|Season 4, Episode 3 (40)|
|Episode Guide Transcript|
Dead or Alive is the third episode of The Originals: Ememy Of The State and the 40th episode overall.
AN EMERGENCY MEETING OF CONGRESS- An enemy secures a seat in Congress, much to the chagrin of Kingston's cabinet. Cami approaches Klaus. Elijah reunites with Alana. Angelica and Callie hunt Lucien, but soon find he is hunting them instead. Freya and Marcel search for the Devil's Star. Joanna attacks Davos, who is visiting D.C. with Tess Smith, and gets herself arrested.
- Joseph Morgan as Niklaus Mikaelson
- Daniel Gillies as Elijah Mikaelson
- Nathaniel Buzolic as Kol Mikaelson
- Riley Voelkel as Freya Mikaelson
- Casper Zafer as Finn Mikaelson
- Haley Lu Richardson as Angelique Mikaelson
- Rebecca Breeds as Aurora de Martel
- Emily VanCamp as Christabella Marcoux
- Charles Michael Davis as Marcel Gerard
- Leah Pipes as Camille O'Connell
- Sebastian Roche as Mikael (credit only)
- Leven Rambin as Esther (credit only)
- Claire Coffee as Alana Killeen
- Mekenna Melvin as Callie Mercer
- Crystal Reed as Joanna
- with Elizabeth Olsen as Anica
- and Sebastian Stan as Ethan Pope
- and Julian McMahon as Taylor Kingston
Special Guest StarsEdit
- Krysten Ritter as Natasha Elkin
- Rachelle Lefevre as Angelica Barker
- Samaire Armstrong as Kendra Hughes
- Imogen Poots as Tess Smith
- Andrew Lees as Lucien Castle
- Alexis Denisof as Cerdic
- Lauren German as Veronica Banks
- Sendhil Ramamurthy as Davos
- Willa Holland as Tristiana Laveau
- with Tahmoh Penikett as Gregory Fawkes
- and John Barrowman as Malcolm Merlyn (Earth-7)
- Antagonist: Malcolm Merlyn (Earth-7)
- Mikael and Esther do not appear in this episode.
- This episode is named after the song by Taryn Southern.
- First appearance of Malcolm Merlyn (Earth-7).