Cillian Murphy the lead of peaky blinders is shooting down all the other contenders and have chances to wear the James bond epitome tuxedo, as the current performing star of James Bond, Daniel Craig will step down after bond 25.
The 25th bond movie is set to be directed by Cary Fukunaga which will be Craig’s farewell. The film is reputed to have the working title Shatterhand and is expected to go before cameras this year. Craig has depicted Bond in four motion pictures as of now since Casino Royale in 2006 and will the most prolonged serving in the history of 007 when the new film is released in April 2020.
Duo Contenders placed favorite
Furthermore, The probability of Cillian Murphy has collapsed from 7/1 to 100/30 being placed at number 2, this change was made after a surge of wagers backed the 42-year-old to take up the job while the duo contenders Richard Madden and Tom Hiddleston still being the favorite at 2/1 placing 1.
Various top performing artists have been related with the role such as Idris Elba, Tom Hardy, Damian Lewis and James Norton as a qualified competitor at 7/2 but Murphy is quickly developing as a genuine contender for the fancied role.
Murphy recently verged on taking the role of Batman but lost to Welshman Christian Bale in the movie Batman Begins by Christopher Nolan. Afterward, the star ended up being The Scarecrow, a dominant villain role in the film and his profession has gone from solidarity to quality since.
Murphy currently starring in Peaky blinders
The Irish actor is currently playing a role in Steven knights hit production Peaky Blinder as Tommy Shelby as the leader of a homonymous Birmingham gang, that has lifted the artist’s profile significantly further.
Betway’s Alan Alger told the paper: “Cillian Murphy is the latest name to be linked with the next James Bond role and with the new season of Peaky Blinders just around the corner, it wouldn’t be a surprise to see his current 100/30 shorten even more.
He’s stood as a quietly fictitious 7/1 shot over the past few months however his odds have quite halved this morning and are currently no larger than 100/30.
Only current market leaders Richard Madden and Tom Hiddleston, both 2/1, square measure above the order If Cillian Murphy happens to succeed Craig, he will become the second Irish actor to play Ian Flemings iconic counterspy after Pierce Brosnan’s 7-year period as James bond being first Irish actor. This role of Bond has recently been performed by a Scot, an Australian and a Welshman alongside with two Englishmen
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