Claire Randall, a married combat nurse from 1945, gets mysteriously swept back in time to 1743 and thrown into an unknown world where her life is threatened. When she is forced to marry Jamie, a chivalrous and romantic young Scottish warrior, a passionate affair is ignited that tears Claire’s heart between two vastly different men in two irreconcilable lives.
Last Episode01x16 To Ransom a Man's Soul Aired: May. 30, 2015
Jamie is freed following a daring rescue, but his mind lingers on the torture he endured.
Series Fun Facts
- In the episode Both Sides Now, Hugh Munro gives Claire a gift of a dragonfly in amber. This is a nod to the second book of the Outlander series, Dragonfly in Amber.
- This series is shot on the digital Alexa camera which handles low light conditions well. This allowed the creators to film many low light or candlelit scenes.
- Executive Director Ronald D. Moore has a cameo in the episode "The Gathering".