Daniel Craig has announced that he really wasn’t expecting some of the harsh criticism thrown his way after being announced as the new James Bond and when beginning work on Casino Royale.
According to Digital Spy, Craig said in a recent article with Empire magazine: ‘Seriously, I didn’t really expect it… I’ve been acting a while and know you can’t believe the bad stuff and can’t believe the good stuff either. But you still take it in. You can’t help it. After all the fuss, I’m giving everything I can to make a fantastic movie.’
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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. Casino Royale will premiere on 14 November in London. Starring Daniel Craig as James Bond; locations include 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.