A Look Back: The Garvey-Durst Family & Kevin’s Relationship with Patti Levin

Co-creator Damon Lindelof has offered a tease for the second episode of Season 2, but how else to prepare for the coming hour? Here’s a thought: Watch these two short videos—the latest in our The Leftovers: A Look Back series—which find Lindelof catching you back up on a couple older storylines that will be crucial in “A Matter of Geography.”

The first takes a look at how the new Garvey-Durst family came to be, while the second looks at Kevin’s relationship with Patti Levin. Watch them both after the jump.

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Is Nora Okay? And 6 More Character-Focused Questions Before Season 2

Is Nora Okay? And 6 More Character-Focused Questions Before Season 2

After the finale of the first season of The Leftovers, you probably had to catch your breath. The Guilty Remnant’s grand gesture went beyond the scope of their previous hijinks to an inhuman level of cruelty. Kevin’s last-second rescue of Jill was in no way a sure thing. Tom’s abandonment of Wayne’s baby and her subsequent discovery by an escaping Nora gave viewers, at long last, something positive to carry them into the hiatus with some hope for the future.

Fast-forward to now. The second season is about to start and we’ve seen a teaser and two trailers. Last season left me wondering: How will our characters carry on? We’ve been given fleeting glimpses, but below I’m sharing some questions I’m looking forward to having answered about six of the main characters this coming season. For fun, I’ll even make wild, unsubstantiated guesses about what may come, based purely on the three minutes or so of footage I’ve seen thanks to the trailers. Remember, these are just guesses.

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