Daniel Craig to Have Ankle Surgery, ‘Bond’ Film Remains on Schedule
James Bond actor Daniel Craig will undergo ankle surgery after injuring himself while filming the spy franchise’s latest installment, but the movie remains on schedule for an April 2020 release, producers said on Wednesday.
A posting on the official James Bond Twitter account said the surgery was minor and that Craig, 51, hurt himself while shooting in Jamaica.
“Production will continue whilst Craig is rehabilitating for two weeks post-surgery. The film remains on track for the same release date in April 2020,” the tweet said.
The still untitled movie, known by the working title “Bond 25,” will be Craig’s fifth go-around as Britain’s most famous fictional secret agent.