Is Regé-Jean Web page enjoying the subsequent James Bond? Right 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 will likely be placing on a brand new swimsuit as the subsequent James Bond. On April 6, a betting firm known 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 phrase. I believe that in case you are British and also you do something of observe, that different folks take discover of, then folks will begin speaking about that,” Regé-Jean teased whereas chatting with The Mirror on Tuesday. The Bridgerton alum continued to keep up an aura in the direction of the potential film function.
“I believe that’s pretty regular and I’m flattered to be within the class of Brits that individuals have seen. Nothing extra – or much less – than that,” he informed 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 risky nature of the COVID-19 pandemic. “I believe the idea of getting plans on this second in historical past is mildly hilarious. So I’ve given up on making them,” he added.
So, it seems like folks must carry on making bets as to who the subsequent Bond will likely 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 Web 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 function, since Bond likes his martinis “shaken, not stirred.” For now, although, the one factor that has been confirmed is the shakeup taking place to the Bridgerton solid after Regé-Jean announced his departure from the hit Netflix collection on April 5.