James Bond News

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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Young Bond: Strike Lightning video trailer released

August 16th, 2016 by

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TV show not to preclude Daniel Craig from Bond 25

August 12th, 2016 by

Bond 25

This week saw Twitter light up after the first hint of real news about Bond 25 surfaced on Deadline Hollywood. Asked about whether Daniel Craig’s involvement in TV series Purity would exclude him from filming another entry in the Bond franchise, Showtime CEO David Nevins said: “It depends when they do the next James Bond […]

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Hulu to produce James Bond documentary

August 7th, 2016 by

On Her Majesty's Secret Service DVD

Hulu, an American company offering TV on demand, is to produce a documentary on George Lazenby as part of a new series on popular culture. After doing everything in his power to land the role for On Her Majesty’s Secret Service despite having no movie experience at all, Lazenby famously quit the role of 007 before the release […]

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Next Young Bond cover revealed

July 18th, 2016 by

Strike Lightning

The cover the the next Young Bond novel has now been revealed on Amazon. Steve Cole’s third Young Bond book, Strike Lightning, is due to be published by Doubleday Childrens on 1st September and in the UK will be available as a special edition signed hardback, as well as paperback and Kindle. In the United States the book […]

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Dynamite to release Casino Royale comic book adaptation

July 18th, 2016 by

Casino Royale comic adaptation

Dynamite Entertainment is to release a comic book adaptation of Casino Royale in November. The comic is adapted from Ian Fleming’s first novel by  Van Jensen and drawn by Matthew Southworth and will exist in a separate universe from the Warren Ellis-penned comics, also published by Dynamite. At the time of Dynamite announcing its Bond comics the company […]

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00 Sailin’ Three: Bond locations cruise November 2016

July 14th, 2016 by

OO Sailin' Three

Anyone wanting to visit locations from Casino Royale, Thunderball, Dr No and Live and Let Die should check out 00 Sailin’ Three, a weeklong cruise in late November/early December 2016. Check out details of 00 Sailin’ Three here The cruise is from Sunday 27th November to Saturday 3rd December 2016, with themed events in Miami on 26th November for early arrivals. According to […]

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