Outlander is a historical drama television series that originated in the United States and the United Kingdom. The show has a genre of fantasy, romance, and adventure too. The show was initially released in 4 languages, English, Scots, French and Scottish Gaelic. Produced by David Brown, Caitriona Balfe, and Sam Heughan, the show is based on a novel of the same name by Diana Gabaldon. It revolves around Claire Randell who is a married former Second World War military nurse in Scotland. She, however, finds herself trapped in 1743. There, she fell in love with a Highland Warrior called Jamie Fraser. The show premiered on August 19, 2014, on Starz.
Each season of the show has received positive reviews from the audience and critics. It can be seen through the ratings of the show on different platforms. It has an amazing rating of 89% on Rotten Tomatoes and 8.4 out of 10 on IMDB.
Outlander Season 6 Release Date
Fans are eagerly waiting for season 6 of this beloved series Outlander. Well, the good part is that it has already been renewed for the sixth season in 2018. On May 9, 2018, Starz confirmed this announcement. It is expected that this season will have eight episodes. Matthew B. said that the entire team is really very excited to get into the editing room to work. There is no final release date but we are assuming the season can be released somewhere around the summer of 2022. Get excited to see Jamie and Claire facing heartbreaking new challenges.
Outlander Season 6 Plot
Jamie and Claire think that Fraser’s Ridge is the safest place for them. However, in this upcoming season, they are asking themselves that, “Is it really safe”? What do you do when your home turns against you? We will see this in the new episodes. The plot twist, here, is that there will be a new threat. The Christie family is arriving with two children. Yes, you guessed it right. They are Jamie’s old nemesis. It will surely create a lot of disturbances for Claire and for us it would be fun to see her go through this. Balfe said, “Christies is heartbreaking but it’s a little twisted”. Heughan recently added fuel to this. Jamie and Claire have ‘spent their precious time and energy making a beautiful home for themselves but in season six, they will see that disintegrate not only for them but for all the inhabitants of Fraser’s Ridge.
Heughan, at New York Comic Con, revealed that some of the scenes from the sixth season had to be re-shot due to Caitriona Balfe’s pregnancy. He added that after learning this they had to move everything fast so that it could be completed before her leave. Later, Balfe said that these scenes have been shot from different angles to hide her pregnancy and baby bump. She welcomed her child with her husband in August this year.
Outlander Season 6 Cast
The cast of the show includes Caitriona Balfe as Claire Randall, Sam Heughan as James “Jamie” MacKenzie Fraser, Tobias Menzies as Frank Randall, Graham McTavish as Dougal MacKenzie. It is expected that some new faces will join the show this season. This will include Mark Lewis Jones as Tom, Alexandra Vlahos as Allan, and Jessica Reynolds as Malva Christie.
Outlander Season 6 Trailer
Starz has released some of the new pictures of the upcoming season and by looking at these pictures, we can say that this season will be a blast. It has also released the trailer of the season two weeks ago. It has received a positive response from the fans and they are very much excited to watch the new episodes. According to the trailer, it seems like the characters have grown and the performances of every actor are just extraordinary. In case you don’t want to miss it, click on the link given above to watch the full trailer. There’s still some time left. Till then, watch the show again on Netflix.