This is his annual chance to remind us that he's an actor whose range extends further than ordering vodka martinis.When I enter the hotel room, Craig breaks off from conferring with his publicist to shake my hand vigorously.
Evans, appearing as a prosecution witness, has already admitted conspiracy to hack phones at the Sunday Mirror between February 2003 and January 2005.
Knightsbridge seems as good a place as any to meet Daniel Craig.
The home of Harrods and Harvey Nichols, it's the sort of neighbourhood James Bond might visit – in his Aston Martin, naturally – to stock up on Beluga and Bollinger.
Back then, he pumped iron "to get as big and as beefy as possible", all part of rebuilding the Bond character for the modern age.
That he did was a triumph for Craig, who suffered horrendously at the hands of the press while making Casino Royale.