Deadline reports that "Outlander" co-star Sam Heughan is in negotiations to play the title role in the action-comedy “The Spy Who Dumped Me”.
The story follows
two best friends (Mila Kunis and Kate McKinnon) who become part of a conspiracy when one of them
discovers that the boyfriend who dumped her was actually a spy.
Susanna Fogel, best known for her work on the TV show “Chasing Life,” will direct the pic using a script she’s co-writing with David Iserson.
Brian Grazer of will produce the film.
Production is scheduled to start in the summer.
If a deal is made, it would be the first role for Heughan in a major Hollywood flick.