Outlander Heads to San Diego Comic Con With Cast



GET YOUR KILT ON AT COMIC-CON – You’ve read the post title and you’re in the middle of screaming from excitement. Yes! It’s true, the most anticipated drama for the summer, Starz ‘Outlander’ is headed to San Diego Comic-Con!!

Starz is hosting the red carpet premiere of “Outlander” during San Diego Comic Con Friday July 25th at the Spreckels Theater. If the excitement of fans getting to see the pilot early before it’s aired date in August isn’t enough. Get ready as the series stars Caitriona Balfe, Sam Heughan, Tobias Menzies, Graham McTavish and Lotte Verbeek will join series creator Ronald D. Moore and author Diana Gabaldon will be making an appearance.

The “Outlander” series spans the genres of romance, science fiction, history, and adventure in one epic tale. The series, adapted from Diana Gabaldon’s international best-selling books by Ronald D. Moore (“Battlestar Galactica,” “Star Trek: Deep Space Nine,” “Star Trek: The Next Generation”), follows the story of Claire Randall (Caitriona Balfe), a married combat nurse from 1945, who is mysteriously swept back in time to 1743. Upon her arrival, she is immediately thrown into an unknown world where her life is threatened. But when she is forced to marry Jamie Fraser (Sam Heughan), a chivalrous and romantic young Scottish warrior, a passionate relationship is ignited. Now, Claire’s heart is torn between two vastly different men in two irreconcilable lives.

OH. MY. GOD!!!

Now that the exciting news has been finally announced, below are the what, when and where fans can come an atten.

WHAT:  The premiere of the highly anticipated STARZ Original series “Outlander” will be held at a red carpet gala event during San Diego Comic-Con 2014.  Cast and creators including Executive Producer Ronald D. Moore, author Diana Gabaldon, Caitriona Balfe, Sam Heughan, Tobias Menzies, Graham McTavish and Lotte Verbeek will be in attendance and do a panel session.

Friday July 25th at the Spreckels Theater
121 Broadway
San Diego, CA 92101

“Outlander” premieres Saturday, August 9 at 9:00 pm ET/PT exclusively on STARZ