Jason Statham will follow Daniel Craig as the unnamed lead in the adaptation of Viva La Madness , the sequel to Layer Cake.
Skyfall director Sam Mendes, who earlier said other commitments would prevent him from returning for Bond 24, has been confirmed to helm the next installment in the franchise.
Director Sam Mendes has reportedly signed on to return for the Skyfall follow-up, which will feature Daniel Craig as James Bond and Academy Award-winning actress Penelope Cruz.
Skyfall producers Barbara Broccoli and Michael G. Wilson, who have overseen the Bond films since 1996, talk with Spinoff Online about the 50th anniversary of the franchise, their special relationship with the 007 actors, and convincing Daniel Craig to sign on for two more installments.
French actress Bérénice Marlohe talks with Spinoff Online about landing her role in Skyfall, creating a backstory for her mysterious character and, yes, that shower scene with star Daniel Craig.
Skyfall actress Naomie Harris talks with Spinoff Online about her modern take on the Bond girl, meeting Daniel Craig, and the thrill of watching Judi Dench work.
Skyfall co-writer John Logan reportedly will return to tackle the screenplay for the next two James Bond films by himself. However, director Sam Mendes isn’t expected to step behind the camera for the another installment.
Daniel Craig’s James Bond employs heavy equipment to board a speeding passenger train in the action-packed first clip from Skyfall. Directed by Sam Mendes, the film opens Oct. 26 in the United Kingdom and Nov. 9 in the United States.
The new poster for Skyfall shows that Bond is back in action — literally. In other exciting news, Adele has been confirmed to sing the film’s theme, appropriately called “Skyfall.”