Sam Heughan

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The Spy Who Dumped Me

20 Aug 20183 stars

Kate McKinnon is on fire in a quick-witted but sketchily plotted action comedy

'Women can be terrorists too. We can do anything we put our minds to,' Morgan (Kate McKinnon) reminds best friend Audrey (Mila Kunis) in an unusual pep talk as they scramble their way out of yet another scrape. With the bad guys and gals not always…

Time travel, kilts and sex: Outlander heading to More4 in June

13 Jun 2017

Season one of the wildly popular Highland-based series will air on free to air UK TV for the first time

Fans of Highland bodice-ripper Outlander, hold onto your hats because it's coming to your screens. Again. After being bagged by Amazon Prime for the first two series, More4 has now acquired the rights, and people without all that new-fangled…

Interview: Chrissie Heughan on Unabridged, Outlander and its star – her son, Sam Heughan

26 Nov 2015

Quay Gallery exhibition features images of the Forth Bridge from Chrissie and Sheila Carnduff

Unabridged, a new exhibition from visual artists Chrissie Heughan and Sheila Carnduff, is currently showing at The Quay Gallery in Aberdour. It features images of the Forth Bridge and the surrounding seascape and hinterland, and has been gathering quite…

The Hot 100 2015: 30–21

4 Nov 2015

Michelle Gomez, Sam Heughan and Peter Capaldi among Scotland's hottest cultural contributors in 2015

Since 2003, we've been compiling our annual list of Scotland's most influential figures in arts and culture. Typically, this year's Hot 100 list is a fine showcase of local talent – from film and TV stars to emerging comedians and theatremakers. Meet…

World Outlander Day: how to celebrate in Scotland

29 May 2015

From Outlandish gatherings to walking tours, fans of the series need never be bored

Unless you’ve recently stumbled through some ancient stones and found yourself transported to a land with no Amazon Prime, you’ll have no doubt been hearing all about a certain series named Outlander. Based on the books by Diana Gabaldon, this…

Sam Heughan finds filming sex scenes 'weird'

26 Mar 2015

TV gossip

Sam Heughan found filming sex scenes in front of the 'Outlander' production crew "weird". The 34-year-old actor, who plays Jamie Fraser in the new Amazon Prime Instant Video series based on the books by Diana Gabaldon, has confessed he found shooting…

TV review: Outlander, Amazon Prime Instant Video

16 Mar 20153 stars

Diana Gabaldon's historical romance receives its long overdue UK premiere

Based on a series of novels by Diana Gabaldon and adapted for TV by Ronald D Moore (best known for his work on the reboot of Battlestar Gallactica) the much anticipated Outlander finally gets its UK premiere courtesy of Amazon Prime Instant Video, who…

Amazon Prime announce air date for Outlander

26 Feb 2015

Amazon Prime Instant Video have announced that the smash-hit US show Outlander will be available to UK fans from Thursday 26 March. Despite being filmed and set in Scotland, the TV series has so far only been enjoyed by fans outside the UK. In the…

New TV series Outlander explained

10 Oct 2014

All you need to know about the 'Scottish Game of Thrones' starring Caitriona Balfe and Sam Heughan

What’s Outlander about? It’s 1946. While on her second honeymoon in the Scottish Highlands, Claire Randall walks through a stone circle and suddenly finds herself in 1743, two years before the beginning of the Jacobite Uprising. Claire quickly falls…

The Pearlfisher

15 Nov 20074 stars

NEW WORK Traverse Theatre, Edinburgh, run ended Philip Howard’s final production as the Traverse’s artistic director might be seen to characterise much of his sterling work there over the last decade. His swansong with Iain F MacLeod’s gentle, but…