An explanation from Gubler himself on why Reid doesnt shake hands. Its because of germaphobia– NOT because of an aversion to being touched.An explanation from Gubler himself on why Reid doesnt shake hands. Its because of germaphobia
What does Spencer Reid say about shaking hands?
Dr. Spencer Reid : The number of pathogens passed during a handshake is staggering. Its actually safer to kiss.
When did Reid stop shaking hands?
If you watch (or rewatch) the first 4 seasons you will notice that he actually shakes hands till the end of season 4. The episode where he contracts anthrax to be exact.
Is Spencer Reid a germaphobe?
It is accepted and known that Reid is germaphobic; actor Matthew Gray Gubler even tweeted to confirm this. Theres no way a germaphobe would touch anything in that apartment, never mind sit on bedding that may never get washed.
Why did Spencer Reid have a seizure?
Spencer Reid was kidnapped and tortured. While being held hostage by serial killer Tobias Hankel—whose past substance abuse combined with mental anguish caused his mind to fracture into three different personalities—Reid was forcibly injected with dilaudid, beaten, and suffered a seizure that almost killed him.
Are JJ and Spencer in love?
An attempt at setting the two up was made, but ultimately, romance never blossomed. Cut to the finale episode of season 14. While they are being held at gunpoint by an unknown subject (unsub), JJ makes a startling confession to Reid: Ive always loved you.