"It's About Frank" is the 35th episode of How to Get Away with Murder.


The mystery behind the Annalise "killer" flyers takes a surprising twist. Meanwhile, Frank's troubled past is exposed and a shocking new discovery changes everything about the night of the fire.[2]


Flashback: The events that lead to Sam and Annalise Keating’s first encounter with Frank, who served an unspecified sentence for injuring his father when he was 13 years old, are shown.

Flashforward: Still in the hospital as Laurel’s condition is critical. Shortly after the news, Bonnie receives a call from someone, who she informs them of the news; a panicked Oliver tries to reach Connor, whose phone is somehow in Michaela’s house and gets picked up by her foster mother Trishelle. At the same time, the news on a tv in the hospital, reveals that the dead body found in the fire is male.

Notes and TriviaEdit


  • This episode scored 4.29 million viewers.
  • The date shown on the heart rate monitor in the flashforward shows that the date is in August, 2016 when in future episodes, we establish that the event takes place in November 2015.
  • Wes Gibbins tells Meggy Travers that his mother and father died of stomach cancer, but his mother actually killed herself, as we see in the episode "Something Bad Happened".

Important EventsEdit


  • Wes and Laurel took a visit to Annalise’s to tell her that Frank had been in contact with Laurel, so Laurel asked her if all the things she’d been told were true. Wes though is the one who began to attempt the questioning towards Annalise. “It’s about Frank.”

International TitlesEdit

  • French: "Boire et déboires" (Drink and setbacks)
  • Spanish: "Se trata de Frank" (It's about Frank)


Song Artist Scene
"Let Go" Son Lux Annalise purges the Keating House of alcohol and liquor when she finds an old bottle from her and Sam's past; (Flashback - 1999) Annalise and Sam toast to moving into the Keating house; (Flashback - 2001) Sam finds Annalise miscarrying; Annalise lies in bed; (Flashback - 2002) In bed, Sam gushes over how he and Annalise will be the campus new power couple, they kiss; Stressed from the memories as they hit her, Annalise retrieves the vodka from the trash and begins to drink.
"Hooch" Kelis Annalise drunkenly dances around her home and continues to drink then drunk dials Nate.
"Fool" Perfume Genius Bonnie comforts Frank after his nightmare by planning a future for them away from their real lives when they kiss then begin to have sex; Laurel scares lost in thought at Bonnie's text to her about Frank.
"Inhale Exhale" Nao Michaela breaks up with Asher after he and everyone else brings up the subject her hillbilly past and accent; Wes finds Annalise pissy drunk at the house.





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