People.com Entertainment TV Milo Ventimiglia Teases Jack's Death in 'This Is Us' : 'We Will Learn Something' PEOPLE and EW are hosting the This Is Us season 2 premiere By Michele Corriston Published on September 26, 2017 08:44 PM Share Tweet Pin Email Will we find out how the Internet’s favorite dad Milo Ventimiglia met his fatal fate in the This Is Us season 2 premiere? Maybe. PEOPLE’s JD Heyman caught up with the star on the red carpet, and he kind of confirmed we’ll find out how Jack Pearson died. “We will learn something very large that relates to Jack’s death tonight,” he teased. Don’t miss People and EW’s This Is Us LIVE viewing party! Go to People.com and EW.com for exclusive access to the This Is Us season 2 red carpet premiere party – with all the scoop from your favorite cast members. Then, join our editors as they bring you expert insight and can’t-miss social buzz during the premiere episode of the hit NBC drama. So, to throw out one wild fan theory … did his BFF — and widow Rebecca’s (Mandy Moore) current husband — Miguel (Jon Huertas) murder him? “I hope not!” said Ventimiglia, 40. (For what it’s worth, we spotted Ventimiglia and Huertas chatting happily on the red carpet.) This Is Us airs at 9 p.m. ET on NBC.