EXCLUSIVE: Halle Berry Isn't Sure There Should Be a Female James Bond: 'That Series Is Steeped in History'
By Alex Ungerman
Halle Berry thinks women deserve a new Bond character all their own.
The Kidnap star talked to ET's Kevin Frazier at the premiere of her new thriller, where she responded to the idea floated by Chris Hemsworth that Charlize Theron should play the next 007 by basically saying -- who needs to retread?
"I want [women] to be tough but I don't know if Bond should be a woman," the 50-year-old actress admitted. "I mean, that series is steeped in history, you know Ian Fleming's stories. I don't think you can change Bond to a woman."
"We can create a new Bond character that's a woman, and give her a new name, based on that theory, but I don't know if bond should be a woman," she explained.