Daniel Craig keeps it for looking at after the new James Bond film in 2019, but the rumor mill continues after months still stocked up. Were already in existence: Tom Hardy, Tom Hiddleston, Jack Huston, Aidan Turner, Idris Elba, James Norton, Henry Cavill, Jamie Bell, and now Cillian Murphy.
According to OddsChecker is 72 percent of the public that Murphy the new Bond role. George Elek, a spokesman for OddsChecker, says that the opinion of the public surely will play in making the choice for the next spy. “The Irish is the darling of the English audience at the time and the public has indeed a very large role in the influence of the studio’s decision. With the amount of attention he gets to increase his chances every minute.”
With his roles in Christopher Nolans “Dunkirk” and the misdaadserie “Peaky Blinders”, which is now a fifth season is expected, it is not surprising that he is a big fanbasis has created. His rise in gokkringen can of course also have something to do with the fact that Danny Boyle in polepositie to the next Bond film to direct. The pair has previously collaborated on “28 Days Later” and “Sunshine”.