Phoebe Waller-Bridge Talks About Spicing Up Bond

Published on Nov 08, 2019

Phoebe Waller-Bridge Talks About Spicing Up Bond

Phoebe Waller-Bridge has talked about her writing role on the upcoming James Bond movie, telling the BBC that she came on to add a few of her own ideas and tweaks but not to reinvent Bond, as the producers are already changing the culture of the 007 franchise.

Waller-Bridge is red-hot property after the successes of “Fleabag” and “Killing Eve,” the BBC America drama that scooped a haul of awards at the Emmys. She was hired earlier this year to work on “No Time to Die,” the 25th installment of the Bond series.

“They were just looking for tweaks across a few of the characters and a few of the storylines,” Waller-Bridge told BBC radio Friday. “When I came on board I was just facilitating as [many] of their ideas and their instincts as possible.”

Laughing, she said she was adding “little spices” to the script, including “a couple of bits and pieces of my own,

Read full article at: Variety - Film News

Author: Stewart Clarke