Season 8 Episode 5 episode 5

House Season 8 Episode 5 "The Confession" Guide

Check out the official episode guide for House Season 8 Episode 5, “The Confession,” airing November 7 at 9 pm on Fox.

  • A man (guest star Jamie Bamber) well-respected in his community suddenly collapses, and in the process of diagnosing his symptoms, the team discovers that the patient has been hiding dark secrets and lying about his personal and professional life.
  • But when the patient openly confesses his wrongdoings to his family and community, he compromises his chances of receiving the proper medical treatment that could save his life.
  • Meanwhile, Chase (Jesse Spencer) and Taub (Peter Jacobson) rejoin the team.
  • Taub tries to balance life at the hospital with his responsibilities as a father of two infant daughters from two different mothers.