August 12, 2022

‘Outlander’ Casts Izzy Meikle-Small & Joey Phillips as Rachel and Denzell Hunter in Season 7

Outlander Season 7 has discovered its Rachel and Denzell Hunter in Izzy Meikle-Small (By no means Let Me Go, Nice Expectations) and Joey Phillips (Billy Elliot, BBC’s Medical doctors, Accused).

Meikle-Small will play Rachel Hunter, and Phillips will play Dr. Denzell Hunter, Starz introduced June 27. They’re sibling Quakers whose quiet nation life is modified when Younger Ian (John Bell) arrives at their farm with a sick and injured William Ransom (Charles Vandervaart). The Hunter siblings first seem in Outlander E book 7, An Echo within the Bone.

“Dr. Denzell Hunter has been skilled in drugs in Boston and London,” Starz describes of the elder brother. “As a agency believer in liberty, he’s getting ready to affix the Revolutionary Military as a surgeon.” As for Rachel, Starz says she “is modest however reveals flashes of a fiery spirit that draws the admiration of each William and Younger Ian.”

“We’re excited to welcome Izzy and Joey to the Outlander household and might’t look forward to followers to see how these two incredible actors carry Rachel and Denzell to life,” Matthew B. Roberts, showrunner, author and government producer, stated in a press release.

Meikle-Small is thought for enjoying Kathy H. within the 2010 movie By no means Let Me Go. She additionally performed Estella within the 2011 BBC restricted sequence Nice Expectations, Younger Molly within the 2012 movie Personal Peaceable, and Younger Ravenna in 2012’s Snow White and the Huntsman. She additionally appeared within the 2017 movie One other Mom’s Son, which stars Outlander‘s Sophie Skelton.

Phillips is a seasoned theater actor, having carried out with the Royal Shakespeare Firm and extra. His tv credit embrace BBC’s Medical doctors, Accused (now being developed for Fox), Casualty, Holby Metropolis, and Half Moon Investigates. He additionally appeared in The Royal (Yorkshire Tv) and had a small position within the 2011 movie My Angel.

Vandervaart’s casting as Jamie Fraser’s (Sam Heughan) son was introduced on Could 5. Raised by his step-father, Lord John Gray (David Berry), the grown up William is the ninth Earl of Ellesmere and can play a key position within the 16-episode seventh season. Amid the brewing Revolutionary Struggle, William arrives in Wilmington filled with patriotic zeal and enthusiasm to affix the British Military.

Meikle-Small, Phillips, and Vandervaart be part of returning stars Heughan, Caitriona Balfe, Skelton, and Richard Rankin. Outlander Season 7 is at the moment in manufacturing in Scotland after kicking off in April.

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