Javier Bardem Lands Role In Upcoming Bond Movie
Posted on Mon Jan 31, 2011 09:15 AM PDT

bardem200.jpgLOS ANGELES, California (X17online) - Javier Bardem will be starring alongside Daniel Craig and Judi Dench in the next James Bond film, according to Moviefone.

Bond 23, directed by Sam Mendes, will be released on November 9, 2012.

Bardem's exact role has not been revealed, however reports suggest that he may be playing the lead villain in the action flick.

The movie has been in the works for years, but was suspended throughout 2010 because of MGM's financial issues.