In Supernatural, reapers are entities whose responsibility it is to escort newly-deceased souls to the afterlife. They are not aligned with Heaven or Hell, and refuse to tell the deceased what awaits them.
Episodes featuring reapers
- 2.01 In My Time Of Dying - the reaper appears as a young woman calling itself Tessa, who tries to help Dean cross over.
- 4.15 Death Takes A Holiday - Tessa turns up when a reaper in a small town disappears, and is herself kidnapped by Alistair.