The release of the next James Bond movie, No Time To Die has been delayed.

The film was due to hit cinemas in April, but will now arrive in November. The move is in response to the current situation regarding the coronavirus.

Taking to social media to make the announcement, the official James Bond Twitter account said:

“MGM, Universal and Bond producers, Michael G. Wilson and Barbara Broccoli, announced today that after careful consideration and thorough evaluation of the global theatrical marketplace, the release of NO TIME TO DIE will be postponed until November 2020.”

The delay comes a day after fans called on producers of the movie to push back the film’s release because of the virus.

No Time to Die will now open in the UK on November 12th, and in the US on November 25th. The film will mark the final appearance of Daniel Craig in the role of James Bond.

Read more: