Taylor Kinney’s Severide’s Daring Rescue

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In the hazard zone! Taylor Kinney isn’t afraid of a problem — or getting damage — as Chicago Fire’s Kelly Severide.

The 40-year-old actor exhibits off his athletic means as Squad 3’s lieutenant within the upcoming season 10 episode, “An Officer With Grit,” which airs on NBC Wednesday, March 2.

Us Weekly’s unique first take a look at a photograph from the episode highlights Severide’s dangerous save after Squad 3, Truck 81 and Ambo 61 all reply to a scene at an overpass the place a two-ton semi-truck hauling 50-foot-long phone poles has crashed by way of the overpass guard rail — and is precariously dangling over the sting.

Severide should lean on his go-to firefighter associate Joe Cruz (performed by Joe Minoso) to attempt to save the truck driver, who has fallen out of the cab as the large automobile hovers 30 toes above the bottom.

In the snap, Severide — who is likely one of the oldest senior officers in Firehouse 51 — might be seen repelling from the overpass because the truck driver holds on for pricey life to a pole. The treacherous stunt additionally exhibits the huge automobile prepared to totally go over the facet of the highway.

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According to the episode’s logline, “An Officer With Grit,” will function Chief Hawkins (Jimmy Nicholas) going “above and beyond to help [paramedics] Brett and Violet with a problem” whereas Stella Kidd (Miranda Rae Mayo) pursues an open lieutenant position. “A blast from the past asks [firefighters] Mouch and Herrmann for a favor,” NBC teases.

Showrunner Derek Haas solely informed Us in January 2021 about Severide’s talent set earlier than the lieutenant proposed to fellow Firehouse 51 firefighter Kidd throughout season 9 of the hit drama.

“Severide is very good at rescuing people,” the 51-year-old govt producer defined as Severide began to distance himself from Kidd whereas she was learning for her lieutenant’s examination. “He’s not so good at communicating, and he’s never been that willing to say exactly what’s on his mind, which can be frustrating when you’re the woman in his life.”

The couple, nevertheless, have since overcome Severide’s unsuccessful try to squash rumors about Kidd’s rise to success being linked to their romance. Haas hinted earlier this month that the characters’ relationship is on the right track after Kidd’s temporary hiatus originally on season 10.

“We are on scope for a wedding episode this season. I would write it down — maybe not in ink, but as close to ink as you get,” he informed Variety in February, referring to the newly-engaged firefighter duo.

Haas added {that a} Stellaride marriage ceremony may additionally mark the return of beloved character Matthew Casey (performed by Jesse Spencer), who exited the collection in October 2021. “I would be mortified if there was a wedding that didn’t include Casey,” he defined.

Chicago Fire airs on NBC Wednesdays at 9 p.m. ET.

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