Daniel Craig News
12:29 PM 4/9/2014 by Binh Ngo
Daniel Craig unexpectedly dropped out of The Whole Truth just days before the cameras are set to roll next Monday in Boston. The start date has now been pushed back three weeks in order to find Craig's replacement, according to The Hollywood Reporter.
joblo.com – Actors and filmmakers leave projects before production actually starts all the time, but this seems kind of strange. The legal drama THE WHOLE TRUTH was scheduled to start filming this Friday in Boston, however according to Deadline, star Daniel Craig has pulled out of the indie film at the very last minute. 1 week 2 days ago via jetli
thewrap.com – Has the Daniel Craig-Renee Zellweger courtroom drama “The Whole Truth” been called off? The Boston Globe reports that Craig pulled out of the project and production was halted over the weekend, citing several local production sources. Also read: Daniel Craig, Zachary Quinto, Rebecca Hall Lead Hollywood Invasion of Broadway This Fall Courtney Hunt is directing from a script by Nicholas Kazan. 1 week 3 days ago via theothersenhman
3:18 PM 4/4/2014 by Jeff Giles
MGM scored a casting coup when they hired Oscar-winner Javier Bardem to play the bad guy in Skyfall, and now it sounds like they're close to pulling off another one with the 24th entry in the well-traveled James Bond franchise: Variety reports that Chiwetel Ejiofor is the frontrunner for the job.
variety.com – After scoring big with Javier Bardem as its last Bond villain, MGM and Sony may be targeting another Oscar-nominated actor to play 007′s nemesis in the next James Bond pic. Sources tell Variety that Ejiofor is the top choice to play the villain in Sony and MGM’s next installment in the James Bond series. 2 weeks 13 hours ago via jetli
bleedingcool.com – Just one day after a fake Bond 24 trailer suckered the film blogosphere, some actual – if slight – information has come to light. Yahoo spoke to the film’s producers Michael G Wilson and Barbara Broccoli who said an awful lot of nothing – ‘anything is possible’ sort of stuff – but, perhaps encouraged by their cross promotional partners, admitted that Scotch Jim will be getting a new ride. 4 weeks 14 hours ago via jackiechan
3:28 PM 3/5/2014 by Binh Ngo
Production of the next James Bond movie is set for October this year, but the script is still being worked on, screenwriter John Logan said. "Right now the first draft is almost done,” Logan told Empire. "I'm terrifically excited about it! I've been working very closely with Sam (Mendes), and it’s been joyous to pick up from our work on Skyfall and just continue on with the storytelling."
latino-review.com – Even though cinematographer Roger Deakins hasn’t been replaced on Sam Mendes’ second go at directing Daniel Craig as James Bond in the 24th installment of the series, the movie’s still full steam ahead. While doing press for Wes Anderson’s Grand Budapest Hotel, Ralph Fiennes said that he expected Bond 24, where he will return as M from the conclusion of Skyfall, would start shooting this October. 7 weeks 18 hours ago via donnieyen
deadline.com – BREAKING: Daniel Craig has come attached to star in courtroom drama The Whole Truth. The pic will be directed by Courtney Hunt (Frozen River), and CAA is packaging the film, with FilmNation emerging victorious in a dash to handle foreign rights. The details were tipped by The Daily Mail‘s Baz Bamigboye in London. 11 weeks 2 days ago via brucelee
variety.com – Daniel Craig looks to be adding another thriller to his resume. The James Bond star is attached to star in “The Whole Truth,” with Nicholas Kazan (“Enough”) signing on to write the script. Details of the plot were not immediately known. The pic will be produced by Atlas Entertainment’s Richard Suckle. 11 weeks 2 days ago via jackiechan