For Your Eyes Only

Birthday of Walter Gotell (General Gogol) [1924]

March 15th, 2018 by

The German actor Walter Gotell, who played KGB head General Gogol in a total of six James Bond films, was born in Bonn on 15th March 1924. Gotell’s family fled Germany under the Nazis and settled in Britain and he started in films during the Second World War playing German heavies. After the war he […]

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Birthday of Cassandra Harris from For Your Eyes Only [1948]

December 15th, 2017 by

Cassandra Harris, who played Countess Lisl von Schlaf in For Your Eyes Only was born in Sydney in Australia on 15th December 1948.

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Birthday of Lynn-Holly Johnson from For Your Eyes Only [1958]

December 13th, 2017 by

Lynn-Holly Johnson, who played Bibi Dahl in For Your Eyes Only, was born in Chicago on 13th December 1958. Photo: Lynn-Holly Johnson by Nightscream. Licensed under CC BY 3.0.

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Birthday of Topol from For Your Eyes Only [1935]

September 9th, 2017 by

Topol, who played Milos Columbo in For Your Eyes Only, was born in Tel Aviv on 9th September 1935. Photo: Topol by Rob C. Croes / Anefo – cropped version of Nationaal Archief. Licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0.

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Birthday of Geoffrey Keen [1916]

August 21st, 2017 by

Geoffrey Keen, who played Frederick Gray in The Spy Who Loved Me, Moonraker, For Your Eyes Only, Octopussy, A View to a Kill and The Living Daylights, was born in Berkshire on 21st August 1916.

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Birthday of Carole Bouquet from For Your Eyes Only [1957]

August 18th, 2017 by

Carole Bouquet, who played Melina Havelock in For Your Eyes Only, was born in Neuilly-sur-Seine in France on 18th August 1957. Photo: Carole Bouquet by Studio Harcourt. Licensed under CC BY 3.0.

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Anniversary of For Your Eyes Only première [1981]

June 24th, 2017 by

For Your Eyes Only premièred at the Odeon Leicester Square on 24 June 1981.

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Charity 007 screenings in memory of Roger Moore

May 26th, 2017 by

A series of special charity screenings in aid of UNICEF starts on 31st May in memory of Sir Roger Moore. Two of Moore’s Bond films will be screened at Odeon Cinemas in the UK, AMC Theatres in the US and Hoyts in Australia and New Zealand from 31st May 2017 with additional locations announced soon. Eon […]

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Remembering Sir Roger Moore

May 24th, 2017 by

Sir Roger Moore

It was one hot Saturday afternoon in August 1975 when I got my first taste of James Bond on the big screen. The Man With The Golden Gun had been released in December the previous year, but this was my first opportunity to see it. Hard as it is to imagine today, it took months […]

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Anniversary of For Your Eyes Only publication in UK [1960]

April 11th, 2017 by

Ian Fleming’s first deviation from the traditional James Bond formula, with a series of five short stories following his work on aborted TV series.

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