Pierce Brosnan chooses his two candidates to replace Daniel Craig as James Bond

The race of Pierce Brosnan it is extensive. At 68 years old, he has been linked to the world of interpretation for more than forty years. The Serie Remington Steele (1982-1987) in which he played a movie buff detective opened endless opportunities for the Irish actor, but without a doubt it was James Bond a decade later the one who would elevate him to glory and stardom.

The English actor was, from 1995 to 2002, fifth to play the world’s most famous licensed to kill agent and his journey left a mark among fans of the franchise thanks to GoldenEye, Tomorrow Never Dies, The World Is Not Enough y Die Another Day. Therefore, it is not surprising that he is usually used to press his opinion on everything related to the character. And evidently, con Daniel Craig, which premieres in October No time to die, on the exit ramp, the million dollar question is who will be your replacement.

Sometimes it becomes tedious to answer that question. But you have to get used to having been part of the franchise ”, the Irish actor assures People, who has no qualms about qualifying the work carried out by Daniel Craig all these years.

“The time that I had to play the character was a real gift and I am still reaping the rewards”

Pierce Borsnan

Daniel has done a fantastic job and can walk away with his head held high. It really leaves an indelible mark on the franchise, “notes Brosnan, who calls the paper” a gift. “The time that I had to play the character was a real gift and I am still reaping the rewards. James Bond will always be with me ”, he adds.

Who should succeed Daniel Craig?

On who will be Craig’s successor, Brosnan admits that he doesn’t “have no idea”Although obviously he also has his preferences and believes that there are above all two actors who would fit the character very well.

“Comes to mind Idris Elba |. Idris is a very powerful presence and has a great voice. It would be magnificent. I would also highlight Tom Hardy, which can adapt very well to paper. They are both good candidates. After Daniel’s departure, the next Bond can be approached in many different ways, but my prediction as to who will be the new agent is as good as anyone’s, ”concludes Brosnan, who has just released False Positve and Hulu.