Oscar winner Rami Malek in new Bond film

US actor Rami Malek arrives on the red carpet for the Time 100 Gala at the Lincoln Center in New York on April 23, 2019. (AFP)

Oscar winner Rami Malek will appear in the latest James Bond film starring Daniel Craig, alongside a star cast including Ralph Fiennes and Lea Seydoux, the director Cary Fukunaga said on Thursday.

Malek, who won the Oscar for his performance as Freddie Mercury in “Bohemian Rhapsody,” said in a video message: “I promise you all I will be making sure Mr Bond does not have an easy ride in this.”

Last Update: Wednesday, 20 May 2020 KSA 14:04 - GMT 11:04