Official James Bond podcast launching for 'No Time To Die'

Tom Butler
·Senior Editor
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Watch: The latest trailer for No Time To Die which is getting its own supporting podcast series...

A new six-part podcast series will go behind the scenes of No Time To Die, the new James Bond film coming to cinemas in November, it has been announced.

Hosted by broadcaster James King, No Time To Die: The Official James Bond Podcast has been made in association with the film’s producers and will feature new interviews with Daniel Craig, Rami Malek, Léa Seydoux, Lashana Lynch, Jeffrey Wright, Naomie Harris, director Cary Joji Fukunaga, producers Michael G Wilson and Barbara Broccoli, as well as a host of key behind the scenes crew ‘from casting director to special effects supervisor’.

Cary Fukunaga (Director), Daniel Craig (James Bond) and Lashana Lynch (Nomi) on the 007 sound stage at Pinewood Studios from NO TIME TO DIE, a DANJAQ and Metro Goldwyn Mayer Pictures film. (Nicola Dove © 2019 DANJAQ, LLC AND MGM.  ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.)
Cary Fukunaga (Director), Daniel Craig (James Bond) and Lashana Lynch (Nomi) on the 007 sound stage at Pinewood Studios from NO TIME TO DIE, a DANJAQ and Metro Goldwyn Mayer Pictures film. (Nicola Dove © 2019 DANJAQ, LLC AND MGM. ALL RIGHTS RESERVED.)

Launching on Wednesday, 30 September, each episode will focus on a different aspect of the franchise from the music, gadgets and locations to the stunts, costumes and cars.

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It will also feature the first listen to Hans Zimmer’s score for the film with brand new recordings from the Royal Philharmonic Orchestra.

A trailer for the audio series, shared on the official 007 social media pages, features clips from interviews with Craig – returning as 007 for his fifth and final Bond film – and Rami Malek, who plays the film’s villain Safin.

Here’s the weekly episode guide:

Episode One: Bond in Context

Episode Two: Bond Around the World

Episode Three: A Name to Die For: Allies and Enemies of Bond

Episode Four: The Craft of Bond

Episode Five: Clothes, Tech and Cars

Episode Six: Being 007

No Time To Die: The Official James Bond Podcast is produced by Somethin’ Else in association with Metro Goldwyn Mayer Studios, Universal Pictures International, United Artists Releasing and Eon Productions, and you can subscribe now.

No Time To Die finds Daniel Craig’s James Bond retired from active service. However, he’s drawn out of retirement by Jeffrey Wright’s Felix Leiter who is on the trail of a kidnapped scientist.

James Bond (Daniel Craig) in No Time To Die an EON Productions and Metro Goldwyn Mayer Studios film (Nicola Dove © 2020 DANJAQ, LLC AND MGM.)
James Bond (Daniel Craig) in No Time To Die an EON Productions and Metro Goldwyn Mayer Studios film (Nicola Dove © 2020 DANJAQ, LLC AND MGM.)

The film, from Albert R. Broccoli’s EON Productions, Metro Goldwyn Mayer Studios (MGM), and Universal Pictures International was written by Neal Purvis and Robert Wade (Spectre, Skyfall), Fukunaga, Scott Z. Burns (Contagion, The Bourne Ultimatum) and Phoebe Waller-Bridge (Killing Eve, Fleabag).

Starring Daniel Craig, Rami Malek, Léa Seydoux, Lashana Lynch, Ben Whishaw, Naomie Harris, with Jeffrey Wright, Christoph Waltz and Ralph Fiennes as “M”, No Time To Die lands in cinemas on 12 November.