FILE PHOTO: Actor Daniel Craig reacts subsequent to actor Rami Malek throughout a promotional look on TV in Occasions Sq. for the brand new James Bond film “No Time to Die” within the Manhattan borough of New York Metropolis, New York, U.S., December 4, 2019. REUTERS/Carlo Allegri/File Photograph
Might 27, 2021
LOS ANGELES (Reuters) – The James Bond films will keep in film theaters regardless of the Amazon.com acquisition of the MGM studio which is residence to the motion journey franchise, the movie’s producers mentioned in a press release to Selection on Wednesday.
“We’re dedicated to persevering with to make James Bond movies for the worldwide theatrical viewers,” producers Barbara Broccoli and Michael G. Wilson, who run London-headquartered Eon Productions, mentioned within the assertion obtained by Selection.
The James Bond franchise is broadly thought-about the jewel within the crown for fabled film studio MGM, which struck an $8.45 billion sale with Amazon on Wednesday, giving Amazon’s TV and film streaming platform rights to an enormous library of movies and tv reveals.
The Bond films have earned almost $7 billion on the field workplace globally, in response to MGM.
The following James Bond movie, “No Time to Die,” is because of be launched in film theaters in September after a number of delays because of the coronavirus pandemic that shuttered film theaters world wide.
Will probably be the fifth and final outing by Daniel Craig because the British undercover agent. The brand new Bond actor has not but been introduced.
(Reporting by Jill Serjeant; Modifying by Nick Zieminski)