“The Dropout Season 1 Episode 9.” ‘Dropout’ reaches its climax with an eighth episode that sees Elizabeth Holmes and her debut, Thelanos, reach the bottom. In this episode, the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) is investigating Theanos labs, and their report shows a major collision in the company.
At the time, Elizabeth and Sunny’s personal and professional relationships deteriorated after Elizabeth made a shocking decision. In the end, Theanos’ future is in jeopardy, and Elizabeth is facing a major crisis in order to save her company. Now, know about The Dropout Season 1 Episode 9.
The Dropout Season 1 Episode 9: Release Date
The Dropout Season 1 was first aired on March 3, 2022, on HuluNetwork. The Dropout Season 1 currently has 8 episodes in total. The watching time for each episode is approximately 52 minutes. The Dropout Season 1 Episode 9 is not available in Season 1. The Dropout Season 2 will release in 2023.
The Dropout Season 1 Episode 8 is titled ‘Lizzy.’ It opens after John Carreyrou’s article exposing Theranos which spreads to all media and the general public like a wildfire. Elizabeth enters the damage control mode and talks to all members of her board. She says Carreyrou’s article is full of lies and calls him a sex journalist. Sunny Balwani, on the other hand, is trying to prevent Walgreens from entering their party with Theranos.
Elsewhere, Carreyrou is upset that none of Theano’s board members have resigned and continues to support Elizabeth. His editor, Judith Baker, encourages Carreyrou to continue writing about Theranos. She suggests he try to get Tyler Shultz to talk about the record against Theranos.
At that time, Erika Cheung and Tyler informed the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services (CMS) about the incompatibility of the Theranos lab. Later, Tyler talks to his grandfather, George Shultz, and encourages him to speak out against Elizabeth and The heroes.
However, Tyler leaves after George asks him to leave, leaving their relationship at a traumatic time. CMS employee Gary Yamamoto arrives to investigate Theanos labs. Sunny tries to talk to Gary and use the situation to benefit Theanos, but Gary completes his report.
The report is published, and Theanos labs are closed. Elizabeth tries to blame Sunny and asks him to step down instead of being COO. However, Sunny suggests that they rebuild Theranos with a new product and take the company to a split. However, Elizabeth walks behind Sunny and informs the board that he is stepping down. Later, Sunny and Elizabeth split up.
George talks to Carreyrou and admits he was wrong in judging Elizabeth. He asks Carreyrou to publish a statement about Tyler’s integrity. Thelosos faces an uncertain future as Elizabeth’s personal life takes a new turn.