We have spoilers on the last three episodes of the Banshee TV show on Cinemax, including “Requiem,” the Banshee TV series finale. Check them out, below. While Cinemax did not cancel Banshee, the creative team decided to end the show with a fourth and final season. From the audience’s perspective, that leaves Banshee effectively cancelled. The Banshee TV series finale is slated for May 20, 2016.
An American action drama, Banshee stars: Anthony Starr, Ivana Miličević, Ulrich Thomsen, Frankie Faison, Hoon Lee, Matt Servitto, Ryann Shane, Lili Simmons, Tom Pelphrey, Eliza Dushku, Casey LaBow, Chris Coy, and Ana Ayora. Banshee was created by Jonathan Tropper and David Schickler. It debuted on Cinemax in January 2013. Banshee is executive produced by Alan Ball, Greg Yaitanes, Jonathan Tropper, Peter Macdissi, Adam Targum, and Ole Christian Madsen.
Here are the episode descriptions for the last three episodes of the Banshee TV series on Cinemax, including the Banshee TV series finale:
For Immediate Release
May 5, 2016
Episode #36 (season 4, episode 6): “Only One Way a Dogfight Ends”
Debut: FRIDAY, MAY 6 (10:00-11:00 p.m. ET/PT)
Other CINEMAX playdates: May 6 (11:00 p.m., midnight), 7 (9:00 p.m., 11:30 p.m.), 8 (5:25 p.m.), 9 (8:00 p.m., 12:10 a.m.), 10 (midnight), 11 (8:50 p.m.), 18 (8:00 p.m.) and 29 (9:35 p.m.)
With help from Lucas (Antony Starr), Dawson (Eliza Dushku) narrows her search for Declan Bode (Frederick Weller), a Satanist “person of interest” in Banshee’s serial murders. An emboldened Calvin (Chris Coy) throws down a gauntlet to Proctor (Ulrich Thomsen) and Kurt (Tom Pelphrey). Carrie’s (Ivana Milicevic) recent vigilantism ends up putting both her and Deva (Ryann Shane) in peril.
Written by Chad Feehan; directed by Jonathan Tropper.
Episode #37 (season 4, episode 7): “Truths Other Than the Ones You Tell Yourself”
Debut: FRIDAY, MAY 13 (10:00-11:00 p.m.)
Other CINEMAX playdates: May 13 (11:00 p.m., midnight), 14 (9:00 p.m., 11:45 p.m.), 15 (5:35 p.m.), 16 (8:00 p.m., 12:55 a.m.), 17 (3:15 a.m.), 18 (8:50 p.m.) and 29 (10:25 p.m.)
Fearing for Dawson’s safety, Lucas and Brock (Matt Servitto) ramp up their efforts to hunt down Bode. With the Brotherhood poised to go to war with Proctor, Kurt looks to keep Maggie (Casey LaBow) safe while Calvin takes out his frustrations at the office. Job (Hoon Lee) settles a score with Leo Fitzpatrick (Dennis Flanagan), a Camp Genoa adversary.
Written by Adam Tagum; directed by Ole Christian Madsen.
Episode #38 (season 4, episode 8): “Requiem” (series finale)
Debut: FRIDAY, MAY 20 (10:00-11:00 p.m.)
Other CINEMAX playdates: May 20 (11:00 p.m., midnight), 21 (9:00 p.m., 12:20 a.m.), 22 (4:30 p.m.), 23 (8:00 p.m., 12:35 a.m.), 24 (2:25 a.m.), 25 (9:00 p.m.) and 29 (11:15 p.m.)
Resolved to leave Banshee, Lucas learns that the murder case he thought was finally closed may in fact be opening again. After a tense faceoff with Calvin and the Brotherhood, Proctor looks to finalize his deal with the Colombians. Carrie takes aim at one final act of vengeance. Brock demands allegiance from Bunker (Tom Pelphrey) as Banshee braces for an uncertain future.
Written by Jonathan Tropper; directed by Ole Christian Madsen.
BANSHEE was created by Jonathan Tropper and David Schickler; executive producers, Alan Ball, Greg Yaitanes, Jonathan Tropper, Peter Macdissi, Adam Targum, Ole Christian Madsen; producer, Robert F. Phillips.
What do you think? Are you a fan of the Banshee TV show? Is it ending at the right time, or do you think Banshee should have been renewed for a fifth season?