In "Bug a Boo", Sam went on a date and was later kidnapped and incubated at the Cicada Demons' lair, where he was kept sedated. Maggie Vera recognized him from the missing profile and the profile on Aptitude. The Charmed Ones were able to vanquish the demons and save him and other innocents before the insect eggs had a chance to hatch. Harry Greenwood then wiped their memories so that they would have no recollection of the events.
- In this Charmed series, Sam Arnold is the first gay male. In the original series, first gay male was a film critic named Phil.