Pierce Brosnan on a gay 007: “Sure, why not?”

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Pierce Brosnan

Pierce Brosnan

Can you picture a gay 007?

“Sure. Why not? [Pauses thoughtfully] Actually, I don’t know how it would work. I don’t think Barbara [Broccoli, the James Bond producer] would allow a gay Bond to happen in her lifetime. But it would certainly make for interesting viewing. Let’s start with a great black actor being James Bond. Idris Elba certainly has the physicality, the charisma, the presence. But I think Daniel [Craig] will be there for a while yet.”

— Former Bond Pierce Brosnan to Details

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