Ben Whishaw

Ben Whishaw in the dark about Bond 25 [Updated]

January 17th, 2018 by

The new Q knows as little as we do about Bond 25. I shared this story of Facebook recently, but if you’re not following The James Bond Dossier’s Facebook page (and why not?) this one may have slipped by you. Ben Whishaw spoke to Metro US earlier this month, while promoting Paddington 2. Whishaw provides the […]

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Birthday of Ben Whishaw [1980]

October 14th, 2017 by

Ben Whishaw, who was introduced as gadget master Q in Daniel Craig’s third outing as 007, was born on 14th October 1980. Prior to Skyfall, Whishaw appeared in Layer Cake, also staring Daniel Craig and played Sebastian Flyte in a film adaptation of Brideshead Revisited, as well as a variety of other roles in film, […]

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Ben Whishaw seen filming in London at weekend

February 16th, 2015 by

NOTE: Since this story was published I’ve been told the shoot had nothing to do with SPECTRE and Whishaw was filming a BBC drama called London Spy. Thanks to Ben Whishaw News on Twitter. Ben Whishaw, who plays Q in SPECTRE, was spotted filming on Vauxhall Bridge this weekend, just days before the first unit is […]

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Ben Whishaw interview at SPECTRE launch [video]

December 18th, 2014 by

Ben Whishaw interviewed at the SPECTRE launch event at Pinewood Studios and his excitement of working with Sam Mendes again.

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Ben Whishaw unveils new sound stage at Pinewood

December 5th, 2013 by

Ben Whishaw, the actor who played Q in Skyfall and is expected to reprise the role in Bond 24, today unveiled Pinewood’s latest sound stage, aptly named the Q-Stage. Construction of the 30,000 square foot stage was completed at the end of September and will be used for both film and TV produtions. Source: Pinewood […]

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Ben Whishaw unsure of Bond 24 timeline

May 14th, 2013 by

Speaking at the BAFTA Television Awards on Sunday Q actor Ben Whishaw mentioned, when asked about his future plans, that he had thought that Bond 24 would start shooting at the end of the year, but is long longer certain, saying “I’ve heard some things but I can’t share”. While Sony had been pushing for […]

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Ben Whishaw expects Bond 24 to start filming at end of year

February 19th, 2013 by

Ben Whishaw has said that he expects be start filming with Daniel Craig in just ten months time, according to a report on Digital Spy. And if that information is correct it looks like Bond 24 is due in 2014, which also means that the producers will be looking to get the script into good […]

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Ben Whishaw

November 30th, 2011 by

During the Skyfall press conference at the beginning of November it was confirmed that Ben Whishaw had been signed in an unspecified role. After speculation in the press it was confirmed by his agent that he would play Q in the new movie.

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Ben Whishaw cast as Q in new James Bond film Skyfall [BBC]

November 27th, 2011 by

Ben Whishaw has been confirmed as playing the gadgetmeister Q in Skyfall according to the BBC, which states: British actor Ben Whishaw has been cast as Q in the new Bond film Skyfall, his agent has confirmed. Whishaw had been confirmed in an unnamed role by Eon Productions and Sony but recently has been widely […]

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Ben Whishaw to play Bond gadget geek Q [The Sun]

November 25th, 2011 by

According to a report in The Sun today Ben Whishaw, who was confirmed as joining the cast of Skyfall in a press release on November 3rd, is going to play Q in the new James Bond film. The lightweight article states: JAMES Bond will have a rival in the hunk department after rising star Ben […]

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