Who Are All Those New People in the 'Outlander' Season 4 Trailer?

Leading question really, because WE know who those new characters are featured in the promo trailer drop for the fourth season of STARZ series Outlander.

If you missed it, just a short while ago during a Q&A with series star Sam Heughan for his upcoming film The Spy Who Dumped Me, a surprise trailer for season 4 of Outlander was released. There were some new faces featured, ones we've been super excited (and totally dreading) to see in the world of Jamie and Claire Fraser, but we figured maybe we'd talk about them.

The first scene of the short promo trailer shows Jamie and Claire (Caitrona Balfe) together, talking about their future.

Who Are All Those New People in the 'Outlander' Season 4 Trailer?
They then go to visit a LARGE plantation house, called River Run (No, not Game of Thrones' acenstral Tully home, but that'd be kind of cool, right?) where they meet Aunt Jocasta Cameron (Maria Doyle Kennedy).  Featured in the scene with her is who we're assuming is Ulysses (Colin McFarlane), her companion.

Who Are All Those New People in the 'Outlander' Season 4 Trailer?
Some flashes of turmoil and violence mixed with opulence of a fancy dress event give way to a handsome young man with a captain's cap being helped out by Jamie and Claire.  This is Stephen Bonnet [boo, hiss] (Ed Speleers).

Who Are All Those New People in the 'Outlander' Season 4 Trailer?
And, perhaps the thing we were most curious about, the skull with the silver fillings. (Yes, this gets explained in the source material novel "The Drums of Autumn" by Diana Gabaldon and theoretically it will be in season 4 as well)

Who Are All Those New People in the 'Outlander' Season 4 Trailer?
Needless to say, there will no doubt be more new characters revealed later on, LIKE THE WHITE SOW.

Outlander season 4 is set to air sometime in November 2018 on STARZ.

About Mary Anne Butler

Bleeding Cool News Editor Mary Anne Butler (Mab, for short) has been part of the fast-paced world of journalism since she was 15, getting her start in album reviews and live concert coverage for a nationally published (print) music magazine. She eventually transitioned to online media, writing for such sites as UGO/IGN, ComicsOnline, Geek Magazine, Ace of Geeks, Aggressive Comix (where she is still Editor-in-Chief), and most recently Bleeding Cool.

Over the past 10 years, she’s built a presence at conventions across the globe as a cosplayer (occasionally), photographer (constantly), panelist and moderator (mostly), and reporter (always). 

Interviews, reviews, observations, breaking news, and objective reporting are the name of the game for the founder of Harkonnen Knife Fight, a Dune-themed band with an international presence. 

Though she be but little, she is fierce. #MabTheProfessional

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