"Outlander" stars Sam Heughan and Caitriona Balfe in "Saturday Night Live?" That's what several fans have been wishing for. Several reports reveal fans are urging "Saturday Night Live" producers to have the two host an episode of the show. Meanwhile, both actors have confirmed attendance to the upcoming Emerald City Comicon in Seattle on March 2-5.
Sam Heughan and Caitriona Balfe has proven their on-screen chemistry as Jamie Fraser and Claire Randall on the hit Starz time travel drama. Every now and then, dating rumors about the two which they dismiss saying they are close friends. A report reveals most fans believe that the "Outlander" stars are not getting the publicity and international exposure they deserve. The series proved to have a big and dedicated fan base.
"Saturday Night Live" might be a perfect venue to showcase the other side of the two stars. It would give fans an opportunity to see natural comedic skits which are not seen in "Outlander." The two has previously shown their knack for comedy in interviews. The report further revealed that a previous online poll mentioned the "Outlander" stars among the "Saturday Night Live" hosts wishlist.
"Outlander" season 3 recently finished filming in Scotland. The series is expected to film in their next location, South Africa, until May. The 13-episode installment of the third book of Diana Gabaldon's Voyager series will follow Jamie and Claire's reunion after 20 years. It is speculated to premiere in April 2017.
Meanwhile, fans will get a chance to see "Outlander" stars Sam Heughan and Caitriona Balfe in the Emerald City Comicon 2017. Caitriona Balfe recently announced attendance to the event on Twitter by posting a video. Sam Heughan is also confirmed to attend according to Daily Record. The Emerald City Comicon 2017 will be held in Seattle, Washington at the Washington State Convention Center on March 2-5.