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Will The Next James Bond Be Black?

December 20th, 2014 12:10pm EST
Idris Elba
Will Idris Elba be the next 007? Leaked emails reveal that Sony Pictures Entertainment co-chairman Amy Pascal was pushing for the actor to take over the iconic role from Daniel Craig.

According to the Daily Beast, Pascal sent an email to Elizabeth Cantillon, former executive VP of production for Columbia Pictures, which distributes the Bond films, on Jan. 4, 2014, that read, “Idris should be the next bond.”

In the past, Elba admitted he'd jump at playing the role.

The 24th film in the franchise, "Spectre," is opening in theaters in November 2015.

Craig revealed in 2012 that he was ready...
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