Rory Kinnear and Elon Musk

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…

Denis Villeneuve in talks for Bond 25

Canadian director Denis Villeneuve has confirmed that he is considering taking on Bond 25. In an interview with T’cha Dulnevy, of the Montreal Gazette, Villeneuve revealed that he is not only meeting with producer Barbara Broccoli on the matter, but also Daniel Craig, perhaps confirming earlier rumors that Craig wanted Villeneuve behind the camera. Said…

Denis Villenueve, the new director?

Does Denis Villeneuve have the inside track to direct Bond 25? If the latest rumor is true, then indeed he does. But let’s emphasize: the following Tweet by gossip columnist Baz Bamigboye, which has caused a “stir” with Bond fans everywhere, lacks sufficient details and support to be trusted at this point. But the idea…

Is Thomas Newman back?

It’s been slightly quiet on the Bond front after it was announced that Daniel Craig would return for his final outing as 007 in the untitled Bond 25. We still haven’t learned officially who will direct the film or who will distribute it. Although, it was revealed that directors Denis Villeneuve (Arrival, Sicario, Blade Runner…

Apple, the new owner of James Bond

The franchise, and its future, are up for grabs as Agent 007 is being viewed as one of the last untapped brands that could be a game changer.The James Bond sweepstakes has taken an unexpected turn. While Warner Bros. remains in the lead to land film distribution rights to the megafranchise — whose deal with…

May [UPDATED]

The Word of James Bond can now confirm in exclusive and thanks to an anonymous source very linked to the Bond that the production of Bond 25 will begin in May as you can see in the image below, a fragment of an email. Just remember this: MAY [UPDATE] As we have been asked, the source…

Confirmed! Daniel Craig IS back!

Daniel Craig has confirmed during an interview on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert the mounting reports that he will return to the role of James Bond. Putting an end to months of speculation, Craig, who next appears in Steven Soderbergh’s Logan Lucky, gave an unequivocal answer to the host’s point-blank question about whether he has…

PURITY now in 2019, not in 2018

On last summer’s Television Critics Association press tour, Showtime President and CEO David Nevins said he expected to film the series Purity in 2017 or beginning of 2018. That would have been in the can before star Daniel Craig would be needed for another James Bond film, should he even decide to make one. Now…

Craig only lives twice + Idris Elba

James Bond producers finally seem to have shaken, not stirred, some sense into Daniel Craig. «I can reveal the actor is on the verge of signing for not one but two more installments of the spy franchise before hanging up his tux once and for all», this is how Dan Wootton began his exlusive on…

Bond 25: actors, locations and plot [updated]

The film, based on book Never Dream Of Dying, has a working title of Shatterhand and will see Daniel Craig battling a blind baddie. James Bond will travel to Croatia, as we announced months ago,  in the 25th instalment of the 007 franchise. The film has the working title Shatterhand and the plot sees Daniel…

James Bond 25 director: Three frontrunners

Earlier this week, EON Productions and Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer, the companies behind the James Bond franchise,  announced their next 007 thriller would reach cinemas 8 November 2019. However, there was no announcement over who would be playing the iconic character or who would be directing the upcoming blockbuster. With Daniel Craig pretty much confirmed to reprise the…

Bond 25 announcement 

James Bond will return to US cinemas on November 8, 2019 with a traditional earlier release in the UK and the rest of the world. Bond 25, the next adventure in the long-running action franchise, will be written by Neal Purvis and Robert Wade, long time collaborators and writers on previous Bond films including CASINO…