The HUMANS season one rewatch continues. The Hawkins family continues to adjust to their newly purchased synthetic assistant, Anita. Anita isn’t what she seems to be.
Anita…or Mia’s origins aren’t the same as other synths. She was once a member of four synths that hid with their owner Leo. Who are they hiding from? Mia, Niska, and Fred were all stolen. Leo and the fourth synth Max have found Niska and Fred. They continue their search for Mia.
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The Hawkins Family
At the end of episode one, Anita (Gemma Chan) carried Sophie (Pixie Davies) out of the house in her pajamas. The next morning, Laura (Katherine Parkinson) goes to wake up Sophie (Pixie Davies) for school and finds her wet pajamas. She asks if Sophie had an accident. Sophie says she hasn’t had an accident in years.
Laura asks Anita why she washed her shoes. Anita says they became soiled from walking outside that morning. Laura tells Anita that she’s watching her. Anita replies that she’s watching Laura too.
At school, Mattie (Lucy Carless) and her friend Haun (Manpreet Bachu) try to hack into the school janitor synth. The synth sends an alert to school officials if tampered with. Mattie is caught.
Humans Series 1 Episode 2
Laura gets a call from the school. The principal only speculates that Mattie is the hacker. She says no one is smart as Mattie to do so. Laura defends Mattie saying there is no proof. They leave the room. Laura tells Mattie to meet her after school to go shopping.
Mattie meets Harun at a golf course. She comments on how the synths could make a hole in one every time but they are caddies instead. Mattie says her mother treats her like a problem. Harun says his dad hates him. Mattie kisses Harun.
Later at the mall, Mattie fesses up that she did tamper with the synth janitor. Laura asks her to not tamper with Anita. Laura asks Mattie if she thinks Anita is normal. Mattie says IT. She says what’s not normal is that Laura is okay with having a synth.
Anita grabs for Toby’s (Theo Stevenson) laundry and he stops her. Anita leaves and Toby shuts the door.
Laura finds Anita acting strangely again. Anita says she’s ironing, but she’s not. She’s holding her hands together. Laura opens her hands and a large spider crawls out. Laura accuses Anita of trying to scare her.
Joe (Tom Goodman-Hill) asks Laura why she freaked out. Laura says she doesn’t trust Anita. Joe reminds her that Anita is a machine. Laura thinks Anita is watching her.
Later, Joe asks Laura again what’s wrong with her. He asks if something happened in Leeds. Laura doesn’t answer him.
Humans Series 1 Episode 2
Toby gets a glass of water. He sees Anita at her charging station. He sits next to her and grabs her …read more
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