Brothers & Sisters Spoilers: Flash Forward Ahead?

by at . Comments

It looks like Gilles Marini is not only joining the Brothers & Sisters cast as a regular, he may be doing so as one of the talented ensemble's most prominent characters.

With Rob Lowe set to bolt, his character, Robert, and wife, Kitty (Calista Flockhart, who will be missing a number of episodes next year) will no longer be the go-to couple.

So if the McAllisters are out of the picture, where - and when? - does that leave the rest of the Walker clan? Gilles says the show may jump ahead one year this fall.

Sexy Beast Gilles

Gilles Marini as Brothers & Sisters' Luc.

When it returns, under this theoretical flash forward scenario, Marini's Luc Laurent and Rachel Griffiths' Sarah would be more established - and central to the show.

“Hopefully, Luc by then will be in deep with the family, and his big heart will help them,” says Gilles. Which begs the question: What would his big heart help with?

Possibly something to do with Lowe's departing U.S. Senator, who, Gilles ominously teases “is offered a massive new opportunity, and then something happens.”

Whatever it is, that sounds like it's something bad.

Steve Marsi is the Managing Editor of TV Fanatic. Follow him on Google+ or email him here.

Tags: ,
Like Us On Facebook

Want more Brothers & Sisters?

Sign up for our daily newsletter and receive the latest tv news delivered to your inbox for free!

More From TV Fanatic


Roy Harper as Arsenal: First Look!

Roy Harper will transform into Arsenal on Arrow Season 3. Get your first look at the character in costume here.

Pretty Little Liars Picture Preview: Fright Fest!

These are photos from Pretty Little Liars Season 5 Episode 8, "Scream for Me." Check em out now!

The Good Wife Season 6 Synopsis: Refusing to Run

The Good Wife Season 6 kicks off on September 21. Check out the official CBS synopsis now.

Downton Abbey Season 5: Six Big Scoops!

Downton Abbey Season 5 is coming! Here are six scoops to tide you over until it premieres.


Looking forward to Luc becoming an important part of the Brothers & Sisters storyline. Bring it on!!!