James Bond & Friends

James Bond & Friends – Episode 0078: Groundhog Day

January 23rd, 2021 by

For this episode, the panel examines the unsurprising news that MGM issued yet another delay to No Time To Die, pushing the film back to October 2021. Will this hold with Bond being the first big film out this year, or should we really expect it in 2022? What other curve balls could we see between now and then, and will Ana de Armas be back dating Ben Affleck by the time Daniel Craig turns 60?

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James Bond & Friends – Episode 0077: Not From Where I’m Standing

January 15th, 2021 by

This week we interview four musicians who together contributed to the 2020 album of James Bond cover songs, ‘Not From Where I’m Standing’. Organised by David Gedge of The Wedding Present, the new album involves Gedge’s colleagues and friends from 35 years in the music business. 

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James Bond & Friends – Episode 0076: James Bond Jr Watchalong 1

January 11th, 2021 by

For this episode, we resurrect an oft-forgotten relic of the canon – James Bond Jr – as it celebrates its 30th anniversary this year. Whether you grew up seeing it on TV, or have never watched it before, we recap the history of the project before diving in at the deep end with the first two episodes

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James Bond & Friends – Episode 0075: Holiday Fireside Chat

December 31st, 2020 by

What were our Bondian highlights of 2020 and what are we looking forward to in 2021?

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James Bond & Friends – Episode 0074: Bond Family Feud – Grand Final

December 24th, 2020 by

Taking a break from our usual discussion & watchalong format, we play Family Feud (or Family Fortunes, depending on where you’re from) with returning champions Lisa Funnell and Ben Williams battling Bill Koenig and David Leigh in the grand final for the 2020 title.

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James Bond & Friends – Episode 0073: Bond Family Feud – Semi Final 2

December 17th, 2020 by

Taking a break from our usual discussion & watchalong format, we play Family Feud again as two team go head to head in this second semi-final!

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James Bond & Friends – Episode 0072: Bond Family Feud – Semi Final 1

December 11th, 2020 by

Taking a break from our usual discussion & watchalong format, we play Family Feud as two teams hope to make it through to the grand final!

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James Bond & Friends – Episode 0071: Watchalong with Goldfinger

December 6th, 2020 by

The latest episode of James Bond & Friends is now available on Apple Podcasts and elsewhere. Join us as we watch 1964’s Goldfinger together as a group experience. Is the iconic film still the gold standard or are parts of it due for smelting down? Along the way, we discover Oddjob’s bad fridge habits, effective […]

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James Bond & Friends – Episode 0070: Bond Women of the 1980s

November 26th, 2020 by

For this episode, we reflect on the Bond Women of the 1980s, who were far from the gun-arm hanging damsels in distress the series had been criticized for in earlier decades.

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James Bond & Friends – Episode 0069: Remembering Sir Sean Connery

November 1st, 2020 by

For this episode, the panel remembers the life and career of the original big-screen James Bond – Sir Sean Connery – who died on this day at the age of 90 at his home in the Bahamas.

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