The Trap is the 9th episode of Season 15. It aired on January 16, 2020.
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This episode summary is an official CW press release. It may contain errors.
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- Jared Padalecki as Sam Winchester
- Jensen Ackles as Dean Winchester
- Misha Collins as Castiel
- Alexander Calvert as Jack Kline
- Rob Benedict as God
- Shoshannah Stern as Eileen Leahy
- Kim Rhodes as Jody Mills
- Jim Beaver as Alternate Bobby Singer
- Lisa Berry as Billie
Featured Supernatural Beings
- Archangel (Michael)
- Leviathans (TBA)
- Part-Levaithan (Eve, mentioned only)
- Nephilim (Jack Kline)
- Primordial Entities (God)
- Seraph (Castiel)
- Vampires (Benny Lafitte, mentioned only)
- Werewolves (mentioned only)
- This episode picks up right after the events of Our Father, Who Aren't in Heaven.
- Jack Kline previously appeared in Moriah, although his body was previously seen in The Rupture.
- Alternate Bobby Singer previously appeared in Jack in the Box.
- Jody Mills previously appeared in The Scar.
- Purgatory and Leviathans was previously featured in The Werther Project.
- Borax previously appeared in We Need To Talk About Kevin.
- Billie was last seen in Moriah.
- This is the final mid-season premiere of Supernatural.
- The episode title is a reference to the original members of Team Free Will coming up with a plan to trap God. It is also a reference to the fact that God has trapped Sam Winchester and Eileen Leahy.
- The CW's official summary for the episode misspells Shoshannah Stern as "Shoshanna Stern".
- It is revealed Benny was killed by pack of vampires after his return, presumably the same pack Sam saw him fighting in Taxi Driver.
- Benny is revealed to be a legend in Purgatory for his escape and subsequent return.
- The visions God shows Sam.
- In one of God's visions, Castiel is revealed to be trapped in the Ma'lak Box after being given a mark to trap God.
- Donna, Claire, and the other girls are implied to have been killed.
- Eve is confirmed to have returned Purgatory after Dean killed her and wants revenge on Team Free Will.
- It is revealed Sam's visions were God's memories of other versions of Sam and Dean.
- God reveals that he manipulated events so that Eileen would be resurrected as he needed a way to spy on the Winchesters. However, God admits that it wasn't all him as God only gave Sam half the spell and Sam did the rest.
- God returns to his full power.
- This episode shows it is now 2020.
- Its revealed that the Leviathan Blossom grows from the rotting remains of a dead Leviathan. However, it can take months to grow.