Spoiler:Close to You
|Close to You|
|First aired:||January 11, 2010|
|Written by:||Roxann Dawson|
|Previous spoiler:||Let It Bleed|
H.R.G. (Jack Coleman) recruits Matt (Greg Grunberg) to help him take down Samuel (Robert Knepper), as they use his long-lost love, Vanessa (guest star Kate Vernon), to lure him to them, but Samuel has his own plans for Vanessa in the works. Meanwhile, Hiro (Masi Oka) and Ando (James Kyson Lee) go to extreme lengths to save Dr. Suresh (Sendhil Ramamurthy). Elsewhere, Peter's (Milo Ventimiglia) introduction of Emma (guest star Deanne Bray) to his mother (Cristine Rose) brings forth visions of a very grim future.
- Peter will finally be able to empathically absorb abilities again, due to the fact that he will become "Close to someone"
- "Close to You" refers to a relationship between Hiro and Charlie, Peter and Emma, and/or Claire and Gretchen - one of these relationships will evolve in this episode.
- Becky will return for this episode and will be unknowingly close to Gretchen and/or Noah.
- "Close to You" refers to Samuel getting stronger and stronger the closer he is to other evolved humans.
- In this episode, Peter will have his mother's power of precognitive dreaming.