Original air date: 09/28/2012 Runtime: 43:23 min. The fifth and final season picks up from the ominous events of last season's Letters of Transit episode, in which the year is 2036 and the overpowering Observers rule. The Fringe team preserved in amber for 20 years is now a rebel resistance team fighting for freedom. Peter, reunited with his now adult daughter, Henrietta (guest star GEORGINA HAIG), sets out to find out what happened to his wife and Etta's mom Olivia as they launch their mission to free their world from the Observers in the fifth and final season premiere.
Original air date: 12/07/2012 Runtime: 43:48 min. Olivia encounters a very intuitive and oracle-like person named Simone (guest star JILL SCOTT Steel Magnolias) as she looks to recover a key piece of equipment for Walter. Meanwhile, Peter finds himself in a perilous situation as he observes Windmark.
Original air date: 12/21/2012 Runtime: 43:47 min. As the countdown to the climactic series finale continues, the Fringe team is running out of time to save the world. As Peter, Olivia, Astrid and Walter scramble to tap into a key piece of the puzzle to defeat the Observers, they enlist the aid of Nina Sharp who conjures up a plan.
Original air date: 01/11/2013 Runtime: 43:31 min. As time dramatically ticks down toward the end of this acclaimed series, Peter, Olivia and Walter stop at nothing to save the universe from Observer rule. Walter enters the infamous deprivation tank in an attempt to uncover a key piece of information about the mysterious figure, Donald. Meanwhile, Captain Windmark sets out on a revealing mission of his own as long-standing questions are answered.
Original air date: 01/18/2013 Runtime: 42:58 min. The acclaimed series that has explored the human condition through the prism of parallel universes, unexplainable phenomena and unimaginable threats, nears its epic and climatic conclusion. First, the Fringe team engages a desperate plan as Olivia embarks on a dangerous and otherworldly journey into the unknown. The five-season saga nears its epic and emotional end in the first part of a special two-hour series finale episode.
Original air date: 01/18/2013 Runtime: 43:52 min. The acclaimed series that has explored the human condition through the prism of parallel universes, unexplainable phenomena and unimaginable threats, reaches a milestone 100th episode and its epic and climatic conclusion. After Olivia’s dangerous and otherworldly journey into the unknown, she, Peter, Walter, Astrid and Broyles face off against the Observers in one final and extraordinary battle for the fate of mankind. The five-season saga comes to an epic and emotional end in the exciting conclusion of a special two-hour series finale episode.