Resident Alien Season 2 Finale: Release Date, Recap, and Speculation

Resident Alien Season 2 Finale: Release Date, Recap, and Speculation

In the penultimate episode of Resident Alien, we see an unlikely team-up between two sworn enemies. Asta discovers that Peter is being held captive in Harry’s bunker despite his feeble attempt to hide the truth. She frees him from his restraints and suggests that they work together.

Harry and Peter come up with a plan to break into McCalister’s facility and rescue Peter’s son Robert as well as Alien Baby. While the plan is successful, Peter ends up sacrificing his life to save his son from Joseph.

1. Episode 16 Speculation

Peter and Harry’s unlikely team-up ends in tragedy as Peter ends up sacrificing himself to save his son from a bullet. The two of them seemed to have formed a bond over this mission and it’s likely that Harry will take Peter’s son Robert under his care.

Resident Alien Season 2 Finale: Release Date, Recap, and Speculation
Resident Alien | Source: IMDb

Additionally, Liv discovers CCTV footage of the day Peter supposedly left town and sees a portion of Harry’s arm. Things could get complicated if she discovers Harry’s secret.

McCallister will most likely retaliate against Harry for breaking into her facility which could possibly result in another showdown.

2. Episode 16 Release Date

Episode 16 of the Resident Alien Season 2 series has been released on Wednesday, Sep 28, 2022 at 6:00 pm PDT.

This will be the final episode of this season. No delays have been announced.

I. Is the series on break?

No, the series is not on break and will proceed as scheduled.

3. Where to Watch Resident Alien

Season 2 of Resident Alien is available to stream on Syfy, fuboTV, and Prime Video.

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4. Resident Alien Season Schedule

Episode NumberEpisode TitleDirected byWritten byRelease Date
1“Old Friends”Robert Duncan McNeillChris SheridanJanuary 26, 2022
2“The Wire”Robert Duncan McNeillSarah BeckettFebruary 2, 2022
3“Girls’ Night”Shannon KohliJenna LamiaFebruary 9, 2022
4“Radio Harry”Shannon KohliTommy PicoFebruary 16, 2022
5“Family Day”Lea ThompsonBiniam BizunehFebruary 23, 2022
6“An Alien in New York”Lea ThompsonElias BenavidezMarch 2, 2022
7“Escape From New York”Claudia YarmyEmily Eslami & Jeffrey NievesMarch 9, 2022
8“Alien Dinner Party”Claudia YarmyChris SheridanMarch 16, 2022
9“Autopsy”Kabir AkhtarCherry ChevapravatdumrongAugust 10, 2022
10“The Ghost of Bobby Smallwood”Kabir AkhtarChristian TaylorAugust 17, 2022
11“The Weight”Warren P. SonodaZach CannonAugust 24, 2022
12“The Alien Within”Warren P. SonodaNastaran DibaiAugust 31, 2022
13“Harry, a Parent”Brennan ShroffJenna LamiaSeptember 7, 2022
14“Cat and Mouse”Brennan ShroffSarah Beckett and Emily Eslami & Jeffrey NievesSeptember 14, 2022
15“Best of Enemies”TBANastaran DibaiSeptember 21, 2022
16“I Believe in Aliens”TBAChris SheridanSeptember 28, 2022

5. Episode 15 Recap

The episode opens with a flashback scene set two years after the disappearance of Peter’s son. As they prepare a cake for their son’s birthday, Peter’s wife disappears for a moment. When she reappears, she claims she saw their son with the extraterrestrials that took him away.

Resident Alien Season 2 Finale: Release Date, Recap, and Speculation
Resident Alien | Source: IMDb

In the present, D’Arcy makes pancakes for Dan and Asta as a gesture of gratitude for letting her stay with them. She’s also undergone detox therapy and is making progress in her recovery.

Peter is still alive and is being held hostage in Harry’s bunker. Asta goes over to Harry’s cabin to inform him that it’s safe to return to the clinic as Liv assumed that Peter left town. She can immediately tell Harry is hiding something and is shocked to find Peter in the bunker.

She sympathizes with Peter and unties his restraints. Asta believes they should all work together and Peter agrees to not target Harry if he promises to not kill him. Together, they hatch up a plan to get into McCallister’s facility and rescue Alien Baby.

6. About Resident Alien

Created by Chris Sheridan, Resident Alien is an American sci-fi comedy drama series based on the comic book of the same title. 

The show follows an alien who was originally tasked with destroying humanity after he crash lands on Earth and takes on the identity of a pathology physician named Harry.

As the series progresses, he struggles to deal with the moral implications of his true mission. 

The series premiered on January 27, 2021 on Syfy and is currently airing its second season.