Malek previously stated that playing a 'Bond' villain would be a dream role. But the actor reportedly had scheduling conflicts between filming the final season of 'Mr. Robot' and claiming the iconic role.

Rami Malek at the 76th Golden Globes

Rami Malek had scheduling issues

According to Collider, Malek has worked out the conflicts and is attempting to finalize the deal to appear in the franchise. Find out all the facts in our video!