Rege Jean-Web page would make the right James Bond (Image: Netflix)
The 31-year-old actor has soared to prominence starring as the Duke of Hastings aka Simon Basset in interval drama Bridgerton.
His efficiency has been so spectacular that followers are actually campaigning for him to interchange Daniel Craig as 007.
Apparently, it appears Rege might need pre-empted requires him to change into the subsequent Bond, as he posted a tweet fuelling hypothesis days earlier than the present hit Netflix.
Alongside a brief teaser of him because the duke, Rege wrote on December 16: ‘Regency, royalty. Shaken and stirred,’ in reference to Bond’s beloved martini.
It’s despatched the bookies right into a proper tizz with Ladbrokes slashing the chances of Rege getting into the British spy’s tuxedo from 40/1 to 16/1 as reputation round his Bridgerton efficiency mounts.
Rege is now extra more likely to be forged as James Bond than Chris Hemsworth and Jamie Bell and simply as seemingly as Michael Fassbender.
Alex Apati of Ladbrokes stated: ‘Rege-Jean Web page has shot up the betting and is now firmly thought-about a frontrunner within the race to interchange Daniel Craig as 007.’
Followers are throwing their weight behind the marketing campaign with one Bridgerton viewer tweeting: ‘Watching Bridgerton and pondering that @regejean would make a superb new James Bond.’
‘I binged watched the entire sequence in someday! Spell sure! @Rege-Jean Web page would make a superb James Bond!’ one other agreed.
Even husbands have been getting concerned with one man tweeting: ‘My spouse has (ahem) Rege Jean Web page as the subsequent James Bond… Not a foul shout.’
One other joked: ‘If @regejean is the brand new James Bond… I’ll really watch a James Bond.’
Evaluating Rege’s persona traits to the spy, one stated: ‘Absolutely the subsequent James Bond is @regejean . He has the sophistication, suave seems and the playfulness in his twinkly eyes.’
Rege is simply the most recent title to be thrown into the ring with Idris Elba and Tom Hardy among the many prime favourites.
Daniel, who’s the longest-standing James Bond, will make his final ever look because the spy within the upcoming No Time To Die which is ready for launch this spring.
Bridgerton is on the market to look at on Netflix.