As Sam Mendes announces he will not be taking on the next James Bond film, we ponder other directors who could take the job
It’s official – Skyfall director Sam Mendes will not be behind the camera when the next Bond film goes into production.
Which means there’s a vacancy for a director confident or foolhardy enough to follow in the footsteps of a man who brought the venerable 007 franchise unprecedented financial, critical and Oscar success.
Who will that be, though?
Here MSN Movies names 10 potential candidates…