March 30, 2023

The solid of Outlander is rising at Starz as Joey Phillips and Izzy Meikle-Small be part of the fantasy drama’s ensemble for Season 7.

Their casting was introduced by way of Outlander‘s Twitter, the place a video of the new stars was posted alongside the caption, “Meet the fabulous pair enjoying the Hunters: @Izzy_Meikle and @joeyphillips92!”

Within the video, under, the pair introduce themselves and their characters. Phillips has been solid as Denzell Hunter and Meikle-Small will play Rachel Hunter, his onscreen sister. “Denny’s my older brother who’s a physician,” Meikle-Small explains within the video. “And we’re each Quakers as properly. And we’re very shut, aren’t we?” she provides turning to Phillips.

“Yeah, actually shut,” Phillips agrees, taking a look at his costar. “Denzell has an actual urge to hitch the Continental Military and function a surgeon as a result of he believes that liberty is a present from god. And in order that then begins their journey as Rachel comes with me.”

“She’s a bit extra conflicted although,” Miekle-Small factors out of her character Rachel. “She simply has to go. she’s like, ‘Properly I’ve to go together with him ’trigger I’ve nowhere else to go.’”

Denzell and Rachel are characters plucked from the pages of Diana Gabaldon’s books on which the Starz adaptation of Outlander relies. Solely time will inform how their story ties into Claire (Caitriona Balfe) and Jamie’s (Sam Heughan), however keep tuned for extra first appears.

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For these unfamiliar with the fan favourite, Outlander chronicles the epic love story between Claire, a World Battle II fight nurse who finds herself transported in time to 18th-century Scotland the place she meets and falls in love with good-looking Highlander Jamie Fraser. Within the years since they first met, the pair have made their strategy to the Americas the place they’re planting roots amid the brewing revolution.

Keep tuned for extra on Season 7 because it continues to take form at Starz.

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