Is Perry set to be the next James Bond? Rumors that the producers are looking for someone slightly different to play James Bond emerged in July 2022. One of the names who keeps cropping up is Tyler Perry.
UPDATE 15/08/2022 : 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 Los Angeles wondering what they could bring to the role.
Could Tyler Perry become the Seventh James Bond?
Perry’s star has been rising in Hollywood in recent years . His commercial appeal is growing, too.
The question for Perry now is – what next?
Three reasons Tyler Perry 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 52-year-old American?
- No other performers could be nearly as cool and broodingly suave as Perry.
- It would give Tyler Perry a chance to play a lover, as well as a fighter.
This 'Perry To Play James Bond' Rumor had the internet in a frenzy
Twitter was flooded again Sunday with loads of tweets related to the rumor. Some fans even launched an online Facebook page called We Want Tyler Perry for James Bond.
“His name is Perry. Tyler Perry!”
— Alan Sepintree (@sepintree) August 14, 2022
“He was perfect as Madea in Diary of a Mad Black Woman, he will be tremendous portraying James Bond.”
— The Clear Observer (@clearobserver) August 14, 2022
“An American James Bond!?! Is it some kind of a joke?”
— Boris Kleinman (@UKBoris) August 14, 2022
“Now, this might be a bit of a controversial pick for the role. But think about it: Perry has always been a skilled actor. He's also known for his wit.”
— Claire Stone (@averageclaire) August 14, 2022
Rumors about Tyler Perry 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 Tyler Perry should be the next James Bond?
© 2022 MediaMass All rights reserved. Do not reproduce (even with permission).
Tyler Perry: Recent News