Whatever Happened To These 10 “Euphoria” Characters?

Appeared in: “Pilot,” “Stuntin ‘Like My Daddy,” “Shook Ones Pt II,” “’03 Bonnie and Clyde,” “The Next Episode,” “The Trials and Tribulations of Trying to Pee While Depressed,” “And Salt the Earth Behind You, “” Out of Touch, “” Ruminations: Big and Little Bullys, “” You Who Cannot See, Think of Those Who Can, “and” The Theater and It’s Double ”

Love him or loathe him, there’s definitely a lot more to the story of family patriarch Cal Jacobs to be told. The last time we saw him, he drunkenly railed on his entire family, whipped out his penis, and peed on the floor without any remorse. He then grabbed the family portrait that the camera has been lingering on since the pilot and left, and to where, we’re not sure. Could he have gone to live out his repressed sexual desires? Did he search for his long-lost high school love, Derek? Or is Cal up to something far more sinister? He left a gun for the traumatized Nate in the same drawer in which Nate had discovered his creepy sex tapes as a child, and in Episode 7, we get some strong hints that he might have sexually abused his young son (though in Season 1, a voiceover Rue claims he’s not a pedophile, so it’s hard to say how much of that was coming from Nate’s twisted imagination.

Will we see Cal Jacobs in Season 3? Thematically, all signs point to yes, as Cal not only got his very own flashback this season, he’s critical in understanding Nate’s complex character. Plus, we do not know what happened to that mysterious third child of his in the family photo, which brings me to …

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