Idris Elba becomes Daniel Craig’s James Bond successor in this new piece of fan art that imagines the Luther and The Dark Tower star as the next 007.
The 25th installment in the James Bond franchise will be Daniel Craig’s final outing as the iconic superspy. This has led to rumors about who could be replacing Daniel Craig as the next James Bond. One of the rumored contenders to succeed Daniel Craig has been none other than Idris Elba.
There have been recent rumors that Lashana Lynch is going to take over the 007 mantle from Daniel Craig’s James Bond in the yet-to-be titled Bond 25. One of the film’s writers recently played coy about that rumor too. Is it unclear who will replace Daniel Craig as the next James Bond, but Idris Elba could sure look great in the part based on this new artwork.
You can see Idris Elba in Hobbs and Shaw, which is currently playing in theaters and in Tom Hooper’s Cats, coming this December. Idris Elba will also star in James Gunn’s The Suicide Squad and is rumored to be playing Bronze Tiger in the supervillain team-up flick.
Do you think Idris Elba is a good fit to play the next James Bond? If not, who would you like to see replace Daniel Craig? Let us know in the comments!
Here is the official synopsis for Daniel Craig’s Bond 25:
Bond has left active service and is enjoying a tranquil life in Jamaica. His peace is short-lived when his old friend Felix Leiter from the CIA turns up asking for help. The mission to rescue a kidnapped scientist turns out to be far more treacherous than expected, leading Bond onto the trail of a mysterious villain armed with dangerous new technology.
Filming is currently underway at Pinewood Studios in the United Kingdom. Additional filming locations include London, Jamaica, Italy, and Norway.
The cast of James Bond 25 includes Daniel Craig, Ralph Fiennes, Naomie Harris, Ben Whishaw, Lea Seydoux, Rory Kinnear, Jeffrey Wright, as well as franchise newcomers Rami Malek, Ana de Armas, Lashana Lynch, Billy Magnussen, David Dencik and Dali Benssalah.
James Bond 25 opens in theaters on April 8, 2020. Stay tuned for more updates on Idris Elba and Daniel Craig’s next James Bond movie.
Henry Cavill’s ‘The Witcher’ Debuts New Poster & First Look Photos
Netflix has released a brand new poster for the Henry Cavill series The Witcher along with a slew of first look photos.
A stunning poster for the upcoming Netflix series The Witcher made its debut this morning, featuring Henry Cavill as Geralt of Rivia. In addition, Netflix also dropped the first official photos of Anya Cholatra as Yennefer and Freya Allan as Ciri as well as two more stills that offer fans a fresh look at Geralt.
You can check out the poster below and the new photos in the gallery by clicking "Next."
Based on the fantasy series of novels and short stories by Andrzej Sapkowski, Netflix’s The Witcher will follow the monster slayer for hire named Geralt of Rivia (Henry Cavill). Showrunner Lauren S. Hissrich will also serve as an executive producer on the series while Alik Sakharov, Alex Garcia Lopez and Charlotte Brändström are on board as directors for the eight-episode first season.
Here is the official synopsis for The Witcher:
Based on the best-selling fantasy series, The Witcher is an epic tale of fate and family. Geralt of Rivia, a solitary monster hunter, struggles to find his place in a world where people often prove more wicked than beasts. But when destiny hurtles him toward a powerful sorceress, and a young princess with a dangerous secret, the three must learn to navigate the increasingly volatile Continent together.
The Witcher stars Henry Cavill as Geralt of Rivia, Freya Allan as Ciri, Anya Chalotra as Yennefer, Jodhi May as Queen Calanthe, Bjorn Hlynur Haraldsson as Eist, Adam Levy as Mousesack, MyAnna Buring as Aretuza, and Millie Brady as Princess Renfri, with Mimi Ndiweni and Therica Wilson-Read as novice sorcerers.
The Witcher will be available on Netflix in late 2019. Stay tuned for the latest updates on the upcoming Netflix series.