Great news, Bond fans:

"Daniel Craig will return to the role he rejuvenated with 2006's successful reboot, Casino Royale, and its sequel, 2008's Quantum of Solace, producers Michael Wilson and Barbara Broccoli confirmed."

Look for Craig to shoot the new movie this year and for it to hit the big screen in November 2012.  It'll mark the 50th anniversary of the Bond franchise.

In my humble opinion, Craig is the toughest, most realistic Bond of them all.   I'm just glad the producers held onto him.  Let's hope his reign as 007 continues for a long time to come.

Here's hoping Dame Judi Dench continues as M.