Dec 14, 2007 at 04:20pm IST

One-film-old Gemma bags next 007 girl role

London: Actress Gemma Arterton of the show St. Trinian will be the next Bond girl. It will be her second film. reports that the 22-year old beat 1,500 other women to co-star with Daniel Craig in the movie is tentatively titled Bond 22. Filming starts in January.

After getting the confirmation, Arterton sent an SMS to her mom saying, "I got Bond!"

BOND WITH THE BEST: Actress Arterton poses at the world premiere of St Trinians in London.

An insider at the Bond studios Eon Productions said, "She has the modern look."

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