The next James Bond should be Asian

James Bond asiático Henry Golding

Who will be the new James Bond? We will soon find out which actor they will choose to play the most famous spy in cinema for the next few years.

The movie No time to die (2021) meant the perfect farewell to Daniel Craig What James Bond after 5 deliveries. So now all fans of the character are wondering: Who will be your substitute? Among the possible candidates, names such as Henry Cavill, Tom Hardy and Tom Hiddleston, but there are also some black actors like Idris Elba | O Regé-Jean Page. Without forgetting that it could be a woman like Lashana Lynch which already got the 007 title in the last movie. So among all these options, why not add an Asian actor.

What is really important for a perfect interpreter to bring this beloved character to life?

The actor Henry Golding who became very famous thanks to the movie Crazy Rich Asians (2018) and who has also starred Snake Eyes: el origen (2021), it is clear that James Bond It has to have certain characteristics and the race of the chosen interpreter is not important.

“It shouldn’t be a factor at all. I think James Bond represents something that we have all grown up with and is a man of substance, a man who has stoic qualities, is a protector and has a sensitive side. So really, the talk of having to make them diverse is: it’s cool and all, but I think you have to do the source material justice. He’s such an iconic character, so I wouldn’t say there should be any pressure. “

“I think they will cast the right person for the role. So be it black, Asian, Latino, mixed or whatever, as long as they have the attributes that they can bring to the screen. I think that’s what the fans really want. “

Henry Golding

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