Ed Sheeran’s camp told pay per head services in 2017 that they were in touch with the James Bond team regarding the possibility of Sheeran to sing the next Bond theme song. However, nothing has been decided yet. Despite that, UK bookie sites have the singer as the favorite to be next singer to land the movie theme gig.
Sheeran is the UK bookie sites’ favorite to sing the theme for No Time to Die, which is the next Bond movie coming out next year. One bookie has him at 6/4, making him the favorite over Dua Lipa. The latter has odds of 4/1.
Tied in third place are Sam Smith and Adele at 10/1. In fact, both singers already sang Bond themes in the past. The Spice Girls are in the running with odds of 33/1. If you want to bet on a long shot, choose Harry Styles or Beyoncé. They both have odds of 33/1 as well.
UK Bookie Sites Prop Bets
Aside from the next singer of the Bond theme song, UK betting sites are also accepting wagers on the next actor to play the role. Daniel Craig’s time as Agent 007 will end in 2020. In fact, there are many big names thrown about, according to a gambling directory website.
There was a time when bookies using PPH service suspended betting on Idris Elba when he became a 2/1 favorite after many bettors placed their bets on him. However, it turned out to be just a rumor.
The current favorite according to bookie pay per head reviews is Tom Hardy. With odds of 5/1, many people believe he is the next Agent 007. Also, critics and fans alike love his versatility, which he showed in the movies Mad Max, The Dark Knight Rises, Lawless, and Inception, just to name a few.