the mysterious symbols in the passageway. Eve uses blood magic to cross the mirror.
|121||11||“Where the Wild Things Were“||Terrence O’Hara||Brenna Kouf||March 17, 2017 (2017-03-17)||611||3.96|
|Eve finds a spell to walk through the mirror. Nick follows her using the wooden stick and they end up in a strange land resembling the Schwarzwald (Black Forest), where Wesen and primitive humans fight and cannibalize each other. Meanwhile, the others decide to show Renard the tunnel and the wooden stick in the hopes his friend could help them. Renard’s friend tells them of a prophecy that speaks of the coming of the Devil, that will take a “shaphat” (child bride) and have 100 children with her, and she believes Diana is the Shaphat. At the other side, Nick and Eve identify their enemy as the Zerstörer, and the episode ends as they confront him.
Opening quote: “Hell is empty, and all the devils are here.”
|122||12||“Zerstörer Shrugged“||Aaron Lipstadt||Story by: David Greenwalt & Jim Kouf
Teleplay by: Brenna Kouf
|March 24, 2017 (2017-03-24)||612||4.14|
|Nick and Eve unsuccessfully confront the Zerstörer (“Destroyer” in German) in his dimension, while their friends discover that the Zerstörer needs a Grimm to cross the portal today, the day of the prophecy. Diana opens the portal, bringing Nick and a now-human Eve back. The Zerstörer has also crossed, and is leaving a bloody trail in his wake. Diana hides with Kelly in the cabin in the woods from “Pilot” under Adalind and Renard’s protection. Meanwhile, Monroe, Rosalee, and Eve deduce that the stick is actually a long-hidden shard of wood from Zerstörer’s staff, that might have belonged to many historical figures in the past. Trubel arrives, having finished dismantling the criminal Wesen organization Black Claw for good. When the Zerstörer attacks the precinct, Wu and Hank are fatally injured, and Nick is overpowered.
Opening quote: “You shall break them with a rod.”
|123||13||“The End“||David Greenwalt||Jim Kouf & David Greenwalt||March 31, 2017 (2017-03-31)||613||4.33|
|With Hank and Wu dead, Zerstörer decides to hit the Spice Shop and Eve is fatally injured. Having killed everyone, Zerstörer explains to Nick he can revive them all if he gives him the stick. With the help of Trubel, Aunt Marie and Kelly, they kill Zerstörer, making the staff Nick’s, the stick gets sucked towards the staff, making it whole again. However, a portal to “The Other Place” appears as Nick tries to revive Adalind with his new-found power and pulls Nick in. He appears back in Monroe and Rosalee’s house, where he discovers it was all a test to discover if he was worthy of the staff.
Twenty years later, Kelly and Diana are continuing the Grimm legacy, fighting alongside Nick and Adalind as well as Monroe and Rosalee’s triplets.
Opening quote: “Thy rod and thy staff they comfort me.”
|1||“Fugitive“||January 6, 2017||0.9/4||4.49||0.5||N/A||1.4||N/A|
|2||“Trust Me Knot“||January 13, 2017||0.8/3||4.24||0.7||2.04||1.5||6.29|
|3||“Oh Captain, My Captain“||January 20, 2017||0.8/3||4.29||0.6||1.92||1.4||6.21|
|4||“El Cuegle“||January 27, 2017||0.8/3||4.28||0.7||2.01||1.5||6.29|
|5||“The Seven Year Itch“||February 3, 2017||0.8/3||4.08||0.7||2.12||1.5||6.27|
|6||“Breakfast in Bed“||February 10, 2017||0.7/3||4.00||0.7||N/A||1.4||N/A|
|7||“Blind Love“||February 17, 2017||0.8/3||3.92||0.6||N/A||1.4||N/A|
|8||“The Son Also Rises“||February 24, 2017||0.8/3||4.01||0.7||2.09||1.5||6.09|
|9||“Tree People“||March 3, 2017||0.8/3||4.23||TBD||TBD||TBD||TBD|
|10||“Blood Magic“||March 10, 2017||0.7/3||3.95||0.6||1.83||1.3||5.80|
|11||“Where the Wild Things Were“||March 17, 2017||0.8/3||3.96||TBD||TBD||TBD||TBD|
|12||“Zerstörer Shrugged“||March 24, 2017||0.8/3||4.14||TBD||TBD||TBD||TBD|
|13||“The End“||March 31, 2017||0.9/4||4.33||TBD||TBD||TBD||TBD|