Fall from the first trailer, the newest James Bond movie, No time to diewho teased an epic goodbye for outgoing 007, Daniel Craig. But the character who consistently generated the greatest response is new to the franchise: MI6’s newest “00” agent, Nomi, played by Breakout Captain Marvel Star Lashana Lynch. “data-reactid =” 16 “> From the first trailer drop on, the latest James Bond film, No Time to Die, teased an epic farewell to the outgoing 007, Daniel Craig. But the character who is consistently the greatest The answer is new to the franchise: Nomi, MI6’s newest “00” agent, played by Captain Marvel star Lashana Lynch.
In a new interview with Harper’s Bazaar UKThe actress revealed that achieving that equality with Craig was why she accepted the mission in the first place. Initially concerned about it No time to die Lynch was reassured after meeting Bond producer Barbara Broccoli and the film’s director, Cary Joi Fukunaga. She also sat down with Emmy Award winner Phoebe Waller-Bridge. who was brought on board for a script polish specially designed to enhance the female characters. “data-reactid =” 22 “> In a new interview with Harper’s Bazaar UK, the actress revealed that achieving this equality with Craig was the reason she had accepted the mission in the first place. No time to die, she would be” behind the man ” Lynch was reassured after meeting Bond producer Barbara Broccoli, the film’s director Cary Joi Fukunaga, and Emmy-winning Phoebe Waller-Bridge, who was on board for a script polish specifically designed to enhance female characters.
“I’m a black woman – if it was another black woman cast in the role it would have been the same conversation, she would have the same attacks, the same abuse,” she said. “I just have to remember that the conversation is taking place and that I am part of something that is going to be very, very revolutionary.”