According to The Hollywood Reporter, James Bond, 007, is back. Or, at least he will be on Friday. Sony Pictures Entertainment, the studio backing new Bond film Casino Royale, said Wednesday that the actor who will portray the suave secret agent with a license to kill would be named at a news conference in London on October 14.

No further details were disclosed, and the mystery remains over who will star in the film franchise that has grossed nearly $4 billion at global box offices since the first Bond flick, Dr No, hit the silver screen in 1962. No further details were disclosed.

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