Now that we’re three episodes in to The Oval, it’s protected to say that that is precisely what we’d anticipate from a Tyler Perry drama. It’s over-the-top, juicy, scandalous and ridiculous unexpectedly. The dangerous characters are simply so dangerous you need to punch them within the face, whereas the nice characters are virtually too goody-goody and idealistic to operate and, after all, they depend on their religion to hold them by way of the day. It’s like Scandal meets The Haves and the Have Nots.
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The third episode of The Oval picks up from Lilly’s husband, Donald, strolling in on her taking pictures Bobby, the chocolate-y psycho who has been stalking her because the airport. Donald orders his White Home goons to take Bobby away. Lilly makes herself look tremendous suspect by asking what’s going to occur to Bobby and expressing curiosity in eager to see him. What we do know is that this gained’t be making it to the press and that one thing dangerous goes to occur to Bobby.
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In a while, we see Bobby in a basement with — we’re unsure in the event that they’re medical doctors, but it surely’s two individuals sporting scrubs, and so they’re working on him with out anesthesia. They might be medical doctors, however you by no means know with this present. Donald’s mission is to get every thing he can out of Bobby as a result of he needs to “know every thing about him from the second he was born to the second he walked by way of their entrance door.” Lilly is shook as a result of, clearly, she doesn’t need her hubby to know that she cheated, however perhaps he ought to, as a result of he’s not giving Lilly what she wants. They don’t even have intercourse, and it looks as if their marriage is a sham.
Lilly has had sufficient of Bobby.
Subsequent we get again to Barry. His daughter, Callie, remains to be lacking. Final week, we watched Callie’s mom and her fellow Ragadooshi cult goons dragging Callie proper out of her home — all as a result of grandma Nancy didn’t take heed to Barry’s request to maintain Callie’s mother away as a result of she will be able to’t be trusted. Barry is spiraling uncontrolled consequently and can cease at nothing to get his daughter again. He went to his gangsta cousin, Choosy, to attempt to discover out the place Ruth’s cult is and to attempt to get some assist. However Choosy tells Barry to be extra strategic as a result of whereas the Ragadooshis are a cult, they’re additionally gangsters, too, and so they ain’t nothing to mess with. Nonetheless, Barry refuses to pay attention. He snatches a gun from considered one of Choosy’s homies and calls for an deal with once more. Choosy offers him an deal with, however we later discover out that it was the mistaken deal with on goal. Cuz was simply making an attempt to look out.
In the meantime, Hunter is leaping off with considered one of his mistresses within the Oval Workplace. The Oval Workplace is soundproof, so it’s the proper place to do grime, however Victoria isn’t silly. She suspects that her husband is as much as no good, since he has been lacking for slightly bit, and when Gayle confirms it out of spite, she goes to research. Victoria tries to enter the Oval Workplace whereas her husband and his mistress are getting busy, however the secret service agent on obligation shouldn’t be having it. They battle for some time, which buys Gayle sufficient time to name her man from the kitchen cellphone. It seems, her man is Choosy! She needs him to come back to the White Home, however he refuses as a result of he’s not welcome by her household and would in all probability must sneak in anyway as a result of he undoubtedly doesn’t have safety clearance. The look on Gayle’s face is priceless when he reveals that his uncle is the White Home Butler, although.
Lilly goes sniffing round to attempt to discover out the place Bobby is. There’s a shady secret service agent named Kyle at her home holding watch. She asks him the place Bobby is however will get no solutions. As an alternative, the key service agent asks her if she has something she must say about this example, as a result of it doesn’t add up. He mainly tells her that he’s skilled in choosing up non-verbal deception and may inform when somebody is mendacity — not in these phrases, however that’s the gist of it. Lilly says she doesn’t like his line of questioning. He retains it cute and smug and tells her that he’s simply right here for the nice of the nation.
However let’s learn between the strains, this specific agent and Donald are very accustomed to one another — like, romantically accustomed to one another. We’ll get the specifics of their relationship later — not on this episode, however primarily based on the breadcrumbs we’re getting, we all know there’s a significant revelation coming quickly.
Hunter is being very dangerous.
Hunter heads again to his bed room after his tryst, and Victoria is ready for him. She asks which considered one of his facet chicks was he coping with and he tells her to go to mattress as a result of all he needs to do is wash the intercourse funk off. He steps into the bathe and issa lure! Victoria laid down some glass or some type of sharp object that cuts the hell out of Hunter’s foot.
Don’t get any concepts, y’all!
Anyway, Victoria tells him that subsequent time considered one of his goons tries to maintain her from going into the Oval, or anyplace in the home, actually, then it’s about to be a wrap for him. She additionally tells him that she is aware of who her husband was sleeping with and plans to pay her a go to.
Again to Donald and Lilly. Lilly goes again to her room and Donald asks who she was speaking to. When she says it was Kyle, Donald will get pissed as a result of, apparently, Kyle wasn’t even purported to be holding watch that night time. Earlier, we noticed Kyle going out of his strategy to change with the opposite agent. Anyway, Donald rushes downstairs and calls for to know why Kyle is there and never the opposite agent. Kyle says being there offers him consolation, which was very stalker-ish, however we decide up on the vibe of their interactions. There’s undoubtedly a romantic vibe. Donald is irritated and tells Kyle to go outdoors. Kyle obliges, however he’s nonetheless a stalker. Anyway, Lilly was on the high of the steps watching this go down, however she rushes again to the mattress and pretends to be asleep earlier than Donald comes again into the room. She is aware of one thing’s up with him and might be in denial. Truly, they’re each in all probability in denial about the truth that their marriage is in shambles.
Richard finds his son sitting in a automobile crying — but in addition getting ready to make extra reckless strikes within the pursuit of his daughter — and talks him off the metaphorical ledge. Issues escalate when Richard calls for Barry give him the gun he’s holding on to. There’s a fast battle, after which pictures ring out and we fade to black.
There’s no progress on discovering Callie, and now we’re additionally left questioning if both Richard or Barry received shot. We’re additionally going to have to attend to search out out what occurred to Bobby, as a result of Lilly is anxious and decided to speak to him once more. We already know that Victoria and Hunter hate one another, however Victoria has plans for Hunter’s mistress, and at last, it’s solely a matter of time earlier than Gayle will get her Choosy repair.
Tune in subsequent week to see how all these scandalous shenanigans will proceed to unfold.
Photograph Credit score: Tyler Perry Studios
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