His 007 films have also grossed the most money on average at the cinema
When actors such as Daniel Craig face endless inane questions to promote films, the result is often anger and sarcasm. Is it time to junk the junket?
British actress says Idris Elba has chided her for reportedly linking him to the franchise
Spectre ups the automotive ante with a prototype Jaguar - Oscar Quine takes it for a spin
Sleepy Sölden in the South Tyrol has a starring role in 'Spectre'. Nick Boulos takes to its slopes and finds a mountain lair fit for a Bond villain
This is as good as Bond gets, but it struggles in its later stages as it tries to have things both ways
Oyelowo is no stranger to Shakespeare
One insider reportedly said: 'Craig is pretentious and thinks he’s better than Bond, that it doesn’t give him the creative range he needs'
One of the main reasons that the Bond has lasted for more than 50 years is precisely that he doesn’t have a backstory
Craig reprises his role for Spectre but admits that if he returns it will 'only be for the money'
Craig is reprising the iconic role for the fourth time in Spectre and believes 'the right person' will take over from him
Sam Mendes DVD/Blu-ray (143mins)
It’s as British as a cup of tea and a digestive biscuit, will forever be associated with James Bond and next week Aston Martin will be 100 year.
Iconic 007 action sequences in pictures
Danny Boyle's triumphant Olympic opening ceremony has been hailed as one of the most inspiring TV moments of all time second only to the moon landing, according to an audience survey.