All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘Daniel Craig’

Daniel Craig Undergoes Knee Surgery Following Injury on the Set of ‘Spectre’

Daniel Craig has undergone knee surgery during a scheduled break from filming Spectre, the 24th installment in the James Bond series. “During a scheduled break, Daniel Craig had arthroscopic surgery to repair his knee injury,” the rep told the BBC. Daniel Craig, 47, had the “minor procedure” done in New York during a break in filming over Easter. “He will …

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Monica Bellucci, the ‘Oldest Bond Girl,’ and Daniel Craig Filming in Rome

Monica Bellucci, who, at 50, is the “oldest Bond girl,” and Daniel Craig are currently in Rome filming the new James Bond thriller Spectre. Crowds have been gathering in the beautiful Italian city, from the historic center to them modern EUR neighborhood, hoping to catch a glimpse of Daniel Craig, 46, and his leading lady, Monica Bellucci, during the 20-day …

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Idris Elba: Could Stringer Bell Be the Next James Bond?

Idris Elba got loads of critical acclaim when he lit up HBO’s The Wire in the role of Russell ‘Stringer’ Bell. Elba portrayed the Baltimore area drug lord for three seasons on the show that many have joked was the most-talked-about television series until Breaking Bad. What many diehard American viewers did not realize was that Elba was English. And …

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Monica Bellucci, Léa Seydoux to Play Bond Girls in “Spectre”

The long wait is over for James Bond fans, and many rumors have proven true. Producers Michael Wilson and Barbara Broccoli today officially announced the first details about the upcoming 24th James Bond film. The movie will be titled Spectre and will be released on November 6, 2015. Director Sam Mendes, who helmed the well-received 2012 Bond movie Skyfall, will …

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James Bond Casting Rumors: Moriarty? Monica Bellucci? Number Two?

The world should find out tomorrow who is cast in the new Bond film, and what the title of that will be. What we do know is that Daniel Craig will be Bond, Ralph Fiennes will be M, Naomie Harris is Moneypenny, Ben Whishaw is Q. But there have also been a lot of eleventh-hour rumoring about what might be …

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James Bond 24 Cast To Include Batista, Lea Seydoux

The upcoming and highly anticipated new James Bond film will see some interesting additions to its cast, which now includes former WWE wrestler Batista and Blue Is The Warmest Color actor Lea Seydoux. These new cast members will join a powerhouse ensemble already composed of Daniel Craig as James Bond and Ralph Fiennes, Ben Whishaw and Naomie Harris as his …

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Jessica Chastain Replaced by Rooney Mara in ‘The Secret Scripture’

Jessica Chastain has apparently dropped out of The Secret Scripture and will be replaced by Rooney Mara. Back in March The Irish Independent reported that Jeremy Irons (The Mission, Reversal of Fortune) and Jonathan Rhys Meyers (August Rush, Match Point, The Tudors) were in negotiations to join Chastain and Vanessa Redgrave (As You Like It, Atonement, Julia) in the adaptation …

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Pierce Brosnan Disses His Performances as James Bond

Pierce Brosnan doesn’t seem to have a very high opinion of his performances as James Bond. Brosnan, 60, played the iconic role in four films from 1995 to 2002, but he told the Telegraph that watching his performances is unbearable. “It’s just never good enough,” he said. “It’s a horrible feeling.” The Remington Steele actor said his feelings stem from …

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Daniel Craig Bails on Legal Thriller

Daniel Craig bailed on an upcoming legal thriller called The Whole Truth on Sunday, just days before it was set to begin filming. The James Bond star was to star in the indie film–Courtney Hunt’s first in six years. Apparently when you’re Daniel Craig, you can pick and choose what you want to do–and seemingly don’t have to give much …

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Daniel Craig Quits Film with Zellweger

BBC News reports that Daniel Craig has dropped out of a thriller that was set to start filming in just a few days. Craig, who has been most well-known for playing James Bond since 2006, was set to star in “The Whole Truth” with Renee Zellweger and Gabriel Basso. The film was set to take place in Boston, and Craig …

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Renee Zellweger Seems to Be on Her Way to a Comeback

Now that’s more like it. Renee Zellweger has been M.I.A. since her red carpet appearance at the 2013 Academy Awards ceremony, where the Jerry Maguire actress was chided for looking unnatural. It seemed like the plastic surgery/botox bug that hits many Hollywood actresses once they reach a certain age, hit Zellweger especially hard. But now she’s back and looking brilliant. …

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Next Bond Movie Coming Within Three Years, Says MGM

James Bond fans may not have to wait long for the next installment in the storied movie franchise. Reuters is reporting that MGM teased Bond fans with talk of a new movie during its investor conference call on March 19. During the call, MGM CEO Gary Barber reportedly stated that MGM “hopes” a new Bond movie will be released within …

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