HOUSE “The Confession” Season 8 Episode 5 – The song is back, everybody! Massive Attack’s iconic theme song has returned, and with it a new opening sequence that showcases the new names on the cast. Hooray, it feels like House is back for good!
The opening scene for “The Confession” starts by introducing us to our guest star for the week, played by Capt. Lee Adama himself Jamie Bamber. As a huge Battlestar Galactica fan, I was thrilled to see Bamber back on American TV! He did a great job this week as the local town hero and family man who had a heart attack while banging a beauty queen in a seedy motel. As far as characters go, it wasn’t too far of a stretch for Bamber to be playing a crappy husband. Just ask Dualla.
All right, that’s enough geeking out for now. It was a bit too predictable that some form of romance would be budding between Chase and Adams so soon. It’s like there’s an unwritten decree that all eligible and attractive members of a TV drama must be romantically involved at one point, but it’s a bit disappointing that it’s already started. When we last saw Chase in the previous season, he was a bit of a misogynistic player who would be with a different woman every night, and I thought that was perfect for his character. It’s hard to tell after just this one episode if that lifestyle is completely behind him, so I guess we’ll wait and see. Read More...