Bollywood News

James Bond films producers keen to sign up Shilpa Shetty
[Fri Aug 17, 2007]

As the James Bond actor Daniel Craig is set to start shooting for the 22nd Bond movie in series, its producers already begun planning for the next film.

The producers of Bond film are considering Bollywood actress Shilpa Shetty as a Bond girl in its 23rd movie. Shilpa has become famous in Britain after winning the Celebrity Big Brother show. The producers are keen to sign up Shilpa Shetty so that the film will be success in Asia too.

A report in daily Mail said that Shilpa is the perfect choice for the current Bond, Daniel Craig and the fact that she is big in Bollywood is about to seal the deal.

A movie source told the paper, "Shilpa is having secret talks with the top brass who are working on the next movie. As far as they are concerned, she has it all - she is beautiful, feisty and a great actress."

"But they also want someone who is a big star...which Shilpa is...She has a huge following in Bollywood as well as a number of fans in the Western world - especially in Britain -so she will be great for box office sales," the source later added.

Shilpa had received much popularity in UK after the Big Brother show. Shilpa had got many endorsement deals after that. She also had released her own perfume named S2, which is on big sale in UK. It has outsold Victoria Beckham's scent.