Kate's fate has been the topic of many conversations among fans, but we may be waiting a while for answers. "I think it’s wide open at this point what has become of Kate," Berger says. <P><P> "I can’t promise next season," Aptaker says. <P><P> "But we know that in terms of the rank of people’s burning questions, that one is probably working its way up there. We’ll be mindful of that."