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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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Bollinger celebrates 40 years with 007

November 11th, 2019 by

Last week Bollinger hosted an event at the Hôtel de Crillon to mark the 40th anniversary of their partnership with 007. To celebrate this landmark anniversary, guest of honour Michael G Wilson, producer of the James Bond films, was joined by an exclusive list of invitees. The evening paid tribute to the shared history of […]

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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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MGM deal with Chinese buyer falls through

February 27th, 2017 by

One thing Michael G Wilson expected to happen in early 2016 was for MGM to sign a distribution deal with a partner studio. All the same, time passed by and at the end of the year nothing had been announced.This part of the jigsaw puzzle is important as MGM needs a partner to distribute – and co-finance […]

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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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Daniel Craig remains Eon’s first choice as 007

September 30th, 2016 by

Daniel Craig remains “absolutely the first choice” to play James Bond, according to an executive producer of the series speaking to BBC Radio 4 this morning. In the interview Callum McDougall said Eon Productions bosses Barbara Broccoli and Michael G Wilson are “hoping for him to come back” in Bond 25, although when asked who the […]

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Producers interviewed on SPECTRE in Mexico City

April 2nd, 2015 by

The producers of SPECTRE recently held a media junket in Mexico City, where invited journalists were taken behind the scenes on the shoot for the next James Bond film and interviews conducted with principal cast and crew. One media organisation invited to Mexico was ComingSoon.net, who were granted an interview with Barbara Broccoli and Michael G Wilson, […]

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Michael G Wilson faces the press as SPECTRE kicks off in Mexico

March 19th, 2015 by

Michael G Wilson and newly announced Bond Girl Stephanie Sigman appeared before reporters in Mexico City as SPECTRE‘s first unit arrived to shoot the pre-title sequence. The last week has seen the next Bond film under scrutiny for allegedly making script changes to secure up to $20 million in tax incentives from the Mexican government after emails between Sony […]

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007 Producers to adapt Edward Snowden book for screen

May 15th, 2014 by

James Bond producers Barbara Broccoli and Michael G Wilson are to produce a film based on Glenn Greenwald’s book about NSA whistleblower Edward Snowden, currently exiled in Russia. The rights to No Place to Hide: Edward Snowden, the NSA, and the U.S. Surveillance State have been picked up by Sony, with the 007 producers’ involvement. Thanks […]

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