"We are working on a script right now," Boyle told Metro.us on Wednesday night while attending the premiere of his FX series, Trust.
MGM earlier announced that the 25th edition of the long-running franchise would be written by Neal Purvis and Robert Wade, who collaborated on earlier Bond films: Casino Royale, Quantum of Solace, Skyfall and Spectre.
An MGM spokesperson offered no comment on the media report.
Boyle hopes to start shooting James Bond 25 by the year's end. Before that, he...