‘Outlander’: Duncan Lacroix on That Heartbreaking Murtagh Twist

Major spoilers for Outlander Season 5 Episode 7 follow below.

Outlander delivered a crushing blow to the Fraser family on Sunday night.

After surviving decades longer than he did in Diana Gabaldon’s books, Murtagh Fitzgibbons, played by Duncan Lacroix, lost his life in a pre-Revolutionary War battle.

And Jamie Fraser (Sam Heughan) happened to be standing right there when his beloved godfather was shot and killed by one of the men on the Redcoats’ payroll.

It was a heartbreaking moment that occurred just seconds after Murtagh fulfilled the oath he made to Ellen Fraser, Jamie’s late mother, …

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