James Bond: the four possible successors to Agent 007

James Bond: the four possible successors to Agent 007

“No Time To Die” was Daniel Craig’s last film as James Bond. Now a successor is being sought. REUTERS/Toby Melville

“My name is Bond, James Bond.” This is how the emblematic character created by Ian Fleming. The British secret service agent has conquered a very diverse audience across the world in cinema. Daniel Craig He brought the agent to life for the past few years, but he said goodbye for good and then the producers left in search of a new star. We tell you who would be closest to playing the beloved James Bond.

Sean Connery was also James Bond on the big screen.  (photo: Enterateya)

Sean Connery was also James Bond on the big screen. (photo: Enterateya)

Henry Cavill

The actor who rose to fame by bringing to life Superman, the superhero of DC Comics, and that he expanded his following when he starred on the show the witcher (netflix), is one of those lucky enough to don the Bond costume. It has a similar size to other predecessors such as Sean Connery Yes Pierce Brosnan. His name is ringing louder and louder in the industry.

Henry Cavill, the actor who brought Superman to life, could be the next James Bond.  (WARNER BROS)

Henry Cavill, the actor who brought Superman to life, could be the next James Bond. (WARNER BROS)

Idris Elbe

Many years ago, the name of Elbe (Luther) made the rounds as a possible candidate, even when Craig was in all his glory playing Bond. the actor of The harder the fall It has many possibilities, as it has the port to continue to glamorize the character created by Fleming.

Idris Elba's name has been strong for a long time.  Will he finally be chosen to be James Bond?  (Mike Marsland/WireImage)

Idris Elba’s name has been strong for a long time. Will he finally be chosen to be James Bond? (Mike Marsland/WireImage)

Tom Hardy

the actor of Venom is another of the strong candidates. It differs a bit from Elbe Yes quibble in the fact that he is a man with a strong character who has had clashes on and off the sets. Distinguished elegance is not his thing, but his physical strength which could give a new style to the classic character. But it’s not ruled out at all and it’s another one that has long sounded like a possible successor.

Tom Hardy, other nominees.  the actor of "Peaky Blinders" could don the Agent 007 costume (Photo by Samir Hussein/WireImage)

Tom Hardy, other nominees. The ‘Peaky Blinders’ actor could don the Agent 007 costume (Photo by Samir Hussein/WireImage)

Jacob Elordi

Enter this list a little force. The actor we met through the kissing booth and the great series of HBO, euphoriais another of those who would have been tempted to play James Bond. Elordi He’s the only non-Englishman on that shortlist (he was born in Brisbane, Australia), and he’s also considered too young at the moment to take on the role (he’s only 24).

Jacob Elordi is the boy of the moment and could become the first non-English actor to play James Bond.  (Photo by Rich Fury/VF22/Getty Images for Vanity Fair)

Jacob Elordi is the boy of the moment and could become the first non-English actor to play James Bond. (Photo by Rich Fury/VF22/Getty Images for Vanity Fair)

Various actors have donned the Bond costume over the years. Some of them were an emblem and some just went through the character like nothing happened. Barry Nelson (he was the agent in a TV version of the classic Royal Casino in 1954), David Niven (in the movie Royal Casino created in 1967), Sean Connery ( doctor no from 1962, From Russia with love in 1963, The golden finger in 1964, Operation Thunder from 1965, We only live twice in 1967, Never say never in 1983, among others), Roger Moore (Live and Let Die1973, The man with the golden gun from 1974, the spy who loved me in 1977, lunar from 1979, only for your eyes in 1981, octopus, 1983, and In the sights of the assassins of the 1985), George Lazenby (On Her Majesty’s Secret Service, 1969), Timothy Dalton (007: his name is danger from 1987 and License to kill from 1989), Pierce Brosnan (golden eye from 1995, tomorrow never dies from 1997, another day to die 2002, among other titles) and the most recent, Daniel Craig (Royal Casino from 2006, 007 Specter from 2015, 007: Operation Skyfall from 2012 and no time to die among other films), each has been able to bear the name of Bond with its style and allure.

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