Production Designer

Birthday of Ken Adam [1921]

February 5th, 2018 by

Legendary Production Designer Ken Adam was born in Berlin on 5th February 1921. Born into a wealthy Jewish family, his parents were forced to flee Nazi Germany with their children and settled in the UK, where he later trained as an architect. Adam’s sets were an essential part of many of the early James Bond films […]

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Dennis Gassner confirms Bond 25 return

October 17th, 2017 by

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Dennis Gassner confirmed as Bond 25 production designer. In an article on the look of Blade Runner 2049, International Cinematographers Guild Magazine spoke to cinematographer Roger Deakin and production designer Dennis Gassner. Talking about various aspects of shooting the movie, directed by Bond contender Denis Villeneuve, Gassner says: I’m about to do my fourth James Bond film, […]

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The life of Ken Adam

March 11th, 2016 by

In this article we celebrate the life of Ken Adam, the man who was responsible for creating the distinctive look of the early Bond films in his role as Production Designer. Ken Adam’s contribution to the Bond movies has become the stuff of legends. Who can forget the sprawling lair of Dr No or the super […]

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Inside the look of Skyfall [video]

May 4th, 2012 by

In the video above Oscar-winning production designer Dennis Gassner takes us inside the look of Skyfall.

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