The Outsider

The Outsider: The Outsider is a miniseries of American horror crime drama based on Stephen King's novel. The Outsider has totally 10 episodes and except the first & second episodes, the remaining 8 episodes were released on different dates. Check out the interesting news about The Outsider HBO, The Outsider Cast, The Outsider Number of Episodes, and more from this article.

Updated: Jun 10, 2020 18:12 IST


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The Outsider

The Outsider 

HBO's The Outsider is an adaptation of a same-name novel by Stephen King in 2018. The show begins with the horrific murder of a young boy, Frankie Peterson, the whose mauled body is found in a wooded park. Detective Ralph Anderson (Ben Mendelsohn) finds evidence of DNA at the investigation that points to Terry Maitland, a local little league coach. But Ralph also uncovers evidence at the time of the murder that puts Maitland in another town. Just before his trial, Frankie Peterson 's brother is shot and killed at Maitland. Just before he dies, Maitland informs Ralph that he is innocent, which motivates the detective to find out the facts. 

Ralph is working with Maitland 's counsel, who brings in to support investigator Holly Gibney (Cynthia Erivo). She discovers that the killer is a shaping monster called El Cuco that feeds on children and the ensuing pain that it causes. Ralph and the rest of the investigators finally track down El Cuco and seek to avoid him once and for all.

The Outsider Cast:

  • Ben Mendelsohn as Detective Ralph Anderson.

  • Jason Bateman as Terry Maitland

  • Cynthia Erivo as Holly Gibne

  • Bill Camp as Howie Gold

  • Mare Winningham as Jeannie Anderson

  • Paddy Considine as Claude Bolton

  • Julianne Nicholson as Mercy Maitland

  • Yul Vázquez as Yunis Sablo

  • Jeremy Bobb as Alec Pelley

  • Marc Menchaca as Jack Hoskins

  • Hettienne Park as Tomika Collins

  • Michael Esper as Bill Samuels

How many episodes are there in The Outsider?

The miniseries have a total of 10 episodes, and the show stays on HBO for audiences to stream after the finale. The first and second episodes on Jan. 12 aired back-to-back, which is why the show had a run of eight weeks versus a run of 10 weeks – 10 episodes.

Outsider Episode Title
Episode 1 Fish in a Barrel
Episode 2 Roanoke
Episode 3 Dark Uncle
Episode 4 Que Viene el Coco
Episode 5 Tear-Drinker
Episode 6 The One About the Yiddish Vampire
Episode 7 In the Pines, In the Pines
Episode 8 Foxhead
Episode 9 Tigers and Bears
Episode 10 Must/Can't

The Outsider- FAQ

1. How many episodes are there in The Outsider? 

The Outsider has totally 10 episodes. Except the first & second episodes, the remaining 8 episodes were released on different dates

2. When The Outsider first episode released? 

The Outsider first episode Fish in a Barrel released on January 12, 2020.

3. When The Outsider second episode released? 

The Outsider second episode Roanoke released on January 12, 2020.

4. When The Outsider third episode released? 

The Outsider third episode Dark Uncle released on January 19, 2020.

5. When The Outsider fourth episode released? 

The Outsider fourth episode Que Viene el Coco released on January 26, 2020.

6. When The Outsider fifth episode released? 

The Outsider fifth episode Tear-Drinker released on February 2, 2020.

7. When The Outsider sixth episode released? 

The Outsider sixth episode The One About the Yiddish Vampire released on February 9, 2020.

8. When The Outsider seventh episode released? 

The Outsider seventh episode In the Pines, In the Pines released on February 16, 2020.

9. When The Outsider eighth episode released? 

The Outsider eighth episode Foxhead released on February 23, 2020.

10. When The Outsider ninth episode released? 

The Outsider ninth episode Tigers and Bears released on March 1, 2020.

11. When The Outsider tenth episode released? 

The Outsider tenth episode Must/Can't released on March 8, 2020.