Daniel Craig given same award as James Bond in 2022 New Year's Honours

New Year’s Honours 2022: Daniel Craig is awarded the same title held by James Bond after his final 007 film No Time To Die

  • Daniel Craig has been made a companion of the Order of St Michael and St George for the 2022 New Year’s Honours
  • The same gong was awarded to his 007 character in the film franchise and famous novels by Ian Fleming
  • L'attore, 53, was handed the honour, usually given only to senior diplomats and spies, for his services to film and theatre
  • Daniel played fictional spy Bond from 2006 until this year, with his final film, Non c'è tempo per morire, being released on 30 settembre
  • He may have hung up his boots as Bond, ma Daniel Craig has been awarded the same Order as his 007 character in the 2022 New Year’s Honours elenco, released on Friday.

    L'attore, 53, has been made a companion of the Order of St Michael and St George- the same gong the famous spy agent was bestowed in the novels by Ian Fleming.

    Daniel is being awarded for his services to film and theatre- with the title usually only reserved for senior diplomats and spies.

    Bond legend: James Bond star Daniel Craig, 53, has been made a companion of the Order of St Michael and St George, the same gong awarded to his 007 personaggio

    Bond legend: James Bond star Daniel Craig, 53, has been made a companion of the Order of St Michael and St George, the same gong awarded to his 007 personaggio

    Daniel played fictional spy Bond from 2006 until this year, with his final film, Non c'è tempo per morire, being released on 30 settembre.

    In the book From Russia With Love, a spy chief states that 007 ‘was decorated with the CMG in 1953, an award usually given only on retirement from the Secret Service’.

    Daniel’s honour recognises service in a foreign country, or in relation to foreign and Commonwealth affairs.

    Stella dello schermo: The actor was handed the honour, usually given only to senior diplomats and spies, for his services to film and theatre, following his final Bond movie No Time To Die

    Stella dello schermo: The actor was handed the honour, usually given only to senior diplomats and spies, for his services to film and theatre, following his final Bond movie No Time To Die

    Premio: He is one of a number of public figures to be recognised in the 2022 New Year's Honours list which was announced on Friday

    Premio: He is one of a number of public figures to be recognised in the 2022 New Year’s Honours list which was announced on Friday

    Before the release of No Time To Die this year, Daniel was appointed an honorary Commander by the Royal Navy, another rank held by his character.

    Ha detto a settembre: ‘I am truly privileged and honoured to be appointed the rank of Honorary Commander in the senior service.

    The screen star and the No Time To Die crew worked closely with the Royal Navy during filming.

    Ha accessoriato l'abito con un paio di scarpe con tacco Stuart Weitzman in rame e oro rosa 18 carati con nero: Bond franchise producer Barbara Broccoli has been made a CBE in the 2022 New Year's Honours list

    Ha accessoriato l'abito con un paio di scarpe con tacco Stuart Weitzman in rame e oro rosa 18 carati con nero: Bond franchise producer Barbara Broccoli has been made a CBE in the 2022 New Year’s Honours list

    Riconoscimento: Suo fratello, Michael G Wilson, who Barbara co-owns EON Productions and has produced the last nine Bond films with, has also been made a CBE this year

    Riconoscimento: Suo fratello, Michael G Wilson, who Barbara co-owns EON Productions and has produced the last nine Bond films with, has also been made a CBE this year








    Daniel first starred as Bond in Casino Royale in 2006 before appearing in 2008’s Quantum Of Solace, 2012’s Skyfall and 2015’s Spectre.

    Inoltre, franchise producer Barbara Broccoli has been made a CBE in the 2022 New Year’s Honours list.

    Il regista, who has been involved in the movies for more than 20 anni, is hailed for her services to film, Dramma, philanthropy and to skills.

    Suo fratello, Michael G Wilson, who Barbara co-owns EON Productions and has produced the last nine Bond films with, has also been made a CBE this year.

    Hollywood heavyweight: Daniel first starred as Bond in Casino Royale in 2006 before 2008's Quantum Of Solace, 2012's Skyfall and 2015's Spectre and this year's No Time To Die

    Hollywood heavyweight: Daniel first starred as Bond in Casino Royale in 2006 before 2008’s Quantum Of Solace, 2012’s Skyfall and 2015’s Spectre and this year’s No Time To Die