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The Equalizer Season 4 Episode 8: Preview, Release Date And More

The Equalizer

The Equalizer is part of a successful and impactful franchise and is loved by fans of the action and vigilante drama genre. The series is headlined by Queen Latifah who has mesmerized fans with her acting. It is currently in its fourth season which started in February 2024.

The Equalizer Season 4 Episode 8
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After the seventh episode dropped, fans want to watch The Equalizer Season 4 Episode 8. They are eager to figure out all the details since the plot of the show is moving very fast and is at a thrilling juncture.

What Is The Equalizer All About?

Terri Edda Miller and Andrew W. Marlowe have developed The Equalizer. They are also the showrunners with Adam Glass and Joseph C. Wilson. It focuses on Robyn McCall (played by Queen Latifah) who was earlier working for the CIA and lives in New York.

She is a single mother and has a daughter named Delilah (played by Laya DeLeon Hayes) who is in her teen years. McCall works as a vigilante and provides justice to people who have no means to seek it from the system. It is a reboot of the 1985 namesake TV series that also inspired a film franchise.

The first season premiered on February 7th and ended on May 23rd, 2021 with ten episodes. The Equalizer Season 4 started airing on February 18th, 2024. Latifah, Glass, Wilson, and Marlowe are the executive producers of the show along with Liz Friedlander, Shakim Compere, and Loretha Jones among others.

What Happened In The Previous Episode?

The Equalizer Season 4 Episode 7 is named Legendary and it is helmed by Tamika Miller. Onalee Hunter Hughes and Faythallegra Claude have written this episode which was released on April 28th, 2024.

The episode mainly focuses on McCall trying to find a transgender person who is Dee’s friend. The episode showcases her convincing and taking down Drake who held a store on his gun. As the episode moves forward, Robyn’s effort to find out the transgender girl.

What Happened In The Previous Episode?
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In a conversion camp, two kids named Stella and Raya are being tortured. They are eventually able to escape. Raya is then able to meet his mother. Drake also meets Aunt Vi. In the end, we see Robyn finally convincing Dee to not opt for military school since the latter’s personality is not suited for it.

The episode is about the pursuit of Robyn a trans person and the entire drama revolves around it. Overall, the episode is able to hook the viewers with all the plotlines and character arcs in a limited timeframe.

What To Expect From The Equalizer Season 4 Episode 8?

The Equalizer Season 4 Episode 8 is called Condemned and it’s directed by Cheryl Dunye; Rob Hanning and Joseph C. Wilson are the writers. A short promo of the episode running for 20 seconds shows Dante and Big Ben falling into a dangerous situation. They are confronted by some criminals with guns and they disappear after that.

The promo shows Robyn saying ‘something’s up with Dante.’ It is followed by the information that their phone and GPS are off.

We then see a series of car chase sequences and shootouts as Robyn will have to find out where they are. On a different side, Aunt Vi will participate in the cobbler-making contest and she will have to prove her mantle once again to everyone that she is a pro in this field.

The Equalizer Season 4 Episode 8 will showcase multiple tracks. While most of them are intense and dramatic. The contest storyline is expected to provide a light relief to the viewers.

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Do We Have A Release Date?

The Equalizer Season 4 Episode 8 will be released on Sunday, May 5th, 2024 on CBS at 8 pm (ET). This season will have around 10 episodes which is less than the prior seasons due to the writers and actors strike in Hollywood in 2023.


The Equalizer is an impactful storytelling example that is headed by a woman. Latifah’s performance and mannerisms lift the show in every episode. The Equalizer Season 4 Episode 8 will be showcasing the chase of Dante and how Robyn will rescue them from bad elements.