Mathieu Amalric by John Shearer/ WireImage.com
, who plays a paralyzed stroke victim in the awards fave
The Diving Bell and the Butterfly
, will play the villain in Bond 22, the next 007 adventure
, says Variety
.... The domestic box office for all of 2007 totaled a record $9.62 billion
, a five percent gain over the year prior and a two percent improvement on the previous record-holder, 2002. Actual ticket sales, though, were only up a percent from '06 and actually down from '02.... Sean Penn
will head the jury at this year's Cannes Film Festival.