"Beasts of Burden"
Beasts of Burden
Episode Information
Season 2
Episode 4
Date aired July 10th, 2014
Ratings 1.646mil[1]
Writer(s) Todd Slavkin
Darren Swimmer
Director Allan Kroeker
Previous "The Cord and the Ax"
Next "Putting the Damage On"

"Beasts of Burden" is the 4th episode of Season Two of Defiance and the 16th episode overall. It is scheduled to air on July 10th, 2014 on Syfy.


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Datak's attempts to reclaim his empire face a big obstacle: his wife.[2]

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Season 2
Episodes "The Opposite of Hallelujah" • "In My Secret Life" • "The Cord and the Ax" • "Beasts of Burden" • "Putting the Damage On" • "This Woman's Work" • "If You Could See Her Through My Eyes" • "Slouching Towards Bethlehem" • "Painted From Memory" • "Bottom of the World" • "Doll Parts" • "All Things Must Pass" • "I Almost Prayed"
Stars Grant Bowler as Joshua NolanJulie Benz as Amanda RosewaterTony Curran as Datak TarrJaime Murray as Stahma TarrGraham Greene as Rafe McCawleyJim Murray as Niles Pottinger
Guests Rob Archer as ChurchillLinda Hamilton as Pilar McCawleyMichael Dyson as SkevurKevin Shand as RaigaKatie Douglas as Young Irisa/IrzuMonica Parker as Bailey
Recurring Dewshane Williams as Tommy LasalleJesse Rath as Alak TarrNicole Muñoz as Christie McCawley