James Bond News

Episode 2 of ‘Thrilling Cities’ now available on BBC website

October 19th, 2014 by

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The BBC has uploaded episode 2 of its three part serialisation of some of the cities described by Ian Fleming in his Sunday Times series and later book, Thrilling Cities. After covering Hong Kong in the first episode, this week’s episode takes a look at Tokyo from the unique perspective of the creator of 007. […]

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Bond 24 requires helpers in Austria [Audio]

October 18th, 2014 by

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Click the play button to listen to the audio report above. An advert in an Austrian newspaper has requested 150 helpers with good English for six weeks between November and February for a “big winter production in Osttirol”.

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Bond 24 henchman signed according to Latino Review [Audio]

October 13th, 2014 by

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Click the play button to listen to the audio report above. Bond 24 has a villainous henchman, if a report by Latino Review is to be believed this morning. Back in the summer it was revealed that filmmakers were looking for a henchman in the tradition of Odd Job and Jaws and the character, named […]

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‘Batman’ film editor signed for Bond 24 [Audio]

October 12th, 2014 by

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Click the play button to listen to the audio report above. According to a report on MI6 this morning film editor Lee Smith, who has worked with Christopher Nolan on the Batman trilogy and a number of other films, is signed up to be the film editor on Bond 24. The report says that several […]

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Listen to ‘Thrilling Cities’ on BBC radio

October 11th, 2014 by

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Back in 1959 Ian Fleming was commissioned by the Sunday Times, where he was foreign manager, to write a a series of articles for the newspaper about the worlds most exotic cities and bringing a touch of James Bond to the newspaper. He toured the world in order to do this, visiting the Far East, […]

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Léa Seydoux reportedly cast as new Bond Girl [Audio]

October 10th, 2014 by

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Click the play button to listen to the audio report above. French actress Léa Seydoux has been cast as the Bond Girl in Bond 24 according to Baz Bamigboye of the Daily Mail. Bamigboye scored a number of scoops on Skyfall, including correctly reporting that Eva would turn out to be Miss Moneypenny, and based […]

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Bond 24 headed for Compania region of Italy? [Audio]

October 9th, 2014 by

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Click the play button to listen to the audio report above. Reports on MI6 and local Italian media suggest that Bond 24 will not just be shooting in Rome. The story is unconfirmed though at the moment.

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007’s Slazenger golf sweater from ‘Goldfinger’ reissued

October 8th, 2014 by

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Slazenger has teamed up with “Conduit Cut” tailor Anthony Sinclair to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Goldfinger with a reissue of the iconic golf sweater worn by Sean Connery in the third 007 film. The sweater is made from Merino wool and available as a limited edition complete with authentic period logo and comes complete with a presentation box, ideal to […]

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New Bond comics announced by Ian Fleming Publications

October 7th, 2014 by

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Press Release: Ian Fleming Publications is very proud to announce our new partnership with Dynamite Entertainment, a leading publisher of English language comic books and graphic novels, who have worldwide rights to produce comic books, digital comics and graphic novels starring James Bond. 007 will re-live the exploits that have thrilled and captivated fans for over […]

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Bond 24 production office established in Rome

October 6th, 2014 by

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It looks like Bond 24 is definitely set for a shoot in Rome after a photo taken at Cinecittà studios directing visitors to the Bond 24 production office appeared on Twitter.  

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