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Daniel Craig wants to quit James Bond role

Daniel Craig wants to quit James Bond role

Nov 7 2012, 10:03am CST | by

Daniel Craig wants ''to get out'' of playing James Bond and says someone can ''wipe their ass'' with his contract.

Daniel Craig wants ''to get out'' of playing James Bond. The 44-year-old actor - who reprised his role as the suave spy for the third time in 'Skyfall' - is keen to quit the role, despite having...

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Daniel Craig wants to quit James Bond role

Nov 7 2012, 10:03am CST | by

Daniel Craig wants ''to get out'' of playing James Bond and says someone can ''wipe their ass'' with his contract.

Daniel Craig wants ''to get out'' of playing James Bond.
The 44-year-old actor - who reprised his role as the suave spy for the third time in 'Skyfall' - is keen to quit the role, despite having signed up for the 24th and 25th movies in the franchise, and says someone can ''wipe their ass'' with his contract.
Prior to Skyfall's release, he told Rolling Stone magazine: ''I've been trying to get out of this from the very moment I got into it. But they won't let me go, and I've agreed to do a couple more, but let's see how this one does, because business is business and if the [bleep] goes down, I've got a contract that somebody will happily wipe their ass with.''
But following Skyfall's success, Daniel was full of praise for the motion picture and said he ''f***ing loved'' starring in the project.
The 'Girl with the Dragon Tattoo' actor also had a great night at the London premiere of 'Skyfall' last month, saying it is the ''biggest and best'' he's ever been to.
He told BANG Showbiz: ''The reception is incredible. This is my third Bond premiere and it's the biggest and the best.''
'Skyfall' sees Daniel star alongside Dame Judi Dench, Javier Bardem, Naomie Harris, Ralph Fiennes and Berenice Marlohe.

 
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6 days ago

BOND 24 News: Lea Seydoux Set to Play Femme Fatale; Dave Bautista Rumored for “Villain in the Mold of Jaws and Oddjob”

Oct 13 2014 10:11am CDT | Source: Collider

With James Bond 24's December start date fast approaching, some casting news is finally beginning to surface.  First up, Daily Mail reports that Lea Seydoux (Mission: Impossible – Ghost Protocol) has signed on to play the "femme fatale" and "will meet fellow cast members, led by Daniel Craig, Ralph Fiennes, Ben Whishaw and Naomie Harris, for a script rehearsal in late November,".  We reported a couple months ago that Seydoux was being eyed to play a ...
Source: Collider   Full article at: Collider
 

 
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6 days ago

Dave Bautista Cast As Villain In ‘Bond 24′

Oct 13 2014 8:00am CDT | Source: Slash Film

Wrestler Dave Bautista is going from Marvel to martinis. The Guardians of the Galaxy star has reportedly be cast as a major henchman named Hinx in Sam Mendes’ Bond 24. The film starts filming in December aimed at a November 6, 2015 release. Latino Review broke the news of the Bond 24 villain casting. Bautista fits the description producers gave a few weeks back about what they were looking for in the Bond 24 villain: We are looking to follow in the tradition of JAWS and ODDJOB in finding an ico ...
Source: Slash Film   Full article at: Slash Film
 

 
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6 days ago

James Bond 24: Dave Bautista is a Bond Villain!

Oct 13 2014 7:00am CDT | Source: movie fanatic

Dave Bautista is loving life right now as the Guardians of the Galaxy star has gone from superhero to super-villain in the span of several months. We have news that Bautista has signed on to be the next (great) Bond villain in Bond 24, set to face off against Daniel Craig’s 007 when the film lands November 6, 2015. When we spoke to the actor for our Dave Bautista exclusive interview for Guardians of the Galaxy, he was so thankful to director James Gunn for giving him a chance b ...
Source: movie fanatic   Full article at: movie fanatic
 

 
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1 week ago

Dave Bautista Is The "Bond 24" Henchman?

Oct 13 2014 5:55am CDT | Source: Dark Horizons

The other week came a report that the filmmakers behind the upcoming next entry in the James Bond franchise were seeking an actor to play a henchman named Hinx. Specifically the plan was to deliver an iconic Bond villain henchman along the lines of Jaw, Oddjob and Red Grant. The character would have several fights with Daniel Craig's James Bond and so they were looking for someone tall, physically imposing, with stunt training expe ...
Source: Dark Horizons   Full article at: Dark Horizons
 

 
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1 week ago

Is Dave Bautista On For Bond 24?

Oct 13 2014 4:49am CDT | Source: Empire Online

He's rumoured for henchman HinxAs with the Lea Seydoux reports from Friday, today's Bond 24 news remains unconfirmed by any official word from EON. But reports are coming in that Dave Bautista has also scored a role in the as-yet untitled Bond 24. If Latino Review's secret sources are accurate, we can expect to see the former wrestler as a henchman called Hinx.As per the casting call, Sam Mendes and his ...
Source: Empire Online   Full article at: Empire Online
 

 
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1 week ago

Dave Bautista For Bond 24?

Oct 13 2014 3:32am CDT | Source: Empire Online

Rumoured for henchman HinxAs with the Lea Seydoux "reveal" from Friday, this remains unconfirmed until official word from EON. But reports are coming in that Dave Bautista has also scored a role in the as-yet untitled Bond 24. If Latino Review's secret sources are accurate, we can expect to see the former wrestler as a henchman called Hinx.As per the casting call, Sam Mendes and his team were looking for someone "ideally over 6'2"... imposing and physically fit. ...
Source: Empire Online   Full article at: Empire Online
 

 
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Dave Bautista cast in Bond 24?

Oct 13 2014 12:56am CDT | Source: Total Film

Dave Bautista was one of the surprise packages of Guardians Of The Galaxy, and it looks like the former wrestler is set to be rewarded for his scene-stealing antics with a role in the new Bond film. Not so long ago, it was reported that the production was looking for “an imposing, extremely physically fit actor… someone very unusual, possibly from a sports background”, to play one of the antagonist’s henchmen. Well, according to Latino Review, Bautista is the man for the ...
Source: Total Film   Full article at: Total Film
 

 
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1 week ago

Rumor: Guardians' Dave Bautista Cast as Henchman Hinx in Bond 24

Oct 13 2014 12:28am CDT | Source: ign

A new rumor claims that Guardians of the Galaxy's Dave Bautista - aka Drax the Destroyer - will star as baddie Hinx in the next Bond flick. Latino Review's report says Bautista has nabbed the role, which we detailed in August as a giant powerhouse of a henchman "in the vein of Oddjob and Jaws." The role is reported to require someone "extremely physically fit and over 6' 2". "Whoever wins the role will hav ...
Source: ign   Full article at: ign
 

 
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1 week ago

Dynamite Announces New James Bond Comics

Oct 8 2014 9:37am CDT | Source: Empire Online

Bond will return... in inkThose looking for a James Bond fix before next autumn's Skyfall follow-up may just have found their answer. Dynamite Entertainment, prolific publishers of film and TV tie-in comics, have just announced that they've snagged the Bond licence, both for adaptations of existing stories and for new adventures."Bond is one of the greatest cultural icons in the world” says Dynamite's Nick Barrucci in a statement from the New York Comic-Con. "It ...
Source: Empire Online   Full article at: Empire Online
 

 
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1 week ago

Could Spider-Man Join The Avengers: Marvel Rumor Has Us Intrigued!

Oct 7 2014 11:30am CDT | Source: movie fanatic

There are movie rumors that have us shrugging our shoulders (Daniel Craig in Star Wars: Episode VII) and others that we wish were true. Plant this latest Marvel rumor in the latter department. HitFix is reporting that Sony and Marvel (which is owned by Disney) are in early discussions about finding a way to get Spider-Man into the Marvel Cinematic Universe. As fans of the webbed wonder know, ...
Source: movie fanatic   Full article at: movie fanatic
 

 

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