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Warning: The following contains spoilers from the first three episodes of The Ranch Part 6.
The Ranch on Friday returned for Part 6 (aka the second half of Season 3) without original cast member Danny Masterson, who was fired by Netflix for reasons well publicized. So how did the Netflix comedy deal with Rooster’s absence?
Rooster - Part - Finale - Scene - Mary
As you’ll recall, Rooster was last seen in the Part 5 finale. In what would be his final scene, Mary’s ex-boyfriend Nick tossed the rancher a duffel bag full of his belongings and told him to get lost… or else. He then pointed a gun at Rooster and threatened to kill the entire Bennett family if he snitched. And so, Rooster picked up the bag and ditched town… or so we thought.
In the midseason premiere, Colt grows suspicious when Rooster doesn’t show up to work on the Peterson ranch. His bike’s gone, and no one’s heard from him. The following day, Colt calls Billy, who makes a trip out to Iron River Ranch. There, Colt tells the officer that Nick previously threatened to kill Rooster. Billy agrees to investigate, and tells Colt not to do anything stupid. But later that night, Colt takes it upon himself to pay Nick a visit, where he demands that the ex-con tell him what happened to his older brother. “The only thing I know about your brother is he likes to f–k other guys’ girlfriends,” Nick says. “That can get a man in trouble.” A triggered Colt charges at Nick, and a truly savage fight ensues.
Episode - Fight - Officer - Wilkerson - Colt
We then pick up, mid-brawl, in Episode 2. The fight is broken up by Officer Wilkerson, who takes Colt and Nick to the police station. There, Wilkerson promises Colt that he’ll reach out if they get a lead on Rooster’s whereabouts. Shortly thereafter, Beau receives a...
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