Daniel Craig recently confirmed that No Time To Die will be his final outing as James Bond.
Since No Time To Die started filming, there’s been much speculation regarding Daniel Craig’s place in the iconic James Bond franchise. Whilst promoting Spectre, Daniel Craig was adamant that he wouldn’t be returning to the James Bond franchise under any circumstances. No one’s sure regarding what changed Daniel Craig’s mind, but he signed on to portray James Bond for the fifth time in August 2017. He confirmed his involvement with No Time To Die on The Colbert Show and now, three years later, Daniel Craig has said that the film will be his final outing as James Bond on the very same show.
You can check out the interview with James Bond star Daniel Craig and Stephen Colbert below.
In the interview, Daniel Craig genuinely seems adamant that he won’t be returning to the James Bond franchise. While it was a brief statement, it certainly held some weight, “It’s done”. In fact, Stephen Colbert even suggested that Daniel Craig has gained a few pounds considering No Time To Die has finished filming.
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Bond has left active service and is enjoying a tranquil life in Jamaica. His peace is short-lived when his old friend Felix Leiter from the CIA turns up asking for help. The mission to rescue a kidnapped scientist turns out to be far more treacherous than expected, leading Bond onto the trail of a mysterious villain armed with dangerous new technology.
Directed by Cary Joji Fukunaga from a script written by Neal Purvis and Robert Wade, No Time to Die includes Daniel Craig, Ralph Fiennes, Naomie Harris, Ben Whishaw, Lea Seydoux, Rory Kinnear, Jeffrey Wright, as well as franchise newcomers Rami Malek, Ana de Armas, Lashana Lynch, Billy Magnussen, David Dencik and Dali Benssalah.
No Time To Die opens in theaters on April 8, 2020