The English-language historical drama series, Outlander, based on the novel of the same name, made headlines soon after its debut. In its seven seasons, the series showcases the ancient love story of Claire Randell who time-travels and eventually falls for Jamie Fraser, a highland warrior. With its first season premiering in 2014, the series has got its six seasons back to back while its seventh season debuted on June 16, 2023. However, soon after the seventh season premiered, fans started an early anticipation for its next season. Hence, if you are also wondering about “When is Outlander Season 8 Coming Out?”, worry not we’ve got you covered. In this article, delve into all the details of Outlander Season 8.
Will There Be an Outlander Season 8?
Fortunately, yes, season eight of Outlander is already in the works. Six months before its seventh season hit the floors, in June 2023, Starz officially announced Outlander’s eighth season as a ten-episode series and a final season.
When is Outlander Season 8 Coming Out?
Despite an early renewal, Outlander Season 8 is likely to face a delay in its premiere. A media source suggests that the lead actor, Sam Heughan, confirmed the shooting for the series which will commence in March 2024. Owing to no progress in the Outlander’s final season work, there are no confirmed dates yet.
Hence, we can expect that post-production of the anticipated season will wind up by Spring 2025.
Who is in the Cast of Outlander Season 8?
Although there is no confirmation regarding the Outlander Season 8 cast, we likely will see similar faces in the main roles. Besides, the list included,
- Caitríona Balfe as Claire Fraser
- Sam Heughan as Jamie Fraser
- Sophie Skelton as Brianna Randall Fraser
- Richard Rankin as Roger MacKenzie
- César Domboy as Fergus Fraser
- Lauren Lyle as Marsali Fraser
- John Bell as Ian Murray
- David Berry as Lord John Grey
- Ed Speleers as Stephen Bonnet
- Colin Morgan as Captain Alexander Randall
Is there any Trailer for Season Eight of Outlander?
Since the series’ eighth and final season’s shooting has not commenced yet, there is no possibility to get an Outlander Season 8 trailer. Nevertheless, it is announced that the series will start its production by March 2024. As a result, fans have to wait for months to get a glimpse of the final season trailer.
On the other hand, you can catch other season’s trailers on the streaming giant, Netflix as well as on YouTube.
What Will Happen in Outlander Season 8?
Season 8, which is also set as the final season for Outlander, follows the narratives of the ninth book “Go Tell the Bees That I Am Gone.” While Brianna is expected to suffer health issues owing to her time travel, William crosses paths with someone who believes he is Lord John’s son. Meanwhile, the new season will unfold pursuits of Romantic entanglements, artistic pursuits, and new time travellers.
The executive producer of Outlander, Maril Davis, affirmed discussions with author Diana Gabaldon about the series’ conclusion while showing respect for the author.
Meanwhile, in the closing episode of Outlander Season Eight, we saw Claire and Jamie facing problems amid the American Revolutionary War, setting an impactful conclusion.
Where Can I Watch Outlander Season 8?
Sam Heugham and Claire Randell’s starrer series, Outlander’s All Seasons is available to stream on the OTT giant, Netflix. Hence, the concluding season, Outlander Season 8 will also premiere on the same streaming platform.
Besides, if the series creators decide to switch to the OTT platform, it can be believed that the audiences will be formally informed about the same. Along with Netflix, the series is also available on the American Premium Cable “Starz.”