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Aaron Taylor-Johnson Will Reportedly Be the Next 'James Bond'

According to reports, Aaron Taylor-Johnson will be the next James Bond, after the previous 007, Daniel Craig shot his final movie for the franchise last year.

Following the announcement in 2020 that No Time To Die would be Daniel Craig's last dance as the famous protagonist, rumors have been constantly murmured as to who will carry the torch for one of Britain's most famous and iconic movie franchises. With that being said, the rumors have been growing louder recently and the majority of speculation as to who will take over from Craig is pointing in the direction of Aaron Taylor-Johnson.

The 32-year-old British actor is best known for his appearances in movies such as Angus, Thongs and Perfect Snogging, Kick-Ass, and Avengers: Age of Ultron, where he played the role of Pietro, aka Quicksilver.

Celebrity gossip Instagram page, Deuxmoi -- one of Instagram's most popular sources of celebrity news -- speculated the news recently as it stated that an anonymous source told the platform that "Aaron Taylor-Johnson will be the next Bond," and that a "mini-trailer of him doing the famous Bond shot is going to be released in March/April 2023 to announce him as the new actor."

Although this news hasn't confirmed anything for the James Bond franchise, only time will tell as to whether Taylor-Johnson really does take his martini shaken, and not stirred.

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by Anonymousreply 116January 26, 2023 12:48 AM

This can't be true. He isn't even on the list.

by Anonymousreply 1December 8, 2022 8:17 PM

We all know how he got the part.

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by Anonymousreply 2December 10, 2022 4:43 AM

Anyone else feel the urge to lick his face? And other parts?

by Anonymousreply 3December 10, 2022 4:52 AM

I want to lick THIS....

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by Anonymousreply 4December 10, 2022 4:54 AM

This may well be true (and, if so, I hope all future Bond films include [italic]male[/italic] nude scenes), but using Deuxmoi as a source is laughable. She’ll post any bullshit gossip/made-up story she’s sent without checking to see if it’s even plausible - people make a sport of sending her ridiculous anonymous “scoops” just to see if she’ll post them, and she [italic]does[/italic] (she also features Enty on her podcast, which should tell you something).

by Anonymousreply 5December 10, 2022 5:03 AM

I was hoping for Tom Ellis.

by Anonymousreply 6December 10, 2022 5:10 AM

[quote] I want to lick THIS....

It is a prosthetic.

by Anonymousreply 7December 10, 2022 7:25 PM

Sorry Aaron, but the role is MINE!

by Anonymousreply 8December 16, 2022 6:18 AM

Henry pissing his pants.

by Anonymousreply 9December 16, 2022 6:22 AM

A jew boy as Bond????? Never!!!!

by Anonymousreply 10December 16, 2022 6:29 AM

Dear God in Heaven, NOOO! This man can’t act for shit plus I thought the Wilson/Broccoli family went on record saying that the next Bond will be a man of color.

by Anonymousreply 11December 16, 2022 6:30 AM

Apparently the next movie’s title will be “Had to Reschedule Mortality at the Last Minute Due to a Conflict.”

by Anonymousreply 12December 16, 2022 6:34 AM

Is he still married to his old lady?

by Anonymousreply 13December 16, 2022 6:46 AM

I hope he’s campy like Roger Moore

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by Anonymousreply 14January 4, 2023 5:43 AM

Isn't this about the 8th actor who " Will Reportedly Be the Next 'James Bond'"

by Anonymousreply 15January 4, 2023 6:14 AM

Talk about failing up

by Anonymousreply 16January 4, 2023 6:15 AM

He's gorgeous and has tremednous physical presence, but he's not much of an actor.

if they choose him, it would be like George Lazenby all over again.

Just because someone is sex on wheels doesn't mean he can carry a Hollywood movie.

by Anonymousreply 17January 4, 2023 6:16 AM

If he gets cast, Bond will definitely go full frontal. It’s why you hire him.

by Anonymousreply 18January 4, 2023 6:19 AM

NEW VALUATION:

He exceeds 007; I’d say he’s Agent 008.75

by Anonymousreply 19January 4, 2023 6:35 AM

Did his mother wife help him get the part?

by Anonymousreply 20January 4, 2023 6:38 AM

I personally thought George Lazenby was a great James Bond and definitely a FAAAR better actor than Aaron Whatever. Aaron can’t act for shit. I wouldn’t pay a dime to see him in a James Bond film. There’s too many far more talented actors to choose from.

I thought the Broccolis decided to go with a man of color. Dev Patel is British and would be a far better choice.

by Anonymousreply 21January 4, 2023 6:39 AM

[quote] I thought the Broccolis decided to go with a man of color.

They haven't said that yet.

I have no idea where you got that idea.

by Anonymousreply 22January 4, 2023 6:40 AM

Aaron Taylor-Johnson is also British, r21.

by Anonymousreply 23January 4, 2023 6:41 AM

r23, yes, a British man who CAN’T ACT FOR SHIT!

by Anonymousreply 24January 4, 2023 6:58 AM

Sam better watch out. Barbara Broccoli is 62.

by Anonymousreply 25January 4, 2023 7:08 AM

Will he shit on the porch? Again?

by Anonymousreply 26January 4, 2023 7:19 AM

Asking for a friend.

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by Anonymousreply 27January 4, 2023 7:24 AM

I’ll be stunned if it’s a white man. They should go with that hot guy from Crazy Rich Asians.

by Anonymousreply 28January 4, 2023 7:54 AM

R28 I agree

by Anonymousreply 29January 4, 2023 11:13 AM

Now I’d like to see HIM come out of the ocean in a square cut! Just saw him in Bullet Train and he was pretty entertaining and gorgeous to boot.

by Anonymousreply 30January 4, 2023 11:30 AM

He opens his mouth and it’s all over. He sounds like a girl.

by Anonymousreply 31January 4, 2023 11:37 AM

R31 I think he sounds more like a child than a girl. There's some arrested development going on there.

by Anonymousreply 32January 4, 2023 12:19 PM

“ Now let me just say THIS — I love Aaron Taylor Johnson. He is a very hot, very fun actor, and he has a VERY big… career ahead of him, but when he open up his mouth????? It’s giving chimney sweep from 1855 whose balls never dropped. That’s not James Bond babe”

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by Anonymousreply 33January 4, 2023 12:25 PM

Aaron is very nice and sexy looking but he has no presence at all. Again and again he is forced upon us and it’s fail after fail.

by Anonymousreply 34January 4, 2023 12:53 PM

I fell in love with AT-J as Vronsky in "Anna Karenina".

Paradoxically, he had all the animation of a log of wood, while being so charismatic. Whenever he was on screen, I couldn't take my eyes off of him.

That's James Bond.

by Anonymousreply 35January 4, 2023 1:42 PM

[quote]It’s giving chimney sweep from 1855 whose balls never dropped.

Is that his real voice or is he kidding around? He doesn't sound anything like that in any roles I've ever seen him in.

by Anonymousreply 36January 4, 2023 1:50 PM

Who?

by Anonymousreply 37January 4, 2023 2:00 PM

He doesn’t look heterosexual.

by Anonymousreply 38January 4, 2023 2:03 PM

At least it’s not a black trans woman 👩

by Anonymousreply 39January 4, 2023 2:07 PM

R38 he’s not.

by Anonymousreply 40January 4, 2023 2:08 PM

And do remember how much everyone complained when Daniel Craig was named the new Bond.

by Anonymousreply 41January 4, 2023 2:08 PM

The ONLY good Bonds were-

Sean Connery

Roger Moore

by Anonymousreply 42January 4, 2023 2:12 PM

[quote] Whenever he was on screen, I couldn't take my eyes off of him. That's James Bond.

No that's the diametric opposite of Bond. Bond was written as an utterly ordinary man who could easily blend in with the crowd to perform his missions. Not as a man lit by a spotlight at all times.

When I wrote the first one in 1953, I wanted Bond to be an extremely dull, uninteresting man to whom things happened; I wanted him to be a blunt instrument ... when I was casting around for a name for my protagonist I thought by God, [James Bond] is the dullest name I ever heard. — Ian Fleming, The New Yorker, 21 April 1962[5]

Exotic things would happen to and around him, but he would be a neutral figure—an anonymous, blunt instrument wielded by a government department."

by Anonymousreply 43January 4, 2023 4:27 PM

GQ has come out AGAINST ATJ!

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by Anonymousreply 44January 4, 2023 9:38 PM

YES!

by Anonymousreply 45January 4, 2023 9:46 PM

R43, be that as it may, the James Bond from the movies is the opposite of that, a charismatic action figure who most women want to go to bed with within 5 seconds of meeting him.

This Aaron man child does not fit either way.

by Anonymousreply 46January 4, 2023 10:32 PM

R46 a bashful, borderline incel with a long meaty schlong, which he doesn’t know how to use, is exactly what the Gen Z #metoo folks want.

by Anonymousreply 47January 4, 2023 11:52 PM

Will ATJ shower for the role?

by Anonymousreply 48January 4, 2023 11:53 PM

Give him a pressure wash, dental cleaning, and test him for STDs - he'll be fine.

by Anonymousreply 49January 4, 2023 11:55 PM

is that the new double oh seven? More like double oh seven soft.

by Anonymousreply 50January 4, 2023 11:56 PM

I think this could turn out to be an excellent casting.

by Anonymousreply 51January 4, 2023 11:58 PM

DubEl Ohhh Sheven

by Anonymousreply 52January 5, 2023 12:02 AM

r51, Shut up Ms. Lindsey!

by Anonymousreply 53January 5, 2023 12:41 AM

If he gets this, he will be the first Bond actor whose cock I wanted to suck.

by Anonymousreply 54January 5, 2023 12:56 AM

GQ wants Bond to be a jig. That’s literally their only objection to this guy.

by Anonymousreply 55January 5, 2023 12:56 AM

Just listened to a few clips of this man talking to see what all the bitchery about his voice was about and you bitches weren't kidding - he really does sound like a 12 year old. Yikes!

by Anonymousreply 56January 5, 2023 1:10 AM

Yeah, he was good in "Anna Karenina" and "Nowhere Boy" but that's because he played preening mama's boys with a fixation on an older woman.

Gee, I wonder how he managed to tap into those roles.

Taylor-Johnson is otherwise lacklustre and would be a dud as Bond.

Of the under-40s in the running, Jack Lowden might be the best actor while Sope Dirisu has the understated confidence and masculinity so many of the others lack.

Either of those two would suffice.

Hell, if they're looking to really do a 180 on the previous version then Nicholas Hoult could be a 21st Century Roger Moore.

by Anonymousreply 57January 5, 2023 1:32 AM

Racist, transphobic weirdo at r39. Trans people never get cast in anything.

by Anonymousreply 58January 5, 2023 1:36 AM

No charisma.

by Anonymousreply 59January 5, 2023 1:40 AM

Agree, he's talented but uncharismatic as hell. Bond reboot will be dead in the water.

by Anonymousreply 60January 5, 2023 4:41 AM

It's Bond. What does acting have to do with it?

by Anonymousreply 61January 5, 2023 4:51 AM

r61, Daniel Craig gave great acting performances as Bond which is why he’s my favorite Bond. Aaron Whatever would be a HUGE step down.

by Anonymousreply 62January 5, 2023 5:05 AM

"What does acting have to do with it?"

It's a personality part.

Moore had lots of it, although no one would be crying out for his Hamlet.

Craig is more glum, but gave a BAFTA-nominated performance.

So Bond requires a mixture of skill and charisma.

What exactly would Taylor-Johnson bring to the part, exactly? Little personality and not a great deal of talent.

by Anonymousreply 63January 5, 2023 6:03 AM

Enough of this reinventing Bond shit. They should focus on the "007" designation and make it a revolving door of actors and send it directly to a streaming service.

by Anonymousreply 64January 5, 2023 11:13 AM

R57, not bad suggestion but i think Jack O’Connell would be best.

by Anonymousreply 65January 5, 2023 12:28 PM

R28, the actor who played Michael is way hotter than the lead of the movie.

by Anonymousreply 66January 5, 2023 12:36 PM

They wouldn't use this guy with the Mommywife... No one's ever said he's talented, either.

by Anonymousreply 67January 5, 2023 1:29 PM

R65, Jack O'Connell is awesome, I like him in everything I've seen him in

by Anonymousreply 68January 5, 2023 6:52 PM

"He's the world's best assassin," "How does he do it?" "He butt fucks them till they bleed to death." "Oh my." James Bond in the Spy who booffed me.

by Anonymousreply 69January 5, 2023 7:20 PM

I think it's hilarious dataloungers are believing an unconfirmed report from a news source no one has ever heard of. "Hypebeast"??

by Anonymousreply 70January 5, 2023 7:35 PM

R62 Yeah the Bond franchise made billions off of people who wanted to see great acting.

by Anonymousreply 71January 5, 2023 7:52 PM

Is Toby Stephens of "Black Sails" too old to be Bond? I think he'd be great.

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by Anonymousreply 72January 5, 2023 7:54 PM

[quote] And do remember how much everyone complained when Daniel Craig was named the new Bond.

I actually suggested he be Bond before he was chosen.

This entire franchise is really outdated though.

by Anonymousreply 73January 5, 2023 8:15 PM

R70, this is being reported in lots of other places

by Anonymousreply 74January 5, 2023 8:37 PM

R72 yes. He's a great actor but he's way too old. He'd make a great M or something like that.

by Anonymousreply 75January 6, 2023 12:35 AM

This villain's henchman, Rimjob? Some of these scenes we have ... so I'm captured and on a table with stirrups?

Is he trying to make me talk?

by Anonymousreply 76January 6, 2023 7:29 AM

He looks like Bond but sounds like Pussy Galore. Nothing that can't be fixed with 3 packs of Gitanes a day.

by Anonymousreply 77January 6, 2023 7:36 AM

R77 Regular intense anal stimulation will deepen his voice.

by Anonymousreply 78January 6, 2023 7:49 AM

Did someone say M?

by Anonymousreply 79January 6, 2023 8:15 AM

He and the wife are both unattractive. She is a tad horsey and will give that mare from Sex and The City a run for the money.

by Anonymousreply 80January 6, 2023 8:27 AM

I love Jack O'Connell but he's also too young looking to play Bond.

by Anonymousreply 81January 6, 2023 11:54 AM

I don’t know this guy, but I agree with R49. From the pictures shared here, he looks dirty and needs a major cleanup before going on screen and portraying the suave James Bond to whom we have become accustomed.

by Anonymousreply 82January 6, 2023 4:32 PM

I know Idris Elba is pissed he aged out of this. That fugmug Daniel Craig just couldn't retire.

by Anonymousreply 83January 6, 2023 6:01 PM

R82 Remember people said the same thing about Daniel Craig. They also said he was too ugly. But DC is best Bond acting wise.

Actors adapt to their roles. And great actors overcome any perceived shortcomings.

by Anonymousreply 84January 6, 2023 6:04 PM

Pierce Brosnan was the peak of the series in his first 3

by Anonymousreply 85January 6, 2023 6:09 PM

[quote]I know Idris Elba is pissed he aged out of this.

No more so than Sophie Grégoire Trudeau was pissed. It would have been such a good time for her to make her big jump.

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by Anonymousreply 86January 6, 2023 6:22 PM

I'm going to be the next Bond. Bet on it!

by Anonymousreply 87January 6, 2023 6:59 PM

R86 what are you talking about

by Anonymousreply 88January 6, 2023 8:19 PM

He's to chav for this part. Might as well make Bhad Bhabie a bond girl. Its on that level.

by Anonymousreply 89January 6, 2023 9:20 PM

He looks smarmy at OP: James out-on-bond

by Anonymousreply 90January 6, 2023 9:47 PM

ATJ is gorgeous and sexy. Best James Bond yet.

by Anonymousreply 91January 6, 2023 9:59 PM

Sam Heughan must be frothing at the mouth and wishing Craig had retired sooner.

by Anonymousreply 92January 6, 2023 10:27 PM

[quote] She is a tad horsey

A tad?! A TAD?!!?

by Anonymousreply 93January 7, 2023 8:25 AM

R92 Nah, he lost interest when he found out that there would be no assrape in the movie.

by Anonymousreply 94January 7, 2023 11:11 AM

I heard his dick is so long they had to draw up a separate contract.

by Anonymousreply 95January 7, 2023 11:46 AM

R95 It's true. I had the fortune to measuring it, taking pictures of it, and stroking it to it's full potential. I did sneak into the contract that he needs to fulfill my desires with said penis whenever I request him.

by Anonymousreply 96January 7, 2023 3:18 PM

LOL, his dick isn't that big

by Anonymousreply 97January 7, 2023 6:08 PM

Zzzzzzzzzzzzz

by Anonymousreply 98January 7, 2023 6:26 PM

Poor guy is gonna be in the producer's trailer every day.

by Anonymousreply 99January 7, 2023 8:41 PM

r97 -- Mr. Magoo

by Anonymousreply 100January 7, 2023 9:00 PM

[quote] Is Toby Stephens of "Black Sails" too old to be Bond? I think he'd be great.

Not only is he too old now but he played a Bond villain in Die Another Day.

by Anonymousreply 101January 7, 2023 9:09 PM

Tom Mison would be the better choice for Bond.

by Anonymousreply 102January 7, 2023 9:11 PM

This "available for fellatio" clause seems kinda sketchy.

by Anonymousreply 103January 7, 2023 9:27 PM

Notice that not a SINGLE other news source has picked this up.

This story is bullshit.

by Anonymousreply 104January 7, 2023 9:29 PM

[R103] Sorry, ATJ. You already signed away on it. Can't cry 'buyer's remorse' now, toots! You're mine, all mine !

by Anonymousreply 105January 7, 2023 9:38 PM

R100 = hasn't seen that many dicks

by Anonymousreply 106January 7, 2023 9:39 PM

r104 and bitches keep starting new threads about it because of course no one searches, Im sure by February we'll have yet another thread about ATJ being James Bond, his long dick and old ass wife. Aint like we got shit else to talk about!

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by Anonymousreply 107January 7, 2023 9:46 PM

When the casting director's couch has stirrups, you know you're in trouble.

by Anonymousreply 108January 7, 2023 9:47 PM

R105 I don't know about this ...

*notices erection*

Et tu, Brute?

by Anonymousreply 109January 7, 2023 10:23 PM

So does this mean the new Bond girls will be grannies?

by Anonymousreply 110January 8, 2023 8:07 PM

LOL@r110! Excellent question!

by Anonymousreply 111January 8, 2023 9:52 PM

I'll sign up to be a Bond Granny

by Anonymousreply 112January 8, 2023 11:23 PM

Honestly, how am I supposed to get ready for a scene when someone is always showing up to suck my dick?

by Anonymousreply 113January 9, 2023 3:46 AM

Twitter Is Going Crazy Over A Rumor That Aaron Taylor-Johnson Cheated On His Wife With Joey King.

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by Anonymousreply 114January 24, 2023 6:29 AM

I thought he was into older women, not younger

by Anonymousreply 115January 24, 2023 7:25 AM

I saw that rumor and assumed it was laying the groundwork for his future Bond stint as a hot newly single commodity.

by Anonymousreply 116January 26, 2023 12:48 AM
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