Monday, 25th October 2021
<To guardian.ng
Search
Breaking News:

James Bond

5 Oct
The new James Bond film, "No Time To Die", broke the franchise record for opening-weekend takings, Universal Pictures said Tuesday, with Daniel Craig's last outing as the eponymous hero netting £25 million ($34 million, 29 million euros). The film opened in Britain and Ireland on Thursday, and achieved Bond's best-ever three-day domestic opening in its…
21 Sep
Daniel Craig says that he does not believe a woman should play the role of famed fictional British secret agent, James Bond. This is coming on the heels of speculation over who will replace Craig as the actor is retiring from the role since he first starred in 2006's Casino Royale. The debate over Craig's…
19 Aug
James Bond star Daniel Craig has said he will not leave his children a fortune of sums made from his acting career as he finds the idea of inheritance “distasteful”. The 53-year-old will have amassed a fortune over his acting career, portraying James Bond and appearing in future Knives Out films, which were bought by…
6 May
Frank McRae, the American actor who appeared in films such as “Licence to Kill” and “Last Action Hero,” has died. He was 80. McRae died in Santa Monica, Calif. on April 29 as a result of a heart attack, his daughter-in-law confirmed to Variety. McRae was born in Memphis, Tennessee. He brief stint in the…
22 Jan
Much-delayed James Bond film "No Time To Die" was postponed again due to the pandemic Thursday, with studio MGM confirming 007's next mission will not take place until October. The release of the 25th instalment of the fictional British spy saga has already been pushed back multiple times. It was originally set for a London…
22 Jan
One of France's leading stuntmen, Remy Julienne, who worked on several James Bond films, has died from Covid-19 aged 90, friends and family said Friday. A veteran of more than 1,400 films and TV commercials, Julienne had been in intensive care in a hospital in the central town of Montargis since early January. "What was…
31 Oct 2020
Sir Thomas Sean Connery, who is best known for his portrayal of James Bond has died. He was 90 years old. The Scottish actor's son, Jason Connery said that Sir Connery who has been "unwell for some time" died peacefully in his sleep, while in the Bahamas, the BBC reported. Jason added that his father…
21 Sep 2020
British-French actor Michael Lonsdale, who is widely recognised as the villain opposite James Bond in "Moonraker", died on Monday. He was 89. Lonsdale, who was bilingual, chalked up more than 200 roles over a six-decade career, equally at ease in experimental arthouse productions as in big-budget crowd-pleasers. With his silky yet imposing voice and a…
19 Sep 2020
"Who is the next James Bond?" has been the question on the mind of the lovers of the spy film series and even more so after Daniel Craig announced that he was "done" with the role. According to a new report, British actor Tom Hardy has been considered as the most likely candidate to take…
10 Sep 2020
Diana Rigg, a British actress who is best known for her roles in iconic 1960s spy series “The Avengers” and fantasy drama series “Game of Thrones,” has died. She was 82. Rigg died Thursday morning at home with her family, according to her agent, Simon Beresford. Rigg's daughter Rachael Stirling said she died of cancer…
Halle Berry
23 Apr 2020
When the name Halle Berry is mentioned, what pops us for many is the sexy Oscar-award winning actress that wows fans with her talent. What many don't know is that behind the scenes, the actress makes her mistakes just like the rest of the world. The 53-year-old Berry was part of the "James Bond" franchise…
7 Apr 2020
James Bond and Avengers star, Honor Blackman has passed away at the age of 94. With a career spanning eight decades, Blackman featured in major roles including 'Cathy Gale' in The Avengers and 'Pussy Galore' in James Bond movie Goldfinger, as well as guest roles in the likes of Coronation Street, Doctor Who and Casualty.…

Latest

8 mins ago
The United States government will on Wednesday begin an appeal to extradite WikiLeaks founder Julian Assange to face trial for publishing military secrets, after a British judge blocked a request earlier this year.
16 mins ago
Pressure is growing on the European Central Bank to respond to rising inflation in the eurozone, as its counterparts in the United States and the United Kingdom signal willingness to take action.
22 mins ago
An FCT High Court sitting at Apo has discharged the former Director-General of the Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC), Dr Mounir Gwarzo, from the offence of conferring unfair and corrupt advantage on himself.
1 hour ago
The Nigeria Centre for Disease Control (NCDC) has reported 165 new infections and 26 additional deaths from the coronavirus pandemic on Sunday.
1 hour ago
Colombia's government announced Sunday it is working towards extraditing the country's most-wanted drug trafficker "Otoniel" to the United States, a day after he was captured in a major operation in the jungle.