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“Outlander” will have its official premiere along with a red carpet during the 2014 San Diego Comic-Con. In addition to the screening and carpet events, the cast, producer and author Diana Gabaldon will participate in an SDCC panel.

The official premiere of “Outlander” will take place Friday, July 25 at the Spreckels Theater in San Diego. Stars Caitriona Balfe, Sam Heughan, Tobias Menzies, Graham McTavish and Lotte Verbeek will attend, along with “Outlander” executive producer Ronald D. Moore and author Diana Gabaldon. Although the exact date and time of the panel remain unannounced, these same people are expected to participate.

Based on a best-selling book series by Gabaldon, “Outlander” is the story of Claire Randall (Balfe), a World War II combat nurse sent back in time to 1743. Claire is quickly forced to marry a young Scotsman named Jamie Fraser (Heughan) and finds herself torn between her two lives.

“Outlander” premieres Saturday, Aug. 9 at 9 p.m. ET/PT on STARZ.

Posted by:Laurel Brown