52 years old (Born on March 02, 1968)
English actor; He is famous from James Bond on Casino Royale.Was the only member of the Lara Croft: Tomb Raider (2001) cast to be a huge fan of the Tomb Raider video games. His favorite in the series was Tomb Raider II (1997) (VG), released in 1997. Older sister: Lea Craig One of the many actors considered to take over James Bond from Pierce Brosnan. He officially accepted the role in October, 2005. Was the last actor considered for the role of "Rorschach" in the doomed movie adaptation of Alan Moore's comic-book mini-series, Watchmen (2009). Lord Aisrael, his character from The Golden Compass (2007), was previously played by Timothy Dalton in a London theater production. Craig and Dalton have also, of course, shared the role of James Bond.
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Fun Facts About Daniel Craig
He is a good friend of supermodel Kate Moss.
He was nominated for a 2002 London Evening Standard Theatre Award for Best Actor for his performance in A Number at the Royal Court Theatre Downstairs.
Good friend of actor Gaspard Ulliel.
Graduated from Guildhall of Music & Drama (London) in 1991.
Visited Sarajevo Film Festival (in post-war Bosnia) in 2005.
Quit smoking before making Casino Royale.
Esquire magazine's "Best dressed male" in 2006
His then girlfriend Satsuki Mitchell accompanied him to the world premiere of Casino Royale (2006) in London. It was their first public appearance together.
Lived in London with German actress Heike Makatsch. [April 2001]
He is the first Bond actor to have been born after the Bond series began.
Voted #7 in Elle (France) Magazine's "15 Sexiest Men" poll (June 2007).
Is a big fan of Robert Altman films.
Quit smoking before making Casino Royale (2006).
Between 2005 and 2008, Craig played militant Jewish soldiers or fighters three times in fairly quick succession: in Sorstalansu00e1g (2005) ("Fearless"), he plays an American soldier who identifies himself as Jewish while liberating a concentration camp; in Munich (2005), he plays the most militant member of a team of Mossad agents assigned to assassinate the terrorists responsible for killing Israeli athletes at the 1972 Munich Olympics; and in Defiance (2008), he plays one of three Jewish brothers who escape from Nazi-occupied Poland to join the resistance.
He has a daughter, who lives with his ex-wife in London.
Close friends with Mark Strong and is the godfather of one of his sons.
Mother: Olivia Craig
He`s a fan of Liverpool Football Club.
Was the only member of the Lara Croft: Tomb Raider cast to be a huge fan of the Tomb Raider video games. His favorite in the series was Tomb Raider II, released in 1997.
His girlfriend Satsuki Mitchell accompanied him to the world premiere of Casino Royale (2006) in London. It was their first public appearance together.
Father: Tim Craig
One of 115 people invited to join AMPAS in 2007.
Is the shortest actor to play the role of James Bond, despite being relatively tall standing at 5 feet and 11 inches.
2000: Named as one of European films 'Shooting Stars' by European Film Promotion.
October 2007 - Signed on to play James Bond in four more films after Casino Royale.
Appeared in Sharpe's Eagle (1993) (TV) with Sean Bean. Bean played the villain in GoldenEye (1995), which was directed by Martin Campbell, who also directed Casino Royale (2006).