In Memoriam 2016: Honoring Television’s Fallen Characters

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Noah Bennet, Heroes Reborn

Season 1, Ep. 1 – Season 1, Ep. 13

Time of Death: “Project Reborn,” Season 1, Episode 13

Cause of Death: Used as a beacon to save the world.

Throughout the season, Noah played a key role in helping to both save the world and protect his grandchildren – who just so happened to be destined for greatness. The final leg of his journey led him to Gateway where he made the ultimate sacrifice to save the world.

Sandwiched between Malina and Tommy, Noah grabbed ahold of their hands and was used as a beacon for the siblings amplified power. Their energy surged through Noah and blasted into the solar flare. Noah fought through the excruciating pain so that the siblings could fulfill their destiny and save the world from destruction.

Shortly after their mission was complete and the world was saved, Noah died peacefully after revealing how proud he was of his two grandchildren.

Cody Schultz, Co-Editor

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