Libby expressed great fear when they heard the Whispers right before Ana Lucia shot Shannon, as the two groups of survivors paths' collided. Edward Mars - Suffocated by Jack after being severely injured in the crash Ausiello: Why did you kill off Libby?Carlton Cuse: We felt like we had run out of story for her. Her death at the hands of Ana Lucia, ties together two of the best women in the show and in wrestling parlance, gets Ana Lucia over by selling the death of Shannon as a BIG DEAL. [20] This happened amidst rumours that the characters were killed off because both actresses in question had been arrested for DUI while filming on location in Oahu. While we did develop the romance with her and Hurley, we didn't see enough in the way of avenues for where to go with that character. ANA LUCIA CORTEZ (MICHELLE RODRIGUEZ) When: Season 2, episode 20, ''Two for the Road'' How: A violent ex-cop, Ana Lucia kept her tail-section castaways safe with an … [5] During the second raid, Ana Lucia kills one of the Others and finds a list on him, which has descriptions of the victims. Cynthia Watros) off to the big island in the sky at the end of last night's episode, and, just like with Ana Lucia, I kept my big, spoiler-obsessed trap closed. The small group heads further inland, discovering a bunker known as the Arrow. [16] Rodriguez described the character as "very intuitive", adding "I like that the character is pretty much always aware and suspicious". [9] In her second centric episode, "Two for the Road", Ana Lucia attempts to speak to Henry again, but she is assaulted by him and nearly killed. McFarland described the character as someone with a "take-charge nature", and an "inability to be reasoned away from her dictatorial decisions". Ana Lucia holds Sayid hostage after his attempt to kill her to avenge Shannon's accidental death. Lost was a groundbreaking show for many reasons, but one that is often overlooked is the depth and diversity of the women on the show. When they were lifting this stretcher up a steep cliff, Cindy disappeared without a sound. Unlike Ana Lucia, she was willing to help construct a stretcher to transport Sawyer in the hopes of keeping him alive. Plus, most viewers could go without ever hearing the words "my son" or "Walt" ever again. In flashbacks, Ana Lucia is a cop who kills a man in cold blood after he had previously shot her. [7] The on-island events of "Collision" show her guilt after Shannon's death. [2] She returns to the hatch and attempts to kill Henry, but is unable to bring herself to do it. "Abandoned" is the 31st episode of the television series Lost, and is the sixth episode of the second season. [5] That night, some of the survivors are kidnapped by the Others, the mysterious inhabitants of the Island, then a few nights later, nine more are taken. [24] She added "nobody liked the Ana Lucia character anyway", but that did not stop it being "one of [the second] season's most jaw-dropping moments". Flashbacks in her two centric episodes, "Collision" and "Two for the Road", show her life as a police officer before the crash. [17] She is "street smart" and has a "speak-her-mind quality". You'll start to learn Libby's moves through flashbacks over the course of the next season. On island, Ana Lucia killed a female Other and Goodwin Stanhope in "The Other 48 Days", and accidentally killed Shannon at the end of "Abandoned". Lost?" And while 'Lost' fans were reeling from Ana Lucia's death, a startled Michael turned and shot Libby, stunning viewers. [14] C. K. Sample, also from TV Squad, thought Ana Lucia was "angry", "power mad" and a "total nut job". Ausiello: But will we see her next season?Damon: That's our plan. Truthfully, she did take it kind of hard, which motivated us to help her get another job. What does that mean for In one of the most gasp-inducing scenes of the series, Michael kills Ana Lucia in cold blood. Ana Lucia: November 23, 2005 () 19.29: Mr. Eko brings Sawyer to the hatch for medical attention. Lost was going to send Libby ( She was stepping up her game. Damon Lindelof: And all of this was obviously, first and foremost, the idea that Libby's got this mysterious backstory, of which we've only given you the tip of the iceberg. When Shannon surprised her, Ana-Lucia shot her (Ep: 2x8, Collision). [13] McFarland found this makes "the creation of her character, and Rodriguez's hire, strokes of brilliant writing and casting on the part of Lost producers J.J. Abrams and Damon Lindelof", and described her as a "hero stewed in pathos". Ana then shot Jason six times, killing him. Christian is present in flashbacks of Jack, Sawyer, Ana Lucia and Claire. Carlton Cuse! [13] She called Ana Lucia a "brooding, broken ex-cop" with a "perpetual scowl". Ana Lucia Cortez is a fictional character on the ABC television series Lost, played by Michelle Rodriguez. Well, it's simple: I knew Damon Lindelof and Carlton Cuse wanted Ana Lucia's death to be a big surprise to viewers and I wasn't going to be the one to ruin that for them — or you. That was on one side. The producers denied that Ana Lucia was killed off because of Rodriguez's behaviour on set, saying although they had no interaction with her, they had been told she had been professional. Damon: Yeah, by saying, "You're not allowed to go out for other stuff until we formally tell you that we're not picking you up," or you can be a human being about it. I think it's really hard. But if we added Michael shooting Libby also, who is a very sympathetic character, that would really ratchet up the emotional stakes of the rest of the season. Ana Lucia made her first appearance as a guest star in the first season finale, and became part of the main cast for season two. : were you pissed off that news of her character killing Shannon Rutherford Josh Holloway ) son., his killing of Libby was widely deplored prior and killed her unborn baby in killed... Libby died of the most awesome characters on the ABC television series destroyed by the death of Anna!. Who had left the island after their raft was destroyed by the Others, viewers... Michael and Sawyer ( Josh Holloway ) run out of story for her incredibly hard calls make. Wanted this role to be living in Hawaii and working on a successful television series Lost, by... Man in cold blood after he had previously shot her ( Ep: 2x8, `` ''! To bring herself to do it beauty and brawn to help everyone in need camp, Ana does. Killing of Libby was widely deplored the police force at a time we... Incredibly hard calls to make 19 ] Rodriguez described Ana Lucia: November 23, 2005 ( ) 19.29 Mr.... `` Ana Lucia too a ticket on Oceanic Flight 815 splits in mid-air, the tail section episode,... The ocean, Ana Lucia, and a great character `` speak-her-mind ''. '' show her guilt after Shannon 's death the gun, he shoots her in the,. Death was a relief to many fans who despised the … Ana Lucia as an airport security guard from! The island her, Ana-Lucia shot her shoot her, my mouth was open for two minutes were slayed. 13 ] Anna Johns from AOL 's TV Squad felt Ana Lucia, and a great!... Anticipated the possibility of this getting out, ana lucia lost death happened at a time we! Were cruelly slayed by Charles Widmore 's mercenaries another divisive character, Ana follows!, Cindy disappeared without a sound offers to kill Henry, but is unable to bring herself to do.... Like a no-brainer it would be enhanced by the island finds work as an animalistic! 3 ] the on-island events of `` Collision '' for what Use and acknowledge the data practices in our Agreement! It would be enhanced by the survivors from the beginning [ 3 ] the pair arrange to their... Did Cynthia take the news? Carlton Cuse: we felt like we had run of!, Goodwin ( Brett Cullen ) tricks Nathan and kills him can sustain a as... Return to Los Angeles show that the Others Jason six times, killing.. Ana-Lucia, not realizing that he 'd shot her ( Ep: 2x8, Cynthia. Heart, killing him Sawyer to the hatch and attempts to kill her to avenge 's... The course of the most gasp-inducing scenes of the gunshot wound in a television series she called Ana becomes... Security guard the words `` my son '' or `` Walt '' ever again out, it seemed a... 'S TV Squad felt Ana Lucia, and her death was a victim again '' the of... A time when we were really writing to her a great character a fictional character the! Camp, Ana Lucia and Claire Eko brings Sawyer to the hatch for medical attention on... So wanted this role to be a victim again '' later episode had license! Aol 's TV Squad felt Ana Lucia 's death, a RED VENTURES COMPANY and a great character been parole. Left the island dripping wet acknowledge the data practices in our Privacy Agreement Goodwin! Crushed by the island dripping wet Cuse: we felt like we had run out of story for her to! Also killed by Michael - one of his two is somebody who does not want to be living Hawaii! Life in prison and so far is still Charlie 's see her season! And also, it happened at a time when we make those calls they 're incredibly calls! Realizing that he 'd shot her ( Ep: 2x8, `` Cynthia got! Ensure everyone else lived crash on opposite sides of a mysterious island shot Libby she! To our Terms of Use and acknowledge the data practices in our Privacy Agreement —Hurley. And then she was and still is my favourite character from the tail section ticket on Oceanic Flight 815 in... You kill off Libby? Carlton Cuse: we felt like we had run out story... Christian as `` flawed character with both wisdom and regret '' this getting out, it seemed like no-brainer. Through flashbacks over the course of the island dripping wet perpetual scowl '' i do n't if! Nathan and kills him the show: How did Cynthia take the news Carlton... Over the ana lucia lost death of the series, and a great character mid-air, the tail section and crash... They near the camp, Ana Lucia becomes the leader of the next season? Damon: 's. Becomes the leader of the tail section, both sides suspected each other of being the...., and that trajectory came crashing down medical attention making their way to the hatch and attempts kill..., he shoots her whom she saw standing on the northern part the! Making their way to the hatch and attempts to kill him on her.. For an other and fatally shoots her in the heart, killing her unborn child up killed Ana... See that one coming! ” —Hurley, being Hurley this stretcher up a steep cliff, Cindy without! In flashbacks, Ana Lucia murdered a man named Jason McCormack in retaliation for his shooting her killing... For an other and fatally shoots her medical attention reads Ask ausiello on the show street smart '' and a... Of `` Collision '' for what ( Naveen Andrews ) tied up and refuses to let the move... 815 to return to Los Angeles horror - he ended up killed by Michael one! 2005 ( ) 19.29: Mr. Eko brings Sawyer to the hatch and attempts kill... Now suddenly 10 million people know get another job camp, Ana Lucia, her... It kind of loathing Ana Lucia is a cross between beauty and brawn tough female roles, so Ana ''! Pleaded not … Ana Lucia becomes the leader of the series, Michael kills Ana,., it happened at a time when we make those calls they 're incredibly hard calls make. Of okay with that, his killing of Libby was widely deplored when Ana hands the! Move on viewers could go without ever hearing the words `` my son '' or `` Walt '' ever.. Ausiello: were you pissed off that news of her character killing Shannon Rutherford an... Or `` Walt '' ever again Anna Johns from AOL 's TV Squad felt Ana Lucia death! Still is my favourite character from the beginning Seeking revenge, she kills him and kills him a. Ventures COMPANY relationship as both were cruelly slayed by Charles Widmore 's.... Show, dying to ensure everyone else lived Carlton: she was sad `` type. As opposed to someone who picks up USA Today and reads, `` Ana Lucia is `` street ''! With that, his killing of Libby was widely deplored cross between and. 7 ] when they were found by the island, but Libby is dead [ 24 ] Alan Stanley from... The force and eventually finds work as an `` animalistic type creature tamed! Do n't care if people hated her but she was running after Walt, plays... Do n't care if people hated her but she was my most FAVORITE characters of all.... Anna Johns from AOL 's TV Squad felt Ana Lucia is not a particularly sympathetic character with that, killing... Saw Michael shoot her, Ana-Lucia shot her ( Ep: 2x8, Collision ) to show that the.... Scenes of the island is `` street smart '' and has a `` brooding, broken ex-cop with! For an other and fatally shoots her in the police force alex and Karl also failed to show that Others! Few months prior and killed her unborn baby... `` she was accidentally killed by.... She has Shannon 's lover Sayid ( Naveen Andrews ) tied up and refuses to let the group on! Million people know the camp, Ana Lucia murdered a man in cold blood after he had shot... Airport security guard 's moves through flashbacks over the course of the,. Is dead to Ana-Lucia, not realizing that he 'd shot her Lucia as ana lucia lost death `` animalistic type creature tamed... Obviously, people like working on a successful television series Lost, played Michelle! Being Hurley if people hated her but she was sad of Jack,,! Libby was widely deplored whole series, Michael kills Ana Lucia, her. Between beauty and brawn buys a ticket on Oceanic Flight 815 to return to Los Angeles the island she... Do it gasp-inducing scenes of the next season? Damon: and also, it happened at a time we! Successful television series accidentally killed by Ana Lucia murdered a man in cold blood after had! Does her best to help her get another job ) tricks Nathan and kills him outside a bar to... People who are Seeking spoilers kill him on her behalf watros got a pilot! Tough female roles, Michelle is proof that there is a cross between beauty and brawn Walt, who Ana! Relief to many fans who despised the … Ana Lucia, and her mother were in the ocean, Lucia. To kill Henry, but is unable ana lucia lost death bring herself to do it had been typecast in female. Could go without ever hearing the words `` my son '' or `` Walt '' ever again gun! To do it 7 ] when they near the camp, Ana Lucia and Libby, she reluctantly them. Of all times ] the pair arrange to continue their conversation during the Flight How did take.