Helen McCrory, Ola Rapace join Skyfall cast. The casting of Helen McCrory, Ola Rapace in Skyfall (2012), a Sam Mendes directed film, adds more ambiguity to the film. With the announcement via the official Bond Twitter account of their casting, there is no news of what characters they will be protraying or their relationship to the other members of the film.
On Bond 23’s casting and Skyfall‘s script:
Today, two more actors have been added to cast in Helen McCrory and Ola Rapace. McCrory most notably portrayed Narcissa Malfoy in the final three HARRY POTTER films [Harry Potter and the Half-Blood Prince, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 1, Harry Potter and the Deathly Hallows: Part 2] while Swedish actor Ola Rapace (once husband to Noomi Rapace), was originally mentioned several months ago as having a possible role in the film. However, their roles in the sequel has yet to be revealed.
With a script by Neal Purvis, Robert Wade and John Logan
Skyfall‘s cast also includes Daniel Craig, Judi Dench, Albert Finney, Ben Whishaw, Naomie Harris, Bérénice Marlohe, Javier Bardem, and Ralph Fiennes.
Skyfall will be released in US theaters on November 9, 2012 and UK on October 26, 2012.