The Little Prince

February 4, 2009
Kate Austen
Alternate timeline
Written by
Brian K. Vaughan and Melinda Hsu Taylor
Directed by
Stephen Williams
Guest starring
Susan Duerden as Carole Littleton
Tom Irwin as Dan Norton
William Blanchett as Aaron Littleton
Emerson Brooks as Tony
Stephanie Niznik as Dr. Evelyn Ariza
Melissa Farman as young Danielle Rousseau
Guillaume Dabinpons as Robert
Marc Menard as Montand
Bruno Bruni as Brennan

The Little Prince is the fourth episode of season 5 of Lost. Kate Austen is featured in the episode's one flashback.

ABC press release

Kate discovers that someone knows the secret of Aaron's true parental lineage. Meanwhile, the dramatic shifts through time are placing the lives of the remaining island survivors in extreme peril.

Former spoilers and rumors

  • Ryan Ozawa (Hawaii resident, spoiler source): A small beach camp and luggage bearing the word "BESIXDOUZE" was spotted. Besixdouze is the name of Rousseau's ship.
    • TRUE
  • DarkUFO (Spoiler source): Rousseau and many of her crewmates appear in this episode. On the island, Daniel attempts to figure out why Charlotte, Miles, Juliet, and possibly others are getting nosebleeds. In the future, Kate, Sun, and Ben discuss Aaron while Jack tries to help Sayid after he has a confrontation with the new character Tony. Locke has a discussion with a man named Ethan at the Beechcraft; it is unknown if Ethan is Ethan Rom.
    • TRUE, though the Ethan confrontation happens several episodes earlier.
  • Ryan Ozawa (Hawaii resident, spoiler source): Locke, Juliet, Sawyer, Daniel, Miles, and Charlotte paddled along the ocean in a thunderstorm before spotting something in the water.
  • Kristin Dos Santos (E! Online columnist): Jin will return, dead or alive, in episode 4. Hurley was seen in jail.
    • TRUE
  • DarkUFO (Spoiler source): Two French characters and a man named Tony are being cast for this episode.
    • TRUE
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