Theo James, Jamie Bell Rejected For James Bond 007 Role?

Theo James, Jamie Bell Rejected For James Bond 007 Role?
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Theo James is one of the aspiring actors who want to be associated with Ian Fleming’s character, James Bond. Tom Hiddleston, Aidan Turner and Jamie Bell were some of them. Jamie Bell together with James auditioned for the role but unfortunately, Barbara Brocolli turned them down.


The Daniel Craig role was not awarded to any of them. The contention continues with the rest of the actor aspirants.

James Bond is an intelligence officer in the SIS (Service Intelligence Service) holding the Royal Naval Reserve Commander position. He is also known for his code number 007. This role has been played by famous actors like Timothy Dalton, Sean Connery, Pierce Brosnan, Jorge Lazenby and Roger Moore.

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HeatStreet reported that Ruth Kearney’s fiancé did not pass the audition. His Hugo Boss advertising did not help him to bag the role. Theo James wants to get the role because first, he has the looks and the build of a James Bond. Second, he has varied experience in making action films. Thirdly, the role will elevate his status as one of the best actors in Hollywood.

The “Divergent: Ascendant” actor can now focus on his movie opposite rumored girlfriend Shailene Woodley. He can also find time to set his wedding date with long-time partner, Ruth Kearney. They have been engaged for quite a long time but cannot find the time to sit down and plan.

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According to Movie News Guide, James’ life will be altered once he gets the 007 role. Now that James is out of contention, he might be able to mark a date for the wedding. The longer the wedding is being postponed, the more rumors surface that he is shifting his loving looks to his on-screen partner Woodley.

Fans are aching for a lasting relationship between the two. James, however, loves and will eventually marry his fiancée. Theo James and Ruth Kearney wedding might come very soon.

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  • Robert Heron

    Few modern actors have Connery’s quiet menace, so quintessential in bringing Bond to the screen. Keep looking, Ms Brocolli.