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Denzel Washington Wants to Be the Next James Bond

Denzel Washington Wants to Be the Next James Bond


Denzel Washington has launched a public campaign to install himself as the next James Bond.

The star hopes to replace Daniel Craig and become the first black actor to play 007, and he has asked devotees to bombard producers with messages via Twitter.

During a web chat on, Washington was asked about his Bond ambitions, and he urged fans to get the campaign underway.

He explains, “The next James Bond? They better hurry up! Yes I would (love to do it)! Who’s doing James Bond now… Daniel Craig! Did they shoot another one? Everybody should tweet Denzel is James Bond! Send it to the studio! We start the Denzel is Bond campaign today! James Washington. Denzel Bond!”

The actor’s remarks sparked a flurry of posts on Twitter with the hashtag #DenzelisJamesBond.

Do you think Denzel could handle the coveted role of 007? Leave your thoughts in the comments below!

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Jasmine Alyce Jasmine is the Associate Editor/Reporter for FanBolt. She’s been obsessed with pop culture and entertainment news since the olden days of MTV’s ‘TRL’ and graduated in 2009 with her BA in Journalism. She’s a huge horror and sci-fi/fantasy fan and her favorite shows include: American Horror Story, Game of Thrones, Pretty Little Liars, Doctor Who, Bates Motel, Once Upon A Time and Scandal, to name a few.


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