Top Stories

'Outlander' Author Endorses Sam Heughan for James Bond!

'Outlander' Author Endorses Sam Heughan for James Bond!

A few months ago, Just Jared ran a poll asking fans who they wanted as the next James Bond, and Outlander star Sam Heughan won the poll!

Diana Gabaldon, who wrote the Outlander novels, is totally on board with the idea of Sam playing the super-spy once Daniel Craig is done.

“I have seen that Sam is being tipped for James Bond and I think it would be great,” Diana told the Scotsman.

Sam would do a fine job of it. There is always a lot of talk every time James Bond changes so it’s anybody’s guess. But I don’t think he would have to leave Outlander to be James Bond because the Bond movies are just that, they’re movies,” he added.

Outlander is a television show so it would just be a matter of scheduling,” Diana continued.

Sam then responded on Twitter to Diana‘s kind words!

Just Jared on Facebook
Photos: Getty
Posted to: Diana Gabaldon, James Bond, Sam Heughan

JJ Links Around The Web

  • Tommy Lee seemingly squashes his feud with 22-year-old son Brandon - TMZ
  • Find out how Sarah Hyland's Modern Family co-stars supported her after her second kidney transplant surgery - Just Jared Jr
  • Lala Kent says she hooked up with one of her female Vanderpump Rules co-stars - TooFab
  • Get the latest scoop on RuPaul's Drag Race: All-Stars season 4 - Lainey Gossip
  • Dove Cameron just revealed what her next tattoo will be - Just Jared Jr
  • Is there a rift between the Fantastic Beasts co-stars? - Gossip Cop
  • hugomastoc

    oh god please no

  • Torii Wehling

    No, just no. Not I’m after Daniel Craig, the HOTTEST 007.

  • la petite bonnieux

    No. No way

  • la petite bonnieux

    No. No way

  • EKObserver

    He IS Scottish and hes got the look.