Scream Queens Episode 2.6 “Blood Drive”
Written by Brad Falchuk
Directed by Mary Wigmore
Starring Emma Roberts, Jamie Lee Curtis, Abigail Breslin, Keke Palmer, Billie Lourd, Kirstie Alley, Niecy Nash, Lea Michele, Taylor Lautner, John Stamos FOX
Air Date: Tuesday, November 21, 2016, 9pm
Spoilers for Scream Queens…
Last week, Chanel (Emma Roberts) devised a plan to recruit new â€œChanelsâ€ for the purposes of being cannon fodder against The Green Meanie. Plan worked, as the killer struck again. Zayday (Keke Palmer) is convinced that hospital candy striper Chamberlain (James Earl) has something to do with the murders. Munsch (Jamie Lee Curtis) is trying to stay one step of both her illness, and the news that her CURE Institute is housing a serial killer. Back at it…
More below for this weekâ€™s Scream Queens:
â€œYou know, I never thought Iâ€™d say this but, that is an excellent idea Chanel.â€
Chanel is super duper excited to host the hospital blood drive as she is actually trained at phlebotomy. See they need blood since all they have stashed is â€œrecycledâ€ blood from the floors after Green Meanie murders someone. We find out that Ingrid Hoffel (Kirstie Alley) is actually the sister of the accidentally murdered cook from Season 1. Sheâ€™s working at CURE as a ruse to kill the Chanels since they are responsible for her sisterâ€™s death. While sheâ€™s not The Green Meanie; thatâ€™s a lucky coincidence, as she does plan on murdering the Chanels during the blood drive. Step 1: turn the blood drive into a contest where the winner gets a trip to Blood Island… itâ€™s exactly what it sounds like. Chanel wants to win and take Dr. Brock Holt (John Stamos) for sexcapades, but he wants STD tests first.
Lea Michele is hilarious this week as Hester, first seen standing over Chanelâ€™s bed with a knife. â€œIâ€™m bored!â€ she screams, and bored former serial killers get itchy. Munsch puts her in charge of a patient whose convinced heâ€™s a vampire. Chanel is hilarious, draining all the other Chanels simultaneously including poor #5 (Abigail Breslin) who is O- and thus the universal donor. Of course Chanel #3 (Billie Lourd) is calm, because sheâ€™s amazing. Unfortunately for Chanel her test results come back… positive… for EVERYTHING! What happens next had me literally laughing out loud… Jamie Lee Curtis chews the scenery with gusto.
Zayday encounters Chamberlain and he knows she thinks heâ€™s the killer, but he claims innocence. Meanwhile Chanel locks down Chanel #9 for a blood sample and conveniently forgets about her, allowing the Green Meanie to drain her completely. We actually find out who at least one of the Green Meanies are, and the killer gains an accomplice. In one final moment that again had me holding in laughs, they accuse John Stamosâ€™ Dr. Holt of being the 30-year old â€œbaby in the bellyâ€ and thus the killer. Stamos is 53! His flattery and modesty are wonderful.
Next weekâ€™s episode looks fantastic as Holtâ€™s evil hand begins to take over, and it looks like weâ€™re ready for Evil Dead 2 style antics. Plus, now that we know who at least two of the three (!) killers are, weâ€™re sure to find out more of the reasons and backstories. The plot thickens… like blood in Hesterâ€™s blood pies.
Scream Queens returns next Tuesday at 9:00pm only on FOX.
Chanel #3 Has Been Recycling Blood | Season 2 Ep. 6 | SCREAM QUEENS
Dean Munsch stresses the fact that the hospital needs blood.