James McAvoy takes over from Daniel CraigJames McAvoy is taking over a role from Daniel Craig, but it's not the one you might be thinking of. Instead of sipping shaken martinis as James Bond, McAvoy is heading to the small screen for a new adaptation of the young adult book trilogy 'His Dark Materials'.
His Dark Materials is the upcoming TV series that is based on the books by Philip Pullman.
Pullman's epic trilogy of fantasy novels consists of novels: Northern Lights, The Subtle Knife and The Amber Spyglass.
The series is about two children who embark on a magical adventure, through a parallel universes.
We don't know the full cast list for now, but some of the names that are currently attached are surely going to make you want to watch this show.
Logan (2017) star Dafne Keen will star in His Dark Materials alongside James McAvoy, Lin-Manuel Miranda, Ruth Wilson, Richard Cunningham and Clarke Peters.