It looks like the Halloween-themed The Resident Season 5 Episode 5 will focus on the idea of spirits and ghosts. We have seen Conrad struggling to stay sane, take care of her newborn baby, and put in his contribution at the hospital. But now, Conrad will find a new distraction in the next episode as he plans to treat a group of witches.
In the last episode, Conrad finds it very hard to accept the reality that Nic has passed. While he tried to make peace with the fact, he needs distractions to move ahead with his life and take good care of Gigi, who also lost her mother. So, what will Conrad do? Here is everything to learn about The Resident Season 5 Episode 5.
The Resident Season 5 Episode 5 Precap: What Will Happen?
The fifth episode of The Resident Season 5, titled “The Thinnest Veil,” will focus on a Halloween-centric setting. Fox has also revealed the official synopsis and a short promo for the upcoming episode. In the next episode, Conrad will look to find a new distraction at Halloween. So, he will take on the responsibility to treat a group of witches. However, the situation will quickly escalate when the presence of the witches puts the ER in chaos. The peculiar activities at the hospital will leave the doctors questioning the existence of ghosts.
Meanwhile, in The Resident Season 5 Episode 5, Devon will treat a patient who believes that the ghosts are haunting him. Further, Bell will come across a hitchhiker. Interestingly, Bell will soon realize that the man he picked is not what he seems. Next, in the promo, we see Max discussing Halloween with a witch who tells him that the festival originates from Samhain. And Conrad seems to be having trouble accepting the death of Nic as he dreams about her.
Further, the dream might convince him that Nic might have become a spirit, remembering the witch’s words. Moreover, the witch says to Conrad that if you pay attention, you can see the spirits. The promo also shows some strange unnatural activities at the hospital after the witch comes into the hospital. The incidents will leave the doctors puzzled about the existence of ghosts. Further, the promo teases an unimaginable twist in the upcoming episode, which we will never see coming.
A Quick Recap!
In the last episode of The Resident Season 5, Conrad struggled with the death of his wife. He believed that there was something wrong with the accident. Thus he kept on making a trip back to the crash site. Moreover, his colleagues tried their best to provide him and Gigi with all the support. Conrad seemed to be losing his mind as he tried to channel his emotions into finding the real reason for his wife’s death. However, the grief created such ideas in Conrad’s mind as he found it tough to accept reality.
Meanwhile, Raptor had a run-in with the police authorities in the fourth episode of The Resident Season 5. Raptor and Trevor were pulled over by a police officer. Next, Trevor lost his cool, and the cop pulled his gun out. Soon after, the cop got run down by a motorist, and the duo helped him survive. Also, Dr. Leela noticed some issues with a surgeon’s methods. It turned out that the surgeon was Bell’s mentor. Thus, the situation created some problems between the two.
The Resident Season 5 Episode 5: Premiere Date
The fifth episode of The Resident Season 5 will air on Tuesday, October 19, 2021, at 8:00 p.m. ET. The fifth season will feature 23 episodes, with each episode airing weekly on Fox. Further, fans can also stream the latest episode on Hulu, iTunes, VUDU, and Amazon Prime. So, get ready for a spirited episode of the fifth season and keep coming back for more thrilling updates.