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."
Just because we enjoy watching a particular actor in a particular role, it does not mean that actor enjoyed being in that particular role.
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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Senator Kamala Harris of California drew some of the most powerful players in Hollywood to her recent reception at the Los Angeles home of filmmaker J.J. Abrams of the “Star Wars” franchise. Television producer Shonda Rhimes, actress Elizabeth Banks and music giant Quincy Jones were among the guests enjoying hors d›oeuvres and drinks under a full moon.
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His Highness Sheikh Mohamed Bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the UAE Armed Forces, and King Abdullah II of Jordan today attended part of the joint military drills “The Solid Constants/1” which brings together the UAE Armed Forces and Jordan Armed Forces-Arab Army (JAF).