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Welcome to Sam Heughan Fan, your largest and most comprehensive source for Scottish actor, Sam Heughan. You may recognize Sam from television series and films like "A Princess for Christmas," "Heart of Lightness," "Doctors." Sam currently stars in the television series "Outlander" as Jamie Fraser. The site aims to provide you with all the latest news, information, and photographs of Sam in our growing gallery with over 30,000 photos. Please take a look around the site, bookmark us, follow us on Twitter and Facebook, Tumblr, and visit again soon! - Fangirl Jay

Photos: Outlander Screencaps & Stills

I’ve added screencaps of Sam from the last episode of Outlander as well as stills for upcoming episodes. Big thanks to Far Far Away for a majority of these stills.

Outlander: 02×03 – Screencaptures
Outlander: 02×04 – Stills
Outlander: 02×05 – Stills
Outlander: 02×06 – Stills

Press: ‘Outlander’ Top 8 hottest Emmy races: Caitriona Balfe, Sam Heughan, Tobias Menzies

Last year “Outlander” broke into the Emmys derby with a nomination for Best Music Composition (Series) and now it’s poised to do much better considering it’s an established mega-hit with strong critical acclaim. But how much better?

“Outlander” recently won top Critics’ Choice Awards (Most Exciting New Series and Most Bingeworthy Show) and People’s Choice Awards (Favorite Sci-Fi/Fantasy TV Show and Actress), but the Emmys can be tougher. Voters are snobs, but they sometimes overcome their bias against “genre” programs when they want to – like when “Game of Thrones” romped last year.

Instead of the old pattern of five nominations in this category, there are seven, but it’s still difficult for “Outlander” to break in because the race is too danged crowded with Emmy faves like “Game of Thrones,” “House of Cards,” “Downton Abbey,” “Homeland,” “Better Call Saul” and “Orange is the New Black” plus sexy newcomers like “Mr. Robot.”

Last year there were 75 contenders entered in this category, but about two-thirds of them didn’t really have a prayer of nabbing a nom – like Robin Tunney (“The Mentalist”) and Poppy Montgomery (“Unforgettable”). Caitriona Balfe is now a serious contender after scoring a Golden Globe nom.

Sam Heughan‘s lusty profile may be a detriment at the Emmys if voters fail to look past his chiseled jaw to observe his fine acting chops. That may be what happened to him at the Golden Globes where he was mysteriously snubbed even though his costars Balfe and Tobias Menzies got in.

Good news for “Black Jack” (Menzies): Emmy voters adore villains like recent nominees Ben Mendelsohn (“Bloodline”) and Giancarlo Esposito (“Breaking Bad”).

Terry Dresbach was recently nominated at the Costume Designers’ Guild, which means that her peers are paying attention. Previously, she won an Emmy for HBO series “Carnivàle.” This year she certainly deserves the kudos, having overseen the design of 10,000 costumes, many of which were made by hand.

Bear McCreary was nominated for “Outlander” last year and won two years ago for “Black Sails,” so he’s got an excellent shot to return.

Two talented contenders — Neville Kidd and Stephen McNutt – compete for their masterful lens work capturing epic Scottish landscapes and regal French estates.

After recreating the haunting splendor of ancient Highland castles in the first TV seasons, production designer Gary Steele faced new challenges in season two that took viewers to King Louis XV‘s court at Versailles. Magnifique! And certainly Emmy-worthy.


Grand RE-Opening!

Welcome to the new Sam Heughan Fan a fansite dedicated to the talented Sam Heughan. The site was launched last year by Emily and I have taken it over and moved it to its new home. The fansite is still under construction but a big chunk has been completed. Our gallery contains thousands of new and old photos that were not in the old gallery and definitely worth a look. I will be adding missing content and photos in the coming weeks to make this a complete resource. If you are on twitter please follow us for news and updates and lots of retweets 🙂

If you were an affiliate with the old site and were still linking to the site, I have re-added you. If you are interested in being affiliates please contact me as I have many openings.

I want to give a big thanks to Emily, AliKat, and Far Far Away for their help, photos, and scans.

So please bookmark us and visit us again!