Co-EP’s Adam horowitz and Edward Kitsis recently spoiled that season 3 would definitely include storyline from Neverland, Storybrooke and fairytale land that was — Belle’s will be in charge of Storybrooke while our core cast is off in Neverland rescuing Henry and hopefully Neil. Emilie de Ravin confirms that she’ll continue to be a series regular in Season 3. The Lost alum also notes that even though Belle’s memories are all intact and that will have consequences.
“She was going along with it though, so therefore you can’t blame him if you’re the one saying, ‘Kick that guy’s a–,” she says, noting that Belle will be devastated about his absence when the show returns. “But also she’ll gain her strength back and she’ll have to if she’s going to protect an entire town.”
“Ruby will probably be back at some point. She never died, so she’ll be somewhere.” ~ Meghan Ory
However, when and if Red returns, she might have some romance in her future!
“I know they were talking about exploring a relationship between us, but Meghan just got her own show! So there’s that. But I’m so, so proud of her.” ~ David Anders