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*New* Tim Downie’s Interview With Brief Take Regarding Outlander   Leave a comment

 

From Brief Take:

Brief Take: Where does Outlander fit on your acting journey?

Tim Downie: It’s really good. It’s really, really good! I do quite a fair lot of period stuff. I spend a lot of time in wigs and very heavy brocaded jackets. So it fits in very nicely. It seems to be in my oeuvre, if you will. But it’s nice to do something that I can get my teeth into. I do a lot of comedy so it’s nice to kind of get under someone, really get into them and play someone who…you know, there’s a lot to him, and he can be quite dark. You don’t know where you are with him – is he friend or foe? What is he? There’s a lot to draw on, and he’s quite fun to play, and that’s great fun.

BT: What is your base for the Governor? Do you look to the book, history or the scripts? 

TD: I’m led by the script. I do a lot of reading and it’s nice that I do play someone real, that you can kind of look back at him, or look back at the character, and kind of work out “okay, would this be some of the events in his life, what he did, where he’s from, where he was educated?”, and that would help to kind of colour how the character would work with certain people, with the echelons of life, that kind of thing. Especially at that time period, it was very class-driven, it would be very interesting to see how he would react to certain people of certain classes. I think that this is where some background reading really helps because that builds certain elements of character into it, which is fascinating. I got a fair bit on social media about when the hurricane came to Wilmington and actually flooded Tryon’s house. And that was interesting at a time when I just finished, it was like life imitating art, suddenly. Someone who I had never even heard of before until playing him, suddenly was upfront, it was very recent history and it was happening right at the time. It’s striking that we’re dealing with something that happened more than three hundred years ago, and it literally could have been yesterday.

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All Outlander Season 4 HQ Stills Released So Far In One Post (156 Stills)   1 comment

Here are all the HQ Stills of Outlander Season 4 released so far, in one place. 

 

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*New* 1,620+ HQ (720p) Screencaps From Episode 4×04 of Outlander “Common Ground”   1 comment

Here are 1,620+ HQ (720p) screencaps from episode 4×04 of Outlander”Common Ground”, that we made for you guys. Hope you enjoy them.  

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NEW Stills For Outlander Season 4   Leave a comment

Here are NEW Stills from Outlander Season 4

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1,720+ HQ (720p) Screencaps From Episode 4×01 of Outlander “America the Beautiful”   2 comments

Here are 1,720+ HQ (720p) screencaps from episode 4×01 of Outlander, America the Beautiful, that we made for you guys. Hope you enjoy them.  If you use them, please link back to the site.

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