Director Denis Villeneuve has declined to helm the next instalment of iconic Bond series. The 49-year-old French-Canadian director said he is "busy" with his next project, the "Dune" remake. "The thing is I don't now about that, but listen. Daniel Craig is a very inspiring actor and I had some contact and the thing is that I'm busy right now doing 'Dune'. "But, I will say to have the privilege to work with him it would be a dream.
I would love to work with Daniel and a Bond movie for me would be a treat. It's a matter of timing, I guess," Villeneuve told The Playlist. The director is to tackle a new version of the Frank Herbert novel "Dune", following the critically-mauled David Lynch version released in 1984.
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