Expecting
Episode 12 of 22 within Season One. Item 12 of 110 overall.
Production number 1ADH12.
Howard Gordon - Writer
David Semel - Director
7.45
366 votes

After a one-night stand goes bad, Cordelia wakes up to find her self extremely pregnant with something extremely unnatural.

original airdate--January 25,2000       rating--4.3 million

network: WB

songs--Theme song - the Sanctuary Extended Remix by Darling Violetta

  1. "Games You Play" by Splashdown
  2. "Deeper Than A Milkshake" by Shayna R NuDelman

 

Body Count

  1. a parasite demon, killed by Angel
  2. Haxil Beast,killed when Angel threw a container of liquid nitrogen at it which Wesley then shot open, causing the demon to freeze. Cordelia then shattered it by smashing with an anchor head @ Demon Lair.
  3. Haxil Babies, automatically destroyed. 

Monster of the Week: 

  • Haxil Beast: The Haxil beast is an inner earth demon that can imbue humans with its lifeforce, which allows them to impregnate women with the demon's children. After doing the deed, the victim woman wakes up the next morning eight months pregnant with multiple demon children. The Haxil controls these women using a telepathic link to its children. It can't be killed by fire or decapitation and is very, very large. In the episode, it is frozen with liquid nitrogen and shattered. The act of destroying the monster terminates the pregnancies.

 

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regional titles

Dutch
Unknown
English
Expecting
French
Grossesse Expresse
German
Teuflische Leidenschaft
Irish
Unknown
Italian
In attesa
Spanish
Esperando