Daniel Craig

Daniel Craig unveiled as new James Bond [2005]

October 14th, 2018 by

Daniel Craig was announced as the new James Bond on 14th October 2005. Producers Barbara Broccoli and Michael G Wilson introduced the rather nervous Craig at an event on HMS Belfast on the Thames. Craig arrived on a speedboat accompanied by the Royal Marines and immediately came under attack by part of the fan base, as well […]

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Daniel Craig to shoot Knives Out for Rian Johnson in November

September 5th, 2018 by

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Announcement of new Daniel Craig film suggests Bond 25 could be delayed. Daniel Craig is due to shoot a film in November, leading some to speculate Bond 25 has now been delayed. Knives Out is a murder mystery in the same vein as Agatha Christie. The Last Jedi director Rian Johnson is writer, director and […]

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Daniel Craig in Spain to shoot Heineken ad

May 30th, 2018 by

Daniel Craig has been shooting a television commercial in the Catalan town of Cardona, north-east Spain, according to a local news report. However, his appearance in evening wear prompted at least one US website to speculate that he was shooting Bond 25 already. Residents of the historic centre of Cardona were informed last week of […]

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Happy Birthday Daniel Craig

March 2nd, 2018 by

Daniel Craig was born on 2nd March 1968 in Chester, born to an art teacher and a pub landlord. His acting career began when he was six years old, when he performed in school plays, but became involved in serious acting through the Everyman Theatre in Liverpool and moved to London aged 16 to join the National […]

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Anniversary of world première of Casino Royale [2006]

November 14th, 2017 by

Tuesday 14th November 2006 marked the Royal World Première of Daniel Craig’s eagerly awaited Bond debut, Casino Royale, in the presence of Queen Elizabeth II. After a certain element of the fan base railed against Craig as Pierce Brosnan’s successor and the British tabloid press went after him with a vengeance it must have been satisfying when early reviews were […]

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Anniversary of US release of Skyfall [2012]

November 9th, 2017 by

Daniel Craig’s third Bond film, Skyfall, went on general release in the United States on 9th November 2012, although it was released in IMAX the day before. Production was delayed by the financial problems of MGM, resulting in a four year gap between Quantum of Solace and Skyfall.

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Anniversary of UK release of Quantum of Solace [2008]

October 31st, 2017 by

The eagerly anticipated second Bond film with Daniel Craig, Quantum of Solace , went on UK general release on 31st October 2008. Despite the success of Casino Royale (2006) the follow up was widely felt to miss the mark.  

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Anniversary of Quantum of Solace première [2008]

October 29th, 2017 by

Quantum of Solace premièred at the Odeon Leicester Square on 29th October 2008. After the success of Casino Royale (2006), Daniel Craig’s second James Bond outing was eagerly anticipated but widely felt to miss the mark.

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Anniversary of SPECTRE Royal World Premiere [2015]

October 26th, 2017 by

The Royal World Premiere of SPECTRE, Daniel Craig’s fourth Bond movie, took place at London’s Royal Albert Hall on 26th October 2015. Cast and crew were in attendance to walk the red carpet, as well as dozens of Bond fans from around the world. The approach to the Royal Albert Hall was spectacularly decorated in a Mexican theme, […]

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Anniversary of UK release of Skyfall [2012]

October 26th, 2017 by

Skyfall went on UK general release  at London’s Royal Albert Hall on 26th October 2012 and after massively positive reviews went on to become the UK’s best grossing movie and the first Bond movie to earn more than $1 billion worldwide.

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