There had been circulating longer to rumors that Idris Elba in polepositie to Daniel Craig as James Bond. In a recent interview with a BBC journalist takes the British actor, however, all doubt and speculation road: “No, I am not the new 007.”
Allegedly Bond producer Barbara Broccoli like a black actor cast for the role of James Bond, and Elba would be, according to her, the most suitable candidate. The 45-year-old actor cranked then his rumors on social media to always allude to the key role, and during a dj-set of the James Bond theme song to run. But now he has apparently had enough of it.
During the British premiere of his directorial debut ‘Yardie’ early yesterday a BBC journalist on the man whether he is the next 007 would be. Elba answered repeatedly with a dry “no”.
Daniel Craig has signed on for one more lead role as 007, then he would have been espionage activities permanently cease. Who will be the next James Bond will play remains so even as the subject of speculation. Also, who is the director of the 25th bond film is is still a question mark, now filmmaker Danny Boyle has indicated that he drops out due to “creative differences” with the productieploeg.