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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
Jack Reynor Naomie Harrie Jungle Book
Following yesterday’s announcement that Benedict Cumberbatch had signed on to Andy Serkis‘ “Jungle Book: Origins” as Shere Khan, news comes today via THR and Variety that Jack Reynor and Naomie Harris have been recruited to voice Brother Wolf and Nisha, respectively. Also new to the cast of this Warner Bros. adaptation of the 1894 Rudyard Kipling classic are Christian Bale as the voice of Bagheera, Cate Blanchett as Kaa, Eddie Marsan as Vihaan, Tom Hollander as Tabaqui, and Peter Mullan as wolf pack leader Akela. Callie Kloves marks her screenwritingRead More
Screening Of "Mandela: Long Walk To Freedom" Hosted By U2, Anna Wintour And Bob & Harvey Weinstein With Burberry
While it was looking as if Lupita N’yongo would join Antoine Fuqua’s upcoming boxing drama “Southpaw,” Deadline recently reported that Naomie Harris has signed on instead and will star alongside Jake Gyllenhaal. The story follows a welterweight champion (Gyllenhaal) who, despite cultivating a successful career, suffers from a crumbling personal and family life. Harris will play a social worker named Angela who works with Gyllenhaal’s character and his daughter. Rachel McAdams and Forest Whitaker also star.  Naomie Harris first gained attention when she joined the “Pirates of the Caribbean” films as theRead 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
From one spy thriller to another. Naomie Harris, who originated the Miss Moneypenny role in “Skyfall” for the Daniel Craig-led reboot of the James Bond franchise, is in final negotiations to play the female lead in John le Carre adaptation “Our Kind of Traitor,” according to The Daily Mail. Ewan McGregor has the male lead in the Susanna White directed adaptation. The two stars play a husband and wife duo who are drawn unwittingly into international politics when they entangle themselves with a Russian guy named Dima (Stellan Skarsgard), whoRead More
Ever year, Vanity Fair spotlights some of the hottest rising actors and actresses of the moment by putting them on the cover of their Hollywood issue, and this year they’ve done it again, featuring iconic movie stars Julia Roberts and George Clooney flanked by a plethora of some of our favorite rising stars, including: Chiwetel Ejiofor, Idris Elba, Jared Leto, Michael B. Jordan, Lupita Nyong’o, Naomie Harris, Brie Larson, Chadwick Boseman, Margot Robbie and Lea Seydoux. This year’s cover features three first time Oscar nominees. Ejofor is nominated for BestRead 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
They’ve already got one gorgeous Bond Girl in French actress Berenice Marlohe, but director Sam Mendes and star Daniel Craig are still on the search for one more exotic beauty to play a friend or foe to Craig’s smooth-talking MI6 agent in Bond 23 (rumored to be titled “Skyfall” or “Carte Blanche”). Twitch Film report Chinese actress Tang Wei is currently the favorite to take the role though other actresses in the running include Fan Bingbing, Li Bingbing, Shu Qi and Josie Ho, all of whom are complete unknowns inRead More

Posted On September 29, 2011By Linda GeIn Casting

Is French actress Berenice Marlohe the new Bond girl?

Daniel Craig may have found his new Bond girl and, well, she looks an awful lot like his previous ones. Guess James Bond has a type. Twitch Film reports French actress Berenice Marlohe has been cast in an unspecified Bond Girl role in still untitled Bond 23, which sees Craig returning as sleek super spy James Bond under the direction of Sam Mendes. Plot details are inevitably under tight wraps as the film gears up to shoot, but we do know Marlohe will not be the only Bond Girl onRead More