Daniel Craig to star in Spielberg’s Tintin

Daniel Craig: From Bond to Tintin

Where do you go after you’ve played the coolest super-spy going? Why Tintin, of course!

But Daniel Craig won’t be playing the title role (that privilege, rumour has it, has been saved for former Billy Elliott star Jamie Bell).

No, he’ll star as  a baddie in the Steven Spielberg production.

Daniel will play nefarious sailor Red Rackham in the 3-D version of The Adventures of Tintin: Secret of the Unicorn.

The movie isn’t scheduled for release until 2011, but it’s thought it will be a trilogy, and Lord of the Rings director Peter Jackson has reportedly already been tapped to direct the sequel.

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