Warning! Spoilers forward for Chicago Fireplace season 11, episode 18. Chicago Fireplace season 11 brings again Jesse Spencer for a single episode, nevertheless it lays the groundwork for his everlasting Firehouse 51 return. One Chicago’s inaugural hero will get a homecoming not lengthy after he formally exited the franchise in 2022. Whereas Chicago Fireplace is not new to rotating forged members, dropping Spencer was large. Not solely was he an unique forged member, however Casey was additionally the present’s poster character for a decade alongside Taylor Kinney’s Kelly Severide. Given this, seeing him return, at the same time as a visitor, will at all times be a deal with.
On the heels of Kinney’s non permanent departure, information broke out that Spencer’s Matt Casey will return to the Chicago Fireplace. Particulars about his journey again to Chicago have been stored underneath wraps, nevertheless it was greater than sufficient to pique viewers’ curiosity. For context, Spencer leaving the franchise was his resolution; he needed to spend extra time along with his household after engaged on the present for a decade. Narratively talking, Casey moved throughout the nation to Portland, Oregon, to assist increase his late associates’ youngsters. His newest journey again to Firehouse 51 could have simply arrange his homecoming.
Chicago Fireplace Confirms That Casey Nonetheless Desires To Return To Firehouse 51
In Chicago Fireplace season 11’s “Hazard All Round,” Casey returns to Chicago as a part of the Division of Homeland Safety in Oregon after recognizing potential home terror assaults throughout the US. When he realizes that Chicago is likely one of the potential targets, he makes it a degree to get Firehouse 51 concerned, therefore the journey. Throughout his time in his previous office, he is ready to meet up with a number of of his former subordinates, together with an trustworthy dialog with Chief Boden, which establishes the character’s mindset for the longer term. That features wanting to return again to Firehouse 51.
For some cause, Boden appears to have had an inkling in regards to the matter. He opened up the dialog, asking Casey when he would return. Because the youngsters he is taking good care of in Oregon will quickly have the ability to fend for their very own, he gauges round a yr earlier than he can ultimately return full-time to Chicago. Admittedly, something can nonetheless occur; that being mentioned, the truth that NBC and Wolf Leisure are prepared to determine a timeline (and a brief one) about Casey’s potential return is an effective indication that Spencer could also be tinkering about recruiting Spencer again to Chicago Fireplace.
Chicago Fireplace Is Nonetheless Conserving Casey & Sylvie Brett’s Romance Hopes Alive
Except for his work, one other agenda in Casey’s Chicago journey is to see Sylvie Brett face-to-face. The couple was relationship when he determined to maneuver throughout the nation, and for some time, they tried to make a long-distance set-up work. Sadly, they in the end broke up at the beginning of season 11, however how they break up successfully arrange Casey’s Chicago Fireplace return which has now occurred. Regardless of Brett now seeing a brand new man with Dylan, her reunion together with her former flame makes it clear that she nonetheless has emotions for him. The one drawback is that their bodily distance makes their relationship very troublesome to take care of.
Nevertheless, whereas there was no vital growth in rekindling their romance, it is fairly odd that Chicago Fireplace retains the door open for a potential reconciliation. Even because the pair says their closing goodbyes as Casey heads again throughout the nation, it would not really feel just like the definitive ending of their story. There isn’t any closure or perhaps a correct dialog the place each of them comply with let issues go and transfer on with their lives. As an alternative, it is as if Casey can return once more, permitting them to repair their relationship.
Can Casey Nonetheless Actually Return To Chicago Fireplace
Primarily based on Spencer’s quote about Casey presumably returning to Chicago Fireplace, it seems like he is open to something at this level. The truth that he has returned twice to the collection since he formally exited One Chicago is a good signal that if NBC and Wolf Leisure can discover a option to deliver him again full-time, he would take the chance. So whereas his Chicago Fireplace season 11 involvement is simply one-off, it might lead to one thing greater transferring ahead. That is particularly so if theories about Severide completely leaving Chicago Fireplace pan out.
Chicago Fireplace season 11 airs Wednesdays on NBC.