The James Bond 25 cast might finally have taken a full 360 circle now. After rumours about Oscar winner Rami Malek to star as the James Bond villain was confirmed via a live streaming event from creator Ian Fleming's home in Jamaica on Thursday, Cuban actor Ana deÂ Armas, the latest face to join the cast of theÂ upcoming Daniel Craig movie is being rumoured as the next James Bond girl.Â
After the casting news was announced in a live reveal from Jamaica welcoming Armas in the Bond franchise, fans of the British spy flocked to social media with their nod of approval. The official Jams Bond page also took to Twitter to welcome the beauty among their crew. They tweeted, â€˜â€™A warm welcome to Ana De Armas (@Ana_d_Armas) who joins #BOND25.
While no confirmation has been made by the filmmaker as to whether Armas will be the Bond girl or one of the girls in the Bond movie, fans are convinced that Armas is The Bond girl.
One person tweeted, â€˜â€™OMG YES NEXTÂ @007 Bond Girl @ana_d_AmasÂ cannot waitâ€™â€™ while another wrote, "Ok, this is EPIC." "Congratulations @Ana_d_Armasâ€™â€™ another user tweeted while one user already goes on to call Armasâ€™s cast as the supposed Bond girl, the best girl ever. The user tweeted, "#bestbondgirlever."
Rami Malek who confirmed his new onscreen avatar phoned into the press conference today, saying, "I'm very much looking forward to joining the whole cast and crew so very soon.
"I promise you all, I will be making sure Mr Bond does not have an easy ride of it in this, this 25th outing."
The yet-untitled Bond film will be directed by Cary Joji Fukunaga. It will see Daniel Craig return as James Bond for the fifth time. Other eturning cast members include Naomie Harris as Eve Moneypenny, Ben Whishaw as Q, La Seydoux as Dr Madeleine Swann, Ralph Fiennes as M., Jeffrey Wright as Felix Leiter, and Rory Kinnear as Bill Tanner.
Bond 25Â is set for release in April 2020.