Danny Boyle’s James Bond Was ‘Crazy, Madcap, and Extraordinary,’ Says 007 Crew Member

Danny Boyle’s James Bond Was ‘Crazy, Madcap, and Extraordinary,’ Says 007 Crew Member
The upcoming James Bond tentpole “No Time to Die” is in good hands with “Beasts of No Nation” and “True Detective” director Cary Fukunaga, but part of the 007 fandom will always wonder what Daniel Craig’s final outing as Bond would’ve looked like with original director Danny Boyle. The “28 Days Later” and “Slumdog Millionaire” Oscar winner boarded Bond 25 with his “Trainspotting” writer John Hodge after successfully pitching an original idea to franchise producers Barbara Broccoli and Michael G. Wilson. The producers liked Boyle’s plan enough to put on hold the script being developed by franchise veterans Neal Purvis and Robert Wade, who previously wrote all of Craig’s Bond adventures. What Boyle’s ideas were have never been confirmed, but they ended up being polarizing enough for him to leave the project over “creative differences.”

“What John [Hodge] and I were doing, I thought, was really good,” Boyle
See full article at Indiewire »

Similar News


Recently Viewed