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Steve Carell eyeing Bond baddie role

1 of 1 Steve Carell wants to be the next Bond villain
Steve Carell wants to be the next Bond villain

Despicable Me star Steve Carell has said that he is keen to shed his good guy image to play a James Bond villain.

The 50-year-old actor, who has starred in rom-coms The 40 Year Old Virgin, Date Night and Crazy, Stupid, Love explained that he wants fans to see him in a new light.

Speaking to The Sun newspaper, Carell said: "My dream is to be a Bond villain. Everyone wants to be in a Bond film. There's an interesting way that people depict Bond villains that they're charismatic and almost likeable, almost redeemable and human.

"Not a caricature or a villain but a human being who does bad things. I think it's most actors' dream to play a Bond villain."

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