James Bond News

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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Big Chief Studios announces new range of 007 collectibles

September 13th, 2016 by


Press release: Big Chief Studios Ltd announced today that it is to produce a range of high-end collectables based on the classic James Bond film series. Working in collaboration with Eon Productions, producers of the James Bond films, the first wave of figures will feature characters from the 1964 classic Goldfinger including: agent 007 James Bond […]

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Trigger Mortis paperback now available in US

September 6th, 2016 by


Originally published in hardback last September, today sees the paperback release of Trigger Mortis in the United States. Buy from Amazon.com Anthony Horowitz’s addition to the continuation novels is set directly after the events of Goldfinger and sees the return of one of the best known Bond girls of all, Pussy Galore. Largely well received upon […]

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Collecting 007: Teeritz

August 31st, 2016 by


Teeritz talks Bond watches and books. When and how did you first get bitten by the Bond bug? Summer of ’74 or ’75, when my Dad took my brother and I to a Bond double-bill at a nearby cinema showing Live And Let Die and The Man With The Golden Gun. Became a Bond fan […]

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MI6 Confidential #36: Making Magic

August 26th, 2016 by


The latest issue of MI6 Confidential is now available to order online. The Bond family is knitted together by a team of hardworking professionals who have committed their lives to filmmaking.Eon develops relationships such that it can rely on talent time and time again and has a knack for nurturing young filmmakers to fruition. A […]

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The James Bond Dossier reaches 10,000 Facebook fans

August 25th, 2016 by

10,000 Facebook fans

This afternoon the number of fans following the Facebook page of The James Bond Dossier exceeded 10,000 for the first time. Rather appropriately, today also marks the 86th birthday of the first James Bond, Sir Sean Connery. I’d like to say a big thank you to everyone who follows this website by whatever means and […]

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Diamonds Are Forever hotel dynamited [video]

August 18th, 2016 by


The Riviera Hotel and Casino, which opened in 1955 and appeared in a number of films, including Diamonds Are Forever, was demolished this week by a series of controlled explosions.

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£3M asking price for property owned by friend of Ian Fleming

August 17th, 2016 by


Any James Bond fan with a spare £3 million might want to take a look at Black Hole Farm in Vermont. The estate was owned by the wife of Ian Fleming’s friend, Ivar Bryce. The pair met as children and became lifelong friends. Fleming visited Black Hole Farm on numerous occasions and used it as […]

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