Sam Heughan James Bond casting: Will Outlander star be the new Bond? Actor opens up

Sam Heughan James Bond casting: Will Outlander star be the new Bond? Actor opens up

Of course, since the No Time to Die release date was pushed back, the bets have certainly slowed on this issue, though Heughan’s recent appearance will likely see him jump back up in fans’ estimations.

Despite the Black Lives Matter protests which have been taking place, Idris Elba remains the only potential Bond challenger to Heughan and Norton, with few other black actors appearing in the polls.

However, Broccoli certainly hasn’t ruled out Elba, or any other black actors, from potentially taking on the mantle.

Speaking to Variety earlier this year, she said: “James Bond can be of any colour, but he is male.

Published at Tue, 16 Jun 2020 11:42:00 +0000