Freida Pinto has signed a multi-million pound deal to become the next Bond girl, it has emerged.
The ‘Slumdog Millionaire’ star will play the suave spy’’s love interest in the 23rd James Bond movie after being approached by director Sam Mendes.
The new Bond flick is set in Afghanistan.
“Sam has been talking about Bond for months now and is so excited about it. The project has been in the pipeline for months and Freida was always the dreamBond girl, but initially she was nervous about accepting it,” as reported by Sydney Morning Herald
This is going to be the most ambitious 007 yet. Sam had annouced he had plans to reinvent the genre.
Peter Morgan, who wrote The Queen(2006),is told to penned the first draft of the script and it was well we received by the team, was told earlier.
Pinto’s boyfriend and ‘Slumdog Millionaire’ co-star Dev Patel, is excited about his slumdog millionaire girlfriend’s high-profile role.
The source have reported Daily Mirror newspaper: “It will be a typically glamorous and raunchy role and Dev has been joking to friends he is cool with seeing Freida rolling around with 007.”