On March 14, 2016, Outcast was renewed for a second season.[1]


In the second season of Outcast, the exploration and mystery of what lies behind the supernatural manifestations and why they are drawn to Kyle Barnes continues. As the possessions that have plagued him grow in scope and number, Kyle struggles to protect those he holds most dear. At his side are Reverend Anderson and Chief Giles, while his sister Megan grapples with her own demons. But otherworldly threats prove greater than Kyle could ever have anticipated. His struggle will grow into a fight for all of Rome, as he discovers the haunting secrets of his own past.[2]





# Episode name Directed by Story by Teleplay by Original airdate
1 "Bad Penny" Tricia Brock Chris Black April 3, 2017
Kyle finds the possession phenomenon to be more widespread than he had imagined. Reverend Anderson struggles with guilt over his actions at the end of Season 1. Megan and Holly deal with the aftermath of Mark’s tragic death.
2 "The Day After That" Loni Peristere Adam Targum April 10, 2017
With the help of Chief Giles, Kyle pursues a more aggressive strategy to deal with the possession problem in Rome – and discovers a new foe. Reverend Anderson faces the consequences of his rash choices. Megan resorts to desperate measures to deal with her grief over her husband.
3 "Not My Job to Judge" Howard Deutch Jeff Vlaming April 17, 2017
Megan must face the consequences of her actions in Ep. 202. Meanwhile, a disappearance in Rome leads Kyle and Anderson to a new and dangerous consequence of the rise in possessions.
4 "The One I'd Be Waiting For" Alrick Riley Rebecca Sonnenshine April 24, 2017
A dangerous fugitive on the loose threatens the town of Rome, as well as Reverend Anderson’s sanity. Kyle struggles with a new understanding of where his powers – and his curse – originated. Megan and Holly attempt to rebuild their lives.
5 "The Common Good" Ti West Chris Black & Adam Targum May 1, 2017
Kyle gets closer to finding Sidney, while Anderson discovers an unexpected potential ally. A prominent member of the Rome community is revealed to be an agent of the possessed, and few characters will escape his plan unscathed.
6 "Fireflies" Fernando Coimbra Sarah Byrd May 8, 2017
Kyle’s family and friends mourn the aftermath of 205’s disaster – until a revelation from Reverend Anderson compels them to use Amber’s unique powers. Allison rejoins her family in Rome.
7 "Alone When It Comes" Josef Wladyka Helen Leigh May 15, 2017
Kyle attempts to get his family to safety as the town of Rome becomes increasingly overrun by the possessed. Anderson takes Megan under his wing, bringing her to find solace in an unlikely place. Chief Giles realizes his wife has been resorting to desperate measures.
8 "Mercy" Daisy von Scherler Mayer Jeff Vlaming May 22, 2017
Kyle faces the mysteries behind his powers. Reverend Anderson finally confronts Sidney as Doctor Park’s plans grow in scale. Megan makes an unlikely friend – one who will prove dangerous. Chief Giles tries to defend himself and his wife from the tide of the possessed in Rome.
9 "This Is How It Starts" Howard Deutch Adam Targum May 29, 2017
Kyle and Anderson face down Sidney – until an unexpected threat intervenes. Megan leaves the relative safety of the backwoods church, and danger quickly finds her. Tragedy strikes the Giles family. An unexpected stranger rivets Kyle’s attention.
10 "To the Sea" TBA TBA June 5, 2017
Kyle reluctantly joins forces with a mysterious stranger in an attempt to end the possession threat once and for all, but fears the man may be hiding something. Megan struggles to escape her captors. Reverend Anderson shares an unexpected source of strength with his old friend, Chief Giles




  • The season was ordered prior to the first seasons premiere.


  1. Robert Kirkman’s ‘Outcast’ Gets Cinemax Premiere Date, Season 2 Renewal – SXSW - Deadline
  2. Outcast - Season 2 - Episode Synopses - SpoilerTV
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