Though the reports were suggesting that Pierce Brosnan has endorsed Tom Hardy as the man who should be the next James Bond.
After Spectre, it looked like Craig's tenure as 007 was over. Not only did the film's ending send the spy literally riding off with his love, Craig himself seemed over the franchise.
However, he later changed his tune and signed on for one more mission, saying he wants to conclude his time as Bond on a high note with Bond 25.
Daniel Craig will return as 007 in the upcoming James Bond 25, The film will see Daniel Craig (who has been in the role since 2006's Casino Royale) return to the fold. One of the longest-running franchises in cinematic history, famed spy 007 will return in the upcoming Bond 25.
One of the bigger rumors about the film indicates it will be called Shatterhand and draw inspiration from the novel Never Dream of Dying by Raymond Benson.
It looks like we could see the return of a classic character, Felix Leiter, who was played by Westworld's Jeffrey Wright, was a CIA agent that helped Bond during the events of Casino Royale and Quantum of Solace.
Several of Bond's MI6 allies from Skyfall, including Ralph Fiennes' M, Naomi Harris' Eve Moneypenny, and Ben Wishaw's Q might be back, but nobody is officially signed on at this point in time. Presumably that will change
The currently-untitled James Bond 25 will be hitting cinemas on November 8, 2019, with a "traditional earlier release" in the UK.