Grant O’Rourke Cast as Rupert MacKenzie in ‘Outlander’

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Actor Grant O’Rourke has been cast as Rupert MacKenzie in Starz’ new, original show, ‘Outlander’. Rupert is Dougal MacKenzie’s most trusted adviser and colleague.

IMDB reveals three actors by this name and the one connected with the ‘Outlander’ project has no acting history listed. We will update this post as further information on this actor is discovered.

You can also follow him on twitter at @boogaloochimp

Sam Heughan has already welcomed him to the ‘Outlander’ family and Diana Gabaldon said that she is especially excited to have him along for the ride because he is “hilarious”, according to posts they both made on twitter.

And now to add ours: Welcome to Clan Outlander, Mr. O’Rourke! We eagerly look forward to seeing your work. 🙂