How to Get Away with Murder got here to an finish Thursday on ABC with an episode that left a number of principal characters lifeless. After seeing glimpses of her funeral all through Season 6, Episode 15 lastly revealed what killed Annalise Keating (performed by Viola Davis).
Should you missed HTGAWM Season 6, Episode 15, titled “Keep,” the finale is streaming now on ABC and Hulu and is expected to come to Netflix in mid-June.
Who killed Annalise Keating within the How to Get Away with Murder finale?
The ultimate episode of HTGAWM had one final twist up its sleeve.
Once we lower to Annalise’s funeral this time, we realized that it was not a case of who killed her however what killed her. Although the present had led us to consider the funeral was within the current day, we then realized that it was a few years sooner or later, and the professor died of pure causes.
Although we had beforehand seen a photograph of present-day-Annalise on the funeral, within the finale we noticed that simply behind it there was a photograph of her in her later years.
This fake-out was additionally achieved by having actor Alfred Enoch on the funeral. Viewers have been led to consider that he was showing as his character Wes, however in Season 6, Episode 15 we realized he was enjoying a grown-up Christopher, the son of Wes and Laurel (Karla Souza).
Chatting with Deadline, HTGAWM showrunner Pete Nowalk stated of this final trick: “It was not the ending I at all times envisioned as a result of I by no means envisioned one. I solely go from season to season.
Nonetheless, Annalise was not the one one who we noticed lifeless within the finale of How to Get Away with Murder. After Annalise was acquitted on all counts and gave an impromptu press convention on the courthouse steps, Frank (Charlie Weber) is seen heading in direction of her with a gun. He kills Governor Birkhead (Laura Innes) to guard Annalise however is killed himself within the ensuing chaos. As he’s bleeding out in Bonnie’s (Liza Weil) arms, Bonnie learns that she too has been shot. She additionally dies on the courthouse steps.
“If everybody was going to stroll away with their life,” Nowalk advised TVLine, “then it wasn’t in any respect going to really feel like story or a real story. After which it actually began with Frank. I understood that he would sacrifice himself for Annalise.
“Then, inside that, we debated the Bonnie factor so much within the writers’ room…the one factor that made me really feel OK about it was that her and Frank did actually love one another, and it was like Romeo and Juliet for them to die collectively.”
The How to Get Away With Murder series finale is streaming now on ABC and Hulu.