The most happening show is coming back with another episode. An official statement was made, for the release of Outlander season 6. Starz announced that the series would be renewed for season 6. Claire and Jamie, the favorite characters for everyone, are coming back to face the new adventures, experience the new challenges. The story delves into American history and continues the story of the Frasers. It was also stated that this would be the most beloved season of all seasons. There was a slight delay in the making due to the pandemic, but there were back on sets in 2020 hence made it happen.
There was also a confirmation that season 7 could be a possibility, but that could happen only after the release of season 6. Heughan confirmed that the sets of season 7 are under construction, and shooting begun. Keeping in mind Covid protocols into consideration, Heughan makes sure about everyone’s safety and feels lucky to work currently and also stated that there would be more visual effects relayed in season 6. Basing on the safety protocols, only a few background actors were been placed and added more effects. Heughan stated that he feels very excited about the production of season 6. Just like season 5, season 6 also has 12 episodes. Presently, No trailer date is released yet.
Outlander Season 6 Release Date
Outlander season 5 was wrapped on May 10, 2020, The series is based on novels, and the sixth season is a continuation of season 5. The works for season 6 was started in March 2020. Jamie Fraser in the series gave a confirmation of the beginning of production in a short and sweet tweet. However, the pandemic attacks were slowed down on going to productions. In February 2021, the show officially posted on Instagram that production is back on sets. This filled some energy in the viewers. Sixth season production was done across the Scottish highlands. There is no official date or approx date mentioned for the release of season 6.
The fifth season is about The Fiery Cross based on the novel. Outlander stays as the true source material and shining from the aspects of history. In season 5, Clarie has lead to brutal torture and also gets raped by the devilish Lionel Brown. During the assault, Clarie went into an imagination that how her family would be if they lived in 1960. Clarie suffers from Lionel’s behavior till the arrival of Jamie, Roger, and the other clansmen. After their arrival, they fight with each other, and Lionel kicks the bucket, and meanwhile, Jamie attempts to return the body to Richard, his brother. Richard wanted to take his revenge against, Lionel, while the fight sequence occurring Roger and Marsali will be killed, and Wendigo gets to know about Fraser’s games. At the end of season 5, Roger, Brianna, and Jemmy fail to return back to source land from stones and lands back to where they started in 18th century America. The most controversial storyline is reserved for the ending of season 5.
The sixth season is completely based on the sixth book in the original series, which is named A Breath of Snow and Ashes. But several points are already taken from those books for season 5. Season 6 awaited most as it is an expansion for season 5. The story follows Fraser’s troubled years preceding American Revolution. While Jamie acts on behalf of the crown, more oscillations can be expected in season 6. Heughan stated in the recent interview that Clarie plays a major role in this season. Depending on her character, the whole family as a unit should heal together.
The series main cast in season 6 features Caitriona Balfe as Claire Randall Fraser, Sam Heughan as Jamie Fraser, Richard Rankin as Roger Wakefield, Sophie Skelton as Brianna Randall, John Bell as Young Ian Murray, Lauren Lyle as Marsali Fraser, Caitlin O’Ryan as Lizzie Wemyss, Mark Lewis Jones as Thomas Christie, Jessica Reynolds as Malva Christie, Alexander Vlahos as Allan Christie, Cesar Domboy as Fergus Fraser. David Berry, who plays the lead role of Lord John Grey in previous seasons, is no longer with season 6 or even further, as he announced it in May 2020. As a surprise casting, the Christie family is going to be introduced on screen this season.