From the Scottish hills to the actual world! Throughout their 5 seasons on Starz, the celebrities of Outlander have demonstrated intriguing time-travel twists, scorching chemistry and extra intricate particulars on display screen.
The hit drama sequence, initially based mostly on Diana Gabaldon’s 13-book franchise, follows a married fight nurse from 1945, Claire Randall (Caitriona Balfe), who someway will get swept again in time to 1793. In her new world, she meets Jamie Fraser (Sam Heughan), a chivalrous Scottish warrior, and shortly will get concerned in an intensely passionate romance.
The bestselling writer beforehand famous by way of her official web site that she was “delighted” with the casting of the main gamers, even serving to out the Starz inventive group in bringing her literary creation to life.
“While Diana works hard on writing book eight of the Outlander series, Written in My Own Heart’s Blood, she took a little time out to give feedback on the casting process and choices to Miranda Siwak Ron Moore and the casting crew,” an announcement on the website learn. “The fact that the production staff asks for Diana’s input, and does their best to implement her thoughts and ideas, should reassure readers that this production will be as true to her books as possible!”
Gabaldon isn’t the one one who’s been happy with the televised adaptation — the actors are equally as excited.
“I think what’s nice to see is that these are two people who genuinely have a great love for each other,” Balfe informed Us Weekly in March 2018 about working alongside the Bloodshot actor. “They have a great chemistry, but they also just like each other as who they are and they find each other interesting. They actually settle down. It’s a different dynamic, and it’s nice to explore that. You know, there’s a couple of cute scenes where it’s just daily domesticity. So I like it.”
At the time, the Ireland native couldn’t cease gushing about her costar and their onscreen love story.
“So it’s about, how do we keep the writing fresh, how do we keep the story fresh, how do we let these characters evolve and explore other facets of their life?” the Ford v Ferrari actress recalled. “And it’s like, well, obviously their love is not going to be the same at 30 as it will be at 50. So what does that look like? That’s what excited me as an actor, is being able to just explore new things. We get it. They’re in love. It’s the biggest love they’ve ever experienced. We can’t just keep going over that and over that. So what’s new about that? What did they discover new about each other? And that’s what’s beautiful about this couple is that they do. They grow and they evolve together. It’s really lovely to watch.”
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