Scottish actor Steven Cree has joined the cast of Starz's Outlander, the network announced Thursday.
On Outlander, based on a book series by Diana Gabaldon, Claire Randall (Caitriona Balfe) is a married combat nurse from 1945 who is mysteriously swept back in time to 1743 and forced to marry a young Scottish warrior named Jamie Fraser (Sam Heughan).
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With Morgana on the throne and Arthur facing an impossible battle against her immortal army, can Merlin retrieve the great sword Excalibur in time to save the Kingdom? watch
The new Queen Morgana begins a reign of terrible evil over the innocent citizens of Camelot. With Morgause's immortal army at her command it seems there is no hope for Uther, who must watch his Kingdom crumble under the unimaginable cruelty of his own daughter. Meanwhile, on the outskirts of Camelot, Arthur regains his strength and, with Gwaine, Lancelot, Elyan and Percival at his side, plans a brave counter attack. But Merlin knows that even Arthur cannot vanquish an immortal foe. Can he recover the great sword Excalibur from the Lake of Avalon in time to save Arthur from certain doom? watch