'Slumdog Millionaire' girl Freida Pinto is on cloud nine after being opted for playing Bond girl role. The pretty Indian actress who shot to international fame with Danny Boyle's 'Slumdog Millionaire' had a tough competition from some of the top Hollywood heroines. There were lot of expectations as who will be getting that one lucky chance for the next bond girl. But it has now been confirmed that Daniel Craig will be romancing Freida Pinto.
Olivia Wilde is also playing a contrary role. British director Sam Mendes will be directing the new film and will be produced by MGM. The new 007 movie number 23, is set to have Afghanistan as the background and is expected to start its shooting late summer.