Once Upon a Time (TV Series 2011–2018) - Plot Summary Poster



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  • A young woman with a troubled past is drawn to a small town in Maine where fairy tales are to be believed.

  • For Emma Swan, life has been anything but a happy ending. But when she's reunited with Henry - the son she gave up for adoption ten years ago - on the night of her 28th birthday, everything changes. The now 10-year-old Henry is in desperate need of Emma's help because he believes from reading a book of fairy-tales that she's the daughter of Snow White and Prince Charming - who sent her away from the Enchanted Forest to be protected from a curse that was enacted by the Evil Queen. Emma initially refuses to believe a word of Henry's story but soon finds that his hometown of Storybrooke, Maine is more than it seems. Because it's in Storybrooke that all of the classic characters we know are frozen in time with no memories of their former selves - except for the Evil Queen, who is Storybrooke's mayor and Henry's adoptive mother Regina Mills. Now, as the epic "Final Battle" for the future of both worlds approaches, Emma will have to accept her destiny and uncover the mystery behind a place where fairy-tales are to be believed.

  • Emma Swan who has lived in the real world for her whole life is confronted by a child who says that she is his mother. He tells her that she needs to go to a town called Storybrooke. When she arrives Henry, her supposed son, tells her that she is they Savior that will wipe out a curse that trapped all the known fairy tale characters in the real world. She must discover the power to defeat the Evil Queen who cast the powerful curse.

  • Centuries ago in a land of the Enchanted Forest Disney Hero's and Villians alike are frozen in time by the Evil Queen Regina Till a savior was born by Snow and Prince Charming will come to a quaint little town of Storybrooke, Maine and save all things evil happening in our world. It is up to Emma Swan to come and save the citizens of Storybrooke and the realm that started it all.

  • Emma Swan faces her unlikely destiny in a small town called Storybrooke in Maine. Whilst Flashbacks reveal the World of Fairytales where a conflict between Snow White and the Evil Queen threatens to destroy there entire world and all their happy endings...

  • Emma Swan's son, Henry Mills, leaves to find his own adventure. A new curse has been cast on the town of Hyperion Heights and whether heroes prevail or not has never been more uncertain. Relationships are forged as others are destroyed. With betrayal and witches centered around this new curse, the fate of happy endings lay in the hands of these unlikely new heroes.

  • Once Upon a Time is Fairy Tale Land. It's filled with magic, monsters and all of the characters we all know from stories growing up. It's real, and so are the people in it. But unlike the "happily ever after" you may have heard about, their stories continued, and The Evil Queen cast a Dark Curse over the land... This is Storybrooke. It's a quiet, little New England town filled with people who go about their everyday lives with no idea who they really are. The Queen's Curse has trapped them here and placed her in near-complete control. They have no real memories and no real hope.


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