New Featurette Explores Outlander’s Midseason Return

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The return of Outlander on Starz

Following the reveal of the midseason premiere’s first scene last month, the hit Starz series “Outlander” has just brought online a new behind-the-scenes featurette exploring what’s to come in the second half of season one. Catch the show’s return (the first of eight all-new episodes) beginning Saturday, April 4. The critically-acclaimed series is adapted from Diana Gabaldon’s international best-selling books and executive produced by Ronald D. Moore (“Battlestar Galactica,” “Star Trek: Deep Space Nine”) and has already been picked up for a second season.

The “Outlander” series spans the genres of romance, science fiction, history, and adventure in one epic tale. It follows Claire Randall as she navigates the hidden dangers of 18th century Scotland, an unknown world where her freedom and very life are at risk. When she is forced to marry Jamie Fraser, 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.

Diana Gabaldon’s eight-book series has sold more than 25 million copies worldwide, and six of the books have graced the New York Times best-seller list. “Outlander” is produced by Tall Ship Productions, Story Mining & Supply Company and Left Bank Pictures in association with Sony Pictures Television. Starz retains all domestic multiplatform pay TV rights to the original series.