Is Ghini set to be the next James Bond? Rumors that the producers are looking for someone slightly different to play James Bond emerged in November 2017. One of the names who keeps cropping up is Massimo Ghini.
UPDATE 15/12/2017 : This story seems to be false. (read more)
Every man, at some point in his life, wishes he could be James Bond. And with the news that Daniel Craig may well be out as 007, there are a whole bunch of actors from London to Rome wondering what they could bring to the role.
Could Massimo Ghini become the Seventh James Bond?
Ghini’s star has been rising in recent years thank to critically acclaimed roles in Christmas in Rio (2008) and Her Whole Life Ahead (2008). His commercial appeal is growing, too.
The question for Ghini now is – what next?
Three reasons Massimo Ghini would be good for the James Bond franchise
- It would clarify that Bond is a rotating identity: If M can be a woman, why can't James Bond be a 63-year-old Italian?
- No other performers could be nearly as cool and broodingly suave as Ghini.
- It would give Massimo Ghini a chance to play a lover, as well as a fighter.
This 'Ghini To Play James Bond' Rumor had the internet in a frenzy
Twitter was flooded again Thursday with loads of tweets related to the rumor. Some fans even launched an online Facebook page called We Want Massimo Ghini for James Bond.
“His name is Ghini. Massimo Ghini!”
— Alan Sepintree (@sepintree) December 14, 2017
“He was perfect as Claudio in Her Whole Life Ahead, he will be tremendous portraying James Bond.”
— The Clear Observer (@clearobserver) December 14, 2017
“An Italian James Bond!?! Is it some kind of a joke?”
— Boris Kleinman (@UKBoris) December 14, 2017
“Now, this might be a bit of a controversial pick for the role. But think about it: Ghini has always been a skilled actor. He's also known for his wit.”
— Claire Stone (@averageclaire) December 14, 2017
Rumors about Massimo Ghini stepping into the role's next iteration have been floating about for a while now. He is characterized by being smooth, slick, handsome, rugged and charming. These are definitely the characteristics needed to play James Bond. Don’t you agree?
Do you think Massimo Ghini should be the next James Bond?
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