‘Outlander’ Renewed for Season Seven!

Starz released a video of the Outlander cast answering fans’ questions, but things took a surprising turn when the questions were all about season seven.  This video confirms that Sony/Starz have picked up Outlander for the seventh season.

Season seven will be twelve episodes and based on Diana Gabaldon’s An Echo in the Bone.

This post will be updated if there are any more details.

Showrunner Matthew B. Roberts’ statement: “We are so excited Starz has given us the opportunity to continue the epic Outlander journey.  We can’t wait to get into the writers room and start breaking Echo in the Bone and look forward to giving the fans another season of this exhilarating story.”

Starz’s head of originals Christina Davis’ statement: “Starz is committed to investing in unapologetic, bold premium storytelling that amplifies diverse voices and shines a spotlight on women in front of and behind the camera through our #TakeTheLead initiative.  The hit series Outlander embodies everything about our initiative including a powerful female lead character and an amazing team of storytellers. We look forward to following the adventures of Claire and Jamie in America during the Revolution as well as more time travel during this next season.”

Source: Starz, Variety