The Tomorrow People (2013–2014)
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Kill or Be Killed 

When Ultra's most wanted, Killian McCrane, resurfaces after years of being in hiding, Stephen enlists John's help in tracking him down. John reluctantly agrees to help, but changes his mind... See full summary »

Director:

Guy Norman Bee (as Guy Bee)

Writers:

Greg Berlanti (developed by), Phil Klemmer (developed by) | 5 more credits »
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Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Robbie Amell ... Stephen Jameson
Peyton List ... Cara Coburn
Luke Mitchell ... John Young
Aaron Yoo ... Russell Kwon
Madeleine Mantock ... Astrid Finch (credit only)
Mark Pellegrino ... Dr. Jedikiah Price
Jason Dohring ... Killian McCrane
Meta Golding ... Darcy Nichols
Jacob Kogan ... Luca Jameson
Sarah Clarke ... Marla Jameson
Connor Dunn Connor Dunn ... Young Killian
Shaine Jones Shaine Jones ... Highway Patrolman #1
Mitchell Kummen ... Young John
Byron Lawson ... Ultra Agent
Sophie Lui Sophie Lui ... Newscaster #1
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Storyline

When Ultra's most wanted, Killian McCrane, resurfaces after years of being in hiding, Stephen enlists John's help in tracking him down. John reluctantly agrees to help, but changes his mind when he learns that Killian isn't after Jedikiah as everyone suspects. Stephen, wants to help, but Cara explains that John's history with Killian, which brings back a flood of memories from John's past, is making him do something he never thought he would do again. Meanwhile, Stephen's mom, Maral is suspicious of his whereabouts, putting him in an awkward position. Written by Anonymous

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Action | Drama | Sci-Fi

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TV-14 | See all certifications »
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Notice that John Young is played by Luke Mitchell and Young John is played by Mitchell Kummen. What a coincidence. See more »

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References Fight Club (1999) See more »

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Great Episode
18 February 2014 | by galet09See all my reviews

Just started watching this series recently. Am doing catch up right now and I have to say this third episode of the series was a winner.

I love the acting of Luke Mitchell as John Young as well as Robbie Amell as Stephen Jameson.

Unlike the other reviewers I had no problem with the end of this episode. Luke said Kill or be Killed if he sees Jed on the street in the future. What he was saying is this is war.

But to kill him at that moment wouldn't have been much of a fair fight now would it? As for him not telling the other TP's makes a whole lot of sense to me. But I'm pretty sure they will find out in the future.

As for Jed's motivation regarding the kill or be killed issue, he explains in this episode. That he wanted a perfect TP. One that COULD kill, because he wants to use that perfect TP for his own purposes by them being on his team. So his early confession of why he hates TP's because they would eventually become killers was a lie. He really wants the ones he influences or trains to become killers for his own benefit. As for the rest who won't work or join his team he will kill them. It's pretty simple to me.

Mark Pellegrino by the way is perfect as Jedikiah in the show. Watched him as Lucifer in Supernatural and also briefly in Being Human for the first season. He does the bad guy SO well.

Regarding more on the plot, I loved the special effect when John had to disarm the 5 bombs. That was pretty awesome to watch. All in all a very interesting episode. Looking forward to the next.


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English

Release Date:

30 October 2013 (USA) See more »

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16:9 HD
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