You Season 4 has come to an explosive finish, following an enormous twist for lead character Joe Goldberg, performed by Penn Badgley, within the second a part of the season.
The Netflix thriller aired the primary 5 episodes of its fourth installment again in February, with the following 5 then premiering on March 9.
The first half of You Season 4 noticed stalker and serial killer Joe finishing up his mission to seek out his newest obsession, Marienne Bellamy.
After killing his spouse, Love Quinn, on the finish of Season 3, Joe made his approach to Paris to seek out Marienne, earlier than finally monitoring her down in London.
In a shock flip for Joe, he did not hurt Marienne when he discovered her and as a substitute let her go.
Even when successful man named Elliot requested him to kill Marienne to ensure that him to have the ability to proceed dwelling in London safely, Joe pretended that he had carried out the job and allowed her to, seemingly, board a Eurostar prepare again to Paris, the place her daughter Juliette was ready for her.
Not all the pieces was at it appeared, nevertheless, as when half two of You Season 4 was launched, it was revealed that Joe had probably not modified in any respect and whereas the viewers had been made to imagine that Marienne had boarded her prepare safely, he had truly poisoned and captured her.
After transporting Marienne to one in all his notorious glass bins in an deserted underground station in London, Joe smacked his head off the wall of the field, splitting his persona into two; one being Joe Goldberg, and the opposite being Jonathan Moore.
Joe then started dwelling his life in London as Professor Jonathan Moore, educating literature at Darcy College and turning into mates with Kate Galvin, performed by Charlotte Ritchie, and her Oxford-educated circle.
The friendship group started being focused by a serial killer dubbed the “Eat the Rich Killer” who, concurrently, was harassing Joe with details about his previous.
At the top of the primary half of You Season 4, Joe appeared to understand that Kate’s pal, and politician, Rhys Montrose, was the Eat the Rich Killer.
But throughout the second half, it was revealed that whereas Rhys is an actual individual in Kate’s life, the killer model of the character was a figment of Joe’s creativeness and Joe, who turned obsessive about Rhys after studying his autobiography, was the true Eat the Rich Killer.
Following all of the dramatic revelations all through the episodes, the season wrapped with an equally surprising conclusion.
Newsweek has all the pieces it is advisable find out about what occurred within the ultimate episode of You Season 4.
*Warning – this story comprises main spoilers for half two of You Season 4*
You Season 4 Ending Explained
The ultimate episode of You Season 4, titled “The Death of Jonathan Moore,” begins with Joe leaving the physique of Marienne, who killed herself after taking an overdose of ache capsules Joe left for her within the glass cage, on a bench in a park in London.
The physique of Rhys, the real-life model of whom was murdered by Joe earlier than Joe realized that he had made up the serial killer model of Rhys in his head, is then discovered within the woods.
Joe’s pupil Nadia, who found Marienne within the cage and tried to assist her escape earlier than her demise, shares what she has discovered about her professor along with her boyfriend, Edward, however is annoyed to seek out that Joe has already removed the cage, and Marienne’s physique, within the deserted underground station.
She tells Edward that the one approach to finish Joe’s reign of terror is to kill him, and the scene then cuts to a scene of Joe writing a suicide observe, and making an attempt to be talked out of it by the Rhys in his head.
Racked with guilt over Marienne and never desirous to convey down his love curiosity Kate, Joe units off to hold out his plan and jumps off a bridge right into a river in London, however not earlier than he kills Kate’s dad as a ultimate act of “love” for her.
After the leap, Joe sinks to the underside of the river however he later wakes in hospital, nonetheless alive, and after Kate comes to go to him, he vows to start a brand new life along with her and put all the pieces in his previous behind him.
Simultaneously, Nadia and her boyfriend break into Joe’s flat and discover his field of “trophies,” crammed with proof that proves he killed the true Rhys Montrose.
Nadia had beforehand revealed to Edward that she and Marienne had faked Marienne’s demise, leaving the observe asking Joe to go away her physique in a park in order that when she wakened from her drug-induced sleep, she could be free to run again to Paris, and her daughter.
After leaving Joe’s flat, Nadia seems to be for Edward who had been conserving watch, however as a substitute runs into Joe, who reveals that he is aware of she is onto him.
The scene ends abruptly and we then get an outline of what Kate’s group of mates, those who’re nonetheless alive, anyway, have been as much as since Joe determined to embark on his new life with Kate.
The ultimate scenes see Joe and Kate collaborating in a joint interview in New York City, with Joe having revealed his true id to the world, however pinning all of the Madre Linda killings on his useless ex-wife, Love.
We discover out that Joe and Kate have taken over her late father’s firm, turning it right into a philanthropic basis.
The story then flashes again to Joe making an attempt to motive with Nadia to not go to the police with the proof she has in opposition to him, and the digital camera pans to point out that Joe killed Edward while he was conserving look ahead to Nadia.
Joe tells Nadia that if she retains quiet about him, he will not body her for Edward’s homicide however she refuses to co-operate with him, and in a voiceover Joe reveals that she continues to be in jail for the killing that she didn’t commit.
In the closing scene, Joe seems to be out the window at New York, the place a glimpse of the face of Rhys smiles again at him, suggesting his alter-ego is not going anyplace anytime quickly.
You Season 4 half two is offered to stream on Netflix now.