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This article contains episode summaries for the upcoming seventh season of Once Upon a Time.
In the U.S., original episodes of season seven began airing on Fridays, on October 6, 2017.
The residents of the enchanted forest face their greatest challenge yet as The Evil Queen (Lana Parrilla), Captain Hook (Colin O'Donoghue) and Rumplestiltskin (Robert Carlyle) join forces with a grown up Henry Mills (Andrew J. West) and his daughter, Lucy (Alison Fernandez), on an epic quest to once again bring hope to their world and ours. Along the way, new fairy tale characters and old search for true love, find adventure and once again take sides in the struggle of good against evil, as classic tales are once more twisted and reimagined.
- Lana Parrilla - Roni/Regina Mills/Queen Regina (19/22)
- Colin O'Donoghue - Officer Rogers/Captain Hook (22/22)1
- Andrew J. West - Henry Mills (21/22)
- Dania Ramirez - Jacinda/Cinderella (22/22)
- Gabrielle Anwar - Victoria Belfrey/Lady Tremaine (10/22)2
- Alison Fernandez - Lucy (21/22)
- Mekia Cox - Sabine/Tiana (14/22)3
- Robert Carlyle - Weaver/Mr. Gold/Rumplestiltskin (19/22)
- Rose Reynolds - Tilly/Alice (14/22)
- Adelaide Kane - Ivy Belfrey/Drizella Tremaine (13/22)
- Emma Booth - Eloise Gardener/Mother Gothel (12/22)
- Tiera Skovbye - Margot West/Robin (10/22)
- Bruce Blain - Samuel B. Ryce (8/22)
- Daniel Francis - Mr. Samdi/Dr. Facilier (8/22)
- Nathan Parsons - Nick Branson/Jack (8/22)
- Rebecca Mader - Kelly West/Zelena (7/22)
- Jeff Pierre - Drew/Prince Naveen (6/22)
- Jared S. Gilmore - Henry Mills (5/22)
- Chris Gauthier - William Smee (4/22)
- Emilie de Ravin - Belle French/Belle (2/22)
- Beverley Elliott - Granny (2/22)
- Jennifer Morrison - Emma Swan (2/22)
- Tony Amendola - Marco/Geppetto (1/22)
- Lee Arenberg - Leroy/Grumpy (1/22)
- David Avalon - Doc (1/22)
- Cinder - Pongo (1/22)4
- Josh Dallas - David Nolan/Prince Charming (1/22)
- Faustino Di Bauda - Walter/Sleepy (1/22)
- JoAnna Garcia Swisher - Ariel (1/22)
- Ginnifer Goodwin - Mary Margaret Blanchard/Snow White (1/22)
- Robbie A. Kay - Peter Pan (1/22)
- Gabe Khouth - Mr. Clark/Sneezy (1/22)
- Sean Maguire - Robin Hood (1/22)
- Giles Matthey - Gideon Gold/Gideon (1/22)
- Charles Mesure - Black Beard (1/22)
- Raphael Sbarge - Archie Hopper/Jiminy Cricket (1/22)
- Victoria Smurfit - Cruella De Vil (1/22)
- Keegan Connor Tracy - Mother Superior/Blue Fairy
- Timothy Webber - Apprentice (1/22)
- Edward Kitsis ("Hyperion Heights", "Secret Garden")
- Adam Horowitz ("Hyperion Heights")
- Jane Espenson ("A Pirate's Life", "Wake Up Call", "The Eighth Witch")
- Jerome Schwartz ("A Pirate's Life", "Wake Up Call", "The Eighth Witch")
- David H. Goodman ("The Garden of Forking Paths", "Eloise Gardener")
- Brigitte Hales ("The Garden of Forking Paths", "Eloise Gardener")
- Dana Horgan ("Beauty", "Pretty In Blue")
- Leah Fong ("Beauty", "Pretty In Blue")
- Christopher Hollier ("Greenbacks", "One Little Tear")
- Adam Karp ("Greenbacks", "One Little Tear")
- Ralph Hemecker ("Hyperion Heights", "Pretty In Blue")
- Tara Nicole Weyr ("A Pirate's Life")
- Ron Underwood ("The Garden of Forking Paths")
- Mick Garris ("Beauty")
- Geofrey Hildrew ("Greenbacks")
- Sharat Raju ("Wake Up Call")
- Alexandra Kalymnios ("Eloise Gardener")
- The following storylines set up in the sixth season are left unresolved:
- A new curse that separated everyone, as well as a new city.
- New worlds and a "new version" of Misthaven.
- The question of what happened to Regina, Killian, and Rumplestiltskin.
- What their "new identities" are.
- The new and different relationships between them.
- The time-jump, which is longer than 10 years.
- Several new iterations of already-established characters, such as Cinderella.
|01||Hyperion Heights||09||One Little Tear||17||TBA|
|02||A Pirate's Life||10||The Eighth Witch||18||TBA|
|03||The Garden of Forking Paths||11||Secret Garden||19||TBA|
|06||Wake Up Call||14||TBA||22||TBA|
|08||Pretty In Blue||16||TBA|
A Pirate's Life
The Garden of Forking Paths
- Ginnifer Goodwin, Jennifer Morrison, Josh Dallas, Emilie de Ravin, Jared S. Gilmore and Rebecca Mader are confirmed to be leaving the show as series regulars for the seventh season. However, Morrison has agreed to appear in one episode, Mader is set to appear in multiple episodes and Edward Kitsis and Adam Horowitz have confirmed that de Ravin and Gilmore will return. The latter in flashbacks.
- The background song for this season's promotional videos is "Scars" by Boy Epic.
Gallery of videos used to promote the season.
Gallery of photographic posters released to promote the season.
- ↑ 1.0 1.1 Once Upon a Time reveals new details on season 7, by Natalie Abrams, Entertainment Weekly (May 16, 2017)
- ↑ 2.0 2.1 Adam Horowitz tweet (October 18, 2017)
- ↑ 3.0 3.1 Adam Horowitz tweet (August 25, 2017)
- ↑ 4.0 4.1 Adam Horowitz tweet (October 14, 2017)
- ↑ 5.0 5.1 Adam Horowitz tweet (September 20, 2017)
- ↑ http://katmtan.tumblr.com/post/165379087067/708-will-be-directed-by-ralph-hemecker
- ↑ 7.0 7.1 http://katmtan.tumblr.com/post/165038267777/who-are-the-directors-from-706-and-onwards-please
- ↑ Matt Mitovich tweet (May 16, 2017)
- ↑ Once Upon a Time bosses unveil plans for season 7, by Natalie Abrams, Entertainment Weekly (May 14, 2017)
- ↑ Adam Horowitz tweet (July 4, 2017)
- ↑ Once Upon a Time bosses drop new clues on season 7, by Natalie Abrams, Entertainment Weekly (July 15, 2017)