British Actor Daniel Craig confirms that he will return for the fifth time to the fame MI5 spy series as James Bond. In the still to be confirmed untitled 25th James Bond aka Agent 007 movie.
He revealed this on The Late Show with Stephen Colbert on Tuesday night when asked: “Daniel Craig will you return as James Bond?” And he simply replied with “yes” and the studio audience erupted in applause.
The franchise has reached new heights with Craig portraying the spy protagonist all suited up with a license to kill. Last four movies of this franchise were – Casino Royale, Quantum of Solace, Skyfall and Spectre.
What more even the seven times Bond Roger Moore told the Time magazine in 2012 that Craig, “is the Bond. He’s quite brilliant…to me, he looks like a killer. He looks as though he knows what’s he’s doing.”
A gross total of $8.8 billion was grossed worldwide in the box office with Daniel Craig as James Bond in the four movies.
Why this came as a surprise? Well to say the least the actor in the past had straight out denied to ever play the role again in the future. This latest Bond movie is set to be released on November 8th, 2019.