James Bond : Damian Lewis selected for the lead role

James Bond : Damian Lewis selected for the lead role The main lead for the much popular film series has been selected and he is no one else Damian Lewis. As per report he is the ‘number one choice’ to replace Daniel Craig as 007.

Fans use to speculate about who will essay the role of the popular fictitious character “James Bond” and finally as per source we get to know his name. There is a particular actor’s name was in the makers mind and he is the “Homeland” star Damian Lewis.

Earlier the role has been portraying by Daniel Craig and reportedly, the movie star Damian Lewis is perfect one to replace Deniel Craig.

James Bond : Damian Lewis selected for the lead role

Meanwhile, the sources claim that, the showbiz celebrities including Idris Elba, Tom Hardy and even David Beckham were among those who rumored to be stepping into Bond’s tuxedo.

Lewis, 44, is reported to be the frontrunner to take over as 007 when Craig, 47, steps down. As report published in a leading website stated, “If Daniel Craig leaves; it’s Damian Lewis who will be crowned the new Bond. He is seen as an all-round international star who is perfect for the role.

“As he ages, he looks increasingly suave and sophisticated. But at the moment all focus is on the release of Spectre in November.” Sharing their high expectations for the forthcoming Bond installment, the insider said: “Producers are convinced it’s a particularly strong 007 movie. Daniel excels in the role and there is no pressure on him to step down. But if he does, people close to Damian have had an unofficial nod he is the number one choice”.

Lewis speak about Daniel Craig that, “It would be wonderful. Daniel Craig is doing an amazing job and will continue for a bit. I’ll cross that bridge when I get to it. Timing turns out to be everything”.

So it will interesting to see how Damian Lewis will be portraying the role of a spy and fans are already restless to catch him!!!

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