If you were around last year for the premier of Outlander on Starz you probably remember the reviews. It was a mixed bag of reactions. Some, in my opinion, lazy reporters locked onto the idea that this was a Harlequinesque story that would have no crossover appeal for anyone not a middle-age housewife (don’t get me started). We fans had to suffer through all the stereotypical pop culture cliches they could print. We were frustrated by the dismissive attitudes and mis perceptions of one of the greatest stories we’ve ever read! We kept saying wait…you’ll see this story is so much more.
I have to say that I’m feeling a bit smug because we were right.
Now, it could have went terribly wrong. Our beloved story could have been badly produced and acted, but thanks to Tall ship productions and Starz commitment, it wasn’t. Despite minor disappointment that things weren’t…
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