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‘I’d consider us friends’: Rejecting Steven Spielberg wasn’t the only glaring mistake the James Bond franchise made that Barbara Broccoli ultimately undone years later

‘I’d consider us friends’: Rejecting Steven Spielberg wasn’t the only glaring mistake the James Bond franchise made that Barbara Broccoli ultimately undone years later

The James Bond franchise has grown incredibly well, bringing in several impeccable actors, characters, directors, artists and much more. Since its inception until today, the franchise has brought together a wide range of talent, but it has already rejected one of Hollywood’s goats, Steven Spielberg. However, this isn’t the only mistake the franchise made, as it failed to attract a single musical genius for a long, long time.

Daniel Craig as James Bond in No Time to Die | Universal images

The mind behind some of the greatest soundtracks of all time, Hans Zimmer was surprisingly never featured in the James Bond films, until No Time To Die. Without Barbara Broccoli, he might never have had the chance.

Hans Zimmer only got into the James Bond franchise thanks to Barbara Broccoli

Oscar-winning composer Hans Zimmer (Credit: Richard Yaussi | Wikimedia Commons)Hans Zimmer is one of the most…