• Cary Joji Fukunaga on directing the next James Bond movie: 'I'm just honored that they picked me'

    27 days ago - By Business Insider

    Cary Joji Fukunaga was named the director of James Bond 25 on Thursday morning.
    He talked to Business Insider that afternoon about getting the job.
    It might have been the biggest morning of director Cary Joji Fukanaga's career, but it didn't seem that big a deal hours later on Thursday while doing press for his Netflix series, "Maniac," which launches on Friday. Lounging on an oversized chair at a hotel by Madison Square Park with his dog Eli, who he rescued while making "Maniac," Fukanaga didn't seem to have a care in the world.
    So, at least on the outside, he's taking the news that he's...
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  • Cary Fukunaga Replaces Danny Boyle as Director of the Next James Bond Movie

    Cary Fukunaga Replaces Danny Boyle as Director of the Next James Bond Movie

    27 days ago - By Slate

    Danny Boyle was set to direct the 25 th installment in the James Bond franchise, but he departed the project last month over “ creative differences ” with the movie's producers, Michael G. Wilson and Barbara Broccoli. On Thursday, the team behind the still-untitled film announced that Boyle will be replaced by Cary Fukunaga, best known as the director of Sin Nombre , Jane Eyre , and the Netflix war drama Beasts of No Nation. Fukunaga was also a driving force behind the first and best season of True Detective , directing every episode, including that memorable, six-minute tracking shot.
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  • Who is Cary Fukunaga? James Bond's First American Director Announced, New Release Date Set

    27 days ago - By Newsweek

    Producers of the spy franchise parted ways with director Danny Boyle before sequel to Spectre began production.
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  • After turmoil, the next James Bond movie has a new director: Cary Joji Fukunaga of 'True Detective'

    After turmoil, the next James Bond movie has a new director: Cary Joji Fukunaga of 'True Detective'

    27 days ago - By Business Insider

    Cary Joji Fukunaga has signed on to direct James Bond 25.
    The director is best known for helming the first season of HBO's "True Detective" and the acclaimed Netflix movie, "Beasts of No Nation."
    Bond 25's original director, Danny Boyle, left the project a month ago over creative differences.
    James Bond 25 has found a director to replace Danny Boyle, and it's a very interesting choice.
    The official Bond Twitter account on Thursday announced that Cary Joji Fukunaga, known best for directing the acclaimed first season of HBO's "True Detective," will be taking the reins.
    Production will begin...
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