James Bond & Friends – Episode 009 (Fancy Cappuccino Machine)

April 30th, 2019 by

The latest episode of James Bond & Friends is now available on iTunes and elsewhere. What can we read into the plot synopsis for Bond 25? With a little more time – and sleep – to reflect, we examine the plot synopsis that was released after the ‘Bond 25’ reveal event, asking questions about the […]

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Daniel Craig on location in Jamaica as Bond 25 shoot begins

April 29th, 2019 by

The long awaited start of Bond 25 got underway in Jamaica on Sunday. After the livestream event last Thursday introducing the cast members for Bond 25, Sunday saw shooting finally begin in Port Antonio. The town is on the northeastern shore of Jamaica and about an hour from Kingston. To commemorate the start of principal […]

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🎥 Daniel Craig speaks to Entertainment Tonight

April 26th, 2019 by

Interviewed in Jamaica after yesterday’s Bond 25 launch event, Daniel Craig says he probably won’t do another Bond and that it’s time someone else has a chance to take over. The segment above lasts slightly longer than a a minute.

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James Bond & Friends – Episode 008 (No Socks Please, We’re British)

April 26th, 2019 by

The latest episode of James Bond & Friends is now available on iTunes and elsewhere. Dissecting the Bond 25 reveal event. In this special extended episode, we take apart the Bond 25 live reveal event. How did it all go down? What was expected and was surprising? Along the way we trip over a forgetful producer, […]

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🎥 Rami Malek interview on Good Morning America

April 25th, 2019 by

Speaking on Good Morning America, Rami Malek talks about James Bond. During the interview he mentions Goldfinger, The Man With The Golden Gun and Casino Royale as among his favourite Bond films. Although he is unable to give any details about Bond 25, Malek does confirm he will play the villain. Thanks to MI6’s James […]

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Bond 25 set to start principal photography this weekend

April 25th, 2019 by

Bond 25 to start shooting in Jamaica on Sunday. James Bond Producers, Michael G Wilson and Barbara Broccoli today confirmed the start of principal photography on the 25th official James Bond film begins on 28th April 2019.  From Albert R. Broccoli’s Eon Productions and Metro Goldwyn Mayer Studios, the film is directed by Cary Joji […]

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🎥 Bond 25 launch live stream

April 25th, 2019 by

Watch the official launch of Bond 25 from 1:10 pm  in the UK from one of 007’s most iconic locations. For non-UK based fans it’s at 2:10 pm for most of continental western Europe, 8:10 am on the East coast of USA and 5:10 am on the West coast). Given that cast and crew recently […]

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Bond 25 cast and crew arrive in Jamaica

April 24th, 2019 by

Daniel Craig aboard jet that brought cast and crew to Kingston. Daniel Craig and Michael G Wilson were among Bond 25 cast and crew who touched down at Norman Manley International Airport in Jamaica yesterday aboard a chartered Airbus A340 arriving from London Stansted. However, instead of a long-anticipated press conference in which various details […]

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James Bond & Friends – Episode 007 (Double Bourbons)

April 23rd, 2019 by

The latest episode of James Bond & Friends is now available on iTunes and elsewhere. What were Bond’s drinking habits across the books and how do they differ in the films? We discuss aspects of James Bond’s drinks and along the way we mull over the loss of local flavour, drinks missing from the films, Bond’s salad […]

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Film exec David Picker dies aged 87

April 23rd, 2019 by

Over the weekend we learnt the sad news that David Picker died. At United Artists he was was part of the team instrumental in bringing 007 to the big screen. Born on 14th May 1931 in New York City, Picker worked in the film industry for more than forty years as an executive and producer. […]

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