New Bond Movie Spectre: Christoph Waltz, Monica Bellucci, Dave Bautista Join Cast

James Bond is back – and he’s bringing Christoph Waltz with him.

The two-time Oscar winner has been lined up to play a character called Oberhauser in Spectre, the 24th installment of the Bond franchise.

Exact details are closely guarded secrets, but it’s rumored that Waltz will actually be taking up the reins of Bond’s old sparring partner Ernst Stavro Blofeld in the movie, which is slated for release on Nov. 6, 2015.

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Prince William and Kate Attend Mandela Premiere in London

The party season is in full swing for Prince William and Kate as they stepped out for a movie premiere Thursday in London.

The couple, both 31, were the guests of honor at the U.K. premiere of Mandela: Long Walk to Freedom.

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Oprah Winfrey, Quvenzhané Wallis & More Honored at ESSENCE's Black Women in Hollywood Awards

Before the Oscars honor the best in film on Sunday, ESSENCE is celebrating the achievements of Black women in film and television.

Beginning at 2:30 Thursday, the magazine will hold its sixth annual Black Women in Hollywood Awards Luncheon at the Beverly Hills Hotel, where six exemplary women in Hollywood will be honored, and you can watch the action live here.

Naomie Harris Is 'Raring to Go' in Latest Bond Film

Just as the new Bond girl Bérénice Marlohe was revealed, the franchise’s latest Miss Moneypenny was announced as well.

Naomie Harris, 35, will play Eve, a field agent, the actress confirmed at a London press conference for the franchise’s latest film, Skyfall.

The upcoming movie is the James Bond franchise’s 23rd installment.