ARTICLES RELATING TO JAMES BOND

John Logan 'excited' about Bond 24

2014-03-08 16:00

The screenwriter claims he is "almost done" penning the script for the next instalment in the James Bond franchise.

Liver and let die: James Bond was an alcoholic

2013-12-15 12:00

James Bond boozed so much that in all reality he would have had the tremulous hands of a chronic alcoholic, British doctors have said.

Tom Hardy = new James Bond?

2013-09-16 18:30

Tom Hardy is reportedly being primed as the new James Bond once Daniel Craig's steps down from his role as the iconic British spy.

Olympic James Bond parachutist killed

2013-08-15 11:17

The stuntman who amazed the world when he parachuted into the London 2012 Olympics opening ceremony dressed as James Bond has died while wing-diving in Switzerland.

Sam Mendes back for Bond 24

2013-07-12 09:08

Sam Mendes will direct Daniel Craig as 007 in the follow-up to Skyfall after all, after initially declining to return to the franchise because of his theatre commitments.

Beckham. David Beckham.

2013-06-25 22:34

Victoria Beckham says she thinks her husband David would be perfect as James Bond and could be the next 007 when Daniel Craig leaves the spy role.

Sam Mendes back for Bond 24 after all?

2013-05-30 17:25

Sam Mendes will reportedly return to direct Bond 24 after previously ruling himself out of directing the Skyfall follow-up.

Christopher Nolan to direct new Bond?

2013-05-17 18:04

Christopher Nolan has been approached to direct the new James Bond movie which will see Daniel Craig starring as the 007 agent for the fourth time.

James Bond goes Solo in new book

2013-04-15 18:46

The latest James Bond novel is titled Solo and will see the world's most famous fictional spy go on an unauthorised mission at the height of the Cold War, author William Boyd has said.

Danny Boyle on Bond: It's not for me

2013-03-15 21:39

Danny Boyle has ruled himself out of directing the next James Bond movie following the departure of Sam Mendes as he insists he can't work on a high-budget film.

Sam Mendes won't direct next Bond movie

2013-03-07 12:22

Skyfall director Sam Mendes has confirmed that he will not be helming the 24th James Bond film because of his time-consuming theatre commitments.

World’s ‘most exclusive pram’

2013-03-04 09:43

Aston Martin introduces the mother of all prams, with an exclusive price tag.

New James Bond novel on the way

2013-02-19 14:31

A new James Bond novel, written by British novelist William Boyd, will be released later this year, and will mark the 60th anniversary since Ian Flemming's first Bond novel.

Sean Connery for Bond Oscars tribute

2013-01-11 17:04

Oscar bosses hope to coax Sean Connery out of retirement to join the five other James Bond actors in a tribute to the big screen secret agent at this year's awards ceremony.

Skyfall sets £100m record in Britain

2013-01-02 08:10

The 23rd official Bond film Skyfall has breezed past Avatar to become the first movie ever to take £100m at the British box office.

Skyfall becomes UK's biggest ever film

2012-12-06 07:35

The latest James Bond movie Skyfall has smashed all British box office records to become the highest grossing movie ever, knocking Avatar from top spot.

Iconic James Bond DB5 restored

2012-11-20 11:06

The long-running association between Aston Martin and the James bond films continues with the latest film Skyfall which features the iconic silver Aston Martin DB5.

Daniel Craig visits troops in Afghanistan

2012-11-19 19:28

James Bond actor Daniel Craig has surprised UK troops in Afghanistan by turning up at Camp Bastion to introduce the latest 007 movie Skyfall as 800 soldiers sat down to watch it.

Skyfall scores biggest ever Bond debut

2012-11-12 10:24

James Bond can break out the Dom Perignon after returning to US cinemas in record fashion at the weekend, with Skyfall blowing away box office rivals with $88m.

Daniel Craig wants to quit James Bond

2012-11-08 12:40

Prior to Skyfall's release, Daniel Craig opened up to Rolling Stone, saying that he wants "to get out" of playing James Bond.

Skyfall gets rave review from Vatican

2012-10-31 09:14

The latest James Bond movie Skyfall has received two thumbs up from the Vatican newspaper, calling it the best Bond movie of the past 50 years.

Judi Dench loves bossing Daniel Craig

2012-10-24 19:28

Dame Judi Dench days she enjoyed exerting her authority as MI6 chief M over the "naughty" male characters like James Bond in Skyfall.

Bond Girl tag is 'annoying'

2012-10-19 22:13

British actress Rosamund Pike finds being known best as a former Bond Girl "annoying", but believes working on the iconic 007 film series was "very cool".

Daniel Craig: Skyfall is classic Bond

2012-10-18 21:56

Daniel Craig believes Skyfall marks a return to James Bond's classic roots and says director Sam Mendes has brought a unique passion about the secret agent to the movie.

 

Liver and let die: James Bond was an alcoholic

2013-12-15 21:29

James Bond boozed so much that in reality he would have been a chronic alcoholic.

Joan Collins rejected Goldfinger role

2013-11-13 18:30

Joan Collins turned down the role of Jill Masterson in Goldfinger because she was pregnant with her son Sacha at the time.

Naomie Harris back for Bond

2013-09-17 19:15

Naomie Harris is set to take on more action scenes as Miss Moneypenny in the new James Bond film when it begins shooting next year.

007's submarine car for sale

2013-09-09 17:13

The "submarine car" used in James Bond film The Spy Who Loved Me is up for sale in London, 24 years after it was discovered in a US storage unit.

New James Bond movie title revealed

2013-07-15 13:38

The title of the 24th film in the James Bond series will reportedly be Devil May Care, after the novel written to commemorate the 100th anniversary of 007's creator Ian Fleming's birth.

Idris Elba hates term 'black Bond'

2013-07-11 19:03

Idris Elba says he would love to play James Bond on the big screen but would struggle with being labelled as the first "black Bond".

Penelope Cruz to be oldest Bond girl

2013-06-03 14:22

Penelope Cruz looks set to become the oldest ever Bond girl at the age of 40 after holding talks with producers about starring in the as-yet untitled 24th spy franchise movie.

Christopher Nolan, Ang Lee for Bond 24?

2013-05-29 20:28

James Bond producers are looking for an A-list director to take over from Sam Mendes, with Christopher Nolan, Ang Lee and Nicolas Winding Refn allegedly all in the running.

New James Bond novel set in Africa

2013-04-16 16:26

The latest James Bond novel is named Solo and will follow the suave British spy on an African adventure, its author William Boyd has revealed.

The Rock wants to play Bond villain

2013-03-19 21:23

Dwayne 'The Rock' Johnson says he would love to follow in his grandfather Peter Maivia's footsteps by playing a Bond villain.

Skyfall will be 'tough to top'

2013-03-14 17:51

James Bond producer Barbara Broccoli has admitted it will be "tough" to top the critically acclaimed worldwide hit, Skyfall, as work begins on the next film.

Adele in line to sing next Bond theme

2013-03-05 21:19

Adele has reportedly been asked to sing the next James Bond theme song, following the success of the Oscar-winning theme song Skyfall.

Ben Whishaw reveals new Bond filming date

2013-02-19 22:11

Ben Whishaw recently revealed that the production crew behind James Bond are to reunite in 10 months time, to begin shooting the 24th installment of the film franchise.

Chinese fans angry over censored Skyfall

2013-01-22 16:13

Chinese cinema fans are up in arms over cuts made to Skyfall, complaining that the censors had ruined the latest film in the James Bond franchise.

Skyfall becomes 14th film to reach $1bn

2013-01-02 14:08

James Bond film Skyfall has made over $1bn at the worldwide box office and is now one of the highest-grossing films ever made.

James Bond: The Spy Who Loved Cars

2012-12-12 11:34

007 has been recognised for his services once again but not by Her Majesty or M. Instead, by the motor industry for, well, crashing cars.

A Bond Girl in SA: Shaken and stirred

2012-11-26 16:20

Skyfall's Bérénice Marlohe left our writer shaken and stirred when he met her in South Africa. Here's how it all went down.

Daniel Craig is highest-paid James Bond

2012-11-19 21:18

Daniel Craig is the highest-paid James Bond star ever thanks to a new contract that will net him £31m for appearing in two more movies as the British spy.

Daniel Craig: Dirty Rihanna for Bond girl

2012-11-13 22:37

Daniel Craig has revealed that he thinks Rihanna would make a better Bond girl than Beyonce, because she is "dirtier".

Javier Bardem gets Hollywood star

2012-11-09 12:48

Javier Bardem has received a star on the prestigious Hollywood Walk of Fame, saying that he is "so embarrassed" to receive this honour.

Daniel Craig 'one of the best Bonds ever'

2012-11-01 22:05

GoldenEye Bond villain Sean Bean thinks Daniel Craig is "one of the best" James Bond stars ever.

Skyfall premieres with box office record

2012-10-30 12:03

The latest Bond movie Skyfall has shattered the box office during its opening weekend, taking in more than £21m at the UK box office alone.

Javier Bardem shocked at Bond role

2012-10-22 21:11

Javier Bardem says he never believed he would play a role in a James Bond film as it was always a childhood dream of his.

Kate Middleton: Britian's Dream Bond Girl

2012-10-19 11:25

The Duchess of Cambridge has been voted Britain's Dream Bond Girl in a recent poll.

Daniel Craig: Skyfall humour will shock

2012-10-17 21:38

Daniel Craig says the new James Bond movie Skyfall will surprise fans because there is "a lot of humour going on" in the action-packed movie.

 
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