Games: Bond Villains Reprising Their Original Roles for 007 Legends

Today should be a good day for you if you’re a big James Bond fan. Activision has made an official annoucnement about the voice cast for the upcoming game 007 Legends.

007 Legends will feature Daniel Craig’s James Bond while Rory Kinnear (Skyfall, Wild Target, Quantum of Solace) voices MI6’s Chief of Staff, Bill Tanner.  The Moonraker mission features familiar Bond actors, including Michael Lonsdale (Of Gods and Men, Munich, Moonraker) reprising his villainous role as Hugo Drax and Richard Kiel (Happy Gilmore, Moonraker, The Spy Who Loved Me) as Drax’s notorious henchman – Jaws. Naomie Harris (Pirates of the Caribbean: Dead Man’s Chest, 28 Days Later), from this fall’s feature film Skyfall, will also make a video game appearance in 007 Legends

The game is being penned by Bond veteran Bruce Feirstein, who wrote GoldenEye, Tomorrow Never Dies, and The World is Not Enough

007 Legends is being developed by Eurocom, under license from EON Productions Ltd. and MGM, for the Xbox 360, PlayStation 3 and PC. The game will feature missions based around six different James Bond films of which three have been revealed: On Her Majesty’s Secret Service, Moonraker, and the upcoming Skyfall. You can watch two trailers for the game below, each about one of the different missions.