The premiere of ‘No time to die’ is getting closer to becoming a reality. The film directed by Cary Fukunaga marks the farewell of Daniel Craig as Agent 007, after having played him in ‘Casino Royale’, ‘Quantum of Solace’, ‘Skyfall’ and ‘Specter’.
Thus, The actor wanted to say a few words of farewell after finishing the filming of ‘No time to die’, thus ending his foray into the saga starring the British spy. Craig said the following words: “A lot of people have worked with me for five films and I know there are a lot of things to say about what I think about all these films or whatever. But I have loved every second of these films, above all this [refiriéndose a ‘Sin tiempo para morir’], because I have gotten up every morning and I have had the opportunity to work with you and that has been one of the greatest honors of my entire life “.
Daniel Craig’s farewell speech after wrapping #NoTimeToDie
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“Farewell speech by Daniel Craig after finishing filming ‘No Time to Die’. The End of an Era”.
With this emotional speech, the actor says goodbye to his character that he began to interpret sixteen years ago, waiting to see who will be the actor to pick up his baton and put himself in the shoes of agent 007. Actors like Tom Hardy have been rumored , Idris Elba or Tom Hiddleston, although at the moment it has not been confirmed who will be chosen to replace Daniel Craig in the skin of one of the best known and most important spies in audiovisuals. Meanwhile, the English actor says goodbye to this saga to embark on another, as is preparing the two sequels of ‘Between razors and secrets’ for Netflix, in which he will reprise his role as detective Benoit Blanc.
What is ‘No time to die’ about?
The film introduces us to a James Bond retired from action when he suddenly receives a request for help from his friend Felix Leiter (played by Jeffrey Wright), who works at the CIA and asks him to rescue a kidnapped scientist. This mission, apparently simple at first, will get more and more complicated when he comes across an enigmatic villain (who plays Rami Malek), who has in his possession an arsenal of very powerful technology.
Along with these mentioned actors, The film also includes the actress Ana de Armas in its cast (with whom Craig already coincided in ‘Between razors and secrets’), Lashana Lynch (‘Captain Marvel’) as Nomi, Léa Seydoux with a character we already met in ‘Specter’ and the returns also of Ralph Fiennes as M, Ben Whishaw as Q and Christoph Waltz as Blofeld.