George Clooney says 'no' to James Bond
But the actor would see Idris Elba take over from Daniel Craig
There is simply no way that George Clooney will be the next James Bond. The actor has indeed not the slightest desire to take over from Daniel Craig and put on the costume of the famous agent of His Majesty. And more broadly, this possibility makes him smile.
“Already, I'm going to be 60 this year, so it's a bit late for this Bond thing. Besides, James Bond should be British, don't you think? I mean, really. It wouldn't be good. The closest that I have been to this kind of hero was Batman, and we saw what it gave ”, he declared during a passage on the airwaves of the Heart radio, bowed to the infamous Batman and Robin by Joel Schumacher, released in 1997.
George Clooney votes for Idris Elba
Even though George Clooney wanted to be James Bond, he is not among the front runners of Idris Elba, Tom Hiddleston, Henry Cavill, and Tom Hardy. However, the star of Emergencies would like to see the actor of Luther land the role so coveted.
NBD, just @markwright_ getting GEORGE CLOONEY to admit he'd make a terrible James Bond! Reckon George could do it? 😜 pic.twitter.com/PmwEaM8PpP- Heart (@thisisheart) December 14, 2020
“I think he would do a great job. I would choose him, ”he said while praising the elegance of The Wire star. Still, we will have to wait between now and the release of Mourir PeutWait, next spring, to find out a little more about the identity of the next 007.