Exactly one month on from when MI6 first revealed that
EON Productions had booked office space at Pinewood Studios
for August 2003, denials about a rumoured filming date have
A source close to EON told the Ian Fleming Foundation that
filming in December 2003 for a December 2004 release would
be "highly unlikely" because a script does not
Other websites and news agencies incorrectly reported the
Pinewood Studios booking news as an indication that filming
would be starting in late 2003.
Pinewood Studios confirmed the booking: "The Bond
offices have been pencilled in, and the stages where all
the filming takes place have been booked by EON Productions."
The office space is likely to be used for pre-production
and planning, and in the past EON have booked the studios
well in advance of work actually commencing.
MI6 has received further intel from two reliable sources
that 2005 is the target date for release of Bond 21.
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