James Bond & Friends – Episode 0036: Those We Lost

December 31st, 2019 by

The latest episode of James Bond & Friends is now available on Apple Podcasts and elsewhere. Reflecting on the people the James Bond franchise lost in 2019. In this end-of-year episode, we look back over 2019 and the people we lost from the James Bond franchise. From lesser-known names to world-famous stars, we reflect on […]

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Claudine Auger dies aged 78

December 20th, 2019 by

Today we learnt of the recent death of Thunderball actress Claudine Auger after a long period of illness. Born in Paris on 26th  April 1941, Claudine Auger first came to prominence as runner up in the 1958 Miss World contest. She made her film debut when still in school in Pierre Gaspard-Huit’s Christine (1958) and at […]

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James Bond & Friends – Mission Debrief (002 Food)

December 19th, 2019 by

The latest episode of James Bond & Friends is now available on Apple Podcasts and elsewhere. Is James Bond a good cook? This week Edward Biddulph returns to the podcast for a special Mission Debrief episode all about the food of Bond. We discuss Bond’s heroic consumption of eggs, the novelty of an avocado in […]

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007 poster competition announced by Eon and partner studios

December 16th, 2019 by

Eon Productions, MGM, Universal and United Artists launch competition with cash prizes. As James Bond returns for his 25th adventure, Eon Productions and partners MGM, Universal Pictures International and United Artists Releasing have announced a competition to design a Bond poster. They would like young creators to design a unique poster inspired by the Daniel […]

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James Bond & Friends – Episode 0035: Live And Let Die Redux

December 13th, 2019 by

The latest episode of James Bond & Friends is now available on Apple Podcasts and elsewhere. Could Fleming’s second novel be adapted faithfully in the 21st century? This episode we consider how Daniel Craig’s reboot of the series could have continued with a faithful adaptation of Ian Fleming’s second novel Live And Let Die to […]

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No Time To Die vehicles now at Bond In Motion

December 6th, 2019 by

Action vehicles from the forthcoming James Bond film are now on display at Bond in Motion at the London Film Museum. Included in the new display are: James Bond’s Aston Martin DB5 stunt replica with damage and bullet hits James Bond’s Aston Martin V8 James Bond’s Land Rover Series III from Jamaica Ash’s New Land […]

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Omega unveals 007’s new watch in New York

December 5th, 2019 by

James Bond’s latest watch unveiled at event attended by Daniel Craig, Barbara Broccoli and Michael G Wilson. At an event in New York, Omega unveiled the new watch that will be worn by Bond in No Time to Die. As well as appearing on screen in the 25th 007 film the watch will also be […]

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James Bond & Friends – Episode 0034: Trailer Reaction

December 5th, 2019 by

The latest episode of James Bond & Friends is now available on Apple Podcasts and elsewhere. What can we learn from the No Time To Die trailer? What might be the reaction of a wider audience? This week we assemble a large panel to dissect the No Time To Die teaser trailer that debuted on […]

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No Time to Die production stills

December 4th, 2019 by

To coincide with the release of the first trailer for No Time to Die, a number of stills from the production have also been released. No Time to Die is a Danjaq and Metro Goldwyn Mayer Pictures film. Photos: Nicola Dove © 2019 Danjaq LLC AND MGM. All Rights Reserved.

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No Time to Die character posters released

December 3rd, 2019 by

007 twitter account shares new images of No Time to Die actors. We will have to see if it is significant that Q is included in the six released character posters while Felix Leiter, M and Moneypenny are not. To keep up to date with what is happening on the No Time to Die page […]

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