James Bond News

MI6 Confidential #58: a legend begins

December 15th, 2020 by

Issue #58 of the full-colour James Bond magazine MI6 Confidential is now shipping worldwide. Every James Bond fan will remember where they were when they first heard the news that Sir Sean Connery had sadly passed away aged 90 on Saturday 31st October 2020. To honour such an icon of cinema would not be possible […]

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New album covers James Bond theme songs for charity

December 11th, 2020 by

Current and former members of The Wedding Present cover 20 Bond classics. Musicians associated with British indie-rockers The Wedding Present have released an album of 20 James Bond cover versions. The band formed in Leeds in 1985 and was associated with the C86 movement in the UK. According to the band’s singer, David Gedge, Not […]

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Warners to release on big screen and streaming: will other studios follow?

December 3rd, 2020 by

As the covid-19 pandemic continues to make film releases difficult Warner Bros moves to make its new films available via streaming. Warner Bros are to simultaneously release all their 2021 movies on the big screen as well as HBO Max according to an article in The Verge. There will be a one month window during […]

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MI6 Confidential #57: Women of the 80s

November 25th, 2020 by

Issue #57 of the full-colour James Bond magazine MI6 Confidential is now shipping worldwide. The 1980s provided fans five 007 adventures and two different James Bond’s – tied as the most productive decade with the 1960s. Starting with the crossbow-wielding Melina set out on a mission of revenge, and ending with Pam’s strong-willed CIA pilot, […]

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Book: The Lost Adventures of James Bond

November 24th, 2020 by

Mark Edlitz delves into some of the more uncharted corners of the 007 universe. The James Bond universe is greater than you might think. Even if you have seen all the movies and devoured Ian Fleming’s books, there is much more to discover about 007. There is a fascinating galaxy of Bond adventures that have […]

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New James Bond video game announced

November 20th, 2020 by

Project 007

IO Interactive announces they are working on new 007 game with original Bond story. It’s been quite some time since 007 has had a video game release and so the news has got a lot of fans excited.  Here’s the press release: James Bond will once again be coming to a console and computer screen near you. […]

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New book takes in-depth look at 50 cars from the Bond movies

November 17th, 2020 by

Hero Collector’s new release provides details of cars from all 25 of Eon’s Bond films.  While fans around the world await the arrival of No Time to Die in cinemas, they can satisfy their hunger for 007 with the release of 50 Greatest Bond Cars. Out today from Hero Collector, the publishing imprint of Eaglemoss, […]

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Sean Connery had been suffering from dementia widow reveals

November 2nd, 2020 by

Connery’s widow reveals in interview he was suffering from dementia. Photos of Sean Connery taken in the last couple of years showed the actor had become quite frail. However, it is only after his widow, Micheline, spoke to The Mail on Sunday that it was revealed that the actor had been suffering from dementia: “He […]

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UK Sunday papers go big on Sean Connery’s death

November 1st, 2020 by

More than anywhere else in the world, James Bond is a cultural phenomenon in the UK. Bond is entwined in many people’s childhoods, with memories of rainy bank holidays in front of the television as a Bond film came on ITV. So it is little surprise that the Sunday newspapers this morning, a day after […]

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Sean Connery dead at 90

October 31st, 2020 by

Bond fans around the world mourn the loss of the first man to play James Bond on the big screen. The first actor to play Ian Fleming’s secret agent in a feature film died overnight at his home in Nassau. Connery’s son, Jason, added that the actor had been ill for some time and that […]

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