After years of delays, Bond 25 lastly started rolling cameras in April, and suffice it to say that this manufacturing has handled extra issues than normal for placing collectively a significant movement image. The most recent phrase surrounding Bond 25 is that singer and James Bond franchise alum Grace Jones was supposed to look in 007’s newest cinematic journey, however then stop solely moments after arriving on set.
Longtime James Bond followers will do not forget that Grace Jones beforehand performed May Day in 1985’s A View to Kill, the seventh and final film to star Roger Moore’s iteration of James Bond. Again in April, it was rumored that Jones was going to cameo in Bond 25, though on condition that the Daniel Craig Bond movies are set in a separate continuity, it was unclear if she would play somebody brand-new (the extra seemingly possibility) or, much like Judi Dench reprising M, if she’d be a special model of May Day.
Both means, supposedly issues went sideways on getting Grace Jones again for Bond 25. Based on The Solar, Jones exited the film after she discovered that, reasonably than having an enormous position, she was solely introduced in to cameo for a scene believed to contain the star himself, Daniel Craig.
Grace Jones’ departure reportedly left these overseeing Bond 25 “frustrated,” as they spent plenty of money and time securing her a “luxury residence” close to Pinewood Studios, the place Bond 25 is capturing, and supplied the pink carpet remedy to make her really feel welcome. As one supply put it:
Remember the fact that Grace Jones was by no means formally introduced to look in Bond 25, though if her position certainly was a cameo at greatest, presumably the oldsters behind the film needed to maintain her involvement a shock. In any case, assuming this info is professional, then Jones gained’t be showing in Bond 25 in any respect resulting from a miscommunication about her display screen time.
So far as Bond 25’s plot goes, the newest James Bond flick will see 007 leaping again into motion after his outdated pal Felix Leiter recruits him to seek out an kidnapped scientist. Together with Daniel Craig being accompanied by acquainted faces like Jeffrey Wright, Ralph Fiennes, Naomie Harris, Léa Seydoux, Ben Whishaw and Rory Kenner, the solid additionally contains Rami Malek, Ana de Armas, Lashana Lynch and David Dencik, amongst others.
Bond 25 hits theaters on April 8, 2020, so keep tuned to CinemaBlend for persevering with protection. Within the meantime, you will discover out what’s popping out sooner by wanting by our 2019 launch schedule.