When EON Productions was looking for their James Bond 007 for the 21st Century, they turned to Daniel Craig, an actor who had already established himself in strong dramas like Matthew Vaughn’s Layer Cake, Sam Mendes’ Road to Perdition, Steven Spielberg’s Munich and others. It was a daring choice, but one that’s definitely paid off as Craig has become one of the definitive Bonds in recent years.
It’s been four years since Quantum of Solace and for his third go-round as Bond and the 23rd official Bond movie Skyfall, Craig reunites with director Sam Mendes who had him do a lot of new things like riding a motorcycle, as well as having some of the fun experienced by earlier Bonds, delivering one-liners and flirting with and bedding the beautiful women he meets while on his latest mission.
A few weeks back, SuperHeroHype attended the New York junket for Skyfall and had a chance to talk to Craig. Now mind you, we usually only get four minutes for these sorts of things, but in the video interview below, you can hear the actor talking about:
* Bringing vulnerability to James Bond