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Aug 01, 2019   Leave a Comment News, Outlander

Starz’s centuries-spanning romance drama Outlander won’t air any new episodes in 2019. The series will return in early 2020, Starz COO Jeffrey Hirsch said at TCA Friday.

He was asked to address the decision to delay the premiere of Season 5, based on the fifth in Diana Gabaldon’s series of novels, which is well into production having started filming two months ago.

“The decision behind everything that we do in terms of our programming schedule, is based on delivery schedules,” Hirsch said. “We try to have something on the air to serve the premium female audience. We have some shows coming before that serve the Power audience.”

The supersized final season of Starz’s biggest series, Power will air in two parts, 10 episodes starting Aug. 26 and five in January 2020, network’s programming boss Carmi Zlotnik said today.

Long breaks are not unusual for Outlander. Since switching to 13-episode seasons in Year 2, the show has taken 17 months between the Season 2 and Season 3 debuts and 14 months between the Seasons 3 and Season 4 openers. Season 4 of Outlander premiered in November 2018. [Source]

Aug 01, 2019   Leave a Comment Photos

Sam Heughan, Audi guest at Henley Festival, Oxfordshire, Friday 12 July in Henley-on-Thames, England. A few photos have been added.

— 2019 Appearances & Events > Audi Henley Festival

Jul 09, 2019   Leave a Comment Photos

Sam Heughan receiving his honorary doctorate from University of Stirling in recognition for his outstanding contribution to acting and charitable endeavours on June 27, 2019. You can go to the gallery to take a look to the photos.

— 2019 Appearances & Events > Sam Heughan Receives Honorary Doctorate

Jun 18, 2019   Leave a Comment Photos

First of all, I am so sorry for don’t update the site before but I was sick.

Sam Heughan attends the Starz FYC Day at The Atrium at Westfield Century City on June 02, 2019 in Los Angeles. You can go to the gallery to take a look to the photos.

— 2019 Appearances & Events > Starz FYC Day

Jun 18, 2019   Leave a Comment Interviews

Sam Heughan took a break from filming season five of Outlander, which will be based on author Diana Gabaldon’s The Fiery Cross novel, in Scotland to attend Starz’s FYC event in Century City, Calif. on Sunday.

Before the panel, which was comprised of Heughan (Jamie), Caitriona Balfe (Claire), Sophie Skelton (Brianna), Richard Rankin (Roger), executive producer Maril Davis, executive producer/writer Toni Graphia and production designer Jon Gary Steele, spoke to Heughan about season five, love, and his upcoming film opposite Vin Diesel.

What one thing can you tease about Jamie in season five? When we left him at the end of season four, he had been tasked to form a militia and go after Murtagh (Duncan Lacroix).

I can’t give away too much, obviously, but as we saw in season four, Jamie’s on the side of the Redcoats. He’s made this deal with the Redcoats, the British Army, so he’s actually on the opposite side of the side where his allegiance really is and his loyalty lies, but he knows he needs to do it. He needs to do it for his family and for his tenants. He has to secure this land and make it a safe place for them, so he goes in league with the British. For Jamie, that’s a pretty hard thing to do.

He also has foreknowledge of what’s to come because Claire is from the future. So, don’t you think he can make better plans than he could before?

In Outlander, Jamie and Claire are always trying to fight: fight time and fight fate. Certainly, we saw that in regards to Culloden and we know that the battle they’re facing now is really a huge one, the War of Independence. He knows which side he needs to be on and, unfortunately, at the moment, he’s on the wrong side, but he knows that. Claire knows that. They’re just trying to turn the situation to their advantage, but playing with fate is never that successful.

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Jun 18, 2019   Leave a Comment Alerts

HE is the star of the show that has boosted Scottish tourism to new heights – and now Sam Heughan is about to be honoured in his own backyard.

The Outlander actor will receive an honorary doctorate from the University of Glasgow in recognition of his artistic success and charitable work.

It’s entirely appropriate that Heughan will receive his honour at the university’s Dumfries campus on July 3 as he was born in Balmaclellan in Dumfries and Galloway.

Also being honoured are Alice Thompson, co-founder of social enterprise cafe chain Social Bite; TV presenter Fiona Armstrong; and Lady MacGregor, the Lord Lieutenant of Dumfries.

Honorary doctorates will also be awarded to Sir Peter Lampl, chairman of the Sutton Trust; David Mayer de Rothschild, a British adventurer, ecologist, environmentalist and head of the charity Sculpt the Future Foundation; and Andrew Walls, convener of the Crichton Foundation.

The university said the work of those being honoured reflects the core interests of its School of Interdisciplinary Studies at Dumfries. The head of the school, Professor Carol Hill, said: “This campus has grown in influence and impact since it was opened 20 years ago in September 1999 to serve the higher education needs of Dumfries and Galloway. In this our 20th anniversary year of celebrations, we at Dumfries are delighted to recognise and celebrate the achievements of our honorary graduates, representing a range of talents, careers and charitable interests.”

Heughan graduated from the Royal Scottish Academy of Music and Drama – now the Royal Conservatoire of Scotland – in 2003.

He is best known for his role as Jamie Fraser in the TV drama Outlander. In 2015 he established his own charitable foundation My Peak Challenge. [Source]

Mar 20, 2019   Leave a Comment Magazine Scans, Photos

I have added a few magazine scans of Sam Heughan to the gallery.

If you have any scans of Sam Heughan that we haven’t up yet, please, feel free to write me. Full credits will be given.

Gallery Links:
— 2019 Magazines & Scans > British GQ (March 2019)
— 2016 Magazines & Scans > Stile (November 2016)
— 2016 Magazines & Scans > Entertainment Weekly (October 07, 2016)
— 2016 Magazines & Scans > GQ UK (October 2016)
— 2016 Magazines & Scans > Marie Claire Italia (September 2016)
— 2016 Magazines & Scans > Haute Living (May-June 2016)
— 2016 Magazines & Scans > Entertainment Weekly (March 04, 2016)

Feb 25, 2019   Leave a Comment Photos

Sam Heughan attends the 2019 Vanity Fair Oscar Party hosted by Radhika Jones at Wallis Annenberg Center for the Performing Arts on February 24, 2019 in Beverly Hills. Enjoy the photos!

Gallery Links:
— 2019 Appearances & Events > 2019 Vanity Fair Oscar Party