The release date of the next James Bond movie is largely postponed following Danny Boyle's sudden decision to end the untitled project.
"Bond 25" is scheduled to arrive in British cinemas on October 25, 201
But the film may not be released "by the end of 2020," according to the unnamed source of the Hollywood Reporter.
The Oscar winner's shock earlier this week was attributed to "creative differences".
According to The Telegraph, this could include Boyle's alleged desire to stage Polish actor Tomasz Kot as the main Russian villain.
Kot, 41, is currently in Pawel Pawlikowski's film Cold War.
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The Telegraph also claimed that the producers of the movie had concerns about the focus of the screenplay on current music having political tensions Russia
A spokeswoman for Trainspotting's screenwriter, John Hodge, author of the script in question, confirmed this week that he was no longer involved.
MGM and Eon, which produce the Bond films, declined to comment
Shooting was scheduled to begin in December at Pinewood Studios in Buckinghamshire, with Daniel Craig once again playing his role as Ian Fleming's iconic spy.
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After the exact reasons for Boyle's departure are still unclear, people who previously participated in the Bond films are getting their thoughts asked about the situation.
These include actor Jonathan Pryce, who said in The Daily Mail that the producers broke up with Boyle because "they obviously could not take a socialist bond."
"There are the Dannys of this world and then there are people making blockbusters," Pryce continued. who plays the rogue Elliot Carver in 1997 "The Morning Never Dies".
Boyle has never concealed his left-wing sympathies, although in 2013 he did not want to call himself a socialist in an interview with him.
His opening ceremony for the 2012 London Olympics featured a Bond-based short and set-piece tribute to the National Health Service
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