Next Time On… Only Murders in the Building season 2, episode 8

August 2, 2022
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This article contains predictions for the Hulu series Only Murders in the Building season 2, episode 8.

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Mabel is framed once again in another addictive instalment of the Hulu original. The show dips into her troubled past whilst she hunts down the killer in the present. Here’s what happened in episode seven of Only Murders in the Building:

  • As a child, Mabel bonded with her father over solving puzzles. When her parents divorced she only saw her father at the weekends, but she cherished these moments.
  • Mabel wakes in the present in a stranger’s bed. She’s at Theo’s apartment, but why? He explains how she appeared to stab a stranger on the train and he took her home.
  • Charles and Oliver can’t find Mabel anywhere. Detective Williams pops by for some answers in the ongoing Bunny Folger case, which distracts them.
  • Theo explains what happened the night before. Mabel was attacked on the subway, she exited the train and the killer fled. He stole her bag, but dropped a security badge.
  • Oliver and Charles argue over the knife. Oliver forgot to destroy the evidence and is now panicking that the police will find it. Detective Williams overhears this squabbling and asks for the knife outright. They hand it over to her.
  • At Coney Island, Mabel and Theo search through the security guard’s paperwork looking for the possible killer. Mabel starts to question whether she is the killer after all.
  • In flashbacks it is revealed that Mabel’s father was unwell, but hid his illness from her. He then died from stomach cancer when she was only seven.
  • Mabel finds glitter in the sink and hides from the killer in a locker room. She retrieves her bag and is chased by the killer. Theo and Mabel escape, but the matchbook is lost.
  • Mabel confesses to blocking out memories and decides to try and remember what happened the night Bunny died. Finally dealing with the trauma she had been avoiding.
  • Mabel reunites with Oliver and Charles. She shows Charles a photo of Lucy that the killer took. Charles phones Lucy, who is waiting for him in his apartment. Suddenly the power cuts and the city goes into a blackout.

Only Murders in the Building season 2, episode 8 release date

The next episode is scheduled to premiere on Hulu and Disney+ on Tuesday, August 9th, 2022.

Where to watch online

Viewers worldwide can catch Only Murders in the Building season 2, episode 8 on Hulu and Disney+ at the date mentioned above.


  • I think the killer is waiting for Lucy in Charles’ apartment and will take her as a hostage.
  • He wants something from the podcast trio or hopes to frame them further. He’ll use Lucy as bait to get what he wants.
  • Mabel will be arrested for the stabbing, although there will be no body to prove she actually killed someone. She will explain why it looked like she stabbed a stranger, but was framed.
  • Oliver will find out the DNA results and Charles will meet up with Jan once more, hoping for some closure.

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