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Is Lucifer star Tom Ellis joining the cast of Outlander?
LUCIFER may be almost done and dusted but Outlander is showing no signs of slowing down any time soon. Now, there is talk of Lucifer himself Tom Ellis joining the cast of the period drama - but is he going to?Outlander is a romantic drama on Starz, set in 18th Century Scotland where former World War Two nurse Clare Randall (Caitriona Balfe) was able to travel back in time.
If, like us, you are a huge fan of, it can be a huge pain waiting for the new episodes during 'Droughtlander', as fans like to call it. As such, we have gathered the best shows to keep you going while you want for Jamie and Claire back on your screens. From time-travelling capers to desperately romantic storylines, check out our top picks here...
A Discovery of Witches - NOW/Sky
Time travel? Check. Handsome, seemingly ageless heroes? Check. A good dose of unexplainable magic? Check! A Discovery of Witches follows a college professor, Diana, who begins to discover that she is actually a descendant from a line of witches, and who falls in love with a vampire, Matthew.
Outlander: Who was the mysterious man from season one?
OUTLANDER fans are eagerly awaiting the sixth season of the show with many taking the time to re-watch the series. But who was the mysterious man in season one? During the first season of the show, fans were taken off guard by the appearance of a strange character.The man never revealed his identity, nor did the characters who saw him know who he was.Frank Randall saw the figure watching Claire Randall (Caitriona Balfe) with there being no reveal on who this was for the remainder of the show.
Ashes to Ashes - Britbox
A woman who falls through time and falls in love with a figure from history? Check and check! In this case, Alex Drake isn't entirely sure if she is in a coma, dead, or has actually travelled back in time, when she is paired up with maverick 80s' detective Gene Hunt. The will-they-won't-they is enough to keep you watching, not to mention the brilliant police storylines!
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My Love from the Star - Netflix
This Korean drama follows an ageless alien, Min-Joon, who has been forced to wait 400 years on earth to be picked up by his own species. However, in the months before he is finally due to be taken home, a wayward, chaotic actress, Song-Yi, moves in next door. Prepare to get heavily invested in the melodrama and swoon at their love story in equal measure!
Outlander: Is La Dame Blanche based on a real person?
OUTLANDER on Amazon Prime Video has blended history and fiction for five seasons now. But is La Dame Blanche based on a real character?During season two of Outlander, there was an episode titled La Dame Blanche.
Hindsight - Amazon Prime Video
Becca is struggling with idea of having a second wedding, and finds herself wishing that she'd done things differently. Cue her waking up in 1995, with some incredible 90s looks, and giving her the chance to do her adult life over again. This show was shockingly cancelled after one season - but what a season it is!
11.22.63 - Sky/NOW
Based on the Stephen King novel, the story follows Jake Epping, a teacher who travels back in time to 1960 in order to prevent the assassination of JFK. Much like whenever Jamie and Claire try to disturb the natural order of the future, things don't quite go to plan...
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Doctor Who - BBC iPlayer
Even if sci-fi isn't your cup of tea, we defy you not to enjoy Doctor Who time travelling capers, particularly the romantic era of Rose Tyler and River Song. Don't even get us started on the iconic love story of Amy and Rory! The show has it all; time travel-themed relationship troubles, couples falling in love as they meet each other out of order, a mismatched pair coming together after facing off alien statues (we see you, Carey Mulligan). If you have never been interested in giving it a go, now's the time!
Sleepy Hollow - Disney Plus
What instead of travelling to the past, the past comes to the future? This is the premise of Sleepy Hollow, in which agent Ichabod Crane accidentally travels to 2013 from 1781, where the Headless Horseman is still at large. Working with Detective Abigail Mills, they do what is takes to bring him down.
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