May 31, 2016  

Daniel Craig Eager to Get in Action as Bond Soon

August 3, 2010 (8:32 am) GMT
The actor who portrays the famous spy in 'Casino Royale' admits he can't stay away from the movie too long.

is hoping work on the next installment in the "James Bond" franchise begins soon - because he doesn't want to be away from the role "for too long". The British actor was scheduled to play 007 for a third time in the 23rd Bond movie, which was set for a 2011 or 2012 release date.

But production on the unnamed film has been suspended indefinitely due to uncertainty over the future of movie studio MGM. Craig is keen for the problems to be resolved so he can head back on set - because he loves playing the superspy. He tells Britain's Daily Star, "The new Bond movie is on hold but I am chomping at the bit to get going on it as quickly as possible. I love playing Bond. I don't want to be away from it for too long."

More Daniel Craig News

TODAY'S HEADLINES

  1. Watch Fifth Harmony Bring Out Ty Dolla $ign for Mini Concert on 'Today' Show
  2. Get First Images and Details of 'Cars 3'
  3. Will There Be More 'Matrix' Movies? Here's What Joel Silver Says
  4. Topher Grace Marries Fiancee Ashley Hinshaw in Private Ceremony
  5. 'The Bachelorette' Recap: Proposals and Villain Already in Week 2
  6. Katy Perry's Twitter Account Is Hacked, Posts Tweet About Taylor Swift
  7. Why Cyclops Should Be the Leader of the Next 'X-Men' Franchise
  8. Diplo Reuniting With Justin Bieber and MO for Major Lazer's New Song