Emily Hankins
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Season(s) 1, 2
Portrayed by Susan Pourfar
Episode count 3
Status Alive
Nickname(s) Em
Occupation Journalist
Children Unnamed daughter

Emily Hankins is a longtime friend of Joan Watson.



Emily went to the same college as Joan Watson,[1] and works in journalism. She has a six year old daughter.[2]

Season oneEdit

She set Joan up with her friend Aaron Ward not knowing that he was married.[2] When Joan quits her sober companion career to become a consultant detective, Emily becomes worried and stages an intervention. She tells Joan that she and her friends are worried because she quit her job and lives with the recovering addict Sherlock Holmes. They also think she's involved with him. Joan becomes hurt, and walks out of the bar they were in. Emily later calls her and apologizes.[1]


Season one appearances
Pilot While You Were Sleeping Child Predator Rat Race
Lesser Evils Flight Risk One Way to Get Off The Long Fuse
You Do It to Yourself The Leviathan Dirty Laundry M.
The Red Team The Deductionist A Giant Gun, Filled with Drugs Details
Possibility Two Déjà Vu All Over Again Snow Angels Dead Man's Switch
A Landmark Story Risk Management The Woman Heroine
Season two appearances
Step Nine Solve for X We Are Everyone Poison Pen
Ancient History An Unnatural Arrangement The Marchioness Blood Is Thicker
On the Line Tremors Internal Audit The Diabolical Kind
All in the Family Dead Clade Walking Corpse de Ballet The One Percent Solution
Ears to You The Hound Of Cancer Cells The Many Mouths of Aaron Colville No Lack of Void
The Man With the Twisted Lip Paint It Black Art in the Blood The Grand Experiment


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  1. 1.0 1.1 "Déjà Vu All Over Again," aired March 14, 2013. Elementary, Season 1, Episode 18. CBS. Directed by Jerry Levine, written by Brian Rodenbeck.
  2. 2.0 2.1 "Rat Race," aired October 25, 2012. Elementary, Season 1, Episode 4. CBS. Directed by Rosemary Rodriguez, written by Craig Sweeny.

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