Season 8

150 :08x01 - We Need to Talk About Kevin

Dean and an unlikely ally escape from Purgatory. However, Dean soon discovers that Sam has retired as a hunter. When they learn that the Prophet Kevin has escaped his captivity, the Winchesters go back to work to save him and discover that he holds the key to defeating every demon on Earth.
Guest Stars: Mark Sheppard as Crowley (as Mark A. Sheppard) | Osric Chau as Kevin Tran | Liane Balaban as Amelia | Ty Olsson as Benny |
Co-Guest Stars: Lissa Neptuno as Channing Ngo | Sean Carey as TBD | Nina Kiri as Channing's Roommate | Erin Lacourciere as TBD | Melissa Dionisio as Roberta | Raphael Kepinski as Will's Wife | Locky Nolan as TBD | Tom Stevens (1) as Will
Director: Robert Singer
Songs: Jethro Tull -- Locomotive Breath, Styx -- Man in the Wilderness

151 :08x02 - What's Up, Tiger Mommy?

Kevin insists that the Winchesters take him to check on his mother Linda and they discover that she's being watched by demons. Once they free Linda, she insists on going with them to protect her son as they recover the tablet.
Special Guest Stars: Misha Collins as Castiel |
Guest Stars: Mark Sheppard as Crowley (as Mark A. Sheppard) | Osric Chau as Kevin Tran | Ty Olsson as Benny | Lauren Tom as Linda Tran | Jonathan Walker as Beau (as Jonathan Lloyd Walker) | Gerard Plunkett as Plutus | Alex Diakun as Mr. Vili |
Co-Guest Stars: Tyler Johnston as Alfie / Samandriel | Rachel Aberle as Bank Clerk | Harris Allan as Lyle | Wayne Baker as Jerry | Graem Beddoes as Clem Smedley | Suzanne Ristic as Eunis | Kim Kondrashoff as Purgatory Monster
Director: John Showalter
Songs: Reverent Horton Heat -- The Devil's Chasing Me

152 :08x03 - Heartache

Dean and a reluctant Sam investigate two bizarre murders in two different cities where the victims' hearts were ripped off. The brothers catch up to the killer but discover that he is in a trance and mumbling words in an ancient language.. and couldn't have been at one of the murders.
Guest Stars: Kyra Zagorsky as Randa Moreno | Liane Balaban as Amelia | Patricia McCormack as Eleanor Holmes (as Patty McCormack) | Alan Ackles as Detective Pike |
Co-Guest Stars: Brent Chapman as TBD | Aaron Pearl as Captain Levitt | Paul Boyle as TBD | Daniel Boileau as Chick | Jesse Franchuk as TBD | Anjali Jay as Dr. Kashi | Sean MacLean as TBD | Darryl Quon as Jimmy Yang
Director: Jensen Ackles

153 :08x04 - Bitten

While searching for a werewolf killer, Sam and Dean find some video footage of three students who encountered the werewolf... and one of them were bitten and infected.
Guest Stars: Leigh Parker as Brian Wilcox | Britni Sheridan as Kate (as Brit Sheidan) | Brandon Jones as Mike Wheeler | David Lewis (1) as Professor Ludensky |
Co-Guest Stars: Nneka Croal as Coroner | Frank Cassini as Detective | Ken Kirby as TBD | Eric Banerd as Scott Parker | Kinga Gorski as Scott's Girlfriend
Songs: Milo Green Meanings -- What's the Matter

154 :08x05 - Blood Brother

When Benny gets injured hunting down his Maker, he calls on Dean for help. Dean abruptly leaves Sam in the lurch, saying he has personal business. While he waits, Sam remembers how he and Amelia bonded.
Special Guest Stars: Misha Collins as Castiel |
Guest Stars: Ty Olsson as Benny | Liane Balaban as Amelia Richardson | Athena Karkanis as Andrea Kormos | Patrick Stafford as The Maker |
Co-Guest Stars: Harrison Macdonald as Everett | Clayton Chitty as Quentin | Luc Roderique as Sorento | Mike Carpenter as Vampire
Director: Guy Norman Bee
Writer: Ben Edlund

155 :08x06 - Southern Comfort

While investigating a spectre that possesses individuals and brings out their inner rage, Sam and Dean run into Garth, who is taking Bobby's place.
Special Guest Stars: DJ Qualls as Garth Fitzgerald IV |
Guest Stars: Liane Balaban as Amelia Richardson |
Co-Guest Stars: Julian Bailey as Scott Lew | Chilton Crane as Mary Lew | Aaron Craven as Deputy Doug | Chris Nowland as Chester Lew | Vincent Cole as Jeff Bult | Blair Penner as Nurse | Lillie Claire as Librarian | Matt Anderson as Officer Karl Henry (as Matthew Anderson) | Karen Kruper as Sara Alcott Brown | Doug Cameron as Sheriff Matt Harvey | Nathan Dashwood as Corporal Vance Collins | Style Dayne as Kid
Director: Tim Andrew
Writer: Adam Glass
Songs: Soundgarden -- Fell on Black Days

156 :08x07 - A Little Slice of Kevin

While the brothers investigate a series of strange disappearances, they're startled when Castiel appears out of nowhere with no memory of how he escaped Purgatory. Meanwhile, the Trans consult with a witch in an attempt to create weapons capable of destroying Crowley and his minions.
Special Guest Stars: Misha Collins as Castiel |
Guest Stars: Mark Sheppard as Crowley (as Mark A. Sheppard) | Osric Chau as Kevin Tran | Ty Olsson as Benny | Lauren Tom as Linda Tran | Amanda Tapping as Naomi | Cyrina Fiallo as Delta Mendota |
Co-Guest Stars: Tyler Johnston as Alfie / Samandriel | Rebecca Husain as Miss Hagar | Bruce Salomon as Aaron Webber | Mar Andersons as Future Prophet | Douglas Newell as Future Prophet | Juno Ruddell as Future Prophet | Thomas Cadrot as Demon | Stefan Beach as Demon | Charles Zuckermann as Demon
Songs: The Animals -- We Gotta Get Out of This Place

157 :08x08 - Hunteri Heroici

Rather than go to Heaven, Castiel chooses to join Sam and Dean as a hunter. On their first case, they investigate a series of strange deaths that seem based on cartoon reality.
Special Guest Stars: Misha Collins as Castiel |
Guest Stars: Mike Farrell as Fred Jones | Liane Balaban as Amelia Richardson | Amanda Tapping as Naomi | Catherine Lough Haggquist as Detective Glass | Greg Webb as Dr. Dwight Mahoney | Brian Markinson as Stan Thompson |
Co-Guest Stars: Lisa Marie Digiacinto as Mrs. Frieling | Andrew Zacher as Gary Frieling | Lisa Chandler as Olivia Kobble | Bryce Hodgson as Orderly | Sarah Karst as RN | Maxine Miller as Sheila Tate | Faustino Di Bauda as Suicide Jumper
Writer: Andrew Dabb

158 :08x09 - Citizen Fang

Sam has family friend and fellow hunter Martin Creaser take on the easy job of watching over Benny, Dean's vampire ally. However, when a corpse turns up drained of blood, Martin calls Sam in and Dean insists on making sure that Benny is truly guilty before they kill his friend.
Guest Stars: Ty Olsson as Benny | Liane Balaban as Amelia Richardson | Jon Gries as Martin Creaser | Kathleen Munroe as Elizabeth | Paul Campbell as Don Richardson |
Co-Guest Stars: Chad Rook as Desmond | Ken Roberts (1) as Old Coot
Director: Nick Copus
Songs: Creedence Clearwater Revival -- Born on the Bayou, Steve Earle -- I Feel Alright

159 :08x10 - Torn and Frayed

While Sam and Amelia decide what to do with their relationship, Castiel comes to Dean and asks for help rescuing an angel being tortured by Crowley.
Special Guest Stars: Misha Collins as Castiel |
Guest Stars: Mark Sheppard as Crowley (as Mark A. Sheppard) | Osric Chau as Kevin Tran | Ty Olsson as Benny | Liane Balaban as Amelia Richardson | Amanda Tapping as Naomi | Tyler Johnston as Alfie / Samandriel | Vincent Gale as Viggo |
Co-Guest Stars: Rebecca Rifai as Mother | Tony Alcantar as Mr. Hinckley
Director: Jen Klein

160 :08x11 - LARP and the Real Girl

When a killer literally goes medieval on two live-action roleplayers, Dean and Sam check out a local gathering and discover that their friend Charlie Bradbury is the queen of the kingdom... and her subjects are under attack.
Guest Stars: Hank Harris as Gerry / Boltar the Furious | Tiffany DuPont as Glinda | Don Thompson as Sheriff Jake Miller | Felicia Day as Charlie Bradbury |
Co-Guest Stars: Haig Sutherland as Lance Jacobsen | Shaughnessy Redden as Ed Nelson | Richard Meen as TBD | Larissa Albuquerque as Handmaiden | Andrea Brooks as Maria | Robert Sidley as TBD | Michael Teigen as Shadow King / Max Hilby | Theo Wiersma as TBD
Director: Jeannot Szwarc
Songs: The Doobie Brothers -- China Grove

161 :08x12 - As Time Goes By

Henry Winchester, Sam and Dean's grandfather, travels through time to the present to escape a demon seeking a box that he has taken. As Henry tries to find a way back while dealing with the demon, he tells the brothers about their true heritage.
Guest Stars: Gil McKinney as Henry Winchester | Alaina Huffman as Abaddon (as Alaina Huffman) | George Touliatos as Larry Ganem |
Co-Guest Stars: Katie Stuart (2) as Punk Clerk | Sharon Bell as Housekeeper | Adele Noronha as Hindu Clerk | James Hutson (1) as Hotel Manager | Duncan Ollerenshaw as Elder #1 | Nels Gulofen as Young John Winchester | Byron Noble as Elder #2
Director: Serge LaDouceur
Writer: Adam Glass

162 :08x13 - Everybody Hates Hitler

While investigating the Men of Letters, Sam and Dean find the group's secret headquarters. As they set up shop, the brothers discover that a rabbi, Isaac Bass, spontaneously combusted and had ties to the Judah Initiative, a secret group that fought Nazi necromancers during World War II. When the brothers investigate, they meet Isaac's grandson Aaron... and the clay golem that Isaac gifted to him.
Guest Stars: Hal Linden as Rabbi Isaac Bass | Adam Rose as Aaron Bass | John DeSantis as The Golem | Bernhard Forcher as Commander Eckhart |
Co-Guest Stars: Oliver Rice as Torvald | Louis Holz as Nazi Guard | Don Knodel as SS Man | Nicole Hombrebueno as Ariel | Ryleigh Gillespie as Shannon | Andy Thompson as Librarian | Yurij Kis as Eckhart's Driver / Heintz | Graem Beddoes as Thule Member | Brad Harder as Thule Member
Director: Philip Sgriccia
Writer: Ben Edlund
Songs: Frankie Laine -- On the Sunny Side of the Street

163 :08x14 - Trial and Error

When Kevin discovers that someone must complete three trials of God to seal the gates of Hell, Sam and Dean set out to kill a hellhound for the first trial. They soon discover an entire family that may have made a crossroad deal... and the brothers have to decide which of them will take the first trial.
Guest Stars: Osric Chau as Kevin Tran | Danay Garcia as Ellie | Alisen Down as Alice Cassity | Francis X. McCarthy as Noah Cassity (as Francis Xavier McCarthy) | Tamara Braun as Cindy Cassity |
Co-Guest Stars: John Stewart (2) as Carl Granville | Candice-May Langlois as Margot Cassity | J. Douglas Stewart as Sheriff
Director: Kevin Parks
Writer: Andrew Dabb
Songs: Madonna -- I Touch Myself

164 :08x15 - Man's Best Friend with Benefits

James Frampton, a police officer who worked with the Winchesters on a previous hunt, calls them for their help. he has learned witchcraft since they last met, and is now having nightmares of savage murders... that happen in real life.
Guest Stars: Christian Campbell as James Frampton | Mishael Morgan as Portia | Curtis Caravaggio as Spencer Wallis | Serge Houde as Ed Stoltz |
Co-Guest Stars: Sebastian Gacki as Phillippe LeChat | James Pizzinato as Drexyl | Darcey Johnson as Josh | Winson Won as Miles | Britney Miller as Prostitute | Adrian Neblett as Blind Victim | Michael Vairo as TBD
Director: John Showalter

165 :08x16 - Remember the Titans

When Sam and Dean encounter a man who dies and keeps coming back to life, they soon discover that he's the Greek Titan, Prometheus. They also discover that Zeus' daughter Artemis wants Prometheus dead for good.
Guest Stars: Brooke Langton as Hayley | John Reardon (1) as Prometheus / Shane | Anna Van Hooft as Artemis | John Novak as Zeus |
Co-Guest Stars: Ken Tremblett as Trooper Jack Spradlin | Callie Seagram Airlie as Oliver | Jason Burkart as Driver | Ashley Alexander as Dispatcher | Henry Mah as Coroner (as Henry J. Mah)
Director: Steve Boyum

166 :08x17 - Goodbye Stranger

Castiel returns to help the Winchesters when they become involved with Crowley's hunt for Lucifer's Crypt. The trio soon finds the source of Crowley's information: Meg, tortured for her knowledge of the Crypt's location. As they race to find the Crypt before Crowley, the Winchesters soon realize that Castiel is hiding important information from them.
Special Guest Stars: Misha Collins as Castiel |
Guest Stars: Mark Sheppard as Crowley (as Mark A. Sheppard) | Rachel Miner as Meg | Amanda Tapping as Naomi |
Co-Guest Stars: Jennifer Clement as Wendy Rice | David Franco (4) as Mr. Morgan | Alex Rose as Crowley's Demon | Theresa Wong as Naomi's Assistant
Songs: Supertramp -- Goodbye Stranger

167 :08x18 - Freaks and Geeks

While on the trail of a vampire nest, Sam and Dean run into three teenagers who are hunters in training. One of them is Krissy, who Dean helped out on a previous case. The Winchesters check out the teenagers' home life and discovers that a Hunter is raising them to be the next generation of hunters.
Guest Stars: Madison McLaughlin as Krissy Chambers | Adam DiMarco as Aidan | Megan Danso as Josephine Barnes | Adrian Hough as Victor Rogers |
Co-Guest Stars: Cole Vigue as Seth | Paul Belsito as Jimmy Day | Ava Vanderstarren as Connie | Arla Demaris as Female Vampire | Paul Batten as Sheriff | Marty Finochio as Hotel Clerk
Director: John Showalter
Writer: Adam Glass

168 :08x19 - Taxi Driver

Kevin discovers that Crowley has found a way to make mental contact with him, and calls the Winchesters. When they arrive, Kevin tells them that he's found out the second trial. To succeed, Sam must travel to Hell, rescue an innocent soul, and bring it to Heaven. With the help of a Reaper, Sam gets to Hell and discovers that he must rescue an old friend. Meanwhile, Dean must turn to another old friend to rescue Sam when his escape route is cut off.
Special Guest Stars: Jim Beaver as Bobby Singer (Special Appearance by) |
Guest Stars: Mark Sheppard as Crowley (as Mark A. Sheppard) | Osric Chau as Kevin Tran | Ty Olsson as Benny | Amanda Tapping as Naomi | Assaf Cohen as Ajay |
Co-Guest Stars: Doron Bell as Crossroads Demon | Elizabeth Weinstein as Crowley's Assistant | James R. Baylis as Guardian Demon | Max Teichman as Man in Hell | Ellen MacNevin as Praying Woman | Jennifer Huva as Woman in Hell | Emile Bertrand as Homeless Man / Demon | Gregory Taven as Vampire
Director: Guy Norman Bee

169 :08x20 - Pac-Man Fever

Charlie calls in Dean and Sam on a case of corpses with liquified organs, but they soon discover that she has an ulterior motive. Meanwhile, Sam continues to weaken after completing the second trial.
Guest Stars: Lynda Boyd as Dr. Jennifer O'Brien | Felicia Day as Charlie Bradbury |
Co-Guest Stars: Leanne Adachi as Nurse | Nicholas Ekren as Teenager #1 | Manny Jacinto as Teenager #2 | Rhea Fedorchuk as Gertrude Middleton | Jonathan Hers as Djinn Teenager
Director: Robert Singer
Songs: Chopin -- Nocturne in E Flat Major, Katrina & The Waves -- Walkin' on Sunshine

170 :08x21 - The Great Escapist

After receiving Kevin's files, the Winchesters get a lead that takes them to a Colorado town that no one seems to visit. Meanwhile, Castiel attempts to stay ahead of Naomi and her hunter-angels, and Crowley tries to trick Kevin into revealing the Winchesters' plans.
Special Guest Stars: Misha Collins as Castiel |
Guest Stars: Mark Sheppard as Crowley (as Mark A. Sheppard) | Osric Chau as Kevin Tran | Amanda Tapping as Naomi | Curtis Armstrong as Metatron |
Co-Guest Stars: Josh Kalender as Ion | Nelson Carter Leis as Esper (as Nelson Leis) | Artin John as Demon Technician | Jenn MacLean-Angus as Kara | Aiden Longworth as Tyler | Miles McCarthy as Perry (as Myles MJ McCarthy) | Ingo M. Holst as TBD | Clint Andrew as Hotel Manager | Russel Badger as Tour Guide | Jordan Connor as Demon Sam | Cameron Barnett as Demon Dean
Writer: Ben Edlund
Songs: Herb Alpert And The Tijuana Brass -- Spanish Flea

171 :08x22 - Clip Show

Sam and Dean try to figure out how to fulfill the third trial--cure a demon--and Dean refuses to have Castiel help them after the angel's recent betrayal. Meanwhile, Crowley launches a new plan to force the Winchesters to turn over the tablet, and Metatron devices a scheme to stop the angel war from spreading out onto Earth.
Special Guest Stars: Misha Collins as Castiel |
Guest Stars: Mark Sheppard as Crowley (as Mark A. Sheppard) | Curtis Armstrong as Metatron | Taylor Cole (2) as Sarah Blake | Alaina Huffman as Abaddon / Josie Sands (as Alaina Huffman) | Graham Wardle as Tommy Collins | Donnelly Rhodes as Father Simon |
Co-Guest Stars: Cindy Busby as Jenny Klein | Stephanie Bennett (1) as Shelly | Warren Kimmel as Father Max Thompson | Kavandeep Hayre as Chris the Clerk | Annette Ducharme as Possessed Woman | Alessandro Miro as Young Simon | Omari Newton as Peter Kent Demon | Linda Tomassone as Nephilim
Writer: Andrew Dabb

172 :08x23 - Sacrifice

Sam and Dean are forced to negotiate with Crowley, but they use the opportunity to capture the demon so they can complete the third trial. Meanwhile, Naomi discovers that the trials that Metatron have given Castiel to complete don't accomplish what the Scribe of God claims, and tries to warn Castiel of the truth before it's too late.
Special Guest Stars: Misha Collins as Castiel |
Guest Stars: Mark Sheppard as Crowley (as Mark A. Sheppard) | Osric Chau as Kevin Tran | Kim Rhodes as Sheriff Jody Mills | Amanda Tapping as Naomi | Curtis Armstrong as Metatron | Alaina Huffman as Abaddon (as Alaina Huffman) |
Co-Guest Stars: Diana Pavlovska as Gail | Courtney Hojenski as Nancy | Devin Pihlainen as Nathaniel | Bruce Blain as Dwight Charles | Mike Wasko as Rod | Avery Taylor as TBD
Director: Philip Sgriccia
Songs: Kansas -- Carry On Wayward Son, David Bowie -- Changes, Gallery -- It's So Nice to Be With You
Classification: Scripted
Genre: Action | Adventure | Drama | Horror/Supernatural
Status: Returning Series
Network: CW ( USA)
Airs: Wednesdays at 09:00 pm
Runtime: 60 Minutes
Premiere: September 13, 2005
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