007 Producers Address the Possibility of Idris Elba Becoming the Next James Bond

Popular actor Idris Elba could become the next James Bond! In a recent interview on the Deadline Podcast, Bond executive producer Barbara Broccoli confirmed Elba has not been ruled out as the franchise’s next star.

“Well, we know Idris, we’re friends with him, and he’s a magnificent actor,” Broccoli said. “And, you know, it’s been part of the conversation.”

Let’s hope the rumors are true. Idris would make a great Bond.