January 28, 2009
Desmond Hume
Alternate timeline
Written by
Elizabeth Sarnoff and Paul Zbyszewski
Directed by
Rod Holcomb
Guest starring
Nestor Carbonell as Richard Alpert
Sonya Walger as Penelope Widmore
Alan Dale as Charles Widmore
Tom Connolly as young Charles Widmore
Alexandra Krosney as young Eloise Hawking
Imelda Corcoran as Abigail Spencer
Matthew Allan as Cunningham
Dan Hildebrand as custodian
Mary Ann Taheny as Moira
Raymond Ma as Efren Salonga
Sarah Farooqui as Theresa Spencer
Tuli Roy-Kirwan as Melanie

Jughead is the third episode of season 5 of Lost. Desmond Hume is featured in the episode's one flashback.

ABC press release

Desmond goes in search of a woman who could be the key to helping Faraday stop the island's erratic movements through time, and Locke discovers the identity of the unknown forces who have been attacking the survivors.

Former spoilers and rumors

  • DarkUFO (Spoiler source): A main character is dead or critically wounded at the end of the episode. Someone tells Charlotte that they love her. Jughead is a bomb. This is a mythology-heavy episode and the Oceanic 6 do not appear. We will find out how Charles Widmore knows about the island.
    • TRUE
  • Ryan Ozawa (Hawaii resident, spoiler source): Desmond was seen running through a marketplace calling for someone named Solanga.
    • TRUE
  • Secretagentman (Spoiler source): Theresa, a woman suffering from dementia, and her nurse Abigail appear in this episode, as will a British working class man and a Filipino doctor.
    • TRUE
  • DarkUFO (Spoiler source): Locke and Richard are running through the jungle while being shot at. Richard uses a device at the square rock from "Three Minutes" and "Live Together, Die Alone" to tell what year it is.
    • FALSE
  • Secretagentman (Spoiler source): Two new British teenagers, Nigel and Sophie, are being cast for episodes 2 and 3.
    • TRUE, though they're really Charles Widmore and Eloise Hawking.
  • Michael Ausiello (Entertainment Weekly columnist): Mrs. Hawking is related to another character.
    • TRUE, Daniel Faraday.
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