James Bond in Mumbai!


By Hindustan Times

If you happen to see James Bond zipping through the streets of Mumbai in his Aston Martin, don't be alarmed. You aren't sleep-walking, it is reality. The 23rd film of the Bond series may be shot in and around Mumbai.

A highly-placed source told Mid-Day that Bond 23, the newest film in the franchise, will be shot in and around Mumbai. "Director Sam Mendes recently made a hush-hush visit to the city along with production designer Terry Bamber in mid-April for the film's recce."

Buzz is that the movie will be shot in Mumbai and Goa during the monsoon season.

Give the huge Bond's following in India, the cast and crew of the film is reportedly quite nervous.

Daniel CraigHowever, this is not the first time that a Bond film is being shot in India. Octopussy (1983), the 13th film in the Bond series, was shot in Agra and Udaipur.