Idris Elba is reportedly in high-level consideration for the role of James Bond.
Five-time star Daniel Craig will say goodbye to the character in Bond 25.
Director Antonine Fuqua reported producer Barbara Broccoli wants a black actor to play Bond.
?Idris could do it if he was in shape. You need a guy with physically strong presence. Idris has that. Antonine Fuqua
"If I?m really honest, man, I think I?m too old for that. I? be running around in cars and ladies and martinis ? who wants to do that? It sounds terrible!? Idris Elba
Bond 25 is set for a November 2019 debut.