Deadline reported, Sam Heughan is in talks to play the male lead in Lionsgate’s The Spy Who Dumped Me.
It’s a comedy flick and Heugan is set to play the opposite of Mila Kunis and Kate McKinnon. Susanna Fogel will direct with the script she co-wrote with David Iserson.
The production will start filming this summer while the release date is slated for July 2018.
You can read the synopsis of the film below:
McKinnon and Kunis will play best friends who unwittingly become entangled in an international conspiracy when one of the women discovers the boyfriend who dumped her actually was a spy. That’s where Heughan comes in. The Scottish actor has established himself in the role of Jamie Fraser in the Starz series Outlander, and this becomes his first big starring role in a Hollywood feature.