The tough highway to manufacturing on the most recent James Bond movie has hit one other hurdle after capturing was reportedly suspended following an damage to star Daniel Craig. Based on British newspaper The Solar, the actor fell whereas sprinting on the set in Jamaica final week and has been flown to the U.S. for X-rays, leading to a suspension of the shoot.
The newspaper cited an unnamed supply as saying that Craig was capturing one in every of his ultimate scenes in Jamaica. â€œHe was sprinting throughout filming when he slipped and fell fairly awkwardly,â€ the supply mentioned. â€œHe was in numerous ache and was complaining about his ankle.â€
Whereas it’s unknown how lengthy the manufacturing is likely to be delayed, The Solar experiences that filming at Londonâ€™s iconic Pinewood Studios, which had been scheduled to start on the finish of the week, has been canceled.
In August 2017 a stunt-related damage to star Tom Cruise resulted within the shutdown and near-two month delay to manufacturing of â€œMission: Inconceivable â€“ Fallout.â€ That movieâ€™s launch date was unaffected regardless of the seriousness of Cruiseâ€™s damage, which resulted in a damaged ankle.
It’s not the primary time that Craig, who performs a lot of his personal stunts, has been injured on the set of a Bond movie. He had two tooth knocked out throughout his first stunt scene for his Bond debut in â€œOn line casino Royaleâ€; sustained a lot of accidents, together with slicing off the tip of a finger and tearing a shoulder muscle, on â€œQuantum of Solaceâ€; and injured his knee throughout a struggle scene for his most up-to-date outing because the tremendous spy in 2015â€™s â€œSpectre.â€
A possible manufacturing delay could be the most recent setback for â€œBond 25â€ following a troubled script course of that noticed unique director Danny Boyle depart the challenge over inventive variations with producers Barbara Broccoli and Michael G. Wilson, leading to a delay to the beginning of manufacturing and a subsequent delay to the deliberate launch, initially slated for October 2019. The discharge is at the moment scheduled for April 8, 2020.
The complete solid for the brand new journey was revealed in April as manufacturing formally started, with Oscar-winner Rami Malek confirmed to play the movieâ€™s villain. Different new additions embody Ana De Armas, Lashana Lynch, David Dencik, Billy Magnussen, and Dali Benssalah; returning solid members embody Lea Seydoux, Jeffrey Wright, Ben Whishaw, Rory Kinnear, Naomi Harris, and Ralph Fiennes. Areas embody London, Italy and Norway.
Cary Joji Fukunaga is directing from a script by Neal Purvis, Robert Wade, Scott Z. Burns and Phoebe Waller-Bridge. The title remains to be to be revealed.
Broccoli revealed that the movie would open with the spy â€œhaving fun with himself in Jamaica.â€ The official log-line states that Bondâ€™s â€œpeace is short-lived when his outdated buddy Felix Leiter [Wright] from the CIA turns up asking for assist. The mission to rescue a kidnapped scientist seems to be way more treacherous than anticipated, main Bond onto the path of a mysterious villain armed with harmful new know-how.â€