DANIEL Craig reportedly earned $1 million (£650,000) for an appearance at a Range Rover event that lasted just minutes.

The James Bond star left the launch of the 2014 Range Rover Sport not long after he arrived at the New York Auto Show. The actor’s presence was part of a marketing campaign for the car, which showed a video of him driving the $70,000 (£46,000) automobile over Manhattan bridge before he appeared on the red carpet in the flesh, reports the New York Post. He is said to have briefly posed for photographers before quickly making an exit, leaving some guests annoyed. “He didn’t even give a speech,” one complained. –DS