Rory Kinnear doesn’t know if he will be in the next James Bond movie. The 39-year-old actor starred as Bill Tanner – MI6’s chief of staff – in three of Daniel Craig’s recent outings as 007, and while the suave spy’s return is secured, his sometime co-star hasn’t yet been given the go-ahead to appear in Bond 25. Speaking to The Times newspaper, Kinnear said: «Each film they make they say yay or nay. But it’s been great fun, and an utterly unexpected element of my life. I don’t know if I am in the next one, and I never have done until they give you the call.»
Although not much is known about the plot of Bond 25 as of yet, it’s reported the movie could be incorporating some cutting edge gadgets, including spacecrafts and aquatic cars, and the 49-year-old actor’s fifth outing as the secret agent will see him embark on tougher stunts than ever before.
A source said to The Times as well that «Bond needs to keep up with the times and will
be looking into Elon Musk’s ( South African-born Canadian American business magnate, investor, engineer,and inventor.Musk is the founder, CEO, and CTO of SpaceX; a co-founder, a Series A investor, CEO, and product architect of Tesla Inc.; co-chairman of OpenAI; founder and CEO of Neuralink. He was previously co-founder and chairman of SolarCity; co-founder of Zip2; and founder of X.com, which merged with Confinity and took the name PayPal. As of March 2017, he has an estimated net worth of $13.9 billion, making him the 80th-wealthiest person in the world. In December 2016, Musk was ranked 21st on the Forbes list of The World’s Most Powerful People.) world, spacecrafts, planes that can fly across the earth in an hour, cars turning into submarines. That’s what we need to include now. Daniel’s stunts are going to move to a new level and have to include things that were shown in space movies like Interstellar. He’s involved every step of the way, as he always is, and he’s bursting with enthusiasm»
The World of James Bond has been in touch with Musk. We will update this post with new information soon.