The Living Daylights

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 Joe Don Baker [1936]

February 12th, 2018 by

Joe Don Baker, who is one of the handful of actors to have appeared in more than one film playing different roles, was born in Texas in 12th February 1936. Often appearing in television roles, his first major film was Cool Hand Luke (1967) with Paul Newman. He got the role of Brad Whitaker in The Living Daylights […]

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Birthday of Maryam d’Abo from The Living Daylights [1960]

December 27th, 2017 by

Maryam d’Abo, who played Kara Milovy in The Living Daylights, was born in London on 27th December 1960. Photo: Maryam d’Abo by Towpilot. Licensed under CC BY-SA 3.0.

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Birthday of ‘Living Daylights’ actor Jeroen Krabbé [1944]

December 5th, 2017 by

Jeroen Krabbé, who played General Georgi Koskov in The Living Daylights was born on 5th December 1944 in Amsterdam. He has appeared in many Hollywood films, making his name in the role of villains in the late 1980s and early 1990s.

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Birthday of Art Malik from The Living Daylights [1952]

November 13th, 2017 by

Art Malik, who played Kamran Shah in The Living Daylights, was born in Bahawalpur, Pakistan on 13th November 1952.

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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 Robert Brown [1921]

July 23rd, 2017 by

Robert Brown, who played Admiral Hargreaves in The Spy Who Loved Me and M in Octopussy, A View to a Kill, The Living Daylights and Licence To Kill, was born in Dorset on 23rd July 1921.

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Birthday of Miss Moneypenny actress Caroline Bliss [1961]

July 12th, 2017 by

Caroline Bliss, who played Miss Moneypenny in The Living Daylights and Licence to Kill, was born in England on 12th July 1961.

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Birthday of Andreas Wisniewski from The Living Daylights [1959]

July 3rd, 2017 by

Andreas Wisniewski, who played Necros in The Living Daylights, was born in Berlin on 3rd July 1959. Photo: Andreas Wisniewski by Kanzeon Zen Center. Licensed under CC BY 2.0.

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Anniversary of The Living Daylights première [1987]

June 29th, 2017 by

Timothy Dalton’s first Bond movie, The Living Daylights, premièred at the Odeon Leicester Square on 29th June 1987.

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