On Thursday, July 21 The Orville: New Horizons debuts its eighth episode, titled “Midnight Blue,” which brings back the Moclan female Haveena. We have a sneak peek plus an inside look at last week’s episode and an reminder of the new e-novella set after this week’s episode.
The Orville crew visits Heveena’s sanctuary world and embarks on a journey that may leave the entire Union more vulnerable.
Inside The Orville
They also released an inside look at last week’s episode with commentary from cast and creatives.
“Sympathy for the Devil” novella out today
The third season of The Orville was planned with 11 episodes, but COVID production issues reduced to 10, so the one set between episodes 8 and 9 was turned into a novella. It’s titled “Sympathy of the Devil” and was written by Seth MacFarlane. Here is the synopsis:
When Captain Ed Mercer and the crew of the U.S.S. Orville come face-to-face with one of humanity’s most vile ideologies, they must solve the moral conundrum of who to hold accountable for evil deeds real… and imagined. Occurring just after New Horizons Episode 8, this is The Orville like you’ve never seen it before.
You can pick it up as an ebook and audiobook now at Amazon for $3.07.
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