Diana Gabaldon’s ‘Outlander’ is coming to life!

If (like me) you’re a fan of Diana Gabaldon’s Outlander‘ books, you need to sit down. Now. Because I have news for you. Christmas has come early this year, folks: the new 16 part TV series ‘Outlander’ is due to start filming in Scotland this month. Even more exciting? The production team are dedicated to staying true to the books – to realising them, rather than reinventing them. And the best part? Well, obviously that would be Scottish actor Sam Heughan, who will be playing Jamie Fraser.

Sam Heughan will play Jamie Fraser.

Sam Heughan will play Jamie Fraser.


Tobias Menzies will play Black Jack Randall/ Frank

Tobias Menzies (of HBO’s Game of Thrones) will be playing the dual roles of Black Jack Randall and Claire’s husband Frank.

The only question remaining now is who will play Claire…