And indeed it certainly won’t be, seeing as the life of a major character hangs in the balance.
As Wilson himself puts it in the first promo shared below, “[Cuddy] could be dying.”
In this sneak peek, House and the team bat around ideas as to what is ailing their boss lady:
And in this one, Wilson conducts an ultrasound test that presents not-good news:
Whatever the outcome, the far-out script — which involves several fantasy sequences (and Hugh Laurie singing), as Cuddy fights for her life and House struggles to cope with this heartbreaking crisis — put a big smile on Lisa Edelstein’s face. “It’s really exciting,” Cuddy’s portrayer tells TVLine. “I love this episode.”
With reporting by Megan Masters