After a tumultuous Season 4, during which Jack and Mel argue over whether they should find out who the biological father of Mel’s baby is Jack or her late husband Mark (Daniel Gillies), this couple is about to jump into Season 5 happily. . A paternity test proved the baby was Jack’s, and he successfully proposed to Mel before they got the results. But the couple’s joy is complicated by the discovery that the Charmaine twins are not Jack’s twins. While this loosens Charmain’s grip on Jack, it also makes him feel responsible for the boys, no matter who their biological father is.
In other news, Brady was exonerated from the shooting of Jack (Wes was revealed to be the culprit) and had an affair with Bree. Preacher saved Paige (Lexa Doig) and her son Christopher (Chase Petriv) from Vince (Steve Bacic) once and for all, but remains romantically torn between Paige and Julia (Lucia Walters).
Doc and Hope spend the entire season dealing with Hope’s head injury after a car accident, and now they’re on the cusp of another family crisis. Turns out Danny Huntington’s diseasethrowing a wrench into Danny’s love triangle with Lizzie and Ricky.
Viewers were also introduced to Melissa Montgomery (Barbara Pollard), the head of a bumbling drug ring, who spoke about her expectations and consequences. We expect Season 5 to expand on those broken threads.