New 007 mission for Jaguar Land Rover

By Benjamin Lind | April 11, 2018 | 0 Comments

Jaguar Land Rover is official partner of new 007 ELEMENTS, the first immersive, interactive James Bond cinematic installation, at the summit of the Gaislachkogl mountain in Sölden. Star cars include Land Rover Defender from SPECTRE and the exhibit features Jaguar I-PACE electric and artificial intelligence tech Whitley, UK, 11 April 2018 – Jaguar Land Rover has […]

Daniel Craig auctions off own Aston Martin and confirms return as 007

By Benjamin Lind | April 10, 2018 | 0 Comments

Daniel Craig presented his own Aston Martin, which is up for auction this month, at the Night of Opportunity Gala yesterday evening in New York. When asked what project is on the horizon for him, the answer was clear. Accompanied by his wife, actress Rachel Weisz, Daniel Craig walked the Red Carpet of the annual […]

Ian Fleming cocktail book ‘Shaken’ to be released in September

By Benjamin Lind | April 4, 2018 | 0 Comments

James Bond drinks, it’s no secret. So did his creator, who, at one point, emptied a whole bottle of Gin per day. If you ever wanted to mix drinks in true Ian Fleming style while simultaneously learning about the pleasure of drinking, this new book is tailor-made for you. Authorized by the Ian Fleming estate […]

Danny Boyle confirms he will direct ‘Bond25’ if script is accepted

By Benjamin Lind | March 15, 2018 | 0 Comments

After months of rumours, this is the bit of news Bond fans have been waiting for: British director Danny Boyle admitted to helming the next James Bond Film to a reporter of free daily newspaper Metro at the launch of his new FX show ‘Trust’ yesterday evening. In a story published on the Metro website today, […]

007 Elements in Sölden to open on 12 July

By Benjamin Lind | March 8, 2018 | 0 Comments

Unique, sleek and sturdy – the newest attraction to grace the majestic mountains in Sölden, Austria, is a cinematic installation paying tribute to 007 and the filming of ‘Spectre’. Now, the opening date has been made official. Originally set to open during the winter season 2017/2018, the official opening of ‘007 Elements’ had been postponed […]

Director Lewis Gilbert dies aged 97

By Benjamin Lind | February 27, 2018 | 0 Comments

Legendary British Director Lewis Gilbert has died aged 97 – among his many films were classics such as ‘Alfie’, ‘Sink the Bismarck’ and of course three big budget James Bond thrillers. Born in Hackney, London in 1920, young Lewis spent his childhood travelling with his parents who were music hall performers. At the age of […]

German Bond Girl Karin Dor passes away at 79

By Benjamin Lind | November 8, 2017 | 0 Comments

Known to millions of fans as Bond-Girl Helga Brandt in ‘You Only Live Twice’ (1967), Karin Dor was an icon of German film in the 1960s. Karin Dor, born as Kätherose Derr on 22 Februar 1938 in Wiesbaden, began her career at the tender age of 15 when she appeared as an extra in the […]

‘The Roger Moore Stage’ unveiled at Pinewood Studios

By Benjamin Lind | October 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

Sir Roger Moore, who sadly passed away in May, would have celebrated his 90th birthday this weekend. Pinewood Studios, home to the James Bond films since 1962, has now named one of their stages in his honor. The celebration was attended by over 300 cast, crew and family friends of the actor who had portrayed […]

Footage of cancelled 007 videogame surfaces

By Benjamin Lind | October 15, 2017 | 0 Comments

Back in 2005, shortly after the release of the 007 video game ‘Everything or Nothing’, a new title was in development that was supposed to bring 007 back to consoles with the likeness of Pierce Brosnan. There had been no James Bond film since ‘Die Another Day’ in 2002 but as far as the developers […]

007 Car Exhibition opens in Wolfsburg, Germany

By Benjamin Lind | October 10, 2017 | 0 Comments

Collection of James Bond vehicles, props and toys goes on display in Wolfsburg – the city which is itself famous for being the home of the legendary Volkswagen. Some fans collect posters and photos, others focus on autographs or even original props from the set of a James Bond film. But then there is a […]