Hello 

Create Profile

Creating your profile will enable you to submit photos and stories to get published on News24.


Please provide a username for your profile page:

This username must be unique, cannot be edited and will be used in the URL to your profile page across the entire 24.com network.

Facebook Sign-In

Hi News addict,

Join the News24 Community to be involved in breaking the news.

Log in with Facebook to comment and personalise news, weather and listings.

 

Skyfall will be 'tough to top'

15 March 2013, 13:26

London - Barbara Broccoli admits it will be "tough" to top Skyfall.

The film producer - who is the driving force behind the Daniel Craig-fronted film series along with her half-brother Michael G Wilson - has revealed that it will be "difficult" to match the success of the latest James Bond flick, which became the highest grossing film in British cinema history.

In an interview with The Times newspaper, she said: "Yeah, it will be very difficult to compete with that film. It'll be tough, but we'll try."

Daniel Craig deserves credit

The critically acclaimed Skyfall - which also stars Dame Judi Dench, Javier Bardem, Naomie Harris and Ben Whishaw - topped the box office in the UK and US upon its release last year and is the most successful Bond movie ever, grossing more than $1 billion worldwide.

The action flick also earned the franchise its first Oscar victories in nearly 50 years last month, winning Best Original Song and Best Sound Editing.

Barbara believes lead actor Daniel Craig deserves much of the credit for the film's success, describing him as "great actor" whose acting has given depth to the suave secret agent.

She explained: "He has allowed the audience to get a glimpse of the inner life of Bond.

"Bond doesn't talk about his feelings very much so everything that Daniel does he does through his acting, which is very subtle - so subtle that I think people don't realise what a great actor he is. He conveys a lot of complex emotions without talking about them. He's been a huge part of the success."

- BangShowBiz

Read News24’s Comments Policy

Comment on this story
0 comments
Add your comment
Comment 0 characters remaining

Read more from our Users

Submitted by
William Korir
Labour CS Kambi cleared, Kamau se...

The office of the DPP has approved prosecution of transport CS Micheal Kamau, ordered the closure of Lands CS Charity Ngilu's file and rejected the prosecution of Labour CS Kazungu Kambi. Read more...

Submitted by
Victor Tinto
Man charged in Nairobi for sendin...

A man has been charged in Nairobi for sending a woman who refused his sexual advances several abusive Whatsapp messages. Read more...

Submitted by
William Korir
ODM's hand in aborted Uhuru trip ...

President Uhuru Kenyatta's ill fated trip to Nigeria died a premature death thanks in part to a call by an ODM MP for him to rethink his plans. Read more...

Submitted by
Annie Mwirikia
7 kinds of men that are not wort...

Some men will just waste your time. Here are 7 pointers of the types to look out for. Read more...

Submitted by
Shakila Alivitsa
My friend only dates rich women

My friend only wants to date rich women. Read more...

Submitted by
Not enough evidence to prosecute ...

ICC prosecutor Fatou Bensouda has said that she has not enough incriminating evidence to prosecute Deputy President William Ruto and journalist Joshua Sang. Read more...