That this is Daniel Craig’s final Bond entry is well known by now, as is the casting of “Captain Marvel’s” Lynch as Nomi, the new 007. The decision runs a circle around endless online arguments over whether EON Productions should cast a Black James Bond, a female James Bond or anyone else that isn’t a white, male James Bond: As one character says, the 00 designation is “just a number.”
The doors are open for the series to feature a cast, and an onscreen universe, that is far more inclusive than it has been in the past. Whether it will or not remains to be seen. But Nomi isn’t the only new butt-kicking character of whom audiences will want to see more.
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