" This demon wears a wreath of intestines around its head. I mean honestly, what kind of statement is this thing trying to make?"
Cordelia Chase
"Lonely Hearts"
Series Angel
Season 1, Episode 2
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Air date October 12th, 1999
Writers David Fury
Director James A. Contner
Producers Joss Whedon; Gail Berman; Sandy Gallin; David Greenwalt; Fran Rubel Kuzui; Kaz Kuzui; Gareth Davies; Kelly A. Manners; Tim Minear; Marti Noxon; James A. Contner; Howard Gordon
Starring David Boreanaz; Charisma Carpenter; Glenn Quinn
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Lonely Hearts" is the second episode of season one of the supernatural action TV series Angel and the third episode of the series overall when including the original unaired pilot. The episode was directed by James A. Contner and written by David Fury. It first aired on the WB Network on October 12th, 1999.

Plot[edit | edit source]

Doyle has a vision about a night club called D'Oblique and senses a feeling of impending dread. Angel investigates and tries to "make a connection" with an undercover LAPD officer named Kate Lockley. A Burrower demon begins possessing body after body, hoping to find the perfect vessel through which it can live, but the imperfect bodies that it chooses quickly burn out.

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Notes & Trivia[edit | edit source]

  • Production code number: 1ADH02.
  • This episode is rated TV-14.
  • Marcie is credited as "pretty girl" in this episode.
  • Principal antagonist: Talamour, a Burrower demon.

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