Is she dating her co-star Sam Heughan? What are her Golden Globe nominations?
Caitriona Balfe is one of the stars that have risen drastically in the past few years, mostly due to her role in the Starz series Outlander.
But what else is she up to?
Who is Caitriona Balfe?
Caitriona Balfe, 38,(born October 4, 1979) is an Irish born actress and model.
She is most famous for her role as Claire Fraser in Outlander, a role for which she has already won four awards, two People’s Choice Awards and two Saturn Awards.
In 1999, while attending the DIT Conservatory of Music and Drama, she was offered to work as a model in Paris.
She has been featured in campaigns and on runways for brands like Dolce & Gabbana, Roberto Cavalli, Max Mara, Bottega Veneta, H&M, Victoria’s Secret and Oscar de la Renta.
But in the last couple of years, she has turned back to her first calling, acting.
Caitriona has had roles in numerous, such as in Super 8, Now You See Me, Escape Plan and Money Monster, and she also has leading roles in The Beauty Inside, Crush and H+: The Digital Series.
For which Golden Globe has she been exactly nominated for?
Caitriona has been nominated for Best Actress in a Lead Role TV Drama at the Golden Globes 2018.
This is the fourth time she has been nominated for the same awards, however, she hasn’t been successful in the past three years.
Maybe 2018 will be her lucky year when she will finally get the golden globe.
What about her love life?
Is she romantically involved with her Outlander co-star Sam Heughan?
No, that is not the case, despite all the chemistry they have on-screen. Sam confirmed that they were not a couple in real life.
He made the statement at Comic-Con in the summer of 2017, much to the shock of some fans that find it quite heartbreaking.
Sam is actually in a relationship with model MacKenzie Mauzy.