The filmmaker was brought on board to polish the Bond 25 script well into pre-production.
The 'Fleabag' creator said her job was not to 'change the culture' of the James Bond franchise's attitude to women.
The Kiwi director has helmed two James Bond reboots and helped cast Pierce Brosnan and Daniel Craig.
Daniel Craig has said that it was his idea to bring Phoebe Waller-Bridge in to finesse some of the script for new Bond movie No Time To Die.
This is the first time a cast member has suggested 'No Time To Die' would serve as a third act to a trilogy of sorts
It seems that Rami Malek and Daniel Craig got a fair bit closer than James Bond and his antagonists usually do.
An emotional Daniel Craig explained to cast and crew that he was 'really quite drunk' as he made a speech marking his final Bond movie, 'No Time To Die'.
After providing script polishing duties on Bond 25, now called No Time To Die, word has it that Fleabag creator Phoebe Waller-Bridge is being courted to write Bond 26.
The James Bond roadshow has rolled into Matera, a picturesque city in Southern Italy, to shoot new scenes for No Time To Die.
Bond fans have their knickers well and truly in a bunch after former 007 Pierce Brosnan said it was time for male actors to 'get out of the way', and let a woman play the British spy.
Director Cary Fukunaga is at work with Craig, Jeffrey Wright and Lashana Lynch on set in the Caribbean.
Sadly, Danny Boyle probably has less say than most on who will be the next James Bond, but he's thrown his suggestion in the ring nonetheless.
Rami Malek has given the turbulent production of Bond 25 a strong vote of confidence, saying that 'they have it together'.
Danny Boyle won't be rushing back to the major Hollywood franchises after his experience on Bond 25, he has revealed.
One crew member also sustained a minor injury in the incident that’s left the iconic soundstage exposed to the elements.
'Bond 25' is seemingly set to mark Daniel Craig's farewell to a role he has played since 2006, but it hasn't been plain sailing at all.