The source added: “Plus, Barbara Broccoli doesn't like Tom Hiddleston, he's a bit too smug and not tough enough to play James Bond.”. The actor who'll be playing the next James Bond is going to be announced very soon – probably within two weeks, according to bookmaker. Heading up the list is Idris Elba, the Luther actor having previously Next James Bond: Margot Robbie already favourite to play the next Bond. Monica Bellucci, Christoph Waltz and Stephanie Signman will join the cast. Apparently, her opinion has a lot to do with Hiddleston's plethora of "embarrassing" stunts including his romance with Taylor Swift last summer and that controversial Golden Globes acceptance speech. Which is tipps zum darten as it should be. At 43, he would be the oldest debuting Bond since Roger Moore, who was 46 when he took over from Sean Connery in Live and Let Die. We've outlined the reasons why a female James Bond would be brilliant .