Outlander Final Season: Lauren Lyle on what to expect in Season 8

Filming is under way for season 8 of Outlander and in the meantime fans are looking forward to seeing the second half of season 7 for November 2024. Lauren Lyle , who plays Marsali , has opened up about the season 8 filming and teases an emotional farewell for fans. “Prepare for tears,” she cautions, hinting at the significant plot that awaits in the show’s final chapters. Despite her absence in season seven, Lyle assures viewers that Marsali’s return promises gripping drama and heartfelt moments. At the moment two Outlander shows are being filmed in Scotland at the same time and in the same studio – season 8 and Outlander prequel Blood of my Blood . Actress Catriona Balfe ( Claire Fraser ) has met the cast of Blood of my Blood

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Outlander Season 8: Expect drama , lots of it
Reflecting on the intensity of the upcoming season, Lyle emphasizes the heightened stakes as the series approaches its conclusion. “They have not held back on giving you some drama,” she shares, hinting at the riveting plot twists and character developments in store for loyal fans.

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Amidst the emotional turmoil, Lyle offered a sigh of relief at her character no longer being perpetually pregnant, offering a glimpse into the the changing dynamics of Marsali’s journey.

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For Lyle, bidding farewell to Outlander marks the end of a significant chapter in her career and the start of another one. She now has her own TV show , playing detective Karen Pirie in a series based on the best selling books by Val Mcdermid . Expressing gratitude for the transformative role of Marsali, she acknowledges the profound impact of the show on her personal and professional growth.

Outlander fans are also excited to see favourite Richard Rankin playing Edinburgh detective Rebus in a new series on STV next month . Rebus is based on the best selling crime books of Ian Rankin ( no relation as far as anyone can tell )

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Where are they filming Outlander season 8 ?

Filming for Outlander season 8 is taking place at the moment in Scotland . Claire and Jamie are busy filming in Scotland . Marsali and her husband are also continuing their roles in the final season . outlander doune castle filming news Scotland

Outlander fans in the US , UK and around the world are getting excited about seeing the second half of season 7 this year and season 8 , the final season , next year .