|Season 7, Episode 6 (52)|
|Air date||September 2021|
|Episode Guide Transcript|
FINN MEETS WITH TRISTAN- With no other options, Finn brokers a deal with Tristan. Aurora and Lucien rope Freya into attending a Strix gala held in Elijah's honor. Freya discovers Finn's plan, but the eldest brother is surprised by her response. Hughes butt heads with the Senate over a recent revelation, while Callie pitches a deal to Kingston and al-Hamzi comes to a decision about his relationship with Hughes. Elsewhere, Joanna crashes the Strix gala with Davina.
- Daniel Gillies as Elijah Mikaelson
- Nathaniel Buzolic as Kol Mikaelson
- Riley Voelkel as Freya Mikaelson
- Casper Zafer as Finn Mikaelson
- Rebecca Breeds as Aurora de Martel
- Sebastian Roche as Mikael
- Leven Rambin as Esther
- Emily VanCamp as Christabella Marcoux (credit only)
- Claire Coffee as Alana Killeen
- Mekenna Melvin as Callie Mercer
- Crystal Reed as Joanna
- with Tahmoh Penikett as Senator Gregory Fawkes
- and Julian McMahon as Taylor Kingston
- Oliver Ackland as Tristan de Martel
- Morris Chestnut as Liam Richards
- Michael Boatman as Jason Clarkson
- Mark Dacascos as James Chen
- Andrew Lees as Lucien Castle
- Lauren German as Veronica Banks
- Samaire Armstrong as Kendra Hughes
- Lyndsy Fonseca as Davina Mikaelson
- with Naveen Andrews as Carter al-Hazmi
- and John Barrowman as Malcolm Merlyn (Earth-7)
- Antagonists: Tristan de Martel, Christabella Marcoux
- Title Meaning: the brokenness of the Mikaelson family.
- Christabella does not appear in this episode.
- This episode takes place on August 17, 2014.