Samantha Bond inherited the famous role of the secret service secretary opposite Pierce Brosnan in 1995's GOLDENYE - but Miss Moneypenny has been written out of the new movie because she only fleetingly appears in IAN FLEMING's Casino Royale novel.
But Bond has no bitter feelings towards the film's producers, and she is convinced Craig, the first blond Bond, is the perfect candidate to take the role in new direction.
She says, "I think it's an absolutely brilliant choice. He is butch, male, attractive and a bloody good actor. He was by far the most plausible choice."
The actor will have his fifth outing as the secret agent in 'Spectre' this November.
The director faced some backlash when Redmayne was announced as playing the transgender pioneer.
'Scars' is the latest single from his number one debut album 'Chaos and the Calm'.
Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds topped UK charts with his second album 'Chasing Yesterday' in February.
Filmmaker Wes Craven has died at the age of 76, his family has announced. With a career spanning over 40 years, Craven was one of the most prolific...