Bridgerton Heartthrob Regé-Jean Page opened on Friday night for rumors of the transformation into the new 007.
“If you’re British and you’re doing something out of any attitude that people know well, people will start saying ‘the word B,'” Paige said, referring to Bond in Friday’s episode. Tonight with Jimmy Fallon.
Paige, who fascinates women in the romantic drama of Netflix and Shondaland Bridgerton, has become the focus of 007-centered rumors and hopes fueled by social media and the internet. Like Paige, a number of English actors, including Henry Golding and Idris Elba, entered the James Bond conversation after remarkable debuts.
The Bridgerton the actor, who plays the Duke of Hastings, said that even if he was considered by fans on the Internet to replace Daniel Craig as an iconic spy, he was a “badge of merit”
“I’m very happy to receive the badge, I’m very happy to be in the company of people who have the badge, but it’s just a badge,” says Paige.
Watch the full Tonight with Jimmy Fallon segment above.