"Help Is Not Coming" is the third episode of the second season of 9-1-1, and the thirteenth episode overall. It aired on October 1, 2018.


The first responders continue to deal with the fallout of a massive earthquake and its deadly aftershocks. Athena tries to keep the peace as Bobby and team continue to rescue victims from a collapsing high-rise hotel, both under the rubble and high above the ground. Maddie's first day on the job involves helping a pregnant couple deliver their baby safely.[2]



Guest Starring

  • Tracie Thoms as Karen Wilson
  • Bryan Safi as Josh Russo
  • Tiffany Dupont as Ali Martin
  • Eric Nenninger as Brian
  • Ali Hillis as Jen
  • TJ Linnard as Russ
  • Romi Dias as Chief Miranda Williams
  • Kimleigh Smith as Ms. Lorna
  • Michael Ray Escamilla as Herve


  • Steven Allerick as USAR Firefighter
  • Faruk Amireh as Man
  • Domonique Brown as Francis
  • Isianna Burgess as LAFD Tech
  • Kendra Chell as Ainsley
  • Matthew Jayson Cwern as LAFD Liaison Bill Jenks
  • Connor Dean as Tucker
  • Pablo Espinosa as Fire Captain Martinez
  • Burt Grinstead as Drew Hudson
  • Cynthia Rose Hall as Female Firefighter
  • Declan Pratt as Denny Wilson
  • Nev Scharrel as Kat
  • Wendy Schenker as Angry Woman
  • Kevin Teh as Batari



  • Even though Mike Gray (Jeff Pickens) and Vincent Ventresca (Coach) appear at the hospital in the episodes final scene, neither is credited for their role, despite both being listed in the press release for this episode. [2]



Episode Stills




ve 9-1-1 Episode Guide
Season 1 "Pilot" • "Let Go" • "Next of Kin" • "Worst Day Ever" • "Point of Origin" • "Heartbreaker" • "Full Moon (Creepy AF)" • "Karma's a Bitch" • "Trapped" • "A Whole New You"
Season 2 "Under Pressure" • "7.1" • "Help Is Not Coming" • "Stuck" • "Awful People" • "Dosed" • "Haunted" • "Buck, Actually" • "Hen Begins" • "Merry Ex-Mas" • "New Beginnings" • "Chimney Begins" • "Fight or Flight" • "Broken" • "Ocean's 9-1-1" • "Bobby Begins Again" • "Careful What You Wish For" • "This Life We Choose"
Season 3 "Kids Today" • "Sink or Swim" • "The Searchers" • "Triggers" • "Rage" • "Monsters" • "Athena Begins" • "Malfunction" • "Fallout" • "Christmas Spirit" • "Seize the Day" • "Fools" • "Pinned" • "The Taking of Dispatch 9-1-1" • "Eddie Begins" • "The One That Got Away" • "Powerless" • "What's Next?"
9-1-1: Lone Star Episode Guide
Season 1 "Pilot" • "Yee-Haw" • "Texas Proud" • "Act of God" • "Studs" • "Friends Like These" • "Bum Steer" • "Monster Inside" • "Awakening" • "Austin, We Have a Problem"
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