Casting Call: Actors We’d Like To See Play James Bond
James Bond was a fictional British intelligence officer who first appeared in novels and was brought to life in 1962’s “Dr. No.” Sean Connery was the first to play the smooth talking ladies man and British actor Daniel Craig has been Agent 007 for the last three movies. As we think about the next iter Here are some other male celebrities that we wouldn’t mind seeing as the iconic character.
Denzel Washington has played everyone from a hired gunman to a crooked cop to Malcolm X so why couldn’t he play James Bond? Washington has proven time and time again that he could hold his own when handling a gun on film and isn’t afraid to get his hands dirty. While promoting his latest film “The Equalizer,” Washington took part in a Reddit “Ask Me Anything” chat and showed his interest in playing Bond. “The next James Bond? They better hurry up!” Washington wrote in response to a fan’s question. “Yes I would! Who’s doing James Bond now… Daniel Craig! Did they shoot another one? Everybody should tweet Denzel is James Bond! Send it to the studio! We start the Denzel is Bond campaign today! James Washington. Denzel Bond!”