Warning: This story comprises spoilers from the primary 5 episodes of Mare of Easttown.
Mare of Easttown is slowly revealing extra about every of the suspicious members of the city, however because the investigation into who killed Erin (Cailee Spaeny) continues, much more questions are delivered to the floor.
During the Sunday, May 16, episode, Mare (Kate Winslet) and Zabel (Evan Peters) found the person who kidnapped Katie Bailey (Caitlin Houlahan) and Missy Sayers (Sasha Frolova). However, it’s nonetheless unknown who killed Erin within the park, who the daddy of her child is and why she was murdered.
Dylan (Jack Mulhern) has been a suspect since day one, as he was believed to be the daddy of Erin’s son, DJ. Although he’s in no way an excellent man — he stood by and watched whereas his girlfriend Brianna (Mackenzie Lansing) severely beat up Erin hours earlier than her loss of life — he confirmed a touch of compassion throughout Sunday’s episode. Despite the truth that he discovered DJ shouldn’t be his son, he nonetheless awoke within the center of the evening on the hospital and comforted the infant as he cried.
While Erin’s father, Kenny (Patrick Murney), has been distraught for the reason that loss of life of his daughter[s]lower?, his cousins John (Joe Tippett) and Billy (Robbie Tann) are additionally appearing creepier than ever. Lori (Julianne Nicholson) overheard John inform their son, Ryan (Cameron Mann), to maintain a secret throughout Sunday’s episode and later discovered he was dishonest. But was that the key? Ryan merely nodded when his mother requested if it was the “same woman” as earlier than. It’s vital to notice that director Craig Zobel told Vanity Fair that this particular scene will “mean something later” within the collection.
Billy, for his half, additionally shared a secret throughout the episode, revealing that when Kenny was consuming an excessive amount of, Katie briefly lived with him. Naturally, Mare instantly grew to become suspicious and eyed his beer bottle, seemingly as a result of she may check it for DNA to see if he’s the daddy. Plus, if he’s, may he have discovered and killed Erin to maintain her quiet?
“I feel like you have to have at least done enough of the breadcrumb-laying that maybe some amount of people will figure it out, rather than making it something zero human beings could figure out because it’s so out of left field,” Zobel mentioned on the May 2 episode of the “Still Watching” podcast. “It still needs to be surprising. But it [should be] something that you can go backward and go like, ‘Oh, that’s why that thing happened.’”
Scroll by way of the gallery beneath for every doable suspect: