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Scientific Games signs exclusive James Bond licensing deal

March 8th, 2017 by

Slot machines

Scientific Games Corporation today announced a license agreement for the James Bond franchise, spanning land-based gaming, lottery and social slots. The exclusive agreement with Eon Productions Limited, Danjaq, LLC and MGM Interactive Inc., a subsidiary of Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer Inc., gives Scientific Games the rights to leverage all past and future iconic James Bond films, as well […]

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Eon producing another non-Bond movie

February 8th, 2017 by

Bond 25

While Bond fans await even the tiniest hint of solid news about Bond 25 it has been revealed by Variety that the James Bond producers are currently involved in another non-Bond project. Nancy, directed by Christina Choe, is said to be a psychological thriller starring Andrea Riseborough with J Smith-Cameron, Ann Dowd, John Leguizamo and Steve Buscemi. According […]

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Eon Productions in Abu Dhabi visit

December 20th, 2016 by

Eon Productions’ co-producer Andrew Noakes visited Abu Dhabi last week in what is described as a showcase tour. Noakes joined producers from Disney and Universal Studios in a five day tour hosted by the Abu Dhabi Film Commission (ADFC). In recent years the Emirate has seen a number of big film projects, such as Star Wars: The […]

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Podcast 003: Whatever happened to 2016?

December 15th, 2016 by

A look at what did and didn’t happen in the world of 007 during 2016, mainly focusing on Bond 25.

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Birthday of 007 producer Harry Saltzman [1915]

October 27th, 2016 by

Harry Saltzman, who co-founded Eon Froductions and Danjaq with Cubby Broccoli, was born on 27th October 1915 in Sherbrooke, Canada. Legend has it that Saltzman ran away from home at the age of 15, eventually joining a travelling circus for a number of years. In 1932 he moved to Paris to study, but instead started picking talent […]

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Limited edition 1:8 scale Aston Martin DB5 available from Eaglemoss

February 24th, 2016 by

To celebrate the release of the 24th 007 film SPECTRE on Digital HD, Blu-ray and DVD, Eaglemoss Ltd, EON Productions and Aston Martin Lagonda Ltd are making their 1:8 scale replica of the Goldfinger Aston Martin DB5 available for purchase as a completed model. The replica DB5 was originally released as a build-up kit that was […]

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Book on Bond Design to be released by EON

August 28th, 2015 by

  Bond By Design: The Art of the James Bond Films gives an exclusive tour of EON Productions’ James Bond archives and is available to buy from 1st October from Amazon UK or Amazon.com. The book includes set, storyboard, vehicle, gadget and costume designs by legendary designers including Sir Ken Adam, Syd Cain, Peter Murton, Peter […]

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Statement on SPECTRE from Eon Productions

December 14th, 2014 by

Following the release of information by the group that hacked into Sony’s network relating to SPECTRE, on Saturday Eon Productions released the following statement: EON PRODUCTIONS, the producers of the James Bond films, learned this morning that an early version of the screenplay for the new Bond film SPECTRE is amongst the material stolen and […]

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Thunderball rights go to Danjaq/MGM after 50 year dispute

November 16th, 2013 by

After half a century of legal wrangling and bad blood, it was announced yesterday that the rights to Thunderball, which were in the hands of the relatives of Kevin McClory since his death in 2006, will revert to MGM and Danjaq. The announcement was made in a press release: Los Angeles, CA (November 15, 2013) […]

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New Eon Project points to 2015 release for Bond 24

May 22nd, 2013 by

Eon Productions bosses Barbara Broccoli and Michael G Wilson are set to executive produce a new film about an outsider living on a remote Scottish island, according to reports, seemingly ending any chance that Bond 24 would be released in 2014. The film, The Silent Storm, will star Andrea Riseborough and Damian Lewis and will […]

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