A Horse by Committee

The old saying goes, a camel is a horse designed by committee. Another saying is, too many cooks spoil the…

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

<![CDATA[Craig hints he will quit after Bond 22 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…

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Guardian: Making Bond funny bad idea.

<![CDATA[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]]>

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Craig: 'Next Bond film will be funnier'

<![CDATA[BY: WENN | Friday, July 13, 2007 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…

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Craig rules out stage roles

<![CDATA[BY: WENN | Monday, July 16, 2007 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…

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Clumsy Craig Injures Cameraman

<![CDATA[ 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…

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Sir Roger gets star on Walk of Fame

<![CDATA[ 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…

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Sir Roger's autobiography

<![CDATA[<a href="http://www.digitalspy.co.ukSir” target=”_blank”>http://www.digitalspy.co.ukSirRoger Moore plans autobiographyMonday, October 8 2007, 09:21 BST By Dave West Sir Roger Moore is planning to publish his autobiography. The former James Bond actor, 79, is in talks with publishers and is said to be asking for a

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MOORE'S BOND PAY CHEQUE ENVY

<![CDATA[ Veteran actor SIR ROGER MOORE envies his JAMES BOND successors PIERCE BROSNAN and DANIEL CRAIG – because they have made more money from the superspy role than he did. Moore, 79, played the action star in seven movies in the Bond franchise during the 1970s and 1980s and would love to have enjoyed the…

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Pierce Brosnan to co-star with Angelina Jolie in Thomas Crown sequel

<![CDATA[Brosnan and Jolie for ‘Thomas Crown’ SequelIt’s full speed on the long-gestating “Thomas Crown Affair” follow-up, “The Topkapi Affair” with word in this evening that casting has begun on the Pierce Brosnan starring movie. In the movie, Brosnan’s Thomas Crown will be after the Kasikci Diamond which is kept in the Topkapi palace in Istanbul.…