“Outlander” fans, meet your Jamie Fraser.
On Thursday night, Starz unveiled the first look at actor Sam Heughan in his kilt as the Scottish 18th century hunk.
Production on the show, from Starz and Sony Pictures Television, and based on Diana Gabaldon’s best-selling book series, is currently underway in Scotland. Ronald D. Moore (“Battlestar Galactic”) is “Outlander’s” executive producer.
Season 1 of the series, set to debut sometime in 2014 on Starz, follows the journey of Claire (Beauchamp) Randall (played by Caitriona Balfe), a World War II combat nurse, who is mysteriously swept back in time, and away from her husband Frank Randall (Tobias Menzies).
She quickly crosses paths with the enigmatic Jamie, and the MacKenzie clan
Earlier this week, AccessHollywood.com revealed Nell Hudson has been cast as Laoghaire MacKenzie.
Other members of the cast include Graham McTavish as Dougal MacKenzie, Gary Lewis as his brother, Colum MacKenzie, Duncan Lacroix as Murtagh Fitzgibbons Fraser, Annette Badland as Mrs. Fitzgibbons, Lotte Verbeek as the spirited Geillis Duncan, Laura Donnelly as Jenny Fraser, and Stephen Walters as Angus Mhor.
-- Jolie Lash
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