Barbara Broccoli

Barbara Broccoli and Michael G Wilson interviewed by Variety

January 16th, 2020 by

Variety recently spoke to the Bond producers about No Time to Die and the Bond series in an in-depth interview. When talking about Daniel Craig leaving the series after No Time to Die Broccoli tells the interviewer: I’m in total denial. I’ve accepted what Daniel has said, but I’m still in denial. It’s too traumatic […]

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Barbara Broccoli tells The Guardian why James Bond will remain a man

October 8th, 2018 by

Broccoli says it’s better to create new female characters than change Bond’s gender. Barbara Broccoli recently spoke with The Guardian while promoting Nancy, released on 12th October. Among the various points she touched upon was rebooting Bond as a female. Now, those stories make good headlines for the tabloids. But why would Eon Productions risk alienating […]

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Bond 25 key decisions expected early 2018 says Barbara Broccoli

December 16th, 2017 by

Barbara Broccoli speaks at length about working on the 007 films and Bond 25. Bond co-boss Barbara Broccoli doesn’t often speak publicly so when she does it’s worth taking notice. She’s just recently spoken at length to THR Podcast, in which she discusses her experiences working on the Bond films. She also talks about Daniel […]

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Barbara Broccoli hopes to announce Bond 25 director early next year

November 17th, 2017 by

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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Eon announces Bond 25 release date and confirms writers

July 24th, 2017 by

This evening Eon Productions announced via the official 007 website the release date of the next James Bond film. The announcement confirms what was already expected. That rather than a three year gap between films, Bond 25 will be released a full four years after SPECTRE (2015). The US release is pegged at 8th November […]

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Eon to produce spy thriller, but what about Bond 25?

July 13th, 2017 by

Variety has reported that Eon Productions is to produce a spy thriller based a book by Mark Burnell. But what does that mean for Bond 25? According to yesterday’s article, indie studio IM Global is to finance The Rhythm Section based on the first of Burnell’s four Stephanie Patrick novels. Blake Lively is to star as the […]

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Barbara Broccoli “not sure” when Bond 25 will start

May 11th, 2017 by

Barbara Broccoli told other filmmakers attending a dinner in LA that she is “not sure” when the next Bond film will start shooting. A report in Page Six says that on Tuesday she attended a dinner at Chateau Marmont, describing Broccoli as “the blockbuster franchise’s prolific producer”. That’s prolific as in eight Bond films in 22 years […]

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Rumour: Daniel Craig “just about persuaded” to return in Bond 25

April 4th, 2017 by

An article published by Page Six earlier today claims Barbara Broccoli has “just about persuaded Daniel Craig” to return for another James Bond movie. Although the report does seem plausible it is not confirmed. While Page Six may not prove to be reliable the article claims “multiple sources” have told them that Broccoli has made progress. She has […]

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Eon producing another non-Bond movie

February 8th, 2017 by

While Bond fans await even the tiniest hint of solid news about Bond 25 it has been revealed by Variety that the James Bond producers are currently involved in another non-Bond project. Nancy, directed by Christina Choe, is said to be a psychological thriller starring Andrea Riseborough with J Smith-Cameron, Ann Dowd, John Leguizamo and Steve Buscemi. According […]

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Podcast 003: Whatever happened to 2016?

December 15th, 2016 by

A look at what did and didn’t happen in the world of 007 during 2016, mainly focusing on Bond 25.

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