Taylor Swift and Tom Hiddleston have done anything but keep their blossoming romance under wraps. But reports are now claiming that Tom’s career could be being damaged by his very public relationship with Swifty. Eep.
The British actor was one of the top contenders to replace Daniel Craig as the next James Bond – but it looks like those dreams are now over. And it’s all because of his new lady, apparently.
‘Tom’s cool performance in The Night Manager saw him as a late contender for 007, but initial talks have come to an end’, a source told The Sun.
Uh oh. So what’s caused the sudden change of heart? Well, apparently, hanging out with a 26-year-old pop star (and wearing a vest with her name on it in front of all of her friends) has done some damage to Tom’s street cred.
‘Bond needs an air of mystery – his public romance with Taylor has made him totally uncastable’, the source added.
To be fair, Hiddleston’s never really confirmed that he was in the running anyway – he previously said on the Graham Norton Show: ‘The thing, is the position isn’t vacant as far as I am aware.’
‘No one has talked to me about it. I think the rumours have all come about because in the Night Manager I play a spy and people have made the link.’
Still, we doubt he would have said no. We think he’d still make a brilliant Bond – ‘I