Bond 25 News

Barbara Broccoli hopes to announce Bond 25 director early next year

November 17th, 2017 by

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Bond 25 will “hopefully” announce director early next year according to Barbara Broccoli. Irish pubic broadcaster RTÉ spoke to Barbara Broccoli yesterday about the Blake Lively spy thriller The Rhythm Section. Broccoli is producing the film, due for release in 2019, currently shooting in Ireland. However, as well as discussing the merits of filming in Ireland, […]

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MGM returns to domestic theatrical distribution in joint venture with Annapurna

October 31st, 2017 by

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MGM and Annapurna Pictures today announced a joint venture to release films theatrically in the United States. However, worldwide distribution plans for Bond 25 are to be announced at a later date. Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM) and Annapurna Pictures (Annapurna) have formed a new joint venture for theatrical distribution in the U.S., it was announced today by Gary Barber, […]

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Christoph Waltz claims he won’t be back in Bond 25

October 30th, 2017 by

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The actor who played Blofeld in SPECTRE says he won’t return in the role. Speaking on the red carpet at the Rome Film Festival just a few days ago, Christoph Waltz was asked by Talky Movie whether he would be returning in Bond 25. A short video of the exchange was posted on the Facebook […]

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Ben Cooke reported to be on board Bond 25 as stunt coordinator

October 20th, 2017 by

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Spanish fan site claims Ben Cooke will take over role previously held by Gary Powell. Spanish website Archivo 007 has today claimed that Ben Cooke will return to the Bond series for a fourth time. Previously doubling Daniel Craig in Casino Royale, Quantum of Solace and Skyfall, Cooke will take on the role of stunt coordinator. The […]

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Dennis Gassner confirms Bond 25 return

October 17th, 2017 by

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Dennis Gassner confirmed as Bond 25 production designer. In an article on the look of Blade Runner 2049, International Cinematographers Guild Magazine spoke to cinematographer Roger Deakin and production designer Dennis Gassner. Talking about various aspects of shooting the movie, directed by Bond contender Denis Villeneuve, Gassner says: I’m about to do my fourth James Bond film, […]

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Denis Villeneuve confirms Bond 25 talks

October 2nd, 2017 by

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The French Canadian director has spoken to both Barbara Broccoli and Daniel Craig. Ahead of the opening of the highly anticipated Blade Runner 2049, Denis Villeneuve was in his home town where he spoke to the Montreal Gazette. Aside from his latest film, Villeneuve was asked about the rumours linking him to the next Bond film. “It’s […]

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Daniel Craig wants Denis Villeneuve as Bond 25 director according to Baz Bamigboye

September 26th, 2017 by

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According to Daily Mail columnist Baz Bamigboye, Daniel Craig is pushing get get Denis Villeneuve on board Bond 25 as director. While many stories in the Daily Mail later prove to be wildly inaccurate, Bamigboye does have a good history of Bond related scoops. Earlier this year he revealed Neal Purvis and Robert Wade had […]

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Apple and Amazon reportedly vying against Warners for Bond 25 distribution rights

September 6th, 2017 by

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Apple and Amazon reported to be in contention for Bond 25 distribution rights according to the Hollywood Reporter. The release of SPECTRE in 2015 saw the end of Sony’s distribution rights for the James Bond series. Starting with Casino Royale (2006), Sony co-financed the Bond films with MGM and acted as distributor in a two film deal that was […]

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Daniel Craig confirmed for Bond 25

August 16th, 2017 by

It has been confirmed that Daniel Craig will return as James Bond for a fifth time in Bond 25. The actor has played agent 007 in four Bond films to date, starting with Casino Royale (2006) and continuing with Quantum of Solace (2008), Skyfall (2012) and SPECTRE (2015). His return has been strongly rumoured for […]

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Daniel Craig still “undecided” about Bond 25

August 15th, 2017 by

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Today Daniel Craig appeared in a radio interview to promote his new film, Logan Lucky. It was a fair bet that the actor would be asked the big question on all fans of 007 at the moment: Will he return as James Bond for a fifth time? A report on the BBC’s website says he […]

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