Bond producers are looking to nail down a villain before casting the next 007

Bond producers are looking to nail down a villain before casting the next 007

While everyone’s channeling their energy into guessing who the next James Bond will be (except Pierce Brosnan), the producers behind the franchise are more focused on who will become the special agent’s next foe. In a new interview with producers Barbara Broccoli and Michael G. Wilson at The Hollywood Reporter, the duo offers some insight into the storytelling process, which begins with assessing possible Bond villains—both personal and geopolitical. “We always sit down with our writers, and we start by …