'It’s been incredible to do these films,' Daniel Craig said of his time as JamesBond. “It’s very emotional. I’m glad I am ending it on my own terms. I’m grateful to the producers for letting me do that. But I sure miss it'
The actor stopped by 'The Graham Norton Show' to talk about his 007 swan song, 'No Time to Die,' arriving in theaters Oct. 8.
Spectrewould be his final time playing to iconic secret agent.“I thought that was it. And I’m really, really happy that I was given the opportunity to come back and do [No Time to Die],” the star said on the popular U.K. talk show, “because we’ve sort of wrapped up a lot of the stories. And just a chance to come do one more was wonderful.”
Bidding the legendary character farewell has been a bag of emotions, Craig said, noting that playing Bond was 16 years of his life. “It’s been incredible to do these films,” he said. “It’s very emotional. I’m glad I am ending it on my own terms. I’m grateful to the producers for letting me do that. But I sure miss it. I’ll probably be
incrediblybitter when the new person takes over.”When Craig wrapped his fifth and final James Bond film back in 2019, he gave anto the cast and crew, which was taped and used in the new Apple TV+ documentaryBeing James Bond.“A lot of people here worked on five pictures with me,” says Craig, holding back tears in the doc footage. “I know there are a lot of things said about what I think of these films, but I’ve loved every single second of these movies. And especially this one, because I’ve got up every morning, and I’ve had the chance to work with you guys. And that has been one of the greatest honors of my life.” headtopics.com
No Time to Diearrives in theaters Oct. 8.Watch Craig talk 007 with Norton below. Read more: Hollywood Reporter »
:-( He was being facetious, when on the Graham Norton show, not serious. I feel sure he will retire from the Bond role, not other roles. Not to forget the times Daniel Craig played JamesBond in video games. I am a mind coach for professional actors and Actresses.. He did a good job with the role I think .
The best Bond, in my opinion. He was the first to make Bond a real person with vulnerability. TheRyanParker Clearly, part of the movie marketing. He gave that speech 2 years ago when they actually wraped this film and were ready for theatres You’ll be missed Craig 🙌🏻 He also talked about being grateful to the studio for giving it a cinema release but No Time To Die was never going to go to streaming