Starz has released the Official Synopsis of Outlander episode “Best Laid Schemes” (2.06) that will be aired on Saturday, May 14 at 09:00-10:00 PM.
Jamie and Claire use Claire’s medical knowledge to devise a scheme to stop a wine deal which could fill the Prince’s war chest.
Outlander stars Caitriona Balfe as Claire Fraser, Sam Heughan as Jamie Fraser, Tobias Menzies as Frank Randall, Graham McTavish as Dougal MacKenzie, Gary Lewis as Colum MacKenzie, Duncan Lacroix as Murtagh Fitzgibbons, Stephen Walters as Angus Mhor, Grant O’Rourke as Rupert MacKenzie, Claire Sermonne as Louise de Rohan, Rosie Day as Mary Hawkins, Stanley Weber as Le Comte St Germain, Andrew Gower as Prince Charles Stuart and Lionel Lingelser as King Louis XV
Outlander follows Claire Randall, a married WWII combat nurse who mistakenly falls back in time to 1743. Claire’s relationship is tested and must reconcile her modern mindset with this 18th century world. Ruthless redcoats, volatile clan politics, and a brutal witch trial force Jamie and Claire to escape to a new home. Just when their life as a married couple begins to take shape, Jamie is once again drawn into Captain Randall’s darkness. Ultimately, Claire discovers there is a fate worse than death as she struggles to save Jamie’s heart, as well as his soul.
Outlander is produced by Tall Ship Productions, Story Mining & Supply Company and Left Bank Pictures in association with Sony Pictures Television. Outlander is adapted from Diana Gabaldon’s international best-selling books with executive produced by Ronald D. Moore.