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Ida Engvoll And Disa Östrand Have Screen Tested For The Next James Bond Movie

I dare say some non-Swedes also tested, or at least auditioned, but don’t be surprised to see one of the above take the role.

Casting Underway On Bond 24 – Chiwetel Ejiofor Wanted For Villain, Two Actresses Sought‏

He’s just a fine, fine actor. It’s also worth noting that he’s incredibly charismatic and would make for a great “charmer villain” type.

Sam Mendes’ 25 Rules For Directors‏

How to make Skyfall in 25 easy steps. Okay, not quite.

Penny Dreadful Promo: Ten Years Of Genre Classics – Dracula, War Of The Worlds, Dr. Moreau And More

On the literary roots of John Logan, Sam Mendes and JA Bayona’s new Showtime series.

First Proper Teaser For Penny Dreadful – Eva Green Goes Wild For The Cross

Did somebody say “psycho-sexual”?

Report: Miss Moneypenny To Be A Field Agent, Not Stuck Behind A Desk In Next James Bond Movie

Naomie Harris is about to launch into doing press for Mandela: The Long Walk To Freedom so I dare say she’s going to face a lot of repetitive questioning about this.

Now Is The Time To Buy All The James Bond Movies On Blu-ray, Including Skyfall

23 James Bond film on Blu-ray are currently 63% off. But probably not for long.

James Bond 24: Sam Mendes Officially Directing For 2015 Release

Releases dates for the UK and the US confirmed and a comment from Sam Mendes on his return.

Full Trailer For Sam Mendes’ Charlie And The Chocolate Factory

Roald Dahl’s Charlie and the Chocolate Factory was a musical all along, with the lyrics to several songs right there on the page.

The Orphanage’s JA Bayona To Direct Sam Mendes And John Logan’s Penny Dreadful – UPDATED

The next collaboration between Skyfall’s Sam Mendes and John Logan is to be Penny Dreadful, a victorian era “erotic horror” show for Showtime.

Rumour: Penelope Cruz Already Set As “Bond Girl” For Next Film

And how many more films will Sam Mendes sign on for?

Next James Bond Film Put On Hold Until Sam Mendes Can Come Back To Direct Again

This could be some time as Mendes has commitments to theatre which will see him through something like the next twelve months.

Report: Christopher Nolan Offered The Next James Bond Film

Seeing as Sam Mendes has quite conclusively rebuffed their offers to return for more, it seems that the James Bond producers have approached Chris Nolan with an offer to direct the next episode.

James Bond Director To Be Named “Soon,” MGM Want Film Out “Within The Next 3 Years”

It looks like the old two-year pattern from years gone by might not be so easy to stick to these days.

Bond 24 Needs A New Director – Sam Mendes Explains Why He Won’t Be Back

Last we heard he was 75% sure to come back. So why did he turn it down?

Sam Mendes “75 Percent” Set To Direct Next Bond, Two Film Storyline Plans Abandoned

Previous intel on the future of James Bond suggested that John Logan, the screenwriter who finished off Skyfall, had cooked up a two-part storyline. This was reportedly going to be set to be spread across Bond movies 24 and 25.

Frankenstein Show From Sam Mendes And John Logan Headed To Showtime

Showtime are investing in Mendes’ monster mash.

Sam Mendes Co-Created The Idea For The Next Bond Film? Will He Return To Direct?

I’d rather see Sam Mendes direct Bond 24 than anything else, I think.