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Daniel Craig Rumored to Return for ‘Bond 25’ Set for 2019 Release Date

James Bond 25 Rumor

Hot on the heels of the announcement that Eon Productions had set a November 8th 2019 release date for James Bond 25, comes an update that Daniel Craig’s return is a “done deal.”

Although not official, it feels right. Craig is an okay actor. The guy deserves to make a last one and become the third longest running Bond — Roger Moore and Sean Connery played Bond in a total of seven films (if you count Never Say Never Again for Connery).

Five Hollywood Studios are Fighting Over James Bond

Fighting Over Distribution Rights

The NY Times reports that five Hollywood studio giants are in contention for the James Bond distribution rights.

Sony Pictures four-film distribution deal with MGM and Eon Productions to distribute the franchise has expired after the release of Spectre and all of a sudden in the running to obtain James Bond are also Warner Bros., Universal Pictures, 20th Century Fox, and the newly launched Annapurna Pictures.

Tom Hiddleston Reportedly in “Advanced Talks” to Play James Bond

Casting Rumor

Birth.Movies.Death., a reputable movie outlet, has word from “sources close to Tom Hiddleston” that the Avengers villain, long a favorite choice to take on James Bond (aside from Idris Elba), is “in advanced talks” to be the replacement for Daniel Craig in what would be the 25th installment in the long-running franchise.