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Outlander Season 6: Release Date, Cast, Plot & Everything We Know So Far

The very first season based on the first novel of the show Outlander was premiered on 9 August 2014. It had 16 episodes in total and the forthcoming seasons ( 2ro 4) were revived with 13 episodes each. The next season was based on Dragonfly from Amber, aired from April to July 2016. The next season, dependent on Vogayer, aired from September to December 2017. The fourth year, dependent on Drums of Autumn, aired from November 2018 to January 2019.

On May 9, 2018, Starz renewed the show for a fifth and sixth season. The fifth season of 12 episodes, based on The Fiery Cross, aired from February to May 2020. The final season will be based on A Breath of Snow and Ashes.

The Plot Of Outlander Season 6

Outlander revolves about a former nurse Clarie Randall from World War II who’s mysteriously swept back in time to 1743, where she is immediately thrown into an unknown world in which her life is threatened.

She marries Jamie, a youthful Scottish warrior, because of necessity but then she quickly falls in love. She’s suspected of being a secret agent, so the highlanders retain her as a healer, preventing her from trying to come back to her own time. Later, she gets pregnant with Jamie’s kid and they plan to proceed to Paris, France. This series spans the genres of romance, science fiction, history, adventure, and politics within an epic story.

The Release Date Of Outlander Season 6 

On May 9, 2018, Starz verified that they will be renewing Outlander for seasons 5 and 6 and the seasons will comprise 12 episodes each.

There is not any official statement about the release of the upcoming season. The filming for the sixth season got delayed as a result of the pandemic. It only started a couple of days back. So, we can anticipate Outlander season 6 to arrive in 2022 only.

The Cast Of Outlander Season 6

Fans will be very happy to understand both significant stars will be coming back again for the season. This means Sam Heughan as Jamie Fraser and Caitriona Balfe as Claire Frase are returning. Though other cast members have not been confirmed, a number of the significant cast members are expected to return including Sophie Skelton as Brianna Randall and Richard Rankin as Roger Wakefield. Here’s a look at the celebrity cast:

  • Sam Heughan as Jamie Fraser
  • Caitriona Balfe as Clarie Fraser
  • Sophie Skelton as Brianna Randall
  • Richard Rankin as Roger Wakefield
  • Duncan Lacroix as Murtagh Fitzgibbons Fraser
  • Tobias Menzies as Frank Randall
  • Graham McTavish as Dougal MacKenzie
  • David Berry as Lord John Grey
  • Lauren Lyle as Marsali MacKimmie Fraser

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