Photos from Once Upon a Time season 7, episode 2, “A Pirate’s Life,” tease Emma Swan’s return. But is that all they give away?

Friday the 13th may be unlucky for some, but for fans of Once Upon a Time‘s Captain Swan, it just might be a lucky day. In new photos from “A Pirate’s Life,” Jennifer Morrison returns as Emma Swan and bids farewell to the series.

What does her untold story reveal for Henry and Hook? Let’s play a game of, “Describe What’s Happening in These Photos!” and find out.

Emma Swan and Captain Hook are having a baby

Okay, I guess couples can touch each other’s stomachs whenever they want to without it meaning anything. But this definitely means something, right?

Once Upon a Time Captain Swan baby

The nervous, yet happy twinkle in their eyes. Emma holding his hand flat against her stomach. All the signs are there! Baby Captain Swan!

While this is exciting, it is also devastating to think about in context. With Emma out of the picture for the rest of the season, what does that mean for Hook’s child? Is this new curse keeping him from his child? Are the child and Emma gone forever? Will Hook ever be happy again? Will we?

Adam Horowitz commented at New York Comic Con this past weekend that Hook’s relationship with hope is a new adventure. And while the happy endings are not erased, an ending leads to a beginning. A sad, lonely beginning.

Let’s not dwell, there is plenty more happy to come!

Emma and Henry reunite

In a clip released at Comic Con, Hook gives Emma a magic bottle that will contain a message. Is this the moment where we find out what that message is?

This looks like the moment Henry and Emma see each other for the first time.

Once Upon a Time 7x02 reuniting

Just like every beginning has an end, every hello has a goodbye.

Once Upon a Time 7x02 reunion

But before they part Henry and Emma share a few moments together. In the first, it looks as if Emma have that chat from the bottle.

Once Upon a Time 7x02 henry emma

And then, perhaps they solve this little mystery. Why are there TWO Hooks? The possibly-real Hook, on the left, looks completely unfazed by this series of events. Emma also seems fine with how things are turning out — and who could blame her?

Once Upon a Time two hooks

And finally, in this photo it looks as though Emma and Henry are enjoying a wonderful sight. Perhaps the two Hooks are performing a classic pirate drinking song for their amusement.

Once Upon a Time 7x02 henry emma bench

Hook and Henry

Andrew West has only been around for one episode, and yet I cannot help but feel a swell of emotions seeing grownup Henry hug Hook. These two characters need to become best friends in Hyperion Heights ASAP.

Once Upon a Time 7x02 henry hook

I’m not crying, you’re crying.

Emma and Hook share a moment

Beyond the pregnancy news, Hook and Emma get to steal a few moments together in whatever world this is.

Once Upon a Time 7x02 holding hook

What do you think is going on with these two? Are you excited for Emma to return?

Once Upon a Time season 7, episode 2, “A Pirate’s Life,” airs Friday, October 13 at 8:00 p.m. ET on ABC.

The News

Quentin Tarantino says he knew about Harvey Weinstein’s behavior: ‘I knew enough to do more than I did’

In a new interview with The New York Times, director Quentin Tarantino — whose films have largely been distributed by The Weinstein Company — admits he knew how Harvey Weinstein treated women.

Earlier this month The Times and The New Yorker published bombshell reports revealing horrific behavior by TWC founder Harvey Weinstein. The reports — and the revelations that came in the days after — rocked Hollywood.

Tarantino remained silent until Thursday’s interview. In it, he tells The Times he “knew enough to do more than I did.”

“It was more to it than just the normal rumors, the normal gossip. It wasn’t secondhand. I knew he did a couple of these things,” Tarantino said, referencing the stories recently shared by “prominent” actresses.

“I wish I had taken responsibility for what I heard. If I had done the work I should have done then, I would have had to not work with him.”

Tarantino admits that he can offer nothing but a “crappy” excuse at this point. Even though he heard stories about his business partner on multiple occasions, he “chalked it up to a ’50s-’60s era image of a boss chasing a secretary around the desk. As if that’s O.K. That’s the egg on my face right now.”

The director, whose most recent film The Hateful Eight was distributed by The Weinstein Company, says that he tried to reach out to the disgraced Hollywood mogul after the reports were published, but Weinstein didn’t pick up. More of Tarantino’s remarks can be read over on The Times’ website.

As more women share their stories, Hollywood is starting to take (some) action. Last week The Weinstein Company fired their founder, and The Academy voted to remove him from their ranks.

Explaining their vote to expel him, The Academy said in a statement, “We do so not simply to separate ourselves from someone who does not merit the respect of his colleagues but also to send a message that the era of willful ignorance and shameful complicity in sexually predatory behavior and workplace harassment in our industry is over. What’s at issue here is a deeply troubling problem that has no place in our society.”

October 19, 2017
The Podcasts

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Episode #163 – Justified!

Hype Podcast tackles this week’s biggest entertainment stories including Will and Grace, Riverdale, The Bold Type, Lorde, Avatar and more.

October 7, 2017
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