There has been much chatter over the past couple of years about the direction of the next James Bond film. The speculation seemed to point to Idris Elba being the next James Bond, and the first Black man to helm that role.
And according to the Daily Mail, we now know who Daniel Craig will be passing the 007 mantle over to now that he’s retired: Lashana Lynch.
For the first time ever, a Black woman will helm the lead role in the franchise’s 25th film over its 57 year history. REPRESENTATION MATTERS! For more on the story, head over to the Daily Mail.