Image of Dr. Ethan Rom
Person Type
Supporting Characters
Primary Actor
William Mapother IMDB logo


Dr. Ethan Rom was the first of the Others that was introduced on the show. He had infiltrated the middle-section survivors. Ethan seemed to have been Richard Alpert's second-hand man when hiring people into Mittelos Bioscience and he helped to hire Juliet. He's responsible for Claire's kidnapping and Charlie's near-death, and was later killed by Charlie. His position amongst the Others has been revealed as their surgeon, and may have been friendly to Juliet since he was fixing her plumbing.