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2nd October 2014

A newly discovered James Bond story penned by author and 007 creator Ian Fleming will be turned into a novel by British writer Anthony Horowitz. Fleming wrote the synopsis of Murder on Wheels to be...

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Richard Kiel Dies Aged 74

12th September 2014

Richard Kiel has died aged 74.The actor, who is known for playing the metal-toothed villain Jaws in the James Bond movies 'The Spy Who Loved Me' (1977) and 'Moonraker' (1979), sadly passed away on Wednesday...

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27th March 2014

A number of letters written by James Bond creator Ian Fleming to his lover Edith Morpurgo are to go under the hammer in New York. The collection, which also includes photographs, is expected to raise...

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Dominic Cooper Liked Filming Kinky Scenes

19th February 2014

British actor Dominic Cooper enjoyed filming aggressive sex scenes with co-star Lara Pulver in his new Ian Fleming biopic.In Tv series Fleming, Cooper portrays the James Bond author over several decades of his life and...

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Dominic Cooper Dodged Glass Horror On Fleming Shoot

19th February 2014

British actor Dominic Cooper was almost hit by a glass when co-star Lara Pulver threw it at his head while filming their Ian Fleming biopic.The two actors star in Fleming, with Cooper portraying the James...

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Harry Styles Enjoys Goldeneye Break With Gary Barlow And James Corden

15th February 2014

Harry Styles, Gary Barlow and James Corden enjoyed a break at Ian Fleming's old Goldeneye home.The late author penned many of James Bond's spy adventures at the Jamaican property, and the British trio took the...

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Fascinating Fact: 4002763

18th December 2013

A note from James Bond creator Ian Fleming to playwright Jack Whittingham has sold for $4,500 (£3,000) at Bonhams auction house in London. The note, sent in 1958, outlines the author's ideas for the first...

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Ian Fleming's James Bond Movie Note Up For Auction

6th December 2013

A secret memo from James Bond creator Ian Fleming outlining his ideas for the first 007 movie is to be sold at auction.The note, sent to playwright Jack Whittingham in 1958, suggests producers should source...

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Dominic Cooper: 'Ian Fleming Biopic Will Be Sensationalised'

29th November 2013

Actor Dominic Cooper and the producers of a new Ian Fleming biopic have warned James Bond fans their portrayal of the author will be "sexed up" when it airs next year (14).The Mamma Mia! actor...

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Duncan Jones Quits Fleming Biopic - Report

25th November 2013

David Bowie's filmmaker son Duncan Jones has reportedly quit the much-anticipated Ian Fleming biopic.Reports suggest The Moon director has been forced to walk away from the film chronicling the James Bond creator's life due to...

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Helen Flanagan For The Next Bond Girl?

29th October 2013

Helen Flanagan in in talks to become the next Bond girl.The 23-year-old actress recently met with casting directors in Los Angeles do discuss the part after they were impressed with her ''great figure'' and screen...

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Daniel Day Lewis Wanted For 007 Role

26th September 2013

Daniel Day Lewis is wanted for the role of James Bond.The Oscar-winning actor is being eyed by author William Boyd, who claims he would be perfect to play the MI6 agent in a film adaption...

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Daniel Day-lewis The Next Bond? 'Lincoln' Actor Is Hot Favourite After Being Hand-picked By Author

By Lauren James | 25th September 2013

Actor Daniel Day-Lewis is rumoured to succeed Daniel Craig as the new James Bond after the author of the latest Bond books picked him out as having the perfect look. The interesting choice for the...

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Title Of New James Bond Movie: 'Devil May Care'?

By Lauren James | 14th July 2013

The Sun's Bizarre has reported that the new James Bond movie, and follow-on from this year's enormously successful Skyfall, will be titled Devil May Care after Sebastian Faulk's 2008 novel which was written to celebrate...

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James Bond 24 Will Be Named Devil May Care

13th July 2013

The next 'James Bond' movie will be called 'Devil May Care'.The sequel to last year's 'Skyfall' will see Daniel Craig return as the fictional British spy, while director Sam Mendes has confirmed his return to...

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Dominic Cooper Has Real Life Need For Speed

28th April 2013

Dominic Cooper loves fast cars.The 34-year-old actor is currently filming the big-screen adaptation of video game 'Need for Speed' - which follows a street racer who leaves prison and seeks revenge against the wealthy businessman...

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Beach Boys, Madness And Paloma Faith To Headline Henley Festival

21st February 2013

The Beach Boys, Madness and Paloma Faith have been announced as headliners at the 2013 Henley Festival.The 'California Girls' band are set to kick off the festivities in the quaint town in South Oxfordshire, England,...

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New Addition To James Bond Books Series Confirmed

By Contributor | 19th February 2013

The James Bond films are one of the most famous movie franchises in the world, but some forget that they were – initially at least – among one of the most successful book adaptations in...

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Will The Six Spies 'Bond' At The Oscars?

By Holly Williams | 12th February 2013

It's less than two weeks until the most prestigious movie awards ceremony - the Academy Awards -takes place on February 24th 2013 and rumours are flying around everywhere about alleged appearances. One of the biggest...

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Dominic Cooper To Play Ian Fleming

17th January 2013

Mamma Mia! star Dominic Cooper is to play James Bond creator Ian Fleming in a new Tv show.The British actor will take on the lead role in Fleming, a new series based on the author...

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Rare James Bond Manuscript Heading To Auction

3rd December 2012

A rare James Bond manuscript featuring hand-written corrections by author Ian Fleming is going under the hammer in London later this month (Dec12).Fleming gifted the copy of Diamonds Are Forever, which was made into a...

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Daniel Craig Tips Rihanna As Bond Girl?

13th November 2012

Daniel Craig thinks ''dirty'' Rihanna would make the perfect Bond girl.The 'Skyfall' actor is a fan of the 'Diamonds' singer's raunchy style and attitude and would chose her as James Bond's future sidekick over her...

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Sam Mendes: Skyfall Will Be Crowd Pleaser

20th October 2012

Sam Mendes thinks 'Skyfall' is the Bond film the audience wants to see.The 'American Beauty' filmmaker relished directing the movie as he had a clear opinion of how he wanted to reinterpret the classic spy...

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Adele Planning Bond Holiday

3rd October 2012

Adele is planning to holiday in James Bond creator Ian Fleming's Jamaican home following the birth of her first child.The 'Someone Like You' singer - who has recorded the theme for the 23rd Bond movie...

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Robert Pattinson Wants To Play James Bond

10th July 2012

Robert Pattinson wants to take on the role of James Bond after 20 more years of experience in his acting career.The 26-year-old star wants to play Ian Fleming's iconic spy but thinks he'll be perfect...

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David Bowie's Son To Direct Fleming Biopic - Report

21st May 2012

David Bowie's filmmaker son Duncan Jones is slated to make a new movie about James Bond creator Ian Fleming.The acclaimed Moon director is in the running to direct the biopic, based on Andrew Lycett's biography...

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Bond Producer's Daughter Not Surprised By Alfred Hitchcock Telegram

21st May 2012

The daughter of legendary movie mogul Harry Saltzman insists 007 fans shouldn't be surprised to learn Alfred Hitchcock was considered to direct the first James Bond film - because her dad, his business partner Cubby...

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Alfred Hitchcock Was In The Frame To Direct 007

16th May 2012

Alfred Hitchcock was James Bond creator Ian Fleming's top pick to direct the first 007 film, according to a newly discovered letter.In a telegram sent to mutual friend and novelist Eric Ambler in 1959, Fleming...

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James Bond Swaps Vodka Martinis For Beer

3rd April 2012

James Bond will swap his trademark Vodka Martini for a beer in the next movie 'Skyfall'.Current 007 Daniel Craig will order a Heineken instead of his famous favourite cocktail in a scene in the upcoming...

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James Bond Was Based On Lloyd Webber's Father-in-law

30th December 2011

Ian Fleming based his James Bond character on composer Andrew Lloyd Webber's former father-in-law.The theatre impresario's TV personality daughter Imogen has revealed the writer drew inspiration for his superspy from her grandfather. She says, "He's...

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