Sam Mendes News
joblo.com – Last we heard from Sam Mendes regarding BOND 24, the director was lauding the producer's decision to take it slow with the SKYFALL follow-up so that it could be done right. Since then, we haven't heard much but you could be sure someone would be asking more questions soon. IGN took it upon themselves to find out. 7 weeks 5 days ago via brucelee
feedproxy.google.com – Last summer we got caught up in the search for the next James Bond director. After directing Skyfall, Sam Mendes announced he was moving on and would not return. But months later, he changed his mind, and then officially signed on for Bond 24, which is due in theaters November 2015. 11 weeks 6 days ago via theothersenhman
screenrant.com – James Bond might have been on the big screen for over fifty years, but he hasn’t allowed his age (or occasional change of visage) to hold him back. After so many car chases, fight scenes, passionate love affairs and showdowns with nefarious bad guys, he’s probably earned a holiday or two. 11 weeks 6 days ago via jackiechan
feedproxy.google.com – When Skyfall was released, director Sam Mendes was adamant that he would not do another James Bond movie. That approach to the series changed fairly quickly, however, and Mendes was soon signed to make the follow-up, the currently-untitled Bond 24. That Bond movie should shoot later this year for a 2015 release, but we still know little about it. 11 weeks 6 days ago via donnieyen
comicbookmovie.com – Academy Award-winning filmmaker and theater director Sam Mendes explained to The Charlie Rose Show why he felt compelled to return to the James Bond franchise. With Skyfall, Mendes began telling a number of stories that he felt were incomplete. This includes introducing a new M (Ralph Fiennes), Miss Moneypenny (Naomie Harris) and Q (Ben Whishaw). 12 weeks 10 hours ago via jackiechan
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. 15 weeks 4 days 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. 17 weeks 4 days 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."