Miguel Ángel Silvestre to be the next James Bond?

So, why not a 42-year-old James Bond from Spain?

Is Silvestre set to be the next James Bond? Rumors that the producers are looking for someone slightly different to play James Bond emerged in March 2024. One of the names who keeps cropping up is Miguel Ángel Silvestre.

UPDATE 19/04/2024 : 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 Madrid wondering what they could bring to the role.

Could Miguel Ángel Silvestre become the Seventh James Bond?

Silvestre’s star has been rising in recent years thank to critically acclaimed roles in Sin tetas no hay paraíso (2008-2009), Sense8 (2015-) and Narcos (2017-2017). His commercial appeal is growing, too.

The question for Silvestre now is – what next?

Three reasons Miguel Ángel Silvestre would be good for the James Bond franchise

  1. It would clarify that Bond is a rotating identity: If M can be a woman, why can't James Bond be a 42-year-old Spanish?
  2. No other performers could be nearly as cool and broodingly suave as Silvestre.
  3. It would give Miguel Ángel Silvestre a chance to play a lover, as well as a fighter.

This 'Silvestre 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 Miguel Ángel Silvestre for James Bond.

“His name is Silvestre. Miguel Ángel Silvestre!”
— Alan Sepintree (@sepintree) April 18, 2024
“He was perfect as Lito Rodriguez in Sense8, he will be tremendous portraying James Bond.”
— The Clear Observer (@clearobserver) April 18, 2024
“A Spanish James Bond!?! Is it some kind of a joke?”
— Boris Kleinman (@UKBoris) April 18, 2024
“Now, this might be a bit of a controversial pick for the role. But think about it: Silvestre has always been a skilled actor. He's also known for his wit.”
— Claire Stone (@averageclaire) April 18, 2024

Rumors about Miguel Ángel Silvestre 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 Miguel Ángel Silvestre should be the next James Bond?

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