Chicago Med almost gave us a coronary heart assault when Natalie (Torrey DeVitto) and Marcel (Dominic Rains) have been held hostage at gunpoint just some weeks in the past. That unforgettable episode not solely delivered one of the crucial intense moments of the season, but in addition laid the groundwork for a possible new romance between the pair, who bonded over their shared traumatic expertise.
Wednesday’s episode, titled “Within the Identify of Love,” finds each docs working carefully collectively on a terminally ailing affected person, however their completely different approaches to the case will put them at odds. Regardless of this battle, although, showrunners Diane Frolov and Andrew Schneider say they will proceed to develop nearer and hinted that there could be extra than simply friendship on the horizon.
“We’ve got thought-about bringing them collectively romantically,” Schneider and Frolov advised TV Information through e-mail. “We predict they’d make for a really fascinating couple — they’re very completely different personalities.” It is nonetheless too early to inform the place Natalie and Marcel are headed however it will possibly’t be as messy as Marcel kissing April (Yaya DaCosta) whereas she was nonetheless in a relationship with Ethan (Brian Tee).
Wednesday’s episode may also see Will (Nick Gehlfuss) and Hannah (Jessy Schram) take their blossoming romance to the subsequent degree, basically placing the ultimate nail in Manstead’s coffin — a minimum of for now. This new relationship will probably be a singular expertise for Will, who will must be there for his companion in a approach he hadn’t earlier than.
“It is extremely completely different from Will’s relationship with Natalie in that it was born out of Hannah’s dependancy. Will is supportive and protecting of Hannah in ways in which he did not must be with Natalie. He additionally should wrestle with the concern that Hannah would possibly relapse,” the Chicago Med bosses defined.
Will could be progressing in her private life, however issues are a bit extra difficult professionally. His excessive measures to avoid wasting his sufferers this season have landed him in sizzling water on a number of events and people points will once more floor in Wednesday’s episode. When he takes on a affected person with early-onset Alzheimer’s, Charles (Oliver Platt) and Goodwin (S. Epatha Merkerson) fear he is repeating previous errors.
The hour may also see Goodwin’s son drop by for a go to. Plus, after tying the knot, Ben (Charles Malik Whitfield) and Maggie (Marlyne Barrett) discover themselves worrying about considered one of Ben’s college students who’s been admitted to the ED.
Chicago Med airs Wednesdays at 8/7c on NBC.