|"The Quiet Voice"|
|Season 09, Episode 1|
|Premiere date:||September 27th, 2019|
|Next Episode:||"Stroke of Midnight"|
"The Quiet Voice" is the first episode of Season Nine of ABC's Once Upon a Time. It was written and directed by DatNuttyKid. It will be the one hundred and seventy-eighth episode of the series overall, and will premiere on September 27, 2019.
Lucy, still hungry for action following her adventure in Narnia, attempts to befriend a mysterious older student at school. Regina and Snow's attempts to help Fiona adjust to life in the United Realms are interrupted when Sir Henry requests Regina's help with a missing person case. Margot and Tilly elect to take advantage of the recent peace to expedite their wedding and request Zelena's help, but Zelena is overwhelmed by the stress. Jacinda and Sabine plan to surprise Henry, Lucy, and Abel with an impromptu vacation back to Hyperion Heights. Lily attempts to readjust to a normal life with Maleficent but has a hard time coping with her father's death. And in flashbacks, a girl named Moana is faced with her destiny.
(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 an unspecified amount of time after "Found".
- The Motunui events take place an unspecified amount of time prior to the present-day United Realms events.
- Lucy ended up in Narnia in "Into the Wardrobe" and returned in "Found".
- Fiona began working to redeem herself in "Found".
- Margot announced her plans to marry Tilly in "Leaving Storybrooke".
- Jacinda was reunited with her father, Abel, in "Found".
- Zorro sacrificed himself to save Lily from Mother Trudy in "Keep On Believing".