Bond 25, the next 007 film sequel will see Daniel Craig as “Bond, James Bond” one more time who will be returning along with new cast members.
The filmmakers have unveiled the cast, in a promotional video attached to the start of production on the upcoming 007’s sequel.
It has been confirmed that Oscar-winner Rami Malek will be playing the villain. The new cast for the film includes Dali Benssalah, Billy Magnussen, Ana de Armas, Lashana Lynch, and David Dencik.
Ralph Fiennes, Naomi Harris, Lea Seydeoux, Ben Whishaw, Rory Kinnear, and Jeffrey Wright will also be returning along Daniel Craig.
It has also been revealed that the locations for the film shoot include London, Italy, and Norway, where some part of the shooting has already taken place.
Film director Cary Fukunaga, in a recorded message released during a live-streamed event on Thursday, said, “I will be making sure Mr. Bond doesn’t have an easy ride in this”.
“I want to make sure that this run of films…have a really great next chapter and just keep upping the ante so whoever is next has a harder job,” Fukunaga further added.
This is going to be Craig’s fifth outing in the role of Agent 007 following Casino Royale, Quantum of Solace, Skyfall, and Spectre.
The producers have also confirmed that the script will be written by Neal Purvis, Robert Wade, Scott Z. Burns, and Phoebe Waller-Bridge.
The announcement was made from Jamaica, outside Ian Flemming’s Goldeneye villa where he wrote all the James Bond novels.