Beauty and the Beast Sneak Peek: Cat's Big Crisis, a Huge Bombshell and One Bloody Mess

When The CW’s Beauty and the Beast resumes Season 2 on Monday, Jan. 13, there won’t be a lack of fallout from Cat shooting Vincent to save her biological father’s life — and we’ve got a series of photos (garnished with scooplets) from the twisty, turny hour.

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Per the official logline for the episode “Don’t Die on Me,” “In order to prevent Vincent from further injuries, Cat helps protect Tori when her life is threatened, revealing a new, unexpected mystery. Meanwhile, Vincent’s stubborn attempt to intervene leads to life-changing consequences, which causes Gabe and Cat to grow closer.”

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In other words: Beasties aren’t out of the woods yet, not by any stretch. As I teased on Twitter, “Brace yourselves,” because there are some difficult scenes and dialogue to get through, including this exchange: “I thought you loved him?” “I did.” Ouch. Past tense. But the “new, unexpected mystery,” at least the little that is teased of it, has me curious, hinting at a new branch of the show’s mythology. Also, a certain burning question is intriguingly answered.

But here now the pics, with more to ponder….