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‘Tyrant’ Season 2, Episode 8: ‘Fathers and Sons’


Tyrant season 2, episode 8 airs tonight on FX.

Jamal grows more paranoid as he begins to question Rami’s loyalty; Barry wonders how much the palace’s support means for his survival; Sammy is saddened by Abdul’s death, but decides to help the insurgents fighting the Army of the Caliphate.

 FX describes the show as follows:
Barry Al-Fayeed is a California pediatrician who also happens to be the second son of a Middle Eastern dictator. Barry reluctantly agrees to return home with his American family for his nephew’s wedding. Events thrust him into the complex and turbulent growing pains of a nation straining to break free from dictatorial rule.

Barry’s reluctant homecoming leads to a dramatic clash of cultures as he is thrown back into the familial and national politics of his youth.

Tyrant season 2, episode 8 airs Aug. 4 at 10 p.m. EDT on FX.

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