A new documentary exploring the iconic music of the James Bond franchise is in the works on Apple TV+, according to reports.
2022 marks 60 years of the 007 film series, and the new documentary – titled The sound of 007 – will follow Apple TV+’s first documentary into the world of Bond, after its release James Bond: The Daniel Craig Story earlier this year.
Deadline report that the new documentary will be produced for Apple TV+ by MGM and Eon Productions and will air in October 2022, the month that marks 60 years since the film starred Sean Connery was released. Dr. Nothe first James Bond film.
The new documentary is set to be directed by Mat Whitecross and produced by John Battsek.
News of the new documentary follows the long-awaited and COVID-delayed release of no time to dieDaniel Craig’s last film as Bond.
Revision no time to dieNME wrote: “With so much at stake thanks to the cinema decimating COVID, no time to die producers Barbara Broccoli and Michael G. Wilson should be applauded for taking bold risks. The gobsmacking ending, in fact, is perhaps the most important in Bond history.
“Yet when the credits finally roll to Daniel Craig’s last hurrah, all those struggles fade into the background. If we didn’t know better, we’d even say he looked like he was enjoying himself.
Regarding the character’s future, producer Barbara Broccoli said that James Bond may be non-binary in the future.
As speculation mounts over who will replace Daniel Craig in the next role no time to diethe producer appeared on the girls on film podcast and reiterated that Bond will remain a man.
However, when host Anna Smith asked about the prospect of a non-binary 007 in the future, Broccoli replied, “Who knows, I think it’s open, you know? We just have to find the right actor.