It’s hard to imagine an actor these days other than Sam Heughan playing Jamie Fraser in Outlander. However, the author of the books had two other stars in mind for the role: Liam Neeson and Sean Connery.
The first book, titled Outlander, was published in 1991 and the rights to produce a film were sold, but it never went out of paper. This was long before the Starz series.
When feature films were still a possibility, Gabaldon had two famous actors in mind, very different from Heughan.
“Liam Neeson and Sir Sean Connery were the first candidates for Jamie. Well, that was years ago, when my first books were selected for a feature film. People kept asking me which one I’d pick, and that’s the first came to mind. I was largely thinking of great Celtic looking men who could do this, and both Liam and Sean were built that way and looked great in kilts,” the writer tells Parade. Is.
Outlander season 6 premiere date revealed
Starz announced the premiere date for the sixth season of Outlander on March 6, 2022. While hourly information is valid for the United States, Star+ and Netflix are still required to define releases in Brazil.
The news was also a way to celebrate Outlander’s ninth book, Go Tell the Bees That I’m Gone. Upon its release, writer Diana Gabaldon made all-important mentions for the TV series.
Season six closely follows the events of year five. Claire returns to Rancho Fraser after being abused at the hands of Lionel Brown.
Nayak and Jamie try to live peacefully in a society that is on the way to revolution. Both can hardly escape the drama of these changes.
Outlander launched its sixth season in the United States on March 6, 2022. In Brazil, the series is broadcast by Star+ and Netflix.
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