The Word: Daniel Radcliffe will not be Dr. Who

Daniel Radcliffe attends an after party celebrating the press night performance of "The Cripple Of Inishmaan" at The National Cafe on June 18 in London. Credit: Dave M. Benett/Getty Images
Daniel Radcliffe attends an after party celebrating the press night performance of “The Cripple Of Inishmaan” at The National Cafe on June 18 in London. Credit: Dave M. Benett/Getty Images

With the search under way for a new Doctor Who, at least one British actor is scratching his own name off the list. “I’ve done one iconic character, that might be enough,” Daniel Radcliffe tells the Sun. And speaking of iconic British characters, Radcliffe also insists he’ll never be considered to take over playing James Bond due to his small stature, but that doesn’t mean he’s not interested in taking part in the franchise. “I would make a much better villain than Bone,” he says. “I am not nearly strapping enough to play Bond.”  


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