Julia and Louise head to Mexico and go to dangerous lengths to get an exclusive with a famous drug kingpin on the Nov. 17 episode of ‘Notorious.’ Plus, Jake works all angles of the murder case against Maya. Read our recap of the latest episode now!
Maya is arrested and thrown in jail after the events of the last episode. Julia and Jake reach a truce and agree to have Max on LHL for an interview about the case. Max is adamant that Maya killed Johnny, even though the murder weapon hasn’t been uncovered.
When Louise gets in her car, a mysterious man climbs inside. He offers her an interview with one of the biggest drug lords in the world, El Toro, but there’s just a small window of opportunity. She only has a few hours to decide if she wants the interview. Louise heads straight to Julia, who’s is having some sexy time with Max. Louise wants Julia to come along with her!
Jake sets up a meeting between Dana and Julia. This should be interesting. At lunch, Julia apologizes for not trying hard enough to stop Louise from releasing the sex tape. Dana also reveals why she faked the story that cost her career all those years ago. She was pregnant at the time, with the chairman of the network’s baby.
Dana goes on LHL after Julia preps her with questions. She aces the interview alongside Louise. In the middle of the interview, Jake receives a call. Maya tried to kill herself in prison!
Julia and Louise meet Eduardo, the man who confronted Louise about the interview, to talk. He details them about their trip. El Toro’s people will provide everything, except a guarantee of their safety. Julia leaves Megan in charge of LHL while she’s away. This is a huge moment for Megan, but she begs Julia not to go. Since when does Julia George listen to anyone?
Before she leaves, Julia stops by to see Maya. On her way out, she runs into Jake. He sweetly asks her to go for a drink. She says no. Why, Julia, why?! Ella and Bradley blow Preston’s alibi, giving Jake more than enough to create reasonable doubt in Maya’s case.
Darren wants Megan to get Dana to sub for Louise. She’s a little shocked at first, but she knows what she has to do. It would be a ratings success. Megan goes to Jake with her idea, and as long as Dana can pick her guests, he sees this as an opportunity. Megan meets with Preston to convince him to go on the show. Jake needs paint him as Johnny’s potential killer.
Louise and Julia arrive in Mexico and are met by armed men. When they’re dumped at a cantina, Louise finds out that Dana’s replaced her on LHL. And she’s not happy about it. Dana brings Willow and Preston on the show. Willow tells Dana she wants to recant her testimony. Dana tries to take down Preston, but he’s actually got a solid alibi. He was scoping out Gwen Stefani’s house during the 50 minutes he wasn’t bowling. Preston pushes Dana over the edge. Dana says she killed Johnny! All of this goes down LIVE ON THE AIR!!!!!
Ryan takes Ella to a number of new apartments so she can move out of the motel. Ella gets frustrated and snaps at Ryan. She realizes he only means well, but she doesn’t want to get her heart broken. He tells her he’s not going anywhere. Aw!
Max and a police officer arrive on set to arrest Dana but he’s not releasing Maya just yet. As this is going on, two men kidnap Julia and take her to an undisclosed location to meet with El Toro.
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