"The Son Also Rises" is the eighth episode of Season 6 of Grimm and the one hundred and eighteenth episode overall. It first aired on February 24, 2017 on NBC.
WHEN LOSS MEETS SCIENCE AN UNSTOPPABLE CREATION ARISES - VIK SAHAY GUEST STARS - Deadly attacks on a team of scientists lead Nick (David Giuntoli), Hank (Russell Hornsby) and Wu (Reggie Lee) on an investigation unlike any they have had before. Meanwhile, as the research continues into the origins of the cloth, Monroe (Silas Weir Mitchell) and Rosalee (Bree Turner) learn that Eve (Bitsie Tulloch) is still feeling the after effects of the death grip. Elsewhere, Capt. Renard (Sasha Roiz) reaches out to an old friend to get answers to the origins of the symbols drawn by Diana.
The results of the experiments done on Victor Shelley'sson are a reference to Frankenstein's monster. Victor Shelley's name is also a reference to this novel. Dr. Frankenstein's first name was Victor. The author of the novel was Mary Shelley
The Hills & Mazy Cemetery is a reference to Hazy Mills Productions, which is one of the production companies for Grimm, which was formed in 2004 by Todd Milliner and Sean Hayes.
The picture of Robert Johansson, whose left arm is used in the experiment by the scientists, is of Bruce Lawson, who has been a key grip for Grimm since season 1.
The funeral director is credited as Harold C. Melville, but in the episode, his office door says Harold D. Melville.