Is Regé-Jean Page enjoying the subsequent James Bond? Here’s what the ‘Bridgerton’ star needed to say in response to the film hypothesis.
As Regé-Jean Page retires his fancy fits because the Duke of Hastings, followers are questioning if the Bridgerton star can be placing on a brand new swimsuit as the subsequent James Bond. On April 6, a betting firm referred to as Coral chosen Regé-Jean as the brand new favourite to play Agent 007 and estimated his odds of doing so to be 5/2, The Mirror reported. With such a excessive prediction, Regé-Jean lastly responded to the hypothesis — which began way back to the month Bridgerton premiered in Dec. 2020 — in a brand new interview.
“Ah, the B word. I think that if you are British and you do anything of note, that other people take notice of, then people will start talking about that,” Regé-Jean teased whereas chatting with The Mirror on Tuesday. The Bridgerton alum continued to keep up an air of secrecy in direction of the potential film position.
“I think that’s fairly normal and I’m flattered to be in the category of Brits that people have noticed. Nothing more – or less – than that,” he advised the outlet. Tom Hardy and James Norton have been different favorites chosen to be the subsequent Bond.
It didn’t sound like Regé-Jean had main plans in the mean time, although, given the unstable nature of the COVID-19 pandemic. “I think the concept of having plans in this moment in history is mildly hilarious. So I’ve given up on making them,” he added.
So, it seems like individuals should carry on making bets as to who the subsequent Bond can be. Anyway, the twenty fifth James Bond movie, No Time to Die, hasn’t even come out but! Daniel Craig performs the British Secret Service agent within the film set to return out in theaters on Oct. 8, 2021.
— Regé-Jean Page (@regejean) December 16, 2020
As we talked about earlier, this isn’t the primary time Regé-Jean has sparked Bond-related hypothesis. He borrowed a well-known catchphrase from Agent 007 to caption a Bridgerton video that he shared in Dec. 2020. “Regency, royalty Shaken and stirred. #Bridgerton,” Regé-Jean tweeted over a video of himself wanting dashing because the Duke of Hastings. This after all set off a spherical of rumors about Regé-Jean’s subsequent position, since Bond likes his martinis “shaken, not stirred.” For now, although, the one factor that has been confirmed is the shakeup occurring to the Bridgerton solid after Regé-Jean introduced his departure from the hit Netflix collection on April 5.