Outlander Updates: A Major Casting Announcement and Major Awards Come A-Calling!

by Jennifer

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Fear not, Sassenachs: we may not have a premiere date for season two, but we do have two HUGE pieces of news for you all while we wait. First, the Golden Globe nominations were announced December 10th and Outlander got three: Best Television Series – Drama, Best Actress in a Television Series – Drama (Catriona Balfe), and Best Performance by An Actor in a Supporting Role in a Series, Limited Series or Motion Picture Made for Television (Tobias Menzies). Second, a massive casting announcement came down on Monday, December 14th. We should meet two pivotal characters in the second season of Outlander (based on Dragonfly in Amber), but those roles have gone uncast for the majority of filming. Finally, we have a face for a name and many Sassenachs are thrilled with the choice.  Continue reading