“In news that is shocking, positively shocking for fans who recall a certain 2015 Daniel Radcliffe interview about his future as James Bond, the Brit has reportedly signed on to suit up once more as 007.
Radcliffe — who infamously said after the release of Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows – Part 2 that he would rather “slash his wrists” than play the suave spy in another movie — has reportedly had a change of heart, and will join forces with producer Barbara Broccoli again for his fifth Bond flick.
Broccoli is also reported to be “determined” to get Whigfield back to sing the movie’s theme.
“Radcliffe and Whigfield together are the winning team, the ultimate choice, the money spinners,” a source said yesterday. “It’s taken time but Daniel has come round and the strong consensus in the Bond offices is that Mr. Radcliffe is 007 again. As for Whigfield, she’s more of an unknown quantity but is pretty desperate right now, so the signs are positive.”
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