|"Keep On Believing"|
|Season 08, Episode 08|
|Premiere date:||November 16th, 2018|
|Next Episode:||"The Spear of Destiny"|
"Keep On Believing" is the eighth episode of Season Eight of ABC's Once Upon a Time. It was written and directed by DatNuttyKid. It will be the one hundred and sixty-third episode of the series overall, and will premiere on November 16th, 2018.
With Mother Trudy's threat growing ever nearer, Maleficent and Zorro make one last desperate attempt to win Lily back to their side. But when Mother Trudy's true plan is revealed, the dysfunctional family is forced to make a tragic decision. Back while she was searching the realms for her father, Lily meets Cinderella and learns a lesson in sacrifice.
(This list is based on actors and characters known to be in the episode. It will be updated as more information is released)
(Bold characters have been further confirmed by news articles/photos)
- The United Realms events take place before "Deplorable".
- The New Enchanted Forest flashbacks take place during Lily Page's search for her father between "Operation Mongoose Part 2" and "Daughter", and between "Girl of the Cinders" and "Hyperion Heights", while Cinderella is still Rapunzel Tremaine's servant.
- Lily Page began seeking out her father in "Operation Mongoose Part 2" and eventually finds him in "Daughter".
- Lily joined Mother Trudy in "Daughter".
- Mary Margaret Blanchard and David Nolan were revealed to possess the head of the Spear of Destiny in "The Mark".
- The Apprentice told Cinderella that she would meet her father if her heart stayed pure in "Girl of the Cinders".