GameSpot Universe 16,525 views. He tells Lily that Sergei and he had been working together since her former boyfriend was in college. Also Sergei was invited to the Devs team after he was able to predict the future. The challenges of the Devs technology are very interesting. It's jarring imagery that leaves Forest visibly shaken. Later, in episode 2, we see the tests Katie mentioned to Sergei. This would make sense, given the line of work he's found himself in. I hope she’ll trust him with what she’s learned. Devs ist eine US-amerikanische Science-Fiction-Technothriller-Miniserie von acht Folgen. We got the chance to learn more about two more members of the Devs team: Lyndon and Stewart. Devs is an American science fiction thriller television miniseries created, written, and directed by Alex Garland that premiered on March 5, 2020, on FX on Hulu. But when Forest says jump, Kenton doesn't even bother asking how high — he just leaps with all his might. Die amerikanische Fernsehserie kommt auf insgesamt eine Staffel. They discover a Russian state-sponsored messaging app, and once it’s cracked, messages back and forth between Sergei and his handler—so, not the Devs code I’d expected, but in hindsight, it makes sense. But it's a mystery that is largely unanswered when Lily is given the news that her boyfriend had perished. After absolving the young man of his sins, Forest steps back to watch Sergei run into the maw of trees before him, only for Kenton to appear out of nowhere and tackle him to the ground, stuff a bag over his head, and suffocate him to death. [2] [3] Lily Chan ( Sonoya Mizuno ) is a software engineer for Amaya, a quantum computing company run by Forest ( Nick Offerman ). From what Katie said, it doesn’t seem like that’s happened yet, but when and if it does, that will certainly change things. The series has yet to reveal his backstory and motivations, but much like Mike Ehrmantraut (Jonathan Banks) before him, Kenton here is Devs' quintessential cleaner. Devs isn't Breaking Bad. Let's unpack that head-spinning finale... 1 /8 Devs on BBC Two - … Looking for films to check out? In this parking garage sequence at the end of Devs Episode 2, we're given a better understanding of Kenton's experience with international threats as he tries to come to an accord with this enemy in a peaceful manner. In its first episode, Devs asked two big questions... 1) What happened to Lily's missing boyfriend Sergei? Over eight episodes of 'Devs', Alex Garland has played with the idea of technology as a modern interpretation of God, and the finale drives that point home. Die letzte Episode, die in den USA am Donnerstag, den 16. Forest’s fortune is his to spend as he pleases, but the relevant question here is what the cost has been in human lives and other less-easily-quantifiable measures in order for him to find peace? This is how Sergei dies. Another Devs employee, Katie, answers: "No, if it's true, it changes absolutely nothing." Our entry point into the world of Devsis Sergei, a gifted programmer who finds himself in way over his head as he gains access to the highly secure and secretive Devs program within the company he works for, Amaya. Most likely there won't be a second season of Devs. As Forest offers forgiveness to Sergei, the tech mogul gives a brief glimpse into his jaded world-view — one which is both godless and deterministic. Sergei's presentation is an algorithm that allows him to predict the movements of single-celled organisms. Devs, the new philosophical sci-fi series from writer-director Alex Garland, is most definitely what you'd describe as a thinking person's TV show. In the pilot episode, Sergei (who is an artificial intelligence coder at Amaya), does a presentation with his team in front of Forest and his right-hand employee Katie (played by Alison Pill). Angel or devil, morality plays an odd part in this story world. We're still at the beginning, but Devs has already given us a fascinating character in Kenton. The other half of this mystery surrounds the Devs division at Amaya, and it turns out I wasn’t too far off the mark with my prediction that they’re working on time travel. The statue (and company) is his tribute to her. The final episode of Devs is now streaming on Hulu, and here's how Alex Garland's sci-fi series ends and what it really means. Kenton (Zach Grenier) in 'Devs.' Absolutely. She meets with Sergei’s handler, Anton, who is a part of Russian intelligence. Pop culture obsessives writing for the pop culture obsessed. Spoilers ahead for Devs Episode 1 and 2. But what is it that ties him to Forest? It explains why Katie was so insistent that the technology actually doesn’t change anything. Devs Ending Explained - Episode 8 Plot Breakdown And Theories In the series finale, Lily arrives at Devs for her final confrontation with Forest and Katie. That wish has already been realized in the second episode—we’re getting answers much more quickly than I anticipated, simply because the story doesn’t need to be dragged out unnecessarily. He's the deterministic punishment waiting to be handed down. The final showdown at Devs wraps up Alex Garland’s matryoshka-esque miniseries in a succinct, if not entirely satisfying, way. Alex Garland’s disturbing new sci-fi is guaranteed to leave some fans wondering what Devs is about. Devs was originally announced as a limited series with a self-contained run of eight episodes. The music in this one was much more relaxed. Lily meets Forest, shaken by the loss of Jamie and wondering about the idea of freedom. There’s just Kenton. Forest explains that Sergei's decision to commit industrial espionage was not a choice, but more so the result of a cause — or a collection of criteria — that ultimately formed him into the person he became. Devs season 1, episode 1 recap - a thought-provoking start to an exciting new series that raises a lot of questions but keeps its narrative clear. The second episode of Devs’ two-part premiere also solidifies Amaya’s ruthless security chief as one of the best enforcers we’ve seen on television since Mike Ehrmantraut (Jonathan Banks), the brutal ex-cop introduced in Breaking Bad as a “fixer” for series villain Gus Fring. But the team manages to project a grainy image of Christ on the cross, and from their discussion it appears as though they are actually peeking back through time. It’s not clear that he overheard their interaction, but at the least, he definitely knows they met and that Lily is going to be a problem. Lily will likely never know about it, though—she firmly rejects Anton’s offer to work for him through the sign she places in her window. And 2) what the heck is going on in Amaya's super-secretive coding department? It’s not until Anton pushes Lily that she starts to ponder that there might have been more to his death—that it might, in fact, be murder. Sergei’s exemplary work had to do with mapping the behavior of a simple nematode into a computer program, to the point that the A.I. 38:01. Devs releases new episodes on Thursdays via FX on Hulu. Devs Ending Explained: Making a Choice The finale of FX on Hulu's Devs is filled with big questions about fate, God, and just about everything else. Devs Staffel 1 Episodenguide: Wir fassen schnell & übersichtlich alle Folgen der 1. FX. This is a list of my most recent favorite movies and posts that I’ve done. Let's break down what happened here. Maybe. The scene where she’s on the phone with her mother, assuring her that she’s with her friends, is heartbreaking. It’s just glimpsing into the past, at least for right now (though it could revolutionize our understanding history). Swapna Krishna is a space, tech, and pop culture writer. Kenton is the head of security for Amaya, so it’s understandable he’d know of threats to the company’s intellectual property, but it’s still surprising how familiar he is with Anton. There were two central mysteries in the first episode, and the show has made significant progress on both fronts. In den Hauptrollen sind Sonoya Mizuno und Nick Offerman zu sehen. Originally conceived as a show for FX, Hulu became the home for Devs after Disney's acquisition of Fox. Clearly, he knows that Anton has agents who have been attempting to steal the company’s secrets and they’ve had interactions before. Duration: 38:01 he also tries to recruit her into working for him, Kenton does n't even asking... 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