News

CS Video Exclusive: Craig, Daniel Craig

Source:   Edward Douglas
October 26, 2012


When EON Productions was looking for their James Bond 007 for the 21st Century, they turned to Daniel Craig, an actor who had already established himself in strong dramas like Matthew Vaughn's Layer Cake, Sam Mendes' Road to Perdition, Steven Spielberg's Munich and others. It was a daring choice, but one that's definitely paid off as Craig has become one of the definitive Bonds in recent years.

It's been four years since Quantum of Solace and for his third go-round as Bond and the 23rd official Bond movie Skyfall, Craig reunites with director Sam Mendes who had him do a lot of new things like riding a motorcycle, as well as having some of the fun experienced by earlier Bonds, delivering one-liners and flirting with and bedding the beautiful women he meets while on his latest mission.

A few weeks back, ComingSoon.net attended the New York junket for Skyfall and had a chance to talk to Craig. Now mind you, we usually only get four minutes for these sorts of things, but in the video interview below, you can hear the actor talking about:

* Bringing vulnerability to James Bond
* Whether it helped to go back to "Casino Royale" for his first movie
* Some of the new challenges thrown Bond's way
* His scenes with Dame Judi Dench as M
* Whether it will be easier to jump into the next movie (He jokes that "Exploding volcanoes and underground submarines bases are the way forward")
* Whether he has any updates on when he and Fincher might make "The Girl Who Played with Fire" (He tells us they're not sure when it's going to happen)
* It's up to Sony to decide whether to make another Bond movie first


| 4 comments | Add a comment

From Around the Web

comments powered by Disqus
Latest Headlines:

James O'Barr Offers Huge Update on The Crow
Terminator Genisys Storyboards Reveal a Battle Scene
Gal Gadot Passes on Ben-Hur Due to DC Comics Comittments
Takeshi Furusawa's 2006 Ghost Train Headed for English-Language Remake
Wrath of the Titans Scribe Boards Something Wicked This Way Comes
New Trailer and Poster for The SpongeBob Movie: Sponge Out of Water
Legendary's Skull Island Gets a Rewrite from Academy Award Nominee John Gatins
The Bennet Sisters Assemble in the First Still from Pride and Prejudice and Zombies
Casting Breakdown for Supergirl TV Series Reveals New Details
Seth Rogen to Play Steve Wozniak Opposite Christian Bale's Steve Jobs
Evil Dead's Fede Alvarez to Direct A Man in the Dark
A Most Violent Year Reveals a Final Poster Design
New Live-Action Call of Duty: Advanced Warfare Trailer Featuring Taylor Kitsch and Emily Ratajkowski
Lily Collins and Eva Longoria Board Untitled Lowrider Film
10 Moments We Want to See in Captain America: Civil War
Jason Reitman Boards Hulu Series Casual
AMC Picks Up The Night Manager Starring Hugh Laurie and Tom Hiddleston
Most Craved Takes on Marvel's Mighty Movie Announcements

Follow ComingSoon.net on Twitter
MOST ACTIVE
From our partners