PaddyPower, an Irish bookmaker, has started to accept bets on an actress to play the Bond girl in the 25th film in the James Bond film series. For the bet to be paid, the actress must play either the main James Bond’s girlfriend or one of his romantic hobbies.
According to quotations, Jennifer Lopez is among the contenders for the role. Bets on it are accepted with 7.0 odds. The three leaders are also an actress and model Emily O’Hara Ratajkowski, known for the drama ‘Gone Girl’ (8.0), and Margot Robbie, who starred in the films ‘The Wolf of Wall Street’ and ‘Suicide Squad’ (9.0).
The bookmaker’s list of contenders for the role of Bond’s girlfriend includes such well-known names as Diane Kruger (11.0), Emily Blunt (15.0), Emma Watson (15.0), Emma Stone (15.0), and Rooney Mara (21.0).
The least likely candidates for the main female role in a new Bond film are Nicole Kidman, Jennifer Aniston, Helen Mirren, and Angelina Jolie. Bets on them are accepted with 101.0 odds. The odds that the role of Bond’s friend is to be performed by Kim Kardashian are 251 to 1.
“007: Spectre”, the 24th film in James Bond series, was released in the fall of 2015. Lea Seydoux, the French actress, played Bond’s girlfriend in it.