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Dinner for Seven 

Elizabeth completes the last steps of a very personal operation... but at what cost?


Nicole Kassell


Joseph Weisberg (created by) (as Joe Weisberg), Joshua Brand




Episode cast overview, first billed only:
Keri Russell ... Elizabeth Jennings
Matthew Rhys ... Philip Jennings
Dylan Baker ... William Crandall (credit only)
Brandon J. Dirden ... Dennis Aderholt
Lev Gorn ... Arkady Zotov (credit only)
Costa Ronin ... Oleg Burov
Keidrich Sellati ... Henry Jennings
Holly Taylor ... Paige Jennings
Noah Emmerich ... Stan Beeman
Kelly AuCoin ... Pastor Tim
Marceline Hugot ... Theresa Rawlings
Suzy Jane Hunt ... Alice
Ruthie Ann Miles ... Young Hee Seong (voice)
Rob Yang ... Don Seong
Frank Langella ... Gabriel


As Elizabeth and Paige grow ever closer with the assistance of Pastor Tim, an unexpected encounter with two muggers who are more than just a bit interested in young Paige turns so fast into a "flight or fight" that Elizabeth's training kicks in to protect her daughter which is more shocking to Paige than the two muggers were. While having an arranged dinner with Pastor Tim and his wife, the Jennings home receives a knock on their door and their seventh unexpected dinner guest, next door neighbor and FBI agent Stan Beeman, joins them for dinner. Phil disguises himself as Elizabeth's brother, and their handler Gabriel as their father along with Thereasa Rawlings as their mother in a ruse to gain access to the level 4 lab by telling Don Seong that his sister killed herself after (falsely) relaying to Don Seong that he is responsible for getting her pregnant which led to her (phoney) suicide just so that they could get him out of his office by going to the bank to get cash for the (fake) ... Written by Ed Shullivan

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Richard Thomas has been removed from the opening credits. See more »


When Gabriel and his "wife" are in Don's office copying files from his computer it shows them using connecting an external hard drive from a Commodore computer to Don's PC. The Commodore and IBM PC had incompatible operating systems so they would not have been able to make copies of the floppy disks on the Commodore disk drive. However, the IBM DOS had a copy disk command which would have allowed them to make copies of the floppy disks directly on Don's computer. See more »

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Release Date:

25 May 2016 (USA) See more »

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New York City, New York, USA See more »

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Dolby Digital


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