1. Casino Royale – Official Website Report #5

    By Devin Zydel on 2006-06-13
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    The official Casino Royale website blog has been updated by ‘Yarborough.’ Coverage this time centers on the return of Dame Judi Dench as ‘M.’

    This official report features a small interview with Dame Judi Dench, on location at the Strahov Monastery, where James Bond’s actions ‘have had repercussions’ for ‘M.’ According to the actress: ‘I’m glad that we’ve gone back to Ian Fleming again and just really pleased to be here. What an interesting script and what a good story to tell.’ Speaking of her character, she says: ‘She’s only just given him 007 status and so he’s very untried and raw. But it’s a good arc of story…’ Read the entire report here.

    Stay tuned to CBn for all the latest news on Casino Royale and all things James Bond 007.

    Casino Royale is the 21st James Bond 007 film produced by franchise holders Eon Productions. The MGM/Columbia Pictures production began shooting in January and is due for release worldwide on 17 November 2006. Starring Daniel Craig as James Bond, it is currently being filmed in the Czech Republic, the Bahamas, Italy and the UK.

    The film co-stars Eva Green, Mads Mikkelsen, Jeffrey Wright, Judi Dench, Giancarlo Giannini, Caterina Murino, Simon Abkarian, Tobias Menzies, Ivana Milicevic, Clemens Schick, Ludger Pistor, Claudio Santamaria, and Isaach De Bankole.