James Bond & Friends

James Bond & Friends – Episode 0038: Three Point Five Aston Martins

January 23rd, 2020 by

The latest episode of James Bond & Friends is now available on Apple Podcasts and elsewhere. How will the music choices – and late changes – affect No Time To Die? This week we recap all of the music news hurriedly released after the press got wind of both composer Hans Zimmer and title-song artist Billie […]

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James Bond & Friends – Episode 0037: Beer, Pizza and GoDaddy

January 9th, 2020 by

The latest episode of James Bond & Friends is now available on Apple Podcasts and elsewhere. How will 2020 be remembered by Bond fans? This first episode of a new decade looks forward to what we can expect from a busy year of Bond – plus a number of question-marks that hang over the year […]

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James Bond & Friends – Episode 0036: Those We Lost

December 31st, 2019 by

The latest episode of James Bond & Friends is now available on Apple Podcasts and elsewhere. Reflecting on the people the James Bond franchise lost in 2019. In this end-of-year episode, we look back over 2019 and the people we lost from the James Bond franchise. From lesser-known names to world-famous stars, we reflect on […]

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James Bond & Friends – Mission Debrief (002 Food)

December 19th, 2019 by

The latest episode of James Bond & Friends is now available on Apple Podcasts and elsewhere. Is James Bond a good cook? This week Edward Biddulph returns to the podcast for a special Mission Debrief episode all about the food of Bond. We discuss Bond’s heroic consumption of eggs, the novelty of an avocado in […]

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James Bond & Friends – Episode 0035: Live And Let Die Redux

December 13th, 2019 by

The latest episode of James Bond & Friends is now available on Apple Podcasts and elsewhere. Could Fleming’s second novel be adapted faithfully in the 21st century? This episode we consider how Daniel Craig’s reboot of the series could have continued with a faithful adaptation of Ian Fleming’s second novel Live And Let Die to […]

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James Bond & Friends – Episode 0034: Trailer Reaction

December 5th, 2019 by

The latest episode of James Bond & Friends is now available on Apple Podcasts and elsewhere. What can we learn from the No Time To Die trailer? What might be the reaction of a wider audience? This week we assemble a large panel to dissect the No Time To Die teaser trailer that debuted on […]

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James Bond & Friends – Episode 0033: Previously On James Bond 2/2

November 29th, 2019 by

The latest episode of James Bond & Friends is now available on Apple Podcasts and elsewhere. Has the creative team written themselves into a cul de sac? This episode we continue our round-up of all the latest news and interviews for No Time To Die since principal photography wrapped, digging in to some of the […]

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James Bond & Friends – Episode 0032: Previously On James Bond 1/2

November 26th, 2019 by

The latest episode of James Bond & Friends is now available on Apple Podcasts and elsewhere.     What’s been happening since No Time To Die wrapped photography? This episode we round up all the latest news and interviews for No Time To Die since principal photography wrapped, and welcome newcomer John Clark (AKA HaphazardStuff) […]

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James Bond & Friends – Episode 0031: Judi Dench Earth II

November 19th, 2019 by

The latest episode of James Bond & Friends is now available on Apple Podcasts and elsewhere.     How much Bond continuity is successful? How much is necessary? This episode we consider the problem of continuity in a 57 year-old film franchise. We speculate why the Daniel Craig era leaned so heavily on connections to […]

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James Bond & Friends – Episode 0030: A Security Risk

November 9th, 2019 by

The latest episode of James Bond & Friends is now available on Apple Podcasts and elsewhere. How did the character of Moneypenny evolve from page to screen? In light of the news that Naomie Harris has suggested an independent Moneypenny adventure, we delve into the character of M’s long-serving secretary and the other women of […]

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