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British Actor Alec Mccowen Dies

The character actor passed away on Monday (06Feb17) at his home in London, his nephew Rev. Nigel Mumford confirmed to the New York Times. He is best known for playing James Bond's...

Mel Brooks To Receive Bafta Fellowship

Mel Brooks is to be honoured with the BAFTA Fellowship at the ceremony on Sunday night (12.02.17).The 90-year-old comedy filmmaker is to receive the prestigious honour in recognition of his ''outstanding and exceptional contribution to...

Roger Moore Hasn't Ruled Out James Bond Return

Sir Roger Moore hasn't ruled out the possibility of returning to the James Bond franchise.The 89-year-old actor, who is best known for playing the iconic titular secret agent from 1973 until 1985, may not be...

Sir Roger Moore: Aidan Turner Would Be A 'Very Good' James Bond

Sir Roger Moore thinks Aidan Turner would be ''very good'' as James Bond.The 89-year-old actor has played the role of the suave spy on film seven times, and has now tipped the 'Poldark' actor as...

Sean Connery's Lawyers Found Guilty Of Tax Fraud

The former James Bond actor and his wife Micheline were first linked to the investigation in 2010, years after they sold their mansion near Marbella, Spain, in 1999.They made $8.4 million (£6.9 million) by selling...

Rail Bosses Ordered To Pay Multi-million Fine In Actress' Death

The former film star, who appeared alongside Sean Connery in 1961's The Frightened City, was killed in August, 2011 after she was hit by a train at a crossing in Needham Market, Suffolk....

Ralph Fiennes: Daniel Craig Is The Definitive James Bond

Ralph Fiennes thinks Daniel Craig is the definitive James Bond.The 53-year-old actor played M opposite current 007 Craig in the last two movies, 'Skyfall' and 'Spectre', and admits he has been very impressed with his...

Movie Of The Day: 'Goldfinger' Starring Sean Connery

While everyone's busy wondering who might takeover Daniel Craig as James Bond (Gillian Anderson is now a serious frontrunner, at least according to her fans), we're taking the chance to contemplate our favourite 007 of...

Goldfinger Director Guy Hamilton Dies Age 93

The film director worked with Sean Connery on Goldfinger and Diamonds Are Forever and then his replacement Sir Roger Moore on Live and Let Die and The Man with the Golden Gun. Sir Roger lead...

The Name Of The Rose Author Dead At 84

The Name of the Rose writer passed away at his home on Friday (19Feb16).His most famous novel was turned into a 1986 film starring Sean Connery and Christian Slater.Eco also wrote children's books and literary...

William Needles Dead At 97

The stage veteran passed away on Tuesday (12Jan16) at a hospice in Ontario. The New York-born star, who studied at the Goodman School of Drama at the Art Institute of Chicago, began...

Sean Connery's Wife To Stand Trial Over Fraud Allegations

The 85-year-old James Bond star's spouse faces a two and a half year prison sentence and a fine of more than $25.6 million (£16 million) if found guilty of charges that she took part in...

George Lazenby: 'James Bond Ruined My Love Life'

The Australian actor was recruited to replace Sean Connery when the Scottish star quit the franchise after appearing in 1967's You Only Live Twice, and George made his sole turn as 007 in...

Sean Connery Sells Diamond Pendant For Record Price

The Diamonds Are Forever star's Orangy Pink diamond pendant fetched $4 million (£2.5 million), a world record for that type of gemstone, according to bosses at auction house Sotheby's. The $4 million...

Madame Tussauds Unveils Bond Waxworks

Madame Tussauds has unveiled wax figures of all six actors who have played James Bond. Brand new waxworks of Sean Connery, George Lazenby, Roger Moore, Timothy Dalton and Pierce Brosnan have joined the likeness of...

Morgan Freeman And Sean Connery Top Sexy Voice List

British Airways staff polled American and British passengers on which accents they found the most attractive, and Freeman, who has played the voice of God, was a clear winner. The Brits picked...

Sir Tom Jones: Modern Music 'S**T'

Sir Tom Jones thinks modern music is ''s**t''.The 'Delilah' hitmaker is unimpressed with the current crop of musical talent and believes he would have no problem becoming a star if he was just starting out...

Roger Moore Dismisses Bond Ensemble Movie Rumours

The star, 87, was rumoured to be teaming up with his longtime friend Sir Sean Connery, 85, as well as fellow former 007s George Lazenby, 76, Timothy Dalton, 71 and 62-year-old Pierce Brosnan...

Daniel Craig’S James Bond Drinks More Than Any Of His Predecessors

Daniel Craig’s James Bond drinks more units of alcohol per film than any of his predecessors, according to a report in The Grocer magazine. Craig’s Bond is seen drinking more alcohol than any other Bond...

Gina Lollobrigida Calls For Toyboy Lover To Be Jailed

Javier Rigau y Rafols, who denies charges of fraud and forgery, went on trial in May (15) and faces six years in prison if convicted of falsely obtaining the 1960s screen siren's signature...

Daniel Craig Is The 'Best Bond Of All Time'

Marc Forster thinks Daniel Craig is the ''best Bond'' of all time.The 45-year-old film-maker - who helmed the 2008 Bond movie 'Quantum of Solace' - has claimed Daniel has created the best version of...

Roger Moore Reveals Plan For 'Expendables'-Style Unofficial Bond Movie

Sir Roger Moore, the veteran actor perhaps best known for his stint at portraying James Bond, has made the extraordinary revelation that there are plans afoot for an unofficial James Bond movie similar to The...

Sir Roger Moore Wants Former 007 Actors For Film

Sir Roger Moore wants former James Bond actors to star in an action movie.The 87-year-old star revealed he's been approached by a film studio to develop a movie starring several former 007 actors including Sean...

George Miller: Mel Gibson's Out Of Place For Mad Max Sequels

George Miller thinks it would be ''difficult'' to cast Mel Gibson in 'Mad Max' sequels because he'd look ''out of place''. The 70-year-old director watched the premiere of his new movie alongside the 59-year-old actor...

Movie Bosses Planning League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen Revamp

The film, which was based on a series of graphic novels about a group of Victorian literary characters-turned-superheroes - including Allan Quatermain, Captain Nemo, Mina Harker, Tom Sawyer and Dorian Gray - was...

The League Of Extraordinary Gentlemen 'Set For A Reboot'

A reboot of 'The League of Extraordinary Gentlemen' is reportedly in the works.The 2003 historical fantasy film - which starred Sir Sean Connery alongside Naseeruddin Shah and Peta Wilson - was originally supposed to be...

Honor Blackman: Daniel Craig Is Better Bond Than Connery

Honor Blackman thinks Daniel Craig is a better James Bond than Sir Sean Connery. The 89-year-old actress played Bond girl Pussy Galore opposite Connery in 1964 film 'Goldfinger' but for her Craig has brought more...

Sean Connery Is Scotland's Favourite Actor

The original James Bond star has picked up a quarter of all votes in the Odeon cinema survey, while Tennant claims 17 per cent, and Ewan MCGregor comes in third with 12 per...

Sir Roger Moore Can't Drink Dry Martinis

Sir Roger Moore doesn't drink dry martinis.The 87-year-old actor, who starred as James Bond between 1973 and 1985, has revealed he isn't able to drink his on-screen character's favourite tipple due to his diabetes. However,...

Steve Martin Awarded Afi's Life Achievement Award

Steve Martin will receive the "highest honour in film", the American Film Institute's Life Achievement Award. The AFI announced the news on their website on Friday (3rd October).Steve Martin has been awarded the AFI Life...

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