IAIN GLEN TIPPED
FOR JAMES BOND ROLE
Copyright 2001 www.tombraiderchronicles.com
[ November 3rd 2001 ]
Croft Tomb Raider villain Iain Glen has been tipped
to become the next James Bond, following in the
footsteps of Pierce Brosnan, Sean Connery and
Roger Moore who each tenured the role of Ian Fleming’s
Secret Service agent 007.
had a direct offer" Glen told Variety Magazine,
"and I know there are several names being mentioned
as possible Bonds. The Bond formula has had such
a good life that I'd have to make sure I wasn't
getting on board when it had seen its best days."
whether the Scottish born actor could stomach
a Vodka Martini, Bonds favourite tipple, Glen
countered, "yeah, I don't mind them. The thing
is, I think I'm pretty good at knowing when I'll
fall flat on my face and when I won't, and I definitely
don't want to be seen as the George Lazenby of
the 21st century."
contenders include singer Robbie Williams, football
star turned actor Vinnie Jones, Jude Law and Rupert