Daniel Craig to undergo minor ankle surgery for Bond injury

Bond 25 will release on April 8, 2020.

James Bond is out of commission for a few weeks. Star Daniel Craig is undergoing minor ankle surgery after sustaining an injury while filming the 25th installment in the franchise in Jamaica.

The news comes Wednesday in a tweet from the official James Bond twitter account. The statement says that production will continue during the 51-year-old actor s two-week post-surgery rehabilitation and that the film will stay on track to hit its April 2020 release date.

This is Craig s fifth outing as 007.

The film also stars Rami Malek and is being directed by Cary Joji Fukunaga.