James Bond has been one of the greatest stories that had been written. The creation of Ian Fleming has managed to remain immortal through the ages. Bond has always defied the stereotypes. The character is a perfect blend of style, elegance, and skillfulness. Bond has a unique flair that had always fascinated the audience.
The latest release of the franchise is just a few days from now. In the meantime, the producer shared some of her thoughts regarding the character. She stated that the character of James Bond will always be portrayed by a male artist. Let us learn more about the incident below.
James Bond Confirmed To Be Male Only
Barbara Broccoli is the producer of the latest Bond film, No Time To Die. She had confirmed that Janes Bond will always be a man. Recent rumors had surfaced about the promotion of equal rights in Hollywood. Many critics questioned in favor of having a female portray the character of Bond. Broccoli seems to have put those speculation to sleep.
Barbara is the head when it comes to decisions about the 007 franchise. With Daniel Craig retiring his portrayal of Bond, the house will have to search for another Bond. Craig played the iconic role for five films in the franchise. When asked about the rumors, Barbara stated that she did not feel the need for a female Bond.
Barbara addressed the media and said a male character like Bond should need not be forcibly portrayed by a female. She ensured that several films will be structured that will provide enough exposure to women. Barbara also expressed a desire for Daniel Craig to continue to portray James Bond. No Time To Die has its theatrical release scheduled for 30th September.