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Naomi / August 29th, 2016

When Captain Hook arrived in the show for the first time he was a sort of villain, now he seems to be nice, isn’t he?

Well I think the character is kinda interesting because he drift in between he can be a good guy but he can also be quite an evil if it serves him, if it can help him to reach his aim he is going to do whatever it takes. He’s just a pirate so…..Now he is “helping” Mr Gold to save Henry but I don’t know if one day he’ll be able to be friend with him. Maybe, we’ll see.

At the end of the season 2 they’re going to Neverland, what are you expecting for the season 3?

I think it will be interesting to see it. What they did it so well in the show is that they take all these fairy tales that we all know and they twist them a little bit so it’s slightly different not completely different just slightly. So I’m sure the Neverland we’re gonna see in Once Upon a Time is gonna be much different than the Neverland we’ve ever seen before so…I don’t know what’s going to happen yet but it will be interesting.

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Sheila / August 1st, 2016

As the Land of Untold Stories invades Storybrooke and the Evil Queen declares war, EW has decided it’s time to put Once Upon a Time executive producers Adam Horowitz and Edward Kitsis in The Hot Seat, where they have the option of answering your questions from Twitter with “Yes,” “No,” or “Can’t say.” Get the scoop below:

Is Page 23 an untold story?
ADAM HOROWITZ: Page 23, we’ve talked about it before, and it is talked about again, and I think we should leave it at that for now.
EDWARD KITSIS: I would say it’s proof of hope rather than an untold story.

Will there be a time jump this season?
KITSIS: Not in the beginning.

Will we see some domestic Emma and Hook in their home together?
KITSIS: Uh huh.

Will the Evil Queen set her sights on Snow specifically?
KITSIS: Absolutely.
HOROWITZ: She may have her sights on more than one thing, but Snow is very much back in the crosshairs.
KITSIS: Once again, the Evil Queen has returned to rip away everyone’s happy endings.

Will we see the backstory for the Dragon this season?
KITSIS: Perhaps.

Will we be getting more Emma flashbacks this season?
HOROWITZ: Perhaps.

Do any of the Untold Story characters come from the Enchanted Forest?
HOROWITZ: Perhaps.
KITSIS: It’s the Sayid episode [of Lost]: “Perhaps.”

Will we see more of Bandit Snow?
HOROWITZ: We sure hope so.

Will we see more of Henry and Violet’s relationship?
KITSIS: Absolutely.

Will there be backstory on Hook’s mother?
KITSIS: Perhaps. Have we not done that?
HOROWITZ: We have not done Hook’s mother.
KITSIS: Who’s his mom?
HOROWITZ: Exactly. Who is his mom? We will be venturing into Hook backstory territory.

Will Emma, Snow, and Charming deal with their issues as a family this season?
KITSIS: Absolutely.
HOROWITZ: Oh yeah. There’s some Charming—
KITSIS: They will be tested like never before.

Will Emma or Hook experience any lingering effects from being the Dark One?
KITSIS: Perhaps.
HOROWITZ: Being a Dark One is not something you just shake off.

Is magic itself an entity with its own agenda?
HOROWITZ: Yes, no, and maybe.
KITSIS: That literally just gave me a flashback. Are my hands moving?
HOROWITZ: In all seriousness, magic has so many different properties in the way we approach it in this show, to try to intellectualize it is not what we want to do. We do want it to be something that has a mystical thing to it.
KITSIS: But we can say the Force is strong.

Will we see the chipped cup again?

Can you really separate and destroy part of yourself?
HOROWITZ: That’s a great question.
KITSIS: That is the question that needs to be answered. I would say that is the first run of episodes.

Will we see any Jules Verne characters?
HOROWITZ: That’s a great question.
KITSIS: Perhaps.
HOROWITZ: I love Jules Verne.

Will Regina help raise Zelena and Robin Hood’s child?
KITSIS: I would definitely say that is a family that is slowly going to try to come together.
HOROWITZ: They’ve got a lot of things to figure out in the Zelena-Regina-Mills-Hood clan, but raising the baby is important.

Could Emma have more powers than she knows of?
KITSIS: Well, I think we all kind of do. Even me.
HOROWITZ: I know Emma is going to discover more about herself and what being a Savior means.

Can Regina only use light magic now?
HOROWITZ: It’s not a simple question to answer, but the splitting of Regina is not as simple as it first appears.

Are there Saviors in every land?
KITSIS: We’ll have to find out.

Does the Evil Queen love Henry?
KITSIS: Absolutely.

Does the fact that Rumple didn’t wake up Belle when he kissed her mean something?
HOROWITZ: It does.
KITSIS: It means they’re in a bad place.
HOROWITZ: But not a hopeless place.

Will we see the return of hero Rumple?
KITSIS: Boy, I don’t know.
HOROWITZ: I think we’re going to see hopefully a growth in Rumple that involves him coming to a new place, which we started to see at the end of last season. Whether heroism is involved in that probably is in the eye of the beholder.

Is baby Neal going to get some screen time this season?
KITSIS: Probably not.
HOROWITZ: Not a lot. He’s a baby.
KITSIS: He’s like the baby in Party of Five. What do people want to see from Neal?

If he has magic.
KITSIS: Ahh. Well then, maybe.
HOROWITZ: Perhaps.

Will we see any Dead of Summer folks come to OUAT?
HOROWITZ: Perhaps. Can’t say.
KITSIS: They’re a great group of actors. We tend to use the same over and over again.

Will they ever get an updated computer system at the sheriff’s office?
HOROWITZ: That is Windows 95, and that is pretty up to date!
KITSIS: They have put a request in, but due to going to the Underworld and Camelot, there is a backlog of municipal requests that we’re hoping Mayor Regina can sort through this year.
HOROWITZ: Season 9, they get Windows Vista.

Will we find out what happened to the lost souls in the Underworld?
HOROWITZ: Perhaps.

Will the untold stories include unknown stories for our favorite characters we already know and love?

Are you going to do Don Quixote?
KITSIS: Perhaps.
HOROWITZ: Maybe. Can’t say.

Will we see anyone return to the Enchanted Forest?
KITSIS: Probably.
HOROWITZ: We’re certainly going to spend some time there at some point.

Because of the Land of Untold Stories, will we see some of the Once Upon a Time in Wonderland characters this season?
KITSIS: Perhaps.

Will we learn anymore about Emma’s tattoo this season?
HOROWITZ: Can’t say.

Will we be seeing more Snow and Charming flashbacks from the Enchanted Forest in season 6?
KITSIS: Absolutely.

Will Hook find a job this season?
KITSIS: We’ve talked about that!
HOROWITZ: What exactly is Hook qualified for? That is the question that is an untold story.

Did Regina’s Dark Curse cause the Land of Untold Stories?
KITSIS: The curse did not cause the Land of Untold Stories.

Will we get to see Rumple’s mom soon?
KITSIS: Maybe.

Could Zelena’s baby be magical?

Will there be a wedding this season?
HOROWITZ: Can’t say or maybe or no or yes.

Will Belle give birth this season?
KITSIS: Can’t say.
HOROWITZ: Maybe. [Laughs]

Once Upon a Time returns Sunday, Sept. 25 at 8 p.m. ET on ABC.


Sheila / July 25th, 2016

Once Upon a Time @ Comic-Con: Cast Talks Regina vs. Evil Queen, Emma’s Potential Wedding Dress and More by TVLine

• In response to fans freaking out over the apparent wedding dress in the background of Hook and Emma’s final Season 5 scene together, O’ Donoghue clarified, “It’s always been [on the set]. It wasn’t specifically put there. I don’t think it’s a wedding dress.” Adds Kitsis, “If it was Emma’s wedding dress, it would be red and leather.”

• Hook’s revival was a “one-time-only Zeus interference,” Kitsis confirmed, at which point O’Donoghue interjected, “He could have given me back my hand!”

• Emma and Hook are “trying to figure out how to navigate being together in the world now,” O’Donoghue said. “At the minute, he’s the same Hook, but I think we might find out a few things about his past.” Horowitz then confirmed, “There’s more of Hook’s past that we delve into, and some surprising secrets that have been harbored.”

ONCE UPON A TIME Comic-Con Panel: The Cast and Producers Tease Season 6 by TV Addict

• Are there any consequences about Hook returning from the dead? Has he changed? O’Donoghue thinks he’s “pretty much the same Hook.” But now that he knows it’s true love with Emma and Hook, they’re trying to figure out how to navigate being together. “We might find out a few things about his past,” he teased cryptically. Horowitz confirmed there’s more of Hook’s past that we dig into and more secrets will be revealed.

• We will get to see Hook and Charming together in “a fun arc,” Horowitz teased.

Comic-Con: ‘Once Upon a Time’ Team Teases “Pure Evil” Queen, “Secrets” About Hook’s Past by The Hollywood Reporter

In addition to the changes ahead for Regina and the Evil Queen, the question also arose about how Hook’s return from the dead will impact him and his romance with Emma. “I think he’s still pretty much the same Hook,” Colin O’Donoghue said. “Now that they know it’s true love with Emma and Hook… they’re trying to figure out how to navigate that.”

There might be some bumps ahead for the pair, however. “I think we might find out a few things about his past,” O’Donoghue said. Horowitz elaborated, teasing “some surprising secrets that have been harbored.”

In addition, Horowitz teased a “fun arc” for Hook and Charming (Josh Dallas) coming up in season six. “There’s going to some fun times to be had, it just depends on what your definition of fun is,” Kitsis said.

‘Once Upon a Time’ cast teases season 6 secrets at Comic Con by Hypable

Wedding bells and more history for our favorite pirate

First things first — Colin O’Donoghue crushed some fans hopes and dreams when he pointed out that the wedding dress in the shop window at the close of season 5 has always been there. Maybe we give Hook and Emma break. After all, let’s not rush into a marriage right after they finally get to say “I love you” without the other dying.

What else in on tap for the pirate in season 6? Expect to see a bit more about Hook’s past come up this season. Horowitz teased, “He’s the same Hook, but I think we might find out a few things about his past…and some surprising secrets that have been harbored.”

Stray tidbits

When asked if Zeus would be heading back any time soon the answer was, “The Zeus interference was a ‘one time only thing.’” O’Donoghue was not feeling the love when the god came down for a visit commenting, “They could have given me back my hand.”

‘Once Upon a Time’ cast tease season six storylines at Comic-Con by L.A. Daily News

According to Colin O’Donoghue who plays Emma’s love interest Killian “Hook” Jones, the two will also be dealing with their own emotions as they move forward with their relationship.

“Hook’s past is what it is, so how will that affect his relationship with Emma and how she’ll see him?” O’Donoghue asked. “It’s going to be very complicated, but part of it too is that it’s going to be fun because there’s been enough messing around, we’re a couple. That’s what we are so they’re gonna try to figure that out.”

O’Donoghue said that some of Hook’s past may still yet come back to haunt him in season six, as will David Nolan/Prince Charming’s, according to Josh Dallas. Both men could see their relationships affected by past decisions.

ONCE UPON A TIME Comic-Con Press Room: The Origin of the Savior, the Evil Queen and Hook’s Past by TV Addict

Emma and Hook. One of the most beloved relationships in television, Emma and Hook finally seemed to be in a good place when we last saw them. However, Colin O’Donoghue said that – even though it’s true love – just like every year, their relationship is going to be complicated, but in different ways. “Now they have to figure out how to move forward. True love it’s such a rare thing and it’s such a big part of the show, and the Evil Queen will be gunning for Snow and Emma, so who knows how that is going to affect [their relationship].”

During the panel, it was mentioned that we would find out more about Hook’s past. O’Donoghue said he couldn’t elaborate much about that, but that we would see some of Hook’s actions in the past catching up with him now. “It’s going to test some of the relationships he has in Storybrooke, and it’s going to make him reflect even more about who he was, who he is now and how he can forgive himself. But more than that, it’s going to affect some specific relationships.”

When asked about if that would affect Hook’s relationship with Emma, he said that, even though some of the things Hook did in his past a lot of people wouldn’t be able to forgive, he and Emma would work through it. “Emma has said before that she is willing to move on from that and leave the past where it is.” O’Donoghue reassured.

Hook and Charming. Josh Dallas and Colin O’Donoghue did the interview together and were excited to talk about the fact that Hook and Charming are going to be interacting a lot more this year. “You’re definitely going to see a more meaningful friendship between Hook and Charming, but it might get rocked by something later on.” Dallas teased.

“We’re going to have quite a bit to do together this season, which is going to be interesting, because we don’t always get to do that.” O’Donoghue said. When asked if the bromance between the two characters was back on, they both confirmed. “The bromance is back on. And blossoming.” Dallas added, laughing.

ONCE UPON A TIME returns with an all new season on Sunday, September 25, at 8/7c on ABC.

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Sheila / May 7th, 2016

As Once Upon a Time’s heroes and villains return from the Underworld to face Hades in Storybrooke, the final episodes of the fifth season are gearing up to be an emotional rollercoaster.

With that in mind, EW decided it was time to put executive producers Adam Horowitz and Edward Kitsis in The Hot Seat. For our special finale edition, the OUAT bosses have the option of answering your questions with “Yes,” “No,” “Can’t say” or “Next season.” Get the scoop below:

Could Emma have just put half her heart in Hook’s corpse after he died to revive him?

Have we seen the last of the DarkSwan house?
You mean Emma’s new house? No. That is her new home. It is no longer going to be housing Excalibur in the basement. Maybe she’ll put in a foosball table. That is very much her place.

Is there a meaning behind the nursery in Emma’s house in the Underworld?
The meaning is, like when Rumple goes to his shop and we see a lot of the things from his past are there in his face, it’s the past coming back to haunt you. We did it visually to remind Emma of that time, here’s the nursery she never got to live in.

Will there be more Emma and Regina team-ups using magic?

Will Henry’s job as the author play a role in the finale?

Will we ever see Henry’s younger years prior to the book?
Can’t say.

Could Henry still be Rumple’s undoing?
Can’t say.

Is there any hope that the character who is dying this season will come back?
There is always a chance. You know, you never die in flashbacks.

In the aftermath of the funeral, will the Charming-Mills family bind together even tighter?
Or the reverse could happen.

Could the death cause Regina to revert back to the Evil Queen?
Oooh, good question. Can’t say. The reason we can’t is because we can’t say there’s been a death.

Was it originally planned for Regina to face more of her victims in the Underworld?
No. For us, we liked the idea that she had to get closure with her family. We loved having the victims that were there go up. A bunch of villagers we’ve never met before we didn’t think was as interesting as putting her in an arc with her sister, mom, and dad.

Will we ever explore Snow White’s dynamic with her mother again?
HOROWITZ: It would be next season.

Been loving Snow and Charming in 5B. Will we get to see more of them on adventures together?
We would sure hope so. We’d love to have many more adventures with Snow and Charming being adventuresome.
KITSIS: We would really love next season to see Snow and Charming in full adventure mode.
HOROWITZ: It would be great to see more of the Bandit Snow and Charming, and some of the swashbuckling romantic stuff that we started with the two of them. So for sure, we’re totally on board for that.

Will we see Killian and David working together?
Only if he’s alive.

Will Zeus play a part in saving Hook from the Underworld?
Can’t say.

Will we see the Jolly Roger again before the end of the season?
Next season.
HOROWITZ: If Hook is alive.
KITSIS: If Hook’s alive, sure, but next season we might show the Jolly Roger, like Emma could take it and sail the world in sadness.
HOROWITZ: It could be they use it and open a restaurant it on it.
KITSIS: Leroy could move into it for a houseboat, you never know, but I like you trying to trick us.

Does Rumple have the capacity to care more about his unborn child than his power?
That is the question of next season.

Will Belle ever wear her wedding ring again?
Only if Rumple can win her heart back.

Will the sleeping curse have any adverse effects on Belle or her baby?
Can’t say.

Will Belle still be pregnant at the end of the season?
Can’t say.

Any chance to meet Rumple’s mother?
We should.
KITSIS: We would like to.
HOROWITZ: It would be next season.

Will we find out Baby Hood’s name soon?
KITSIS: This weekend. This. Weekend.

Will we see any kind of Robin backstory finally?
Can’t say.

Will there be an engagement in the last few episodes of season 5?

Will there be a time jump this season?
No. Only in that time moves forward.

Will the innocent souls in the river like Aunt Em and Milah ever be released?
I would watch this weekend.

Will we see what happens to the Underworld if everyone solves their unfinished business?
Can’t say.

Have we seen the last of Cruella?
Can’t say, but we hope not. We love Cruella.

Will we see more of Ruby and Dorothy?
Not this season, and that’s based on actor availability and scheduling, not a desire to not show them.
HOROWITZ: We absolutely wanted to see them more this season.
KITSIS: Meghan [Ory] is the lead on a new series, so we were not, unfortunately, able to bring her back this year, but we’d love to see her again next season should the actress make herself available.
HOROWITZ: It was our intention to include them in this end run of episodes, but scheduling got in the way. We hope to be able to include them next season.

Will we get to see what happened to Lily and Maleficent and who Lily’s dad is?
Next season. Oh yeah, we’ll have plans. You’ll see, hopefully they’ll be great.
KITSIS: I’ll say this, we hear the fans. We know what stories you feel like we’ve dropped, and we’ve got an episode for you next year.
HOROWITZ: We’ve got some plans to try to address many of those things next season.

Will we get to see the Camelot story wrapped up with Arthur and Guinevere​?

Will we ever see Aladdin or Jasmine on the show?
HOROWITZ: Can’t say.
KITSIS: Can’t say.

Will we ever get a musical episode?
Can’t say.
HOROWITZ: We’ll never say never, but can’t say.
KITSIS: That will be based on time and someone knowing how to do a musical, and I can tell you the two of us do not.

Are we going to see what happened with Will and Anastasia someday?
Someday! Maybe right around when we see Lily and Maleficent.

Are the new guys considered to be past authors like Henry?

Will season 6 be set in Storybrooke, or are there other realms to visit?
Storybrooke. I will say that the finale is unlike the ones that we’ve done before. It will not be an alternate reality, and next year will not follow the same pattern that we’ve always done. Just when you think you’ve got us, we’re going to change it again.

Have questions for the Once bosses? Hit the comments below or send them to @NatalieAbrams with the hashtag #EWHotSeat.

Once Upon a Time airs Sundays at 8 p.m. ET on ABC.


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Colin O’Donoghue is an Irish actor/musician. He was born in Drogheda, County Louth, Ireland on January 26th, 1981. He is best known for his role as Captain Hook in Once Upon a Time and his role as Michael Kovak in the Rite.

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After the loss of her family, a young woman struggles to survive in a world long-since destroyed by disease; but when a lonely traveler offers her a place in his community, she must decide if the promise of a better life is worth the risk of trusting him.
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