James Bond Film No Time To Die May Take The OTT Route And Skip Theatrical Release If Paid A WHOPPING Amount Of USD 600 Million

As per reports, makers of Daniel Craig’s No Time To Die may release the movie on a digital platform, if an OTT platform agrees to pay the whopping amount quoted by them

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James Bond Film No Time To Die May Take The OTT Route And Skip Theatrical Release If Paid A WHOPPING Amount Of USD 600 Million
Daniel Craig's upcoming film No Time To Die will mark his final act as James Bond, and hence there's a lot of excitement for the film. However, this film might give a miss to the theatrical release. As per reports in various Hollywood portals, the makers are considering releasing the movie on the OTT platform, if any OTT platform signs on the dotted lines and pays a big fat cheque. The reports further suggest the movie banner has quoted USD 600 million for the OTT deal.

Makers have set the bars higher keeping in mind the exclusivity of the film on the digital platform. So far a few OTT platforms have shown interest in this deal, as per reports Apple TV Plus and Netflix are the ones bidding for the deal. The film was supposed to be released in April 2020, due to the outbreak of COVID-19 pandemic, the makers postponed the film. While the film was earlier scheduled to release in November 2020, keeping in mind the current situation with COVID-19 and the theatres being shut, it will now release in 2021.

Reports state that the movie will now release in April 2021, one year later than the expected release.


So far Daniel Craig was seen as James Bond in the movie Casino Royale released in 2006, Quantum Of Solace released in 2008, Skyfall in 2012 and his last release Spectre in 2015. ALSO READ: When James Bond Daniel Craig Planted A Passionate Kiss On Rami Malek's Lips; Revealed He Likes To Kiss All Male Co-Stars

The fifth installment directed by Cary Joji Fukunaga will see a new addition, Rami Malek portraying a new villain against Bond. ALSO READ: No Time To Die: Daniel Craig Has A Special Advice For The Next James Bond; Actor Also Shares An Epic Stunt Scene From The Upcoming Movie


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