Season 4 follows time travelers Claire and Jamie Fraser as they try to make a home for themselves in colonial America. As the two build their lives together in the rough and dangerous back country of North Carolina, they must negotiate a tenuous loyalty to the current British ruling class, despite Claire’s knowledge of the American Revolution to come. Along the way, the Frasers cross paths with notorious pirate and smuggler Stephen Bonnet in a fateful meeting that will come back to haunt the Fraser family. Meanwhile, in the 20th century, things are complicated between Brianna Randall, Claire and Jamie’s daughter, and Roger Wakefield, the historian who helped Claire search for Jamie in the past. But when Roger and Brianna search for proof that Brianna’s parents reunited in the 18th century, a shocking discovery makes both of them consider following in Claire’s footsteps.
|401||America the Beautiful||Writer: Matthew B. Roberts & Toni Graphia||Director: Julian Holmes||November 4, 2018|
|Claire and Jamie cross paths with Stephen Bonnet, a pirate and smuggler who enlists their help. Claire illuminates Jamie on some of America's history, leading him to wonder if it's possible for them to lay down roots.
|402||Do No Harm||Writer: Karen Campbell||Director: Julian Holmes||November 11, 2018|
|Claire and Jamie visit his Aunt Jocasta at her plantation, River Run. When tragedy strikes at the plantation, Jamie and Claire find themselves caught between what's right and the law of the land.
|403||The False Bride||Writer: Jennifer Yale||Director: Ben Bolt||November 18, 2018|
|Jamie and Claire search for a place to call home. Meanwhile, in the 20th century, Brianna and Roger's romance heats up and then fizzles during a road trip that winds up highlighting their differences.
|404||Common Ground||Writer: Joy Blake||Director: Ben Bolt||November 25, 2018|
|Having been led by providence to Fraser's Ridge, Jamie, Claire and Young Ian begin to build a home in the Blue Ridge Mountains. In the 20th Century, Roger tries to reconnect with Brianna.
|405||Savages||Writer: Bronwyn Garrity||Director: Denise Di Novi||December 2, 2018|
|Claire's medical expertise proves invaluable, but she begins to fear for her life when tragedy strikes her patients' household. Jamie and Young Ian travel to a nearby town to recruit settlers for Fraser's Ridge.
|406||Blood of My Blood||Writer: Shaina Fewell||Director: Denise Di Novi||December 9, 2018|
|Jamie and Claire are surprised when Lord John Grey drops in on Fraser's Ridge with an unexpected traveling companion. When Grey takes ill, Claire must reconcile her personal feelings with her duties as a doctor.
|407||Down the Rabbit Hole||Writer: Shannon Goss||Director: Jennifer Getzinger||December 16, 2018|
|Brianna follows in her mother's footsteps and travels through the stones back in time to 18th century Scotland where she struggles to make her way to the Colonies to find her parents.
|408||Wilmington (Episode)||Writer: Luke Schelhaas||Director: Jennifer Getzinger||December 23, 2018|
|Roger's diligent search for Brianna pays off when he finds her in Wilmington, but their romantic reunion comes to an abrupt halt when she discovered pertinent information that he intentionally kept from her.
|409||The Birds & The Bees||Writer: Matthew B. Roberts & Toni Graphia||Director: David Moore||December 30, 2018|
|As Brianna struggles to compartmentalize the trauma she's suffered in the wake of the tragedy that befell her in Wilmington, she refocuses on finding her parents.
|410||The Deep Heart's Core||Writer: Luke Schelhaas||Director: David Moore||January 6, 2019|
|Jamie and Claire keep secrets from one another as they try to help Brianna process her recent trauma. But the secrets they keep cause a bigger familial rift once they are revealed.
|411||If Not For Hope||Writer: Bronwyn Garrity & Shaina Fewell||Director: Mairzee Almas||January 13, 2019|
|Jamie, Claire and Young Ian embark on a long uncertain journey to rescue Roger, while Brianna forges a friendship with one of Jamie's old friends as she fends off Aunt Jocasta's attempts to secure a husband.
|412||Providence||Writer: Karen Campbell||Director: Mairzee Almas||January 20, 2019|
|Brianna confronts a violent figure from her past in an attempt to cope with her trauma. Roger befriends a fellow captive and endeavors to escape the Mohawk Village, while Fergus and Marsali plan a dangerous mission.
|413||Man of Worth||Writer: Toni Graphia||Director: Stephen Woolfenden||January 27, 2019|
|Jamie, Claire and Young Ian's attempt to rescue Roger from his Mohawk captors goes awry when a ghost from Claire's past lays waste to their plan. Meanwhile, Brianna worries Claire, Jamie and Roger might not return.
- The show announced its renewal for the third and fourth seasons on June 1, 2016.
Behind the Scenes
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 STARZ RENEWS HIT SERIES "OUTLANDER" WITH "BOOK THREE" AND "BOOK FOUR" COMMITMENT – Starz Greenlights Two More Books of "Outlander" Based on Diana Gabaldon's International Bestselling Novels "Voyager" and "Drums of Autumn". June 1, 2016.
- ↑ Maril Davis Twitter – October 9, 2017.
- ↑ Outlander STARZ Twitter – July 5, 2018.
- ↑ Deadline
- ↑ 5.0 5.1 Julian Holmes' Twitter – October 14, 2017