Walton Goggins to be the next James Bond?

So, why not a 49-year-old James Bond from United States?

Hot news

Is Goggins set to be the next James Bond? Rumors that the producers are looking for someone slightly different to play James Bond emerged in July 2021. One of the names who keeps cropping up is Walton Goggins.

UPDATE 05/08/2021 : 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 Walton Goggins become the Seventh James Bond?

Goggins’s star has been rising in Hollywood in recent years thank to critically acclaimed roles in The Hateful Eight (2015), Django Unchained (2013) and Lincoln (2012). His commercial appeal is growing, too.

The question for Goggins now is – what next?

Three reasons Walton Goggins 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 49-year-old American?
  2. No other performers could be nearly as cool and broodingly suave as Goggins.
  3. It would give Walton Goggins a chance to play a lover, as well as a fighter.

This 'Goggins To Play James Bond' Rumor had the internet in a frenzy

Twitter was flooded again Wednesday with loads of tweets related to the rumor. Some fans even launched an online Facebook page called We Want Walton Goggins for James Bond.

“His name is Goggins. Walton Goggins!”
— Alan Sepintree (@sepintree) August 4, 2021
“He was perfect as Wallace in Shanghai Noon, he will be tremendous portraying James Bond.”
— The Clear Observer (@clearobserver) August 4, 2021
“An American James Bond!?! Is it some kind of a joke?”
— Boris Kleinman (@UKBoris) August 4, 2021
“Now, this might be a bit of a controversial pick for the role. But think about it: Goggins has always been a skilled actor. He's also known for his wit.”
— Claire Stone (@averageclaire) August 4, 2021

Rumors about Walton Goggins 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 Walton Goggins should be the next James Bond?

© 2021 MediaMass All rights reserved. Do not reproduce (even with permission).

Walton Goggins: Recent News

 

page served in 0.046s (1,3)