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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...

James Bond Swaps Vodka Martinis For Beer

James Bond will swap his trademark Vodka Martini for a beer in the next movie 'Skyfall'.Current 007 Daniel Craig will order a Heineken instead of his famous favourite cocktail in a scene in the upcoming...

Daniel Craig's James Bond To Parachute Into Olympic Stadium?

Daniel Craig stars in a short James Bond film, directed by Danny Boyle, which will be shown during the Bbc's opening coverage of the London Olympics 2012. Craig will don his 007 tuxedo for the...

Javier Bardem's Dream Bond Role

Javier Bardem says starring in the new James Bond movie is a dream come true for him.The Spanish actor plays the villain in the 23rd movie about the suave spy, entitled 'Skyfall' and he says...

First Look: Javier Bardem In Disguise As 'Skyfall' Bond Villain

Though the forthcoming James Bond movie 'Skyfall' has so-far been kept safely under wraps, images from the set have begun to leak online, the latest of which shows Javier Bardem as the 'villain'. The photographs,...

Nicole Kidman Returning To Stage?

Nicole Kidman is to return to the stage.The 44-year-old actress is in early negotiations to take the leading role in Terence Rattigan's 'After the Dance' - about a man who leaves his wife for a...

Kevin Spacey Tears Up During Sam Mendes Tribute

Kevin Spacey was overcome with emotion when director Sam Mendes paid tribute to him on the closing night of their production of Richard Iii in New York.Spacey, who is artistic director of the Old Vic...

Daniel Craig's Bond Swim Shorts To Go On Display

Daniel Craig 's skimpy blue trunks will soon be on display at the Barbican, reports the Telegraph today (February 29, 2012). The trunks are the pair worn by Craig as he emerges from the sea...

Mendes Blogs From Bond Set

Director Sam Mendes has given Bond fans a behind-the-scenes glimpse of new movie Skyfall by recording a video blog from the set.The British moviemaker is currently filming the latest installment in the 007 series in...

Skyfall To Screen In Imax

James Bond movie 'Skyfall' will be the first in the franchise to be released in IMAX.The Sam Mendes-directed film - which sees Daniel Craig return as the British spy - is set to be released...

Sam Mendes On 007

Skyfall director Sam Mendes has released a video blog from the set of the new James Bond movie, giving fans an insight into the shooting of the film. As well as seeing glimpses of interesting...

Sam Mendes' Skyfall Apprenticeship

Sam Mendes' previous directorial experience has been an "apprenticeship" to making 'Skyfall'.The 46-year-old filmmaker - who has previously made movies including 'American Beauty' and 'Jarhead' - is having his first experience of making a British...

Judi Dench: I'm Going Blind And Can't Read Scripts

Judi Dench is losing her eyesight and can no longer read the scripts that she is sent, she has told The Mirror. In a moving interview, she told the British newspaper that she has been...

Naomie Harris Doing Her Own Bond Stunts

Naomie Harris is doing all her own stunts in the new James Bond movie.The actress plays special agent Eve in the next 007 adventure 'Skyfall' and she has been relentlessly hitting the gym to ensure...

Daniel Craig As James Bond - Skyfall Photo Released

Daniel Craig is set to appear as James Bond in Skyfall later this year (2012) and fans of the movie franchise can now get a glimpse of what to expect, with a shot of Craig...

First Skyfall Image Released

The first official picture of Daniel Craig in 'Skyfall' has been released.James Bond producers today (02.02.12) posted an image of the actor in his third outing as the iconic British spy on the official 007.com...

Kate Winslet Believes In 'Beautiful' Marriage

Kate Winslet still believes in the "beauty" of marriage.The 36-year-old actress - who was married to Jim Threapleton from 1998 to 2001 and director Sam Mendes for seven years from May 2003 - admits commitment...

Kevin Spacey Compared To The Greats As Richard Iii Opens In New York

The actor Kevin Spacey starred in the opening night of Richard Iii, to a showering of positive reviews and critical adulation. The production, which is directed by Sam Mendes, opened at the Harvey Theatre in...

Skyfall Budget Cuts Mean UK Shoot

James Bond movie 'Skyfall' is to shoot almost entirely in the UK. The forthcoming 23rd instalment of the franchise - starring Daniel Craig, Javier Bardem and Dame Judi Dench - was expected to shoot in...

Daniel Craig To Shoot 5 More Bond Films?

Daniel Craig is set to become the longest serving James Bond with five more movies.The 43-year-old actor is currently shooting 'Skyfall', his third film about the British spy but producer Michael G Wilson revealed he...

Daniel Craig: 'Quantum Shoot Was Tough'

Daniel Craig admits 'Quantum of Solace' was "f**ked". The actor reprised the role of suave British spy James Bond in the 2008 movie, but he reveals it was a troublesome shoot because there was a...

Sam Mendes Is Dating Rebecca Hall

Filmmaker Sam Mendes has finally confirmed he is dating actress Rebecca Hall, more than a year after the pair was first rumoured to be romantically involved following his split from Kate Winslet.The American Beauty director...

Ben Whishaw, 31, Cast As 'Q' In James Bond Skyfall

Actor Ben Whishaw is set to play gadget-guru Q in the forthcoming James Bond movie 'Skyfall' - the first time the character has been portrayed as someone younger than Bond himself.Whishaw's casting was first confirmed...

Ben Wishaw To Play Q In New Bond Film

Ben Wishaw is to play Q in the new James Bond film.The 31-year-old actor has been cast as the MI6 gadget master in 'Skyfall' and for the first time in the franchise's history Q will...

Kate Winslet's 'Unforgettable' Sick Scene

Kate Winslet had an "unforgettable" day of projectile vomiting for her new film 'Carnage'.The British actress plays a middle class woman who - after too much homemade pie and whisky at a friend's house -...

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