Outlander: Inside the Making of the Greatest Sex Scenes

Outlander is famous for its sex scenes—but unlike many shows on television, these scenes don’t just serve to titillate and objectify. They’re stories within the story, never superfluous, and always purposeful. They drive character development, and are essential to the relationship between protagonists Claire and Jamie. They’re also just really beautiful to watch, because guess what? Sex is normal and showing it on TV isn’t a big deal! … Continue reading Outlander: Inside the Making of the Greatest Sex Scenes

As Outlander prepares for UK television debut, what are implications?

Station More4 is going to broadcast the show weekly starting with the first season, and this will give some viewers a chance to check out the Caitriona Balfe – Sam Heughan series without having to go to Amazon to make it happen. As we await this big premiere, there is one primary question to wonder: What are the implications here? What does this airing mean … Continue reading As Outlander prepares for UK television debut, what are implications?

Outlander Honored Best Foreign TV Series Award

Wayta go Outlander!! Representing all the way in Shanghai! AMERICAN series “Outlander” received the Best Foreign TV Series/Serial award as the 23rd Shanghai TV Festival concluded tonight with a star-studded ceremony at the Shanghai Oriental Art Center. The series tells a story of a married combat nurse from 1945 who is mysteriously swept back in time to 1743 where she is forced to marry a … Continue reading Outlander Honored Best Foreign TV Series Award

Outlander author hopes BBC will screen the show – as long as it is not cut

 It is the most lucrative television programme ever made in Scotland – yet has never appeared on the nation’s TV screens. Now Outlander author Diana Gabaldon has expressed hope that the BBC will finally show the hit time-travel series – as long as nothing is cut out. The American author said there was no good reason for BBC Scotland not to take the show – … Continue reading Outlander author hopes BBC will screen the show – as long as it is not cut

Filming locations in Scotland for the Outlander Series

Explore the landscapes and buildings of the hit television series Outlander, set during the Jacobite uprisings of the 18th century. Enjoy! With its plotlines of war passion and time-travel set against a backdrop of blindingly beautiful Scottish scenery, it’s little wonder that the hit TV show Outlander and Diana Gabaldon’s novels on which it is based have captured the hearts of many. While it’s sadly … Continue reading Filming locations in Scotland for the Outlander Series

Yahooies 2016: Outlander Among Winners – 2nd Annual Reader-Voted Awards

The votes are in — all 76,885 of them. Over the past two weeks, Yahoo asked its TV readers to help crown the winners in 12 categories honoring the best — and sometimes worst — of 2016 for their 2nd Annual Yahooies. And yes, Outlander CLANdom, we won in two major categories. Most Shocking Moment: Claire Loses the Baby, ‘Outlander’ The Sassenach and her great … Continue reading Yahooies 2016: Outlander Among Winners – 2nd Annual Reader-Voted Awards

Caitriona Balfe on Claire’s S2 Journey and What’s Next for ‘Outlander’

Few women on television have been through more than Claire Beauchamp Randall Fraser. A nurse who was in the thick of it during World War 2, Claire was re-connecting with her husband, Frank, in post-war Scotland when she was transported back to the 18th century via a circle of mystical stones. The ever-practical Claire made herself useful among the clans of Scotland and connected deeply with … Continue reading Caitriona Balfe on Claire’s S2 Journey and What’s Next for ‘Outlander’

Outlander: 10 reasons you should watch this epic fantasy series

If you’ve not see Outlander, now is the time to catch up with S1 and S2. Below are just few reasons you should be watching it! OUTLANDER is one of the most under-rated shows in the UK, despite having a global fan base to rival the likes of Game of Thrones and The Walking Dead. The Scottish time traveling fantasy drama is based on a … Continue reading Outlander: 10 reasons you should watch this epic fantasy series

Outlander: The best Scottish filming locations in S2

Gary Rose goes for a spin in the Highlands, taking in the Culloden battlefield, the place that doubles as Cranesmuir and a working medieval village. It’s early October, but it feels like July, as I hit the road from Inverness’s implausibly wee airport. “I don’t bother to check the weather forecast, it changes by the minute,” says Andy, my kilted driver and tour guide. Sunshine … Continue reading Outlander: The best Scottish filming locations in S2

Outlander: How Claire almost killed Dougal in S2

If the executive producer of Outlander had his way, Claire would always be the “badass” on the Starz drama, admits author Diana Gabaldon. So when the writers were preparing to kill off Dougal MacKenzie (Graham McTavish) at the end of season 2, the original thought was to have Claire (Caitriona Balfe) do the fatal deed — even though Gabaldon’s Outlander book series dictated otherwise. In … Continue reading Outlander: How Claire almost killed Dougal in S2