Monthly Archives: October 2007

WELCOME TO THE NEW DanielCraigisnotBond!

The Daniel Craig is not Bond forum provides a haven where people are free to debate the current direction of the Bond franchise in a democratic fashion. THIS IS NOT A DANIEL CRAIG HATE SITE. Daniel Craig is not the devil, merely a talented actor who we feel was miscast as James Bond. For some…

007 star pays tribute to Maxwell

I’d known Lois from the beginning of my acting career, we were both drama students at Rada in 1944 and 1945. We first played opposite each other in Pride and Prejudice. I was Darcy, she was Elizabeth. She was a very fine actress with a great sense of humour. I think it was a great…

Lois Maxwell (1927-2007)

“Lois Maxwell, our belowed Moneypenny, is passed away.When James Bond’s movies was real James Bond’s movies she was a costant, a good friend that, like Q, we finded in eve new adventure…” -Necros Miss Moneypenny actor Lois Maxwell exits stage Oct 1, 2007 SYDNEY (AFP)

Brioni rep claims 007 will be more casual in Bond 22

He may have worn the world’s most famous tuxedo for the past 45 years, but James Bond may finally be loosening up, reports the Daily Express. Daniel Craig will be donning less formal attire in the 22nd film. According to the report, a spokeswoman for Brioni, who dressed Craig for Casino Royale, said the star…

Craig loses out in sexiest man poll

Hollywood superstar TOM CRUISE has been named the world’s sexiest “small man”. The 5 foot 7inches (1.7 metres) Mission Impossible actor, who is dwarfed by his wife Katie Holmes and ex Nicole Kidman, beat British TV presenter Richard Hammond and Take That star Mark Owen to take the top spot in the online poll carried…

Romain Duris turned down Le Chiffre

French actor ROMAIN DURIS turned down a dream role starring alongside DANIEL CRAIG in CASINO ROYALE – because filmmaker MARTIN CAMPBELL made him take numerous English tests. The 33-year-old auditioned for the part of the villain in the 2006 James Bond movie, but became frustrated when he realised he would have to rapidly improve his…

Bond 22 horse angers animal welfare groups….

August 13, 2007Bond has activists on his tail over new film’s ‘brutal’ horse race finale James Bond has battled his way out of many a tight spot in the past but a potent foe awaits him in his latest adventure. Can he survive a campaign by animal rights activists who claim that horses will be…

Craig: 'I don't want to be typecast as Bond'

BY: WENN | Friday, June 29, 2007ADVERTISEMENTJAMES BOND fans needn’t expect Daniel Craig to play 007 for long – the Brit doesn’t want to get typecast as the suave superspy. Like predecessor Pierce Brosnan, Craig plans to play a slew of different characters in other films, during his tenure as Bond – and suggests he…

Guardian: Making Bond funny bad idea.

Making James Bond funnier is a bad idea Daniel Craig has disclosed that the producers of the next Bond film want it to have more Pussy Galore-style gags, but this is an epic display of wrong-headedness. Thanks to “Carl Stromberg”Discuss this news story on our Forum]]>

Craig: 'Next Bond film will be funnier'

JAMES BOND star Daniel Craig insists fans will see a different side to him in the next 007 film – he’s going to be funnier. The actor excelled in the dramatic scenes of last year’s (06) Bond blockbuster Casino Royale – but admits he is excited at the prospect of trying to add a lighter…

Craig rules out stage roles

British actor Daniel Craig has vowed to stay away from the stage because he’s too lazy to learn lines. Despite a recent trend of Hollywood stars including Orlando Bloom, Daniel Radcliffe and Christian Slater ditching the big screen to try their hand at theatre, the James Bond hunk isn’t tempted to follow suit. He says,…

Clumsy Craig Injures Cameraman

During filming of one of Craig’s scenes for The Golden Compass, an accident left one poor crew member in hospital with a broken arm and collarbone.Craig was running through a cobbled street in the pouring rain in Oxford when he veered toward a rickshaw that was carrying the cameraman. The rickshaw swerved to avoid the…

Sir Roger gets star on Walk of Fame

Moore gets star on Walk of Fame Sir Roger Moore said he was “thrilled” with the accolade James Bond actor Sir Roger Moore has been honoured with a star on the Walk of Fame in Hollywood, Los Angeles. The plaque is located in front of 7007 Hollywood Boulevard – a nod to the British veteran’s…