Nell Hudson didn’t know how one can insist Laoghaire, either.
Proper via her appearance on EW Radio’s Outlander Reside! Monday, Hudson admitted that she — like so many fans who look the Starz drama — couldn’t insist her persona’s title when she change into as soon as first requested to audition for the position of a Highlander lass who falls way too tough for Jamie Fraser.
“I honestly had no thought,” the English actress tells EW Radio. “It change into as soon as so droll. I change into as soon as in Devon (within the U.Okay.) and I heard somebody with a Scottish accent on the boulevard and I actually ran up to him and acknowledged, ‘How would you mumble this?’ and shoved my mobile phone into his face with the email… Perhaps that’s what got me the job — I change into as soon as the one actress who knew how one can mumble it!”
That’s no longer the one thing that at the starting up keep stumped Hudson about her sleek gig on Outlander. She furthermore had no thought how mighty fans would are on the lookout for to disfavor her persona. When preparing to play the position that’s first launched in season 1 and then comes wait on as Jamie’s 2nd wife, Hudson acknowledged it helped to at the starting up keep peek Laoghaire as an immature child who change into as soon as blinded by her affections.
“I change into as soon as an fool at sixteen, so for all of her actions, I chalked it up to her naivete,” Hudson says. “Also, to be dazzling to her, Jamie did lead her on. So I judge the main I preserve going wait on to when I’m making an attempt to acquire wait on on her aspect, [is that] it’s for admire. The total lot she does, in a terribly curved way, is for admire.”
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Outlander airs Sundays at eight p.m. ET on Starz.