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Outlander Season 1 Episode 2 “Castle Leoch”

Outlander  Season 1 Episode 2 “Castle Leoch” airs Friday, August 16 at 9 PM ET/PT. Episode Synopsis : Episode 2 “Castle Leoch” – Claire is taken to meet the Laird. As suspicions about her grow, Claire befriends the mysterious Geillis Duncan. When the clan discover her medical skills, Claire goes from guest to prisoner. Read More... //

Top Moments: Fallon Stands for Robin Williams and Big Brother's Grande Meltdown

  Our top moments of the week: 13. Best Affair to Remember: Bachelor in Paradise goes behind the scenes when contestant Michelle K. hooks up with a sound guy. But when producers find out and knock on their door, the sound guys freaks out and takes a page from a romantic comedy by jumping off the balcony. Wait, it gets better: He breaks his ankles. Interviewing him in the hospital Chris Harrison makes a point to ask...   //

‘Outlander’ Season 2 Announced by Starz

Never doubt the power of a popular best-selling novel and a legend of worldwide fans! The much-anticipated Starz drama  Outlander , that premiered this past Saturday, August 9, has already been given a second season renewal by the cable network before the second episode of the debut season has even aired. This renewal is no real surprise given the fact the pilot episode set multi-platform viewing records, surpassing 5 million views in the first week alone, drawing equal male and female viewership. The series premiere marked a notable media and social media success for the network with fans hosting viewing parties around the country. Read More... //

Outlanders Sam Heughan on Kilt Troubles, Inventive Fans, and Auditioning for Game of Thrones

  Outlander is more than a historical adventure series involving time travel; the Starz drama, which debuted this past Saturday and is based on Diana Gabaldons best-selling book series, also has a romance at its core. The slow-burning flames of passion are stoked when Claire, a married 20th-century Englishwoman and trained combat nurse magically transported back some 200 years, falls in with a group of Highlanders and meets Jamie, a hot Scot frequently in need of her medical expertise. The treatment provides Jamie with multiple opportunities to take his shirt off not that anyones complaining. Sam Heughan, the actor who plays Jamie, tells Vulture that he learned to fight, ride horses, and speak Gaelic for the role, and that hes excited to be playing a character with so many layers to be revealed. We wont shy away from the sex and violence in the books, because this is the world they live in, but it doesnt feel gratuitous, he promises. There are no mass orgies. Heughan rang us up from Scotland to chat about his one fine ass, auditioning for Game of Thrones , and Gabaldons seal of approval.   Read More... //

Exclusive Outlander Video: Can Claire Convince Colum of Her Cover Story?

  Outlander's leading lady Claire may have escaped the Red Coats this time, but her battle back in time has only just begun. By the end of the series premiere, Claire ( Caitriona Balfe ) despite attempts to flee found herself in the company of a group of Scottish soldiers, including an injured Jamie ( Sam Heughan ), whom she saved thanks to her modern-day medical training. But while the fast-thinking Claire came up with a cover story for her background, she'll have to keep convincing everyone around her.   Read More...   //

Starz Original Series "Outlander" Romances Men and Women Alike

Starz spins the numbers for the series to date.   Read More... //

'Outlander' Premiere Draws 3.7 Million Multiplatform Total Viewers

Estimated 2.3 Million Viewers Watched on STARZ Flagship Alone.   Read More... //

Outlander Premieres on Par With Black Sails

Starz's new time-jumping drama Outlander got off to a strong start with its premiere over the weekend, nabbing more than 720,000 total viewers with its initial telecast on Saturday and amassing 3.7 million total viewers when multiple airings and multiplatform views are factored in. Compared to the January 2014 premiere of Black Sails, which was the network's highest rated new series premiere, Outlander fell slightly short understandable, given that people using television on Saturdays in August are down 23 percent compared to in January, when Black Sails premiered. The Black Sails premiere drew 850,000 viewers with its initial telecast.   Read More... //

'Outlander' could be a game-changer for the Starz network

Spend a few minutes in the company of Caitriona Balfe and Sam Heughan, and its easy to understand why they were cast as Claire Randall and Jamie Fraser, the romantic leads of the heavily anticipated series Outlander, premiering Saturday on Starz. //

New Starz Original Series "Outlander" Sampled Nearly One Million Times

Starz spins the digital numbers for the series prior to its launch this Saturday, August 9.   Read More... //