Outlander So Far: The Show I Surprisingly Don’t Hate

I’ve never read the Outlander series by Diana Gabaldon, so this is a review of the show on its own merits. I admit to being favorably inclined toward the show because of its executive producer, Ronald D. Moore of Battlestar Galactica fame. I’ve seen the first four episodes. Read More Outlander So Far: The Show I Surprisingly Don’t Hate

Outlander, Diana Gabaldon’s Abusive Romance, May Come To TV

TW for spousal abuse and rape; spoilers abound.

Diana Gabaldon’s super-popular time travel romance from 1991, Outlander, may be coming to cable TV. Fans are speculating who will play Jamie Fraser, frequently mentioning Chris Hemsworth. Ms. Gabaldon writes on her blog, “I’m sure Mr. H. is a very fine actor, but I really don’t like widow’s peaks on men.” Hey, we all have our quirks. Some of us don’t like the hero to have a widow’s peak. And some of us don’t like the hero to beat the heroine. Read More Outlander, Diana Gabaldon’s Abusive Romance, May Come To TV