This casting news should help take away the pain of the ongoing Droughtlander. EW has learned exclusively that Starz has found the actor who will play the pivotal role of Lord John Grey in the third season of Outlander, premiering in 2017.
***CASTING NEWS*** Clive Russell has been cast as Simon Lovat in Outlander season two! Clive Russell has been cast to play Jamie's (and Jenny's) grandfather, Simon Lovat--aka "The Old Fox,” and very aptly named, too… I met Clive at the table-read on Wednesday; a huge presence and did a wonderful job with the script. He’ll be great!