Casino Royale

Secret Cinema announces further tickets for interactive Casino Royale screenings

January 18th, 2019 by

Secret Cinema has today announced that further tickets have been added for the previously sold out production: Secret Cinema Presents Casino Royale. Secret Cinema’s interactive screenings of Casino Royale will now run from Wednesday 5th June to Sunday 22nd September. The additional tickets and show nights go on sale on Friday 25th January at 12pm […]

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Birthday of Jeffrey Wright [1965]

December 7th, 2018 by

Two time Felix Leiter Jeffrey Wright was born on 7th December 1965 in Washington DC. Starting out on stage, Wright’s first major film role was opposite Harrison Ford in Presumed Innocent (1990), leading to many movie appearances. He appeared as Felix Leiter in Casino Royale and Quantum of Solace.

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Immersive Casino Royale screenings announced for London next year

November 30th, 2018 by

Secret Cinema announces immersive Casino Royale experience at secret London location. For the very first time Secret Cinema will present the critically-acclaimed film Casino Royale (2006), directed by Martin Campbell and starring Daniel Craig as James Bond. What is Secret Cinema? Fusing film, music, art, theatre, and dance, Secret Cinema creates unique spaces for social […]

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Birthday of Mads Mikkelsen from Casino Royale [1965]

November 22nd, 2018 by

Mads Mikkelsen, who played Le Chiffre in Casino Royale, was born in Copenhagen on 22nd November 1965. Photo: Mads Mikkelsen by anthony040. Licensed under CC BY 2.0.

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Anniversary of world première of Casino Royale [2006]

November 14th, 2018 by

Tuesday 14th November 2006 marked the Royal World Première of Daniel Craig’s eagerly awaited Bond debut, Casino Royale, in the presence of Queen Elizabeth II. After a certain element of the fan base railed against Craig as Pierce Brosnan’s successor and the British tabloid press went after him with a vengeance it must have been satisfying when early reviews were […]

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Birthday of Angela Scoular from On Her Majesty’s Secret Service [1945]

November 8th, 2018 by

Angela Scoular, who Ruby in On Her Majesty’s Secret Service (1969), was born in London on 8th November 1945. She also appeared in the 1967 version of Casino Royale as Buttercup.

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Birthday of director Martin Campbell [1943]

October 24th, 2018 by

Martin Campbell, who directed Goldeneye and Casino Royale and hence introduced both Pierce Brosnan and Daniel Craig as 007, was born on 24th October 1943 in New Zealand. Campbell’s other work includes directing episodes of the cult British TV series The Professionals, while film work includes two Zorro films with Antonio Banderas and Catherine Zeta-Jones, as […]

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Daniel Craig unveiled as new James Bond [2005]

October 14th, 2018 by

Daniel Craig was announced as the new James Bond on 14th October 2005. Producers Barbara Broccoli and Michael G Wilson introduced the rather nervous Craig at an event on HMS Belfast on the Thames. Craig arrived on a speedboat accompanied by the Royal Marines and immediately came under attack by part of the fan base, as well […]

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Birthday of 007 screenwriter Robert Wade [1962]

September 16th, 2018 by

Robert Wade, who with writing partner Neal Purvis has worked on each Bond film since The World Is Not Enough (1999, with Bruce Feirstein), was born in South Wales on 16th September 1961. Following their work on Skyfall it was announced that the screen writing duo were retiring from the Bond films. However, they were hired to work on […]

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Birthday of Caterina Murino from Casino Royale [1977]

September 15th, 2018 by

Caterina Murino, who played Solange Dimitrios in Casino Royale, was born in Cagliari on the Italian island of Sardinia on 15th September 1977. Photo: Caterina Murino by PM – Il Piccolo Missionario. Licensed under CC BY-SA 2.0 via Wikimedia Commons.

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