Wonder Woman Writer Cary Joji Fukunaga To Direct New James Bond Movie

The Primetime Emmy award-winning American filmmaker who is best known for directing and executive prouding the first season of the hit television show, True Detectrive, Cary Joji Fukunaga, is all set to direct the new James Bond film. The announcement was made via Twitter on Thursday.

"Michael G. Wilson, Barbara Broccoli and Daniel Craig announced today that #Bond25 will begin filming at Pinewood Studios on March 4, 2019 under the helm of director, Cary Joji Fukunaga with a worldwide release date of February 14, 2020," read a post on the official James Bond Twitter account.

"We are delighted to be working with Cary. His versatility and innovation make him an excellent choice for our next James Bond adventure," said Michael G. Wilson and Barbara Broccoli.

Earlier, director Danny Boyle quit the James Bond franchise after he reportedly "refused to kill off Craig's 007 in spectacular finale to 25th film".It was announced in August that Boyle had quit over "creative differences".

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