‘Outlander’ is TV’s sexiest show, but it’s also a great lesson in how to listen

When was the last time anyone really heard what you were saying? There are great reasons to watch Starz’s period romance drama “Outlander,” starting with the sex and sometimes ending with the sex. But for now, I’d like to praise what happens between the show’s main characters when they are clothed. Okay, that’s only a small lie. Even the most serious-minded “Outlander” fan is at … Continue reading ‘Outlander’ is TV’s sexiest show, but it’s also a great lesson in how to listen

15 TV Moments From This Week That We Can’t Stop Talking About

Well Clandom, Outlander ranked #7 and #8 on BuzzFeed’s list! 7. In Outlander, Roger told Brianna that Claire successfully found Jamie in the past, which causes Brianna to travel to Scotland in order to “find her mother.” 8. Also in Outlander, Roger learned that Claire and Jamie eventually die in a fire at Fraser’s Ridge — y’all, this is my favorite Outlander book and I’m … Continue reading 15 TV Moments From This Week That We Can’t Stop Talking About

Outlander CASTING: ROLLO

Rollo is Young Ian’s faithful companion in Season 4. During the very first episode, we are introduced to the ‘wolf dog’ of Diana Gabaldon’s books—the dog which Young Ian has won gambling at dice. A Northern Inuit breed, the dog chosen for the role is so gentle in terms of his temperament that producers had to amend some of the more ferocious qualities attributed to … Continue reading Outlander CASTING: ROLLO

Outlander is the real TV novel

This is a really good article by Noel Murray explaining why Outlander is such a good TV series. Fans of prestige television can be a little snobby. As someone who’s spent decades writing about the small screen, I often run into viewers who grew up in the post-Sopranos, post-Arrested Development era and have developed deeply ingrained ideas about what makes “good TV.” For instance, no … Continue reading Outlander is the real TV novel

A spooky Scottish story straight out of Outlander

Outlander, the popular TV series based on the novels of Diana Gabaldon, has always asked its viewers to suspend their disbelief. The show has dabbled in witchcraft, voodoo spells, stories of fairies and the antics of kelpies. And, of course, the very heart of the show revolves around time travel, as the adventure begins when heroine Claire Randall touches the standing stones of Scotland’s Craigh … Continue reading A spooky Scottish story straight out of Outlander

Sam Heughan On Establishing the ‘Outlander’ Characters in the New World

Season four of Outlander, the sprawling screen adaptation of Diana Gabaldon’s epic novels, sees our favourite 17th-century couple finally reach America. In an exclusive interview, star Sam Heughan reveals how the New World impacts Jamie and Claire’s relationship. ~ Video via themusicsweetly Outlander has been set in many locations over the course of its run on UK Amazon Prime, and the latest series begins with … Continue reading Sam Heughan On Establishing the ‘Outlander’ Characters in the New World

Caitriona Balfe Talks Outlander Fans and How Sam Heughan Is Her Total Opposite

Caitriona Balfe grew up in a tiny village in Ireland and took off for Paris at age 19 when she was signed to a modeling contract. That was years before she became known to TV fans as Claire Fraser, the time-traveling heroine of Outlander, the Starz show based on Diana Gabaldon’s popular series of books, which begins its fourth season on November 4. The 39-year-old actress, … Continue reading Caitriona Balfe Talks Outlander Fans and How Sam Heughan Is Her Total Opposite

Author Diana Gabaldon on Her Favorite Books and How Outlander Came Into Being

PBS’ The Great American Read, hosted by TV personality and journalist Meredith Vieira, is returning this fall when the novel that received the most votes from the 100 best-loved novels selected by the American public will be announced. But before The Great American Read returns in September, readers are being encouranged to read as many books as possible, vote on their favorite works of fiction, … Continue reading Author Diana Gabaldon on Her Favorite Books and How Outlander Came Into Being

5 Reasons Why Outlander Is The Best Show On TV

There’s no denying that we’ve been experiencing an era of peak TV for a few years now, but I believe there’s one show that stands above the rest when it comes to offering viewers everything they could want. And that show, my friends, is the Starz epic, Outlander. The time-traveling drama, which will enter into its fourth season this fall, hasn’t really made a misstep … Continue reading 5 Reasons Why Outlander Is The Best Show On TV

Outlander | Jamie and Claire hit the High Seas *New Photos*

All aboard! The Artemis is headed for the Caribbean. In these new photos from episode 9 of Outlander that’s titled “The Doldrums,” Jamie (Sam Heughan) and Claire (Caitriona Balfe) have left Scotland to begin the search for Young Ian (John Bell), who was captured at the end of episode 8. Their voyage aboard the Artemis is fraught with delays, however, so the superstitious crew looks … Continue reading Outlander | Jamie and Claire hit the High Seas *New Photos*