All Posts Tagged Tag: ‘James Bond’

Christopher Lee: Heavy Metal, Horror, Wizardry; The Occult?

When Christopher Lee died recently at the age of 93, the memorials and biographical news segments came pouring. We learned that Christopher Lee was in the British Special Forces We learned that Lee was not only in a James Bond film, he was related to Ian Fleming by marriage. While Lee was famous for his later life roles, such as …

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Daniel Craig Undergoes Knee Surgery Following Injury on the Set of ‘Spectre’

Daniel Craig has undergone knee surgery during a scheduled break from filming Spectre, the 24th installment in the James Bond series. “During a scheduled break, Daniel Craig had arthroscopic surgery to repair his knee injury,” the rep told the BBC. Daniel Craig, 47, had the “minor procedure” done in New York during a break in filming over Easter. “He will …

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Idris Elba Tweets About 007; Rush Limbaugh Can Shut Up

Word on the street has been that Idris Elba could be tapped to play James Bond in the future. According to emails stolen in the recent big Sony Pictures Entertainment hack, studio co-chairman Amy Pascal wants Idris Elba for the role of James Bond once Daniel Craig’s run is over. Ever since the rumor surfaced, response has been shocking. Some …

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Idris Elba: Could Stringer Bell Be the Next James Bond?

Idris Elba got loads of critical acclaim when he lit up HBO’s The Wire in the role of Russell ‘Stringer’ Bell. Elba portrayed the Baltimore area drug lord for three seasons on the show that many have joked was the most-talked-about television series until Breaking Bad. What many diehard American viewers did not realize was that Elba was English. And …

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Léa Seydoux, Monica Bellucci Both Bond Girls for New ‘Spectre’

Léa Seydoux and Monica Bellucci are both set to give Daniel Craig’s James Bond a run for his money in the new Spectre. And while Seydoux is only 29, Monica Bellucci is set to be the oldest “Bond girl” ever at age 50. Seydoux is a French actress, and got her start in France. But she has appeared in American …

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Monica Bellucci, Léa Seydoux to Play Bond Girls in “Spectre”

The long wait is over for James Bond fans, and many rumors have proven true. Producers Michael Wilson and Barbara Broccoli today officially announced the first details about the upcoming 24th James Bond film. The movie will be titled Spectre and will be released on November 6, 2015. Director Sam Mendes, who helmed the well-received 2012 Bond movie Skyfall, will …

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Monica Bellucci Is the Next Bond Girl in ‘Spectre,’ Director Sam Mendes Confirms

Monica Bellucci will be the next Bond girl, confirmed director Sam Mendes this morning at a photo call at Pinewood Studios in England. The director also revealed that the 24th installment of the franchise, which will once again feature Daniel Craig as 007, has been named Spectre. Mendes made the announcement Thursday morning from the 007 stage at Pinewood Studios …

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James Bond Casting Rumors: Moriarty? Monica Bellucci? Number Two?

The world should find out tomorrow who is cast in the new Bond film, and what the title of that will be. What we do know is that Daniel Craig will be Bond, Ralph Fiennes will be M, Naomie Harris is Moneypenny, Ben Whishaw is Q. But there have also been a lot of eleventh-hour rumoring about what might be …

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Stephen Hawking: I’d Like To Play A Bond Villain

When you think of James Bond villains, you usually have an image in your head of some stern looking bald guy in a chair petting a white Turkish Angora cat, or a short man that throws a razor brimmed bowler hat. That’s not meant to rhyme. Professor Stephen Hawking, the world-renowned theoretical physicist, cosmologist, and author of A Brief History …

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Stephen Hawking Thinks He Would Make An Excellent James Bond Baddie

Stephen Hawking, the world-renowned theoretical physicist, believes he would make a great James Bond villain. “My ideal role would be a baddie in a James Bond film,” the told Wired, according to The Telegraph. “I think the wheelchair and the computer voice would fit the part.” Hawking was diagnosed with motor neuron disease when he was 21. The disease eventually …

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Stephen Hawking: My Wheelchair and Voice Would Make Me a Great Bond Villain

Stephen Hawking has been confined to a wheelchair for over 40 years. He has not been able to speak the way most people do since 1985. When he was first diagnosed with his disease, he was only expected to live two more years. He’s not only beaten that, but beaten it soundly. But Stephen Hawking has been in television shows, …

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Judi Dench Reveals That She Has a Famous Person’s Name Tattooed on Her … Butt?

Judi Dench‘s cool rating just went up a notch after revealing that she had a famous person’s name tattooed on her very British bum. The Oscar-winning actress shared the story of how Harvey Weinstein’s name ended up indelibly inked on her butt at the 2014 Britannia Awards in Beverly Hill, according to Deadline Hollywood. It seems that early on in …

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