Story by Bassey Ubaha
As James Bond’s movie Spectre is being premiere in Nigeria on Wednesday at Silverbird Cinemas, Victoria Island Lagos, what will be going through the minds of fun seekers is the next move that the hero of the film Daniel Craig will be sharing stage with prominent Nigerian entertainers.
Such stars like Richard Mofe Damijo, BasketMouth, Uti Nwachukwu and Kemi Adetiba have been picked by international beer brand, Heineken, to share spotlight with stars of the next installment of James Bond series,Spectre.
The four celebs are expected to join international top shots to Las Vegas, the party capital of the USA, for what has been described as the first-ever selfie from space as part of Heineken’s new campaign, Spyfie.
On Thursday, RMD and colleagues will be captured alongside big names, including popular Bond Villain, Dave Bautista, in the campaign, scheduled to take place on November 5, 2015, in Nevada, Los Angeles. Spectre (2015) is the twenty-fourth James Bond film produced by Eon Productions. It features Daniel Craig in his fourth performance as James Bond, and Christoph Waltz as Ernst Stavro lofeld, with the film marking the character's re-introduction into the series.
It was directed by Sam Mendes as his second James Bond film following Skyfall, and was written by John Logan, Neal Purvis, Robert Wade and Jez Butterworth. It is distributed by Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer (MGM) and
With a budget of $300 million, it is tied with Pirates of the Caribbean: At World's End as the second most expensive film ever made. Spectre releases at all cinema locations in Nigeria on the 6th of November 2015, and is distributed by Silverbird film distribution West Africa
The story features James Bond's first encounter with the global criminal organisation Spectre, marking the group's first appearance in an Eon Productions film since 1971's Diamonds Are Forever,[N 1] and tying Craig's series of films together with an over-arching storyline.
Several recurring James Bond characters, including M, Q and Miss Moneypenny return, with the new additions of Léa Seydoux as Dr. Madeleine Swann, Dave Bautista as Mr. Hinx, and Monica Bellucci as Lucia Sciarra.
Reportedly, the movie is massively over budget and on track to being the most expensive picture of the James Bond franchise ever made, costing over US $300 million. It has been estimated to end up at around $350 million.