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1 Jellyfish the Sky Eli Roth April 19, 2013
A teenage girl is brutally murdered in the woods of Hemlock Grove. "Gypsy" Peter Rumancek and his mother, Lynda, arrive town, moving into his deceased uncle's old trailer. Peter finds out that their new neighbors are the wealthy Godfreys. He was asleep on a hammock when a girl, a 13 year old aspiring novelist, asks if he's a werewolf because of the length of his index and middle fingers. Meanwhile, Olivia Godfrey rents out the amusement park Pennsylmania for her son Roman and her neice Letha. The next day, Peter comes across Roman in school then tells his mother about Roman and his family, and about him being an upir and not knowing it. In the Godfrey Mansion, Roman tells Olivia about Peter being a gypsy, and a cross Olivia calls them filth. After dinner, Shelley, Roman's reanimated sister, takes off her wig and a flashback is shown of their father's suicide. The following night, Peter goes to the playground murder site when out of nowhere, Roman suddenly asks him of what it felt like when he killed the girl.
2 The Angel Deran Sarafian April 19, 2013
Peter answers that he didn't kill her, he thought it was Roman and the reason why Roman thought Peter was the killer because there were rumors of Peter being a werewolf. When the police come, Roman shows off his mind-control abilities and gets them to leave. Shelley sends an email to his uncle Norman about asserting herself to her mother. While Norman reads it, his daughter and his wife Marie walks through the door and announces Letha's pregnancy. Meanwhile, Norman visits Olivia and asks her if she had anything to do with his daughter's "immaculate conception" pregnancy. Olivia denies it and asks his professional opinion, which is psychogenic amnesia. Norman and Olivia then rekindle their relationship and have sex. At the school dance, Christina and Tyler leaves the dance and makes small talk at the staircase when Roman lets loose of the snake in the tank and the school evacuates. When Letha denies a drink in Roman's car, he learns of her pregnancy. They find a man in the middle of the road who says something about the Dragon. Through passing a note in class, Roman asks Peter if he can watch. Peter then invites him to their trailer and watch as he shed his human skin and devour it after transforming into a werewolf.
3 The Order of the Dragon April 19, 2013 April 19, 2013
Christina is shown walking through the woods when she sees a body. Thinking it was a fake that was put just to scare her, she kisses the dismembered corpse and she realizes that it's real. Meanwhile, Norman has the man who was seen by Roman and Letha on the road in his office to talk about the ouroboros. Peter, back in his human form, returns to the trailer the next morning with Roman on the couch. Roman promises to not tell anyone about his friend's secret. Dr Chasseur, part of the Fish and Wildlife services, investigates on the murder of the two girls. She suspects Peter because of the rumors. Peter later visits the Godfrey mansion and they talk about Chasseur and about Peter's past that his grandfather, Nicolae is a killer and that she might dig up his past.
4 In Poor Taste April 19, 2013 April 19, 2013
5 Hello, Handsome April 19, 2013 April 19, 2013
6 The Crucible April 19, 2013 April 19, 2013
7 Measure of Disorder April 19, 2013 April 19, 2013
8 Catabasis April 19, 2013 April 19, 2013
9 What Peter Can Live Without April 19, 2013 April 19, 2013
10 What God Wants April 19, 2013 April 19, 2013
11 The Price April 19, 2013 April 19, 2013
12 Children of the Night April 19, 2013 April 19, 2013
13 Birth April 19, 2013 April 19, 2013
Letha gives birth to her child, and dies post-partum along with the baby. Norman desperately pleads to Pryce to save Letha.