The 48-year-old actor, who is most famed for playing the sixth incarnation of James Bond, bore a striking resemblance to Robert Shaw – who played the villain Donald Grant in the 1963 Bond movie, From Russia with Love.
new ‘do didn’t come without reason however, as the actor is currently filming Logan Lucky, a Stephen Soderbergh film that required him to make the transformation.
Daniel appeared at the festival to discuss life after Bond with acclaimed writer Nicholas Schmidle – but expressed a regret at the time he publicly slammed the idea of ever working in the franchise again.
During the conversation, he revealed: “As far as I’m concerned, I’ve got the best job in the world. I’ll keep doing it as long as I still get a kick out of it.”
He later added: “If I were to stop doing it, I would miss it terribly.”