True Detective director Cary Fukunaga to helm Bond 25 following Danny Boyle's exit

It was announced in August that Danny Boyle had quit the James Bond film over 'creative differences'

Indo-Asian News Service September 20, 2018 15:22:18 IST
True Detective director Cary Fukunaga to helm Bond 25 following Danny Boyle's exit

Los Angeles: Primetime Emmy award-winning American filmmaker Cary Joji Fukunaga, best known for directing and executive producing the first season of the series True Detective, will direct the new James Bond film.

True Detective director Cary Fukunaga to helm Bond 25 following Danny Boyles exit

Cary Joji Fukunaga. Image via Facebook

The announcement was made on Twitter on Thursday, 20 September in a two-part tweet.

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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