US actor Rami Malek arrives on the red carpet for the Time 100 Gala at the Lincoln Center in New York. File / AFP
Oscar winner Rami Malek will appear in the latest James Bond film starring Daniel Craig, alongside a star cast including Ralph Fiennes and Lea Seydoux, the director Cary Fukunaga said on Thursday.
Malek, who won the Oscar for his performance as Freddie Mercury in "Bohemian Rhapsody," said in a video message: "I promise you all I will be making sure Mr Bond does not have an easy ride in this."
The 25th film of the James Bond franchise is reportedly yet to have a completed script or title, even if the official cast and crew line-up has been confirmed.
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