- From romance to action?
- This leap could be huge for Lucien Laviscount
- However, his reality past might get in his way
Since Daniel Craig stepped down as "James Bond" in 2021, there has been hot debate about which Brit will make the running for the popular role.
Some names have fallen so far, some of them were even very famous, such as Regé-Jean Paige, Idris Elba and Tom Hardy. Now there are new rumors about this actor: Lucien Laviscount (30).
Will Lucien Laviscount be the next "James Bond"?
Lucien Laviscount has been known to many for his role as "Alfie" in Emily in Paris. He has been part of the main cast since season 3.
Through his performance, he was able to collect some fans and, as the Daily Mail writes, James Bond producer Barbara Broccoli (62) is one of them.
For the successor to Daniel Craig, the producers are looking for a man who can embody the role for a few more years and who symbolizes the diversity of the role. It is said to be a Brit in his 30s. In any case, this list would speak for Lucien Laviscount.
Reality past could cost Lucien Laviscounts job as '007'
However, there is one point that speaks against the "Alfie" actor: The filmmakers do not like that he once participated in Celebrity Big Brother, as the Daily Mail further reports. In addition, HE is said to have come even closer to the role of the agent: Aaron Taylor-Johnson (32).
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