James Bond News

MI6 Confidential #37: Decades in Design

October 26th, 2016 by


The latest edition of MI6 Confidential is now available. Click here to order the latest issue, or get five issues for the price of four. Designer Peter Lamont followed in some giant footsteps. Ken Adam had applied a heavy, but lavish and breathtaking, hand to the look of the early Bond films. Taking over in an era […]

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[VIDEO] Daniel Craig on how he landed the role of 007

October 14th, 2016 by


Last Friday Daniel Craig was interviewed onstage at the New Yorker Festival. In this segment posted on the New Yorker’s YouTube channel, Craig explains how he landed the role of James Bond back in 2005.

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Designing 007 exhibition in Dubai from November

October 11th, 2016 by


Designing 007 headed for Dubai next month. The Designing 007: Fifty Years of Bond Style exhibition is to open at the Burj Khalifa in Dubai on November 13 to February 10, 2017. On display will be Scaramanga’s Golden Gun from The Man With The Golden Gun, Daniel Craig’s sky-blue trunks from Casino Royale, the SPECTRE […]

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Daniel Craig speaks: no decision yet on Bond 25

October 8th, 2016 by

Daniel Craig - New James Bond movie Casino Royale

Last night Daniel Craig was interviewed on stage by Nicholas Schmidle for the New Yorker Festival. And during the 90 minute chat about his career the conversation inevitably turned towards 007.  Sporting a bleach blond look for his current role in Lucky Logan, Craig indicated that he certainly hasn’t yet quit the role. Concerning Bond 25 […]

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Anthony Horowitz talks Bond on BBC Radio 2

October 7th, 2016 by

Anthony Horowitz reads from Trigger Mortis

Anthony Horowitz, who has just been confirmed as writing a second James Bond continuation novel, appeared on the Simon Mayo show on BBC Radio 2 on Tuesday. You can listen to the interview online until 3rd November by clicking the link at the bottom of the page. It starts 1:08:30 into the show, with the segment in […]

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Anthony Horowitz to pen second 007 book

October 4th, 2016 by

Anthony Horowitz reads from Trigger Mortis

Anthony Horowitz will write a second 007 continuation novel featuring original material by Ian Fleming for publication in the spring of 2018. The announcement was made this morning in The Book Seller, in which quotes Horowitz as saying: “Writing Trigger Mortis was a pleasure and I was delighted by the positive response when it was […]

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Daniel Craig remains Eon’s first choice as 007

September 30th, 2016 by

Bond 25

Daniel Craig remains “absolutely the first choice” to play James Bond, according to an executive producer of the series speaking to BBC Radio 4 this morning. In the interview Callum McDougall said Eon Productions bosses Barbara Broccoli and Michael G Wilson are “hoping for him to come back” in Bond 25, although when asked who the […]

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Rumour: Guy Ritchie in talks to direct Bond 25

September 19th, 2016 by

Bond 25

A story in The Mirror claims that Guy Ritchie is the front runner to direct Bond 25. The article, written by Simon Boyle and published on Saturday, claims that Ritchie has flown to Los Angeles to meet Eon Productions’ co-boss Michael G Wilson. The article quotes the usual unnamed source as saying: “Guy has moved […]

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Title of Steve Cole’s final Young Bond book revealed

September 16th, 2016 by

Red Nemesis

The title of the next Young Bond adventure was revealed earlier this week by Random House. Pre-order from Amazon UK Red Nemesis will be published simultaneously in hardcover, paperback and for Kindle on 4th May 2017 and according to the blurb on Amazon: James is back in Steve Cole’s fourth and final blistering Young Bond adventure […]

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Christoph Waltz unhappy with his portrayal of Blofeld

September 15th, 2016 by


Christoph Waltz was recently interviewed by German magazine Zeit-Magazin Mann. During the interview he expressed dissatisfaction with his portrayal of Blofeld. He also said he does not know if he will return in the role. “I cannot claim that I’ve really nailed Blofeld. Overall, it held water and was okay. But it wasn’t what I’ve been looking […]

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