Roger Moore

Anniversary of The Spy Who Loved Me première [1977]

July 7th, 2019 by

Roger Moore’s third outing as 007 was The Spy Who Loved Me, which featured the Lotus Esprit dubbed “Wet Nellie”. The movie was premièred at the Odeon Leicester Square on 7th July 1977.

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Anniversary of Octopussy premiere [1983]

June 6th, 2019 by

Roger Moore’s sixth outing as 007 was Octopussy. The film premiered at the Odeon Leicester Square on 6th June 1983. Among those attending the premiere were Prince Charles and Princess Diana.

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Anniversary of Roger Moore’s death [2017]

May 23rd, 2019 by

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Roger Moore died on 23rd May 2017 at his home in Switzerland. He was 89 years old.

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Anniversary of A View To A Kill première in San Francisco [1985]

May 22nd, 2019 by

A View To A Kill was premiered in San Francisco’s Palace of Fine Arts on 22nd May 1985. The film was to be the last to feature Roger Moore as 007.

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Premiere of The Man With The Golden Gun [1974]

December 19th, 2018 by

Roger Moore’s second James Bond film was The Man With The Golden Gun, which premiered at London’s Odeon Leicester Square on 19th December 1974. The film went on general release in the UK and USA the same day, although it had opened in Japan five days earlier. While the film is not highly regarded by many Bond […]

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Birthday of Sir Roger Moore [1927]

October 14th, 2018 by

The third actor to play 007 in the official EON series, Roger Moore, was born on 14th October 1927 in Stockwell, London, the son of a policeman. Moore took over after Sean Connery left the series for the second time following Diamonds Are Forever, playing Bond in a very different way to Connery’s portrayal. Although his […]

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MI6 Confidential Special #2: Remembering Roger Moore

July 3rd, 2018 by

The latest special edition of MI6 Confidential celebrates the life of Roger Moore. Last year, MI6 Confidential introduced a new special format: a limited-run 100-page perfect bound issue of the magazine taking a deep dive into one particular facet of the franchise. The second special release in this longer format, ‘Remembering Roger Moore,’ is co-authored […]

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Roger Moore’s The 007 Diaries to be republished next year

December 4th, 2017 by

Diary written during the filming of Live And Let Die to be reissued in 2018. Roger Moore agreed to keep a day-by-day diary throughout the production of his first James Bond film, Live and Let Die. Originally published just ahead of the premiere in July 1973, a new hardback edition of the book is to be published […]

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MI6 Confidential #40 & #41: Roger Moore double issue

August 23rd, 2017 by

For the first time ever, MI6 Confidential magazine is releasing a double issue to pay tribute to Sir Roger Moore’s tenure as 007. Sir Roger was not only a fine 007, he was a true gentleman, humanitarian, and raconteur. His unique brand of charm, wit, and style permeated everything he did and his self-effacing, humble attitude was […]

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MI6 Confidential announces double-issue Roger Moore tribute

June 12th, 2017 by

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MI6 Confidential have announced that their next two issues are to be dedicated to the memory of Sir Roger Moore, who died last month at the age of 89. The magazine’s publishing schedule has been changed, with the planned next issue moved to later in the year. The email, sent by editor Hugh Maddocks, is […]

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