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'Perfect Villain' Javier Bardem

Sam Mendes says Javier Bardem was the perfect villain in 'Skyfall.'The director was thrilled with the Spanish actor's portrayal as Dangerous Raoul Silva in the forthcoming James Bond movie and says the hunky star did...

Sam Mendes Grateful For Bond Publicity During Olympics Opening Ceremony

Moviemaker Sam Mendes is delighted fellow director Danny Boyle signed up Daniel Craig to play James Bond in an Olympics Opening Ceremony sequence - because it gave the spy franchise a huge boost ahead of...

Daniel Craig Asked Sam Mendes To Direct Skyfall

Moviemaker Sam Mendes signed on to direct new Bond film Skyfall after the franchise's star Daniel Craig personally asked him to helm the project.The American Beauty director announced in 2010 that he had agreed to...

Daniel Craig Aims To Be Inspirational Bond

Daniel Craig wants to ''inspire'' as James Bond.The 44-year-old actor - who reprises his role as secret agent 007 in the franchise's latest chapter, 'Skyfall' - says he always gives his absolute best on set...

Is James Bond 'Skyfall' A Love Letter To London?

The stars and director of the latest James Bond Skyfall film, have spoken exclusively to the Telegraph to discuss the logistics and their enjoyment of getting to film the latest James Bond adventure in London.Daniel...

Kate Winslet Given Penthouse By Mendes

Kate Winslet has been given a New York Penthouse by her ex-husband. 'The Reader' actress' former spouse, director Sam Mendes, has transferred his half share of the $4.9 million duplex Penthouse in the city's Chelsea...

Kate Winslet And Sam Mendes Wrap Up Divorce Details

Kate Winslet and her ex-husband Sam Mendes are finally putting their marriage behind them by separating their assets following their divorce.The British actress announced her split from the director in March, 2010 and their divorce...

The Full Skyfall Trailer Is Here At Last!

The first full trailer for the latest James Bond film, SKYFALL, starring Daniel Craig has been put on line today, pleasing just about everybody.In case jumping from a helicopter with Her Majesty QUEEN ELIZABETH at...

After Batman, 5 Possible Projects From Christopher Nolan

With Christopher Nolan making it clear that 'The Dark Knight Rises' will be the final movie in his hugely successful Batman franchise, attention is beginning to turn to the acclaimed director's future projects. Despite achieving...

Ben Whishaw To Play Younger, Cooler 'Q' In James Bond

Ben Whishaw, the young British actor best known for playing John Keats in 'Bright Star', will play gadget guru 'Q' in the forthcoming James Bond movie 'Skyfall'. Whishaw replaces John Cleese and is the youngest...

Ben Whishaw Lands Iconic Role Of Q In 'Skyfall'

The actor Ben Whishaw is bringing Q back to James Bond, in Skyfall. In the first two Daniel Craig Bond films, Q was notably absent. However, Entertainment Weekly have reported that the master of spy...

Alan Cumming Plays Every Role In Final 'Macbeth' Performance

Alan Cumming is one of the most experienced actors you'll find, but even the 47 year-old Tony Award winner has set himself a challenge by appearing in a version of Shakespeare's 'MACbeth' where he'll be...

Sam Mendes: 'James Bond Has Not Ditched Martinis'

Director Sam Mendes has blasted reports James Bond swaps his traditional Martini for beer in upcoming 007 movie Skyfall, insisting he only sips ale in one scene.Fans of the superspy franchise were sent into a...

Sam Mendes To Direct 'Charlie And The Chocolate Factory' Musical

Charlie And The Chocolate Factory, the classic Roald Dahl tale, will be opening in musical format next year, with the Bbc reporting that the world premiere of the show will take place at the London...

Daniel Craig Won't Recreate Old Bond Movies

Daniel Craig doesn't want to try and recreate old Bond movies.The actor is to play 007 for the third time in the 23rd Bond movie, 'Skyfall', and while he has looked at old films to...

Berenice Marlohe Thought Craig Was 'Boring'

New Bond girl Berenice Marlohe didn't think Daniel Craig was sexy before she met him.The 33-year-old French actress - who plays glamorous character Sévérine in new 007 adventure 'Skyfall' - had the preconception that the...

Daniel Craig Gets Into Action Mode For Skyfall Trailer

The first trailer for 'Skyfall' has been unveiled showing Daniel Craig's alter- ego interrogated by agents. The one minute 24 second clips shows James Bond (Daniel) among a number of explosions, including a tube crash,...

Skyfall Trailer: Bond's Mission Remains A Mystery

Daniel Craig is back with his third stint as the legendary fictitious spy James Bond in 'Skyfall'. This time, 007 is troubled as his loyalty to M is tested and MI6 is under threat from...

Sam Mendes To 'Push' M In Bond Film

Sam Mendes wants to ''push'' Dame Judi Dench's character as much as possible in the new James Bond movie.The Oscar-wining director is helming the 23rd film about the suave spy, entitled 'Skyfall', and he admits...

Sam Mendes And Daniel Craig's Sneaky Bond Chats

Daniel Craig and director Sam Mendes risked "legal ramifications" after contacting each other about the new James Bond movie during the lengthy shutdown of the production.Work on Skyfall was suspended through most of 2010 following...

Daniel Craig Insists Bond Is Tested In Skyfall

Daniel Craig says James Bond is ''out of his comfort zone'' and pushed to his limits in new movie 'Skyfall'. The actor returns as the iconic British spy in the upcoming film and he promises...

Bond Girl Maud Adams Unhappy With 007'S Beer

Maud Adams is unhappy James Bond is going to be seen drinking a beer in new movie 'Skyfall'.The 67-year-old Swedish actress starred opposite Roger Moore in two Bond films, 'The Man with the Golden Gun'...

Sam Mendes: I Didn't Think Daniel Craig Was Right For Bond

Sam Mendes has admitted that he's glad Daniel Craig proved him wrong and proved himself as an admirable James Bond. Mendes is of course working with Craig on the new Bond film 'Skyfall,' but, according...

Sam Mendes Had Doubts About Daniel Craig As Bond

Sam Mendes admits he was initially sceptical about casting Daniel Craig as James Bond. The director revealed he was ''one of the people'' who didn't think the actor was the right man to play the...

Sam Mendes Doubted Daniel Craig As Bond

Director Sam Mendes understood the concerns of 007 fans when Daniel Craig was first announced to play James Bond - he was also convinced the Brit was the wrong actor for the iconic role.Some fans...

Daniel Craig Suggested Sam Mendes For Skyfall Director

Daniel Craig suggested Sam Mendes should be the director of 'Skyfall'. The 44-year-old actor thought the helmer would be the ideal choice to take charge of forthcoming James Bond movie - which will see Daniel...

Daniel Craig's Morning Beer

Daniel Craig drinks beer ''every morning.'' The actor is currently filming the latest James Bond movie, 'Skyfall', where the iconic character will swap his trademark Vodka Martini for a glass of Heineken beer, and admits...

Daniel Craig: 'Skyfall Is Not About Emotions'

Daniel Craig claims 'Skyfall' will not be an ''angst-ridden'' movie. The actor - who is reprising the role of British spy James Bond for the third time with the movie - has confirmed director Sam...

Skyfall Adds Tonia Sotiropoulou

Greek actress Tonia Sotiropoulou has joined the cast of 'Skyfall'. Although production on the 23rd James Bond film is currently in full swing, the beauty confirmed she would be taking part and will be filming...

Daniel Craig Wants To Hold On To Bond Role

Daniel Craig wants to play James Bond for as long as he can.The actor will be reprising his role as the British spy for the third time in new movie 'Skyfall' and says he has...

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