Aaron Taylor-Johnson has met with James Bond producers amid hypothesis that he’s set to change into the brand new 007.
The 32-year-old star met with Bond chief Barbara Broccoli to debate entering into the suave spy’s tuxedo following Daniel Craig’s exit within the movie ‘No Time To Die’.
In line with Puck Information, sources say that the assembly went “very properly” however added that nothing has been formally confirmed and it’s unclear what the subsequent steps shall be.
It was reported final month that Aaron had filmed a model of the enduring 007 gunshot opening as a part of a “high secret display screen take a look at” for the half at Pinewood Studios.
A movie supply mentioned: “Aaron has impressed bosses a lot that he has filmed one of many franchise’s well-known gun barrel teaser scenes, one thing all of the Bond actors do. That transfer takes him a step nearer to signing a deal.
“Bosses on the model had been actually impressed together with his distinctive mix of performing depth and his spectacular again catalogue of motion movies.”
It has additionally been claimed that ‘Emily in Paris’ actor Lucien Laviscount is a contender to play 007 after he impressed Broccoli together with his portrayal of heart-throb Alfie within the Netflix sequence.
The 30-year-old actor would match the invoice as Craig’s alternative as the enduring spy as producers wish to forged a star who can play the half for the subsequent 15 years.
A supply informed the Mail on Sunday newspaper: “Lucien ticks all the containers. He’s a brilliant gifted actor, is extraordinarily good-looking and prior to now 18 months has gained a lot of new followers since he joined ‘Emily in Paris’.
“Bond bosses are already saying how one can see him within the 007 tuxedo, how dapper and becoming to the position he’ll look.”