A drama series was just picked up for two more seasons, which will take the show through season six. Variety reports that Starz gave the renewal to the fantasy drama “Outlander.”
“The series from Sony Pictures Television is among the most-watched premium TV programs with an average of 5.8 million viewers per episode in season three, based on multiplatform viewing,” Variety notes. The show’s fourth season is currently shooting in Scotland and is due to premiere in November.
“Fans can rest assured their beloved Claire and Jamie will be back facing new challenges, adversaries and adventures in seasons five and six as we delve into American history and continue the story of the Frasers as they settle in the New World.”
Seasons five and six will each consist of 12 episodes.