According to reports ‘Bond 23’ is back on track. The MGM financial crisis is finally being resolved, and that is clearing the way for James Bond to return. Sam Mendes, who was rumored to direct ‘The Hunger Games’ reportedly pulled out of that project due to things clearing up at MGM. Not only that, production for ‘Bond 23’ could begin by late summer or early fall in 2011. Sam Mendes would be in the director’s chair and Daniel Craig would be back as James Bond.