Newsclip®: [Entertainment] Why a woman can’t play James Bond | New York Post

"Get off my Bond! Call me old fashioned, but the iconic superspy series shouldn’t be shaken or stirred. Recently, after it became clear that whiny Daniel Craig wouldn’t be back for another romp as 007, this hashtag appeared on Twitter: #NextBond. Yes, let the people decide! When have they ever gotten it wrong? The usual suspects were named — Idris Elba, Clive Owen and belle-of-the-Brit-ball Tom Hiddleston. But the real head-scratcher was the winner: Gillian Anderson. Don’t get me wrong: The “X-Files” star is a phenomenal actress, and quite versatile. Through June 4, you can catch her at Brooklyn’s St. Ann’s Warehouse in “A Streetcar Named Desire,” as Blanche DuBois, a role about as far removed from cool and collected Agent Dana Scully as you can get. And, as evidenced by this social media shocker, she has a fervent fan base. Count me among them. Anderson would make a terrific spy. But she shouldn’t play",

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