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007 action exhibition set to dazzle Vienna

June 13th, 2024 by

A spectacular James Bond exhibition will launch in Vienna on 7th September 2024, featuring iconic vehicles, gadgets, and costumes. The highly anticipated 007 Action exhibition is set to open its doors at Vienna’s METAstadt convention centre on 7th September 2024. This expansive showcase spans 3,400 square meters, bringing together a remarkable collection of James Bond […]

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Bond producers to receive honorary Academy Awards

June 13th, 2024 by

A professional portrait of a woman and a man standing side by side against a gray background. The woman is on the left, with medium-length hair, wearing a black dress and a subtle necklace. The man is on the right, donning a navy suit, white shirt, and red tie, bearing a well-groomed white beard. They both appear solemn and confident.

Michael G Wilson and Barbara Broccoli will be awarded the prestigious Irving G Thalberg Memorial Award by the Academy. Michael G Wilson and Barbara Broccoli, the dynamic duo behind the James Bond film franchise, are set to receive the esteemed Irving G Thalberg Memorial Award from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences. This […]

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Daniel Craig sets sights on Qatari investment for Othello passion project

June 7th, 2024 by

Daniel Craig seeks Gulf funding for his modern adaptation of Othello, blending his Bond legacy with new cinematic ambitions. Now he is a former James Bond, Daniel Craig is channelling his talents into an ambitious adaptation of Shakespeare’s Othello. Set in an American military barracks in Iraq, this project sees Craig seeking financial backing from […]

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New 007 hardbacks celebrate Ian Fleming’s legacy with fresh designs

May 28th, 2024 by

Ian Fleming Publications announces the release of new hardback editions of all fourteen James Bond novels with artwork by Michael Gillette. In a fitting tribute to the creator of James Bond, Ian Fleming Publications has unveiled a project sure to thrill fans of the legendary spy. Marking Ian Fleming’s birthday today, the company has announced […]

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Bond icon Judi Dench reflects on vision loss after 6 decades in film

May 28th, 2024 by

Oscar-winning actress Judi Dench reflects on her legendary career as she copes with sight loss due to macular degeneration. Judi Dench, renowned for her role as M in the James Bond series, is celebrating her six-decade-long film career amid personal challenges. At 89, Dench continues to dazzle the industry with her resilience and talent, even […]

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Lana Del Rey reveals her rejected Bond theme for SPECTRE

May 27th, 2024 by

Artist says her song 24 was intended as the theme to SPECTRE. Lana Del Rey, the melancholic crooner known for hits like Video Games and Summertime Sadness, recently revealed that she had penned a James Bond theme song that was ultimately rejected. Speaking backstage at the Ivor Novello Awards in London, where she was honoured […]

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Scalextric unveils James Bond AMC Hornet from The Man with the Golden Gun

May 16th, 2024 by

New AMC Hornet slot car coincides with 50th anniversary of Roger Moore’s second outing as 007. Celebrating the 50th anniversary of The Man with the Golden Gun, Scalextric has announced the release of a James Bond AMC Hornet slot car. This highly detailed 1:32 scale model replicates the car from the iconic bridge jump scene, […]

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Limited edition On His Majesty’s Secret Service by Charlie Higson sells out in an hour

May 16th, 2024 by

IFP seem to have missed a fundraising opportunity with a special limited edition of Charlie Higson’s adult Bond adventure. Ian Fleming Publications (IFP) announced yesterday a special limited edition of Charlie Higson’s adult James Bond novel, On His Majesty’s Secret Service. This exclusive run of 200 signed paperback copies, featuring unique sprayed edges, was priced […]

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A Spy Like Me is out now

April 25th, 2024 by

Kim Sherwood’s latest sees MI6’s elite unravel terror in Bond’s absence. Kim Sherwood’s second book in the Double O trilogy, A Spy Like Me, was released today in the UK, following its US debut on the 23rd April. This novel continues Sherwood’s expansion of the James Bond universe, exploring new narratives within the spy genre. […]

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Ian Fleming Publications marks 65th anniversary of Goldfinger with Penfold collaboration

March 25th, 2024 by

Collaboration celebrates Goldfinger’s literary and golfing heritage. Ian Fleming Publications has announced a partnership with Penfold, the British golfing brand, to celebrate the 65th anniversary of the publication of Goldfinger. The collaboration highlights Fleming’s fondness for golf, which is evident in several of his James Bond novels, including Goldfinger where the game plays a pivotal […]

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A new era of 007 audio adventures unveiled

March 18th, 2024 by

Ian Fleming’s iconic tales revived with star-studded narrations for modern listeners. Ian Fleming Publications, in partnership with HarperCollins US, is to release audio editions of all Fleming’s iconic 007 novels and his two non-fiction works. This venture aims to introduce Bond’s thrilling adventures to a broader audience through captivating narrations by a stellar cast. The […]

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Join the ultimate James Bond adventure: Mission: Double-O Siete in Mexico City this October

March 15th, 2024 by

SPECTRE and Licence to Kill will come alive off-screen in an unparalleled fan experience. Mission: Double-O Siete promises a thrilling itinerary of tours through iconic Bond film and book locations, immersive local shopping and attractions, and an unforgettable participation in the annual Day of the Dead Parade from the heart of Zocalo Plaza. The event is […]

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007 Science exhibition opens in Chicago

March 11th, 2024 by

Bond fans in Chicago get to glimpse into Bond’s world of gadgets and vehicles. The Museum of Science and Industry (MSI) in Chicago is inviting James Bond fans and science enthusiasts alike to delve into the fascinating world of 007’s science and technology. The groundbreaking exhibition, titled 007 Science: Inventing the World of James Bond, […]

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Bond 26 not yet started says Barbara Broccoli at BFI event honouring Christopher Nolan

February 17th, 2024 by

Bond 26

At a BFI event honouring Christopher Nolan, Barbara Broccoli repeated her usual refrain about no progress on Bond 26. In a glittering ceremony in London on Wednesday night, the British Film Institute bestowed its prestigious Fellowship Award on Christopher Nolan, celebrating his illustrious contributions to cinema. The event, marked by an array of stars and […]

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Ian Fleming Publications unveils 2024 plans

January 30th, 2024 by

IFP unveils an ambitious plan for book releases in the upcoming year. Ian Fleming Publications has disclosed its upcoming initiatives for 2024, offering a measured yet engaging array of literary events for James Bond fans. Here’s an overview of the anticipated releases and events: James Bond: The Raymond Benson Years eBook Omnibus Ian Fleming Publications […]

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Bond 26 story in The Sun unlikely to be true

December 12th, 2023 by

Bond 26

The Sun recently reported that Bond 26 would feature two 007s. A recent article in The Sun reports that Bond 26 will feature not one but two 007s – an older and a younger version. The story is being widely disseminated by other outlets and would mark a big departure from the traditional Bond formula. […]

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Comics writer Garth Ennis talks about James Bond 007: Your Cold, Cold Heart

November 24th, 2023 by

The comic book writer unveils the world of Your Cold, Cold Heart. Legendary comics writer, Garth Ennis, offers a fresh perspective on 007 in the upcoming series, James Bond 007: Your Cold, Cold Heart. In a conversation with Dynamite Entertainment, Ennis delves into his unexpected journey with Bond, revealing a shift in perception that transformed […]

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Nolan denies Bond 26 involvement

November 23rd, 2023 by

Christopher Nolan’s denial casts a shadow on Bond 26’s prospect for a 2025 release. In a recent interview with Krystia Fauria for Associated Press, acclaimed filmmaker Christopher Nolan quashed swirling rumours linking him to the director’s chair for Bond 26. The interview primarily focused on the promotion of the home release of his latest film, […]

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Bond in Motion headed for Prague

October 30th, 2023 by

Exhibition of Bond vehicles to open in the Czech capital in December. The roving Bond in Motion exhibition is headed for Czechia at the end of this year. It opens on 7th December 2023 at the Prague Exhibition Centre and will continue its run until 31st March next year. The exhibition, previously located in Brussels, […]

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New 007: Road to a Million trailer released as contestants revealed

October 24th, 2023 by

The nine pairs taking part in Prime Video’s upcoming Bond-inspired adventure series 007: Road To A Million were announced yesterday. All pairs are in with a chance of winning a life-changing £1,000,000. The new full series trailer provides a greater glimpse at what’s to come. From emergency nurses and retired police officers to a married […]

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