Connect with us
ANE Scholarship
Categories:

Entertainment

New James Bond will need to dedicate a decade of their life to role after Daniel Craig’s departure

Published

on

New James Bond will need to dedicate a decade of their life to role after Daniel Craig’s departure
Share this post:

The James Bond producers are on the hunt for their new 007 – and it’s not exactly the easiest job description.

Other than having a license to kill, the new James Bond will have to make quite the commitment and dedicate a whole decade of their life to the role.

As rumour after rumour floats about the internet about who the next Bond could be (Idris Elba? Tom Hardy? Rege-Jean Page?), producers Barbara Broccoli and Michael G. Wilson explained it’s still ‘early days’.

‘The thing is, it’s going to be a couple of years off,’ Barbara said.

‘And when we cast Bond, it’s a 10-, 12-year commitment. So he’s probably thinking, “Do I really want that thing?” Not everybody wants to do that. It was hard enough getting [Daniel Craig to do it].’

Michael added to Variety: ‘And he was in his early 30s at the time!’

Daniel, ever the over-achiever, put in a shift of 15 years, starring in five Bond films between 2006 and 2021.

So safe to say, whoever comes along next will have big shoes to fill.

Despite the rumour mill going mad over the past year, sources close to Idris, who was long considered a front-runner for the role, shut down speculation that he’s the man for the job.

A source has claimed: ‘Fans and Barbara wanted Idris but he wants to create something for himself.

‘However, he’s put forward names to play 007.’

They added to The Sun: ‘He’s “informally” in the decision-making process as he’s been in talks with producers for so long.’

Speaking with Metro.co.uk last year he said: ‘Well I would say… There is nothing to say.

‘I mean, it’s such a nice compliment to be considered, in most people’s opinion, to be the next James Bond. But that’s not a reality. So hey, it is what it is.’

Plus, he’s said he wants his role as Luther to turn into a more Bond-esque situation.

Meanwhile, director Sam Mendes has said he wants a female director to take on Bond.

‘I don’t envy Barbara [Brocolli, producer] having to follow Daniel’s [Craig] five movies,’ Mendes told Deadline.

‘He reinvigorated the franchise, but the franchise is so huge that it’s very difficult for a younger actor to step into that.

‘Let me rephrase that. I think that the actor playing Bond is going to evolve, the director has to evolve.

‘I think it would be wonderful to see a woman directing Bond. I think it would be wonderful.’


Get More Stories Like This On: Facebook: @AllNaijaEntertainment, Twitter: @AllNaijaEntertainment

Click to comment

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published.

Your daily horoscope for Monday, July 25, 2022
Horoscope11 hours ago

Your daily horoscope for Wednesday, September 28, 2022

Lagos monarch jailed 15 years for faking kidnap
News11 hours ago

Lagos monarch jailed 15 years for faking kidnap

News12 hours ago

Man threatens to commit suicide

News12 hours ago

Court remands old man for allegedly defiling 4-year-old girl

Watch this walking table with 12 legs
Technology12 hours ago

Watch this walking table with 12 legs

Russia expecting answer from Apple for blocking its largest social media app
Technology12 hours ago

Russia expecting answer from Apple for blocking its largest social media app

US Embassy warns Americans should leave Russia
News13 hours ago

US Embassy warns Americans should leave Russia

Chelsea made a mistake over Conor Gallagher – Glen Johnson
Sports13 hours ago

Chelsea made a mistake over Conor Gallagher – Glen Johnson

Mikael Silvestre explains why Arsenal could be in trouble for north London derby
Sports13 hours ago

Mikael Silvestre explains why Arsenal could be in trouble for north London derby

Graham Potter created a ‘problem’ with Raheem Sterling at Chelsea – William Gallas
Sports14 hours ago

Graham Potter created a ‘problem’ with Raheem Sterling at Chelsea – William Gallas

Christian Pulisic ready to ‘prove himself’ under Graham Potter
Sports14 hours ago

Christian Pulisic ready to ‘prove himself’ under Graham Potter

Tiwa Savage performs her brand-new single with Major Lazer at Paris Fashion Week
Entertainment14 hours ago

Tiwa Savage performs her brand-new single with Major Lazer at Paris Fashion Week

Victony, Tems, Oxlade amongst featured artists on Show Dem Camp's 'PalmWine Music III'
Entertainment15 hours ago

Victony, Tems, Oxlade amongst featured artists on Show Dem Camp’s ‘PalmWine Music III’

Entertainment15 hours ago

I am bl**dy proud of myself – DJ Cuppy

Entertainment15 hours ago

Reekado Banks loses his mom

Sports1 day ago

Xavi: 18-year-old Roman Vega Joins Barcelona’s First-team Training

Davido spotted in the studio with 'Chance the Rapper'
Entertainment2 days ago

Davido spotted in the studio with ‘Chance the Rapper’

Group confronts Ohanaeze youths over Soludo’s anti-Igbo comments
News2 days ago

Group confronts Ohanaeze youths over Soludo’s anti-Igbo comments

News2 days ago

Troops detain 2 alleged kidnappers, rescue 5 victims in A’Ibom

News2 days ago

Auto crash in Niger, two people died, eight injured

80% road traffic accidents caused by human error – Shehu Mohammed
News2 days ago

80% road traffic accidents caused by human error – Shehu Mohammed

News2 days ago

APC indefinitely postpones commencement of campaign

Tony Bellew urges Anthony Joshua to reject Tyson Fury’s 60-40 offer – AJ is the biggest draw in the heavyweight division!
Sports2 days ago

Tyson Fury slams Anthony Joshua ‘Coward’

Gareth Southgate confirms Manchester United star's injury
Sports2 days ago

Gareth Southgate confirms Manchester United star’s injury

Stuart Pearce hits back at Harry Maguire
Sports2 days ago

Stuart Pearce hits back at Harry Maguire

Luke Shaw sends message to Erik ten Hag after losing his Man Utd place
Sports2 days ago

Luke Shaw sends message to Erik ten Hag after losing his Man Utd place

Your daily horoscope for Monday, July 25, 2022
Horoscope2 days ago

Your daily horoscope for Tuesday, September 27, 2022

Reese Witherspoon and Ashton Kutcher unveil new rom-com
Entertainment2 days ago

Reese Witherspoon and Ashton Kutcher unveil new rom-com

How to watch Hocus Pocus and when it came out?
Entertainment2 days ago

How to watch Hocus Pocus and when it comes out?

Arctic Monkeys sign contract to play the Pyramid Stage at Glastonbury in 2023
Entertainment2 days ago

Arctic Monkeys sign contract to play the Pyramid Stage at Glastonbury in 2023

Ed Sheeran surprises Ibiza with wholesome backstreet boys cover
Entertainment2 days ago

Ed Sheeran surprises Ibiza with wholesome backstreet boys cover

Sowore calls Peter Obi Obasanjo’s lapdog
News2 days ago

Sowore calls Peter Obi Obasanjo’s lapdog

Eric Cantona offered to be Manchester United’s president of football
Sports2 days ago

Eric Cantona offered to be Manchester United’s president of football

Watford appoint fifth manager in just under a year
Sports3 days ago

Watford appoint fifth manager in just under a year

Gareth Southgate explains decision to leave Alexander-Arnold out of England squad
Sports3 days ago

Gareth Southgate explains decision to leave Alexander-Arnold out of England squad

Harvey Manson reveals ongoing consideration for Afrobeats category
Entertainment3 days ago

Harvey Manson reveals ongoing consideration for Afrobeats category

Fifa unveils the Soundtrack for Fifa 2023
Entertainment3 days ago

Fifa unveils the Soundtrack for Fifa 2023

‘I can’t wait for the adventures’ – Molly-Mae Hague expecting first child with Tommy Fury
Entertainment3 days ago

‘I can’t wait for the adventures’ – Molly-Mae Hague expecting first child with Tommy Fury

Rihanna
Entertainment3 days ago

Rihanna headlining Super Bowl Halftime Show 2023

Your daily horoscope for Monday, July 25, 2022
Horoscope3 days ago

Your daily horoscope for Monday, September 26, 2022

AMAKA THE LESBIAN
ANE Stories6 days ago

[STORY] AMAKA THE LESBIAN (Final Episode 68)

AMAKA THE LESBIAN
ANE Stories6 days ago

[STORY] AMAKA THE LESBIAN (Episode 61)

AMAKA THE LESBIAN
ANE Stories6 days ago

[STORY] AMAKA THE LESBIAN (Episode 63)

AMAKA THE LESBIAN
ANE Stories6 days ago

[STORY] AMAKA THE LESBIAN (Episode 65)

AMAKA THE LESBIAN
ANE Stories6 days ago

[STORY] AMAKA THE LESBIAN (Episode 62)

AMAKA THE LESBIAN
ANE Stories6 days ago

[STORY] AMAKA THE LESBIAN (Episode 67)

AMAKA THE LESBIAN
ANE Stories6 days ago

[STORY] AMAKA THE LESBIAN (Episode 66)

AMAKA THE LESBIAN
ANE Stories6 days ago

[STORY] AMAKA THE LESBIAN (Episode 64)

AMAKA THE LESBIAN
ANE Stories6 days ago

[STORY] AMAKA THE LESBIAN (Episode 60)

AMAKA THE LESBIAN
ANE Stories6 days ago

[STORY] AMAKA THE LESBIAN (Episode 59)

AMAKA THE LESBIAN
ANE Stories6 days ago

[STORY] AMAKA THE LESBIAN (Episode 58)

AFRICA MY LOVER by Sadiq_Infinity (Capri Leo) - ANE Story
ANE Stories5 days ago

[STORY] AFRICA MY LOVER (Complete Episodes)

AMAKA THE LESBIAN
ANE Stories6 days ago

[STORY] AMAKA THE LESBIAN (Episode 57)

AMAKA THE LESBIAN
ANE Stories6 days ago

[STORY] AMAKA THE LESBIAN (Episode 55)

AMAKA THE LESBIAN
ANE Stories6 days ago

[STORY] AMAKA THE LESBIAN (Episode 54)

AMAKA THE LESBIAN
ANE Stories6 days ago

[STORY] AMAKA THE LESBIAN (Episode 52)

Sports1 day ago

Xavi: 18-year-old Roman Vega Joins Barcelona’s First-team Training

AMAKA THE LESBIAN
ANE Stories6 days ago

[STORY] AMAKA THE LESBIAN (Episode 56)

AMAKA THE LESBIAN
ANE Stories6 days ago

[STORY] AMAKA THE LESBIAN (Episode 53)

HIS GIFT, YOUR LIFE by MIRIAM EDEM _ AllNaijaEntertainment
ANE Stories5 days ago

[STORY] HIS GIFT, YOUR LIFE (Complete Episodes)

Your star sign’s tarot horoscope – The New Moon in Libra is all about living well
Horoscope6 days ago

Your star sign’s tarot horoscope – The New Moon in Libra is all about living well

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang opens up about ‘bad moments’ at former club
Sports4 days ago

Pierre-Emerick Aubameyang opens up about ‘bad moments’ at former club

AFRICA MY LOVER by Sadiq_Infinity (Capri Leo) - ANE Story
ANE Stories5 days ago

[STORY] AFRICA MY LOVER (Episode 01)

Your weekly tarot horoscope for July 24 to July 30 – and Jupiter going retrograde
Horoscope4 days ago

Your weekly tarot horoscope for September 25 to October 1 and the start of Libra season

AFRICA MY LOVER by Sadiq_Infinity (Capri Leo) - ANE Story
ANE Stories5 days ago

[STORY] AFRICA MY LOVER (Episode 38)

AFRICA MY LOVER by Sadiq_Infinity (Capri Leo) - ANE Story
ANE Stories5 days ago

[STORY] AFRICA MY LOVER (Episode 41)

AFRICA MY LOVER by Sadiq_Infinity (Capri Leo) - ANE Story
ANE Stories5 days ago

[STORY] AFRICA MY LOVER (Episode 18)

Graham Potter created a ‘problem’ with Raheem Sterling at Chelsea – William Gallas
Sports14 hours ago

Graham Potter created a ‘problem’ with Raheem Sterling at Chelsea – William Gallas

HIS GIFT, YOUR LIFE by MIRIAM EDEM _ AllNaijaEntertainment
ANE Stories5 days ago

[STORY] HIS GIFT, YOUR LIFE (Episode 01)

AFRICA MY LOVER by Sadiq_Infinity (Capri Leo) - ANE Story
ANE Stories5 days ago

[STORY] AFRICA MY LOVER (Episode 14)

AFRICA MY LOVER by Sadiq_Infinity (Capri Leo) - ANE Story
ANE Stories5 days ago

[STORY] AFRICA MY LOVER (Final Episode 42)

Your daily horoscope for Monday, July 25, 2022
Horoscope3 days ago

Your daily horoscope for Monday, September 26, 2022

AFRICA MY LOVER by Sadiq_Infinity (Capri Leo) - ANE Story
ANE Stories5 days ago

[STORY] AFRICA MY LOVER (Episode 17)

AFRICA MY LOVER by Sadiq_Infinity (Capri Leo) - ANE Story
ANE Stories5 days ago

[STORY] AFRICA MY LOVER (Episode 33)

AFRICA MY LOVER by Sadiq_Infinity (Capri Leo) - ANE Story
ANE Stories5 days ago

[STORY] AFRICA MY LOVER (Episode 40)

AFRICA MY LOVER by Sadiq_Infinity (Capri Leo) - ANE Story
ANE Stories5 days ago

[STORY] AFRICA MY LOVER (Episode 34)

Your daily horoscope for Monday, July 25, 2022
Horoscope4 days ago

Your daily horoscope for Sunday, September 25, 2022

AFRICA MY LOVER by Sadiq_Infinity (Capri Leo) - ANE Story
ANE Stories5 days ago

[STORY] AFRICA MY LOVER (Episode 37)

AFRICA MY LOVER by Sadiq_Infinity (Capri Leo) - ANE Story
ANE Stories5 days ago

[STORY] AFRICA MY LOVER (Episode 31)

AFRICA MY LOVER by Sadiq_Infinity (Capri Leo) - ANE Story
ANE Stories5 days ago

[STORY] AFRICA MY LOVER (Episode 25)

ANE Billboard Hots