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“Bond 24” is officially on its way and this morning, many new details were revealed. “Spectre” is the official title of the film, which will see Daniel Craig returning as 007, Naomie Harris back as Eve, aka Miss Moneypenny, Ben Whishaw returning as gadget master Q and Ralph Fiennes continuing on as the new M. New additions to the cast include Lea Seydoux as the newest Bond Girl Madeline Swan, first rumored over the summer. Monica Belluci is also on board as another lovely friend or foe for Bond toRead More
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Posted On August 6, 2014By Alfonso EspinaIn Casting

Léa Seydoux Frontrunner to Play Bond Girl in ‘Bond 24’

French actress Léa Seydoux is reportedly the top choice to star opposite Daniel Craig in the next James Bond film. The aptly nicknamed “Bond 24” will be the 24th film in the British spy franchise and will see the return of both director Sam Mendes and screenwriter John Logan of “Skyfall.” In addition to Craig as 007, Ralph Fiennes, Naomie Harris and Ben Whishaw are all set to reprise their roles as M, Moneypenny and Q, respectively. Details on the Bond girl that Seydoux is being considered for have yetRead More
Chiwetel Ejiofor could be following up his first Oscar nomination with a major role in an iconic franchise, with The Wrap reporting the “12 Years a Slave” star has emerged as the frontrunner to play the main villain in the next James Bond film – “Bond 24” for now – opposite Daniel Craig’s 007. There’s no word yet on who he may play. Ejiofor does not have an official offer and no negotiations have begun yet, but wouldn’t it be great if this ends up happening? Sam Mendes is returningRead More
“The Kings of Summer” star Gabriel Basso is set to play one of the lead roles in upcoming courtroom drama film “The Whole Truth,” opposite Daniel Craig and Renee Zellweger, according to Deadline. The film stars Craig as a skilled defense attorney fighting to get his teenage defendant acquitted for the murder of his wealthy father. Basso will play the defendant, who is described as a confused and conflicted young man. “The Whole Truth” is set to start filming in Boston this month under the direction of Courtney Hunt. BassoRead More
George Clooney is stepping back behind the camera for his follow-up to political thriller “The Ides of March” and this time he’s assembled an even more A-list cast in front of the camera. For the WWII set drama “The Monuments Men”, Clooney will also star, alongside Daniel Craig, Bill Murray, Cate Blanchett, Jean Dujardin, John Goodman, Hugh Bonneville and Bob Balaban. Clooney and producing partner Grant Heslov wrote the script based on the true story of the Monuments Men, American and British museum directors, curators, art historians, and others whoRead More
James Bond is back in a big way if the first teaser trailer for “Skyfall”, Daniel Craig’s third time around as 007, is any indication. Sam Mendes is behind the director’s chair this time, and the first footage from the film, with Bond playing the most intense game of word association game ever, looks very promising. After the convoluted disappointment that was “Quantum of Solace”, “Skyfall” promises to leave the confusing mythology of the global terrorist network that the first two films revolved around behind in favor of a stand-aloneRead More
It’s not James Bond without Bond Girls, so while Daniel Craig has done an amazing job carrying on the legacy of the iconic British spy, he always gets some help in the form of beautiful young actresses who rotate duties as friends and foes of 007. In Sam Mendes’ currently filming “Skyfall”, the 23rd in the series and Craig’s 3rd round as Bond, French actress Berenice Marlohe and British thesp Naomie Harris get the honor of flanking Craig as the newest Bond Girls. Today a new video production blog asRead More
Back in September, moviegoers who showed up to see an advance screening of Sony Pictures’ remake of “Straw Dogs” were treated to a welcome surprise: An unprecedented eight minute long trailer for one of the most highly anticipated movies of the year, “The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo”, directed by David Fincher, adapted from the international bestseller by Stieg Larsson and starring promising talent Rooney Mara as the iconic goth punk cyber genius Lisbeth Salander. I saw the trailer back in September and, after being completely blown away, have lamentedRead More
We’ve had images, a full length trailer and controversial posters, but here’s a brand new TV spot for David Fincher’s “The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo” (via ComingSoon), with new footage focusing on Rooney Mara‘s Lisbeth Salander, a heavily tattooed and pierced goth computer hacker genius. This is guaranteed to be a career-changing performance for Mara, who wowed audiences as the scene-stealing ex-girlfriend of Mark Zuckerberg in 2010’s “The Social Network” but has yet to showcase her full range of skills in a leading role. Regardless, she is already gainingRead More
One of our most anticipated Fall releases (and to be honest, perhaps our top most anticipated release of the year!), “The Girl With The Dragon Tattoo” is director David Fincher’s adaptation of the international best selling novel by Steig Larsson. Rising actress Rooney Mara stars as Lisbeth Salander, a heavily tattooed and pierced goth computer hacker genius, who teams up with Daniel Craig‘s Mikael Blomkvist to solve the cold case of a young girl who went missing in the 1960s. Gearing up for a December 21st release date in theRead More