Award-winning actor Chiwetel Ejiofor is being considered to star as a Bond villain in the upcoming film. He is being considered for the role along with other actors whose names have yet to be disclosed, although it is rumuored that Ejiofor is a leading front runner for the role. Daniel Craig will again star as 007 James Bond in the upcoming installment of the classic film series.
The cast also consists of Ralph Fiennes, Naomie Harris and Ben Whishaw, who will all return to the roles they made popular in the previous films. The film franchise is looking for two new female leads, one will be the usual Bond girl while the other to play a Scandinavian with a murky past who has a fling with Bond. John Logan wrote the script for the new Bond film and Sam Mendes will direct the film. ‘Bond 24’ will be released in UK cinemas on November 6, 2014.