Creator Diana Gabaldon has simply revealed that she helped write the Season 7 premiere of Outlander. Nevertheless, initially, it was supposed to be an episode in Season 6.
Due to the worldwide coronavirus pandemic, Season 6 of Starz’s Outlander was a shortened season. This led to a mere eight episodes, and a few followers have been dissatisfied the season was truncated.
The Season 6 finale noticed Claire (Caitriona Balfe) and her husband, Jamie Fraser (Sam Heughan), separated, leaving fans on a desperate cliffhanger concerning whether or not or not they are going to be reunited. Nevertheless, this was initially not going to be the season finale.
Diana Gabaldon helped write Episode 9, which grew to become the Season 7 premiere
In keeping with a tweet by Diana Gabaldon, who’s the writer of the Outlander e book sequence, the episode she helped to write down was for Episode 9 of the sixth season.
Nevertheless, due to shortening the season, this episode was then modified to be the Season 7 premiere.
This reveal took place after an Outlander fan requested the writer if she had written an episode for Season 6.
“I did, however it was 609,” the writer wrote.
The sequence was set to discover the whole lot of e book six within the Outlander sequence, however with the complication of the coronavirus pandemic, Starz determined to shorten the season, and a rewrite needed to be completed to complete with Episode 8. Nevertheless, some elements of the writer’s unique script nonetheless stay within the Season 7 premiere.
“So then they truncated S6 to eight episodes. Small bits of my script are utilized in ep. 701, although.”
Season 6 of Outlander handled the introduction of the Christie household that induced untold misery for Clarie and Jamie. Along with this, the American Revolutionary Battle is marching nearer.
These two plotlines shall be explored additional nonetheless in Season 7, however, as but, it’s unclear precisely which elements of the upcoming story Gabaldon helped to write down for the TV present.
Season 7 of Outlander shall be longer than Season 6
Whereas Season 6 of Outlander was truncated, the excellent news is that Season 7 shall be prolonged. A part of that may assist to complete up storylines from e book six.
As previously pointed out by Monsters and Critics, Caitriona Balfe has revealed that Season 7 will run for 16 episodes.
This is not going to solely assist to tie up these unfastened ends referring to the Christie storyline, however it would additionally give loads of room for every little thing that happens within the seventh e book within the Outlander sequence.
As but, although, there isn’t any information on when Season 7 will premiere. Nonetheless, it’s doubtless a way away but, as filming has only just recently gotten underway for the subsequent installment of Starz’s hit historic time-traveling sequence.
Outlander has been renewed for Season 7, however, as but, no premiere date has been launched by Starz.