New Bond girl Berenice Marlohe has revealed how she thought Daniel Craig was "very boring" until she met him.

But after seeing his "magical aura" on set Marlohe confessed she fell under his spell and found him extremely "sexy".

She said: "For years I wanted to have my break in France, actually, to be able to work in Asia and the States and London.

"Because I was born in France, I thought it was my way of reaching that, but finally France didn't want me. So yes, I will go on with English and Asian projects." It is the first time ever that Bond has arrived at the Cannes Film Festival, and today there will be screenings of the classics From Russia With Love, Diamonds Are Forever, On Her Majesty's Secret Service and Casino Royale.

It’s like meditation, you have to be focused and reach something.' She added: "I really like to fight and so this is very funny.

It's like dance, you feel like a child when you have to fight with someone, I really like that." Paris-born Marlohe found fame at a relatively late age, and said she was thrilled that she had succeeded in the English speaking world.

So she’s complex, like Daniel did for James Bond." Describing what it felt like to work with guns, Marlohe said: "In real life it means that you’re in danger, or there’s something dramatic about that.

"But for a movie it is very interesting, I really like that actually.WATCH BERENICE MARLOHE’S VIDEO DIARY BLOG When asked if she was nervous to work with Daniel, she told us: ‘Not at all, what was amazing on that set for first time I met Sam [Mendes, the director] and Daniel was that I just met with two beautiful human beings. In New York, an aspiring novelist has a cinq-a-sept affair with the beautiful wife of a French diplomat.Skyfall is still in post-production but the first teaser will be shown on the beach at Cannes this evening. Skyfall, the latest Bond film may focus on Daniel Craig looking sharp in his Tom-Ford tailored suits, but Marie Claire online caught up with Bond girl Berenice Marlohe to discuss what he looked like out of them…However, in an interview she had mentioned, her boyfriend should not necessarily be a handsome good looking guy.