Here’s a first look image of Scottish actor Sam Heughan in character as Jamie Fraser for STARZ and SONY PICTURE TELEVISION’S original series “Outlander.” Adapted from Diana Gabaldon’s international bestselling novels, the series is currently filming on location in Scotland and will air on STARZ in 2014.
“Outlander” follows the story of Claire Randall, a married combat nurse from 1945 who is mysteriously swept back in time to 1743, where she is immediately thrown into an unknown world where her life is threatened. When she is forced to marry Jamie, a chivalrous and romantic young Scottish warrior, a passionate affair is ignited that tears Claire’s heart between two vastly different men in to irreconcilable lives. The “Outlander” series spans the genres of romance, science fiction, history, and adventure into one epic tale. From Executive Producer Ronald D. Moore (“Battlestar Galactica,” “Star Trek: Deep Space Nine,” “Star Trek: The Next Generation”) the series, adapted from Diana Gabaldon’s international best-selling books, is set to premiere on STARZ in 2014.