The Assassin


Episode Info

Justine gets in trouble with the mayor; Eph and Dutch work together against the Master's ally; Setrakian searches for the Lumen's true owner.


Corey Stoll
as Dr. Ephraim Goodweather
Mia Maestro
as Dr. Nora Martinez
Kevin Durand
as Vasiliy Fet
Natalie Brown
as Kelly Goodweather
Jonathan Hyde
as Eldritch Palmer
Richard Sammel
as Thomas Eichorst
Robert Maillet
as The Master
Nikolai Witschl
as Ansel Barbour
Jack Kesy
as Gabriel Bolivar
Miguel Gómez
as Augustin "Gus" Elizalde
David Bradley
as Professor Abraham Setrakian
Max Charles
as Zack Goodweather
Roger R. Cross
as Mr. Fitzwilliam
Leslie Hope
as Joan Luss
Ruta Gedmintas
as Dutch Velders
Samantha Mathis
as Justine Feraldo
Regina King
as Ruby Wain
Drew Nelson
as Matt Sayles
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Critic Reviews for The Assassin

"The Assassin" may have missed his mark, but the episode was a satisfying continuation of last week's momentum. With only three episodes left in Season 2, The Strain will hopefully make a long drive straight through to the finish.

Sep 15, 2015 | Rating: 5/5 | Full Review…

"The Assassin" as a whole is a neatly written, well edited package with a lot of quality characterization and plot in 41 minutes where all story threads converge clean and set up new things for the final few episodes.

Sep 14, 2015 | Rating: 9/10 | Full Review…

Of course, it is our choice and ours alone to keep tuning in, and with a few episodes left this season, Rudyard and Quinlan (and, heck, even Coco) provide just enough incentive to continue donating one percent of the space in our DVRs.

Sep 16, 2015 | Rating: 3/5 | Full Review…