Yes, eventually there are some Graham and Sam moments.
Very silly talks about Men in Kilts show, Clanlands Book about the series, Outlander, pet peeves, and the Trivia Deathmatch. Josh Horowitz interviews them about the Clanlands project Graham conceived and finally got down to doing this last year. Enjoy!
And Graham must eat or have a latte every two hours or there will be blood!
I’m still putting together my information from my Sasnak City October 3rd chat group with Duncan Lacroix, and will tell you all about that later, but I wanted to get this out there for you.
YOU HAVE UNTIL OCTOBER 23rd TO ENTER A RAFFLE for a 20 minute chat with some of your favorite OUTLANDER actors. And at $10.00 a ticket, it’s a great price for a great cause! HURRY, GET THAT TICKET! OR should I say TICKETS? O
ONE ON ONE Fun!
Cast members from Outlander have donated their time to be raffled off for a Camp Encourage benefit. Find out about the great opportunities this camp provides for youth with Autism Spectrum Disorder to learn many skills and gain the camp experience. It’s all about empowerment.
The following current and past cast members have donated time for the raffle:
Graham McTavish, Caitlin O’Ryan, Duncan Lacroix, Grant O’ Rourke, Nell Hudson, Colin McFarlane, Annette Badland, Kyle Reese, Lauren Lyle, Paul Gorman, Gary Lewis, Steven Cree, Tim Downie, Richard Rankin (2 chats).
Oh, that Richard Rankin, he’s upping the anti. Challenging the other actors to donate more!
And Maria Doyle Kennedy is making you a one-of-a kind pillow.
To bid on these great prizes and keep an eye out for more:
I just entered for TIM DOWNIE! I am so going to tell him how much I enjoyed his storytelling from his Instagram and all the other fun things he’s done to cheer us up. I also have several episode ideas for his wee series. Just kidding, it’ll all be about the cakes.
Sam v. GrahamFrom Whisky to Clan Facts and beyond
New York City Comic Con 2020 is back, however Outlander will not be officially participating as sadly, production is not even started for Season 6. So just to entice you to the new Clanlands book and soon to be Men in Kilts Starz series, Josh Horowiz (Writer/Producer) and Sam pal, has challenged the pair to a trivia match as part of the October 11 lineup.
Watch them have their knock down drag out trivia match at 7:50 AM PDT Oct 11, 2020 at the Youtube Channel or Facebook channel for NYCC.
Check out the free panels information here:
YouTube Channel https://www.youtube.com/nycc
As many of you were waiting for filming to start up on This Guest of Summer, Graham McTavish’s project with Paul Kavanagh, and many actors from both The Hobbit and Outlander series, delays in filming due to location changes were bumping production out into 2020. The this thing called the COVID pamdemic hit and filing all over the world shut down. Is this production many of the fans have been waiting for fated to sit on the shelf another year?
In the Fall of 2019, we were told that funding had been secured for production, and it was explained to many of us initial Indiagogo contributors that the monies we pledged were just for start up costs. Production had moved to the UK as filming was more cost effective. We thought we had something solid going again, alowing for productions ther actors were working on. Adding in production conflicts for all involved, was COVID 19 and McTavish’s commitment to Men In Kilts that killed TGOS filming? Or is it just shelved for another year? Inquiring minds want to know.
Recent searches for the now removed Facebook pages show it has been removed. Indeed, Graham’s own Facebook page hasn’t been updated since 2018 or so. IMDb shows the production is slated for a November 2021 release date and that it is still in pre-production. You can still see the Indieagogo page here.
Jacki Lippman, posted on the Indiagogo page in August to “Hang In There”.
So, here’s hoping that the production is just waiting for the industry to get going again, which may be some months. Recent large productions, such as Batman, have had to shut down because actors, in this case Robert Pattinson in the reboot, have caught COVID-19. It may be spring 2021 before any new filming can begin.
Incidentally, I contacted Lippman through the Indiagogo links and am waiting for a response. I made suggestions that videos with some of the actors lamenting the recent setback might be fun for us fans. Here’s hoping.
Back in March, film production shut down all over the world with COVID-19 lockdowns. Sam and Graham’s new show Clanlands had finished the majority of the filming for the new Series on Starz®. Happy to report the Starz App has a preview placeholder for the series that showed up recently. And of course, Starz decided the show needed a name upgrade to Men in Kilts.
Sam and Graham have been posting on Instagram these last two weeks some great BTS shots. They were finally able to get together again and they are finishing up filming that was planned before the lockdown, and possibly filming for a second season? We’re waiting on the details for that. Lucky for us they spent the time in lockdown putting their book together for the series, that is being released in November this year. If you haven’t been to Scotland before, it’s sure to wet your appetite for travel to this fantastic country.
Check out the official Instagram Account Men In Kilts Starz®
ChecThe Clanlands book is for sale in different parts of the world on pre-order with and early November 2020 release. Check out some local online shops to see if they may carry it.
You can purchase online here:
New Zealand Mighty Ape Books
Canada Indigo Books
All attendees may be sad at the news that Sasnak City Kansas has been postponed until June 2021. However, Kyle Rees, Gary Lewis, Graham McTavish, Steven Cree, and Tim Downey are coming to the rescue. There is going to be a virtual panel day, however, you must be a member of Sasnak Society private group
For more details, head to the Sasnak City Facebook page.
Dates and Times
We missed Graham on August 2nd, Steven Cree, and Tim Downie August 22, oh no!
But there’s time to catch Gary Lewis Aug 30 and Kyle Rees September 26.
Sasnak City November 2019
Fanbolt’s Bevin has a fantastic wee interview with Graham McTavish for you. Check it out and yes, it’s getting closer. Hope you got your book pre-ordered.
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More on Clanlands Book
And a wee chat BTS in the camper!
Hey, all you star-crossed Dougal and Geillis fans! Wizard World is back with another Outlander Virtual Experience this Monday, June 29th at 12pm PST/3 pm EST. As usually there’s a live chat with a moderator, purchase video messages, and autographs. The video chat should be free to watch.
Monday, June 29th at 12pm PST/3 pm EST
Wizard World Virtual Channel Here at Twitch
My hint is to try for the Youtube or have the links ready as one channel got a bit of a start-up issue last May.
For details about Monday go here Outlander Wizard World Virtual Panel June 29, 2020
Warning: The wait on autographs may take a while depending on COVID shipping. Please see the details. I’m still waiting for my Duncan Lacroix from May 5.
Finally, after months of editing and looking for a home, Sam Heughan and Graham McTavish’s documentary series Men in Kilts will be landing at Starz, distributed by Sony Pictures. It’s an eight-part series that covers the highs and lows of Scottish history and terrain. Just the help you need for the COVID blues and Draughtlander dilemma. It’s a road trip!!!! Yeah, these two in an RV and motorbike sidecar hop, just a few of the insane road trip adventures. Stay tuned and watch the teaser below.