Six is forced into attending a matchmaking service, the matchmaker, 1891, who appears unwanted on his television screen. He is matched with a blind woman named 4-15, who looks exactly like Lucy with whom Six had a sexual liaison in New York. Six is convinced that she is indeed Lucy, although 4-15 appears not to know anything about life outside of The Village. Both Two and 11-12 ask 313 for assistance on specific matters, with Two and 313, she knows that he is aware that she is a dreamer, the reason why she feels she needs to help him. But she still has to decide if what he asks her to do is worth her long term happiness. Meanwhile, all the talk around The Village centers on the mysterious holes that have been appearing in The Village, which Two dismisses as weather related anomalies. To combat these, pigs are distributed to residents, as swine breath is deemed to be a atmosphere stabilizer.
Episode Viewers and Ratings
Season 1 Episode 4 of The Prisoner resulted in a 0.00 rating in the 18-49 demographic.
A re-imagining of the cult classic British science fiction series The Prisoner, a man known only as Number Six awakes to find himself captive in an enigmatic locale called the Village. The administrator of the Village, Number Two, is determined to crack him in order to gain access to the knowledge which he possess. However, Number Six is just as determined to escape.