Starz has confirmed that the Outlander prequel series titled “Blood of My Blood” is officially in the works.news A prequel is in development First blasted in February, but now the new series has been confirmed and plot details have been announced.
The new series will revolve around the love story of Jamie Fraser’s (Sam Heughan) parents, Alan MacKenzie and Brian Fraser, deadline (opens in new tab) Report. Outlander producer Matthew B. Roberts will co-write the prequel and serve as producer and executive producer. Ronald D. Moore, who developed Outlander for television, is also executive producer. So far, no casting information has been revealed.
“Outlander is a captivating show that has captured the hearts of fans around the world every season,” said Kathryn Busby, president of original programming at Starz. “We’re thrilled to be able to peel back the layers of this dynamic world and give our audience a glimpse into it all. the origin.”
As for the original series, season 6 aired earlier this year, and filming for season 7 is currently underway in Scotland. Based on Diana Gabaldon’s books, Outlander stars Catriona Balfe as Claire, a time traveler from 1945 to 1743 Female, she finds herself in the midst of a Scottish uprising against British rule. She is married to Highlander Jamie Fraser, and their romance is the main focus of the show.
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