London, April 15: Penelope Cruz could be playing the role of the next Bond girl in the upcoming film 'Bond 24', according to a "leaked casting memo" of 007's new film.
The 39-year-old Oscar winner reportedly beat two Swedish actresses to be the next Bond girl, Daily Star reported.
While the plot is yet to be revealed, director Sam Mendes could be helming the project.
According to French reports, Chiwetel Ejiofor, 36, could play the Bond baddie in the new film. (ANI)