LOS ANGELES: James Bond actor Daniel Craig will bear ankle surgical procedure after injuring himself whereas filming the spy franchise’s newest instalment, however the film stays on schedule for an April 2020 launch, producers mentioned on Wednesday.
A posting on the official James Bond Twitter account mentioned the surgical procedure was minor and that Craig damage himself whereas taking pictures in Jamaica.
BOND 25 replace: Daniel Craig shall be present process minor ankle surgical procedure ensuing from an damage sustained throughout filming in Jamaica. Manufacturing will proceed while Craig is rehabilitating for 2 weeks post-surgery. The movie stays on observe for a similar launch date in April 2020. pic.twitter.com/qJN0Sn4gEx
— James Bond (@007) May 22, 2019
“Manufacturing will proceed while Craig is rehabilitating for 2 weeks post-surgery. The movie stays on observe for a similar launch date in April 2020,” the tweet mentioned.
The nonetheless untitled film, identified by the working title “Bond 25,” shall be Craig’s fifth go-around as Britain’s most well-known fictional undercover agent.
British media reported that Craig, 51, slipped and damage himself on set final week whereas filming an motion sequence.
The MGM spy franchise is likely one of the film world’s most profitable with 2015’s “Spectre,” directed by Sam Mendes, raking in $880 million on the field workplace worldwide, whereas “Skyfall” in 2012, additionally directed by Mendes, grossed greater than $1 billion globally.
Bond 25 is being directed by American Cary Joji Fukunaga.