The unfamiliar clip from Season 6 Episode 5 of “The Expanse” functions a stressful conversation between longtime comrades Naomi Nagata (Dominique Tipper) and Camina Drummer (Cara Gee), who — rather frankly — has been the standout persona all the scheme in which by this closing season. The short scene is emotionally charged and layered; it skillfully relies as a lot on what’s left unsaid between Naomi and Drummer because the words that pass between them.
Naomi and Drummer are both Belters by start — and aged people of the OPA, the precursor organization to Marco’s Free Navy. While Drummer threw her lot in with the moderate Fred Johnson (Chad Coleman), Naomi in actuality began her OPA lifestyles as a terrorist and accomplice to Marco. The two girls both salvage themselves combating in opposition to their Belter brethren on this most up-to-date battle, a connection that ought to breed camaraderie, but it’s sure from this scene that the final few years of combating and loss comprise easiest driven a wedge between them.
Drummer runs down the full people of her dwelling-faring household she’s misplaced as a results of her choice to make stronger the Inners in their war in opposition to the Free Navy. “We’ve all misplaced a giant deal,” Naomi tells Drummer, in an sick-fated strive and construct a bridge over the emotional chasm between them.
“Some greater than others,” is Drummer’s clipped answer.
“The Expanse” drops new episodes weekly on Fridays on Amazon High Video. Episode 5 will premiere on January 7.