Outgoing Bridgerton star Rege-Jean Page has skilled the rumours that he might be close to step into the role of Bond .His departure from the show sparked rumours that he was getting into MI6 for when Daniel Craig finally hangs up the keys to his Aston Martin.
Craig has repeatedly said that No Time To Die, which is now due call at October, are going to be his last appearance because the quintessentially British spy.Speaking to The Mirror, Page said: "Ah, the B word. i feel if you're British and do anything of note, that people notice of, then people will start talking that ."That's fairly normal and i am flattered to be within the category of Brits that folks have noticed."However, the show revealed last week that he wouldn't be returning for the second series.
He added: "The concept of getting plans during this moment in history is mildly hilarious. I've given up making them."A number of bookies have Page call at front to be subsequent Bond, before the likes of Venom actor Tom Hardy, Outlander star Sam Heughan and Luther actor Idris Elba.
After leaving MI6, Craig will continue his sleuthing, having already signed up to sequels for the whodunnit Knives Out, where he plays Detective Benoit Blanc.Page meanwhile is next set to star in Netflix's big budget spy film the grey Man, alongside Hollywood big-hitters Ryan Gosling and Chris Evans.