007

  • I felt sick at the prospect of 'Skyfall' sequel: Sam Mendes 24-04-2013 01:07 PM

    London: Filmmaker Sam Mendes says he turned down the chance to direct another Bond film because the thought of working on a new 007 project made him feel sick. The 'American Beauty' director took charge of 'Skyfall', the 23rd movie in the superspy franchise, and it was a runaway hit,...
  • Skyfall: Bond's closet hits a lot of timeless looks 09-11-2012 06:25 PM

    New York: If he's particular enough to like his martini shaken not stirred, James Bond probably likes his trousers trim not tight. Same goes for the tuxedo that's formal and not fussy, and any sweater in his closet surely is cashmere and perfectly casual and cool. Although the superspy first...
  • Will Idris Elba be the first black James Bond? 26-10-2012 01:52 PM

    London: English actor Idris Elba has been considered for the role of James Bond, says actress Naomie Harris. Harris, who plays the Bond girl in the forthcoming movie 'Skyfall', confirmed that Elba met with movie chiefs to discuss becoming the first black 007 when Daniel Craig stepped down. "I didn't...
  • Stars light up the 'Skyfall' world premiere in London 25-10-2012 11:43 AM

    The latest 007 installment, 'Skyfall' lands in India on November 1. Many stars attended the London premiere. The night also saw Britain's Royalty Prince Charles and his wife Camilla in attendance among the cast members from previous Bond films too. ...
  • 23rd Bond film to be called 'Carte Blanche'? 31-08-2011 05:37 PM

    Los Angeles: The 23rd Bond film, which is still in its initial stages of production, will reportedly be called 'Carte Blanche'. The possible title comes out along with a report suggesting that a Serbian cellist by the name of Jelena Mihailovic has been asked to provide 'the opening score' for...
  • James Bond gets Carte Blanche in new novel 10-06-2011 04:03 PM

    The name is still Bond, James Bond. 007 is back doing what he does best, chasing the bad guys and bedding the good girls, all the while living the good life in terms of his wardrobe, dinners, cars and guns. In Carte Blanche, written by thriller and mystery writer Jeffery...
  • New Bond book 'Carte Blanche' takes spy to Dubai 17-01-2011 02:46 PM

    London: The new James Bond book penned by US author Jeffery Deaver will be titled 'Carte Blanche' and take the British superspy to Dubai. The novel, published by Hodder and Stoughton in Britain and commissioned by Bond creator Ian Fleming's estate, is due for release on May 26. Its U.S....
  • Airport in Jamaica named after 007 author 15-01-2011 10:54 AM

    Kingston: Jamaica has opened a new international airport named after Ian Fleming, the author of the James Bond novels, who wrote his tales of espionage and intrigue while living on the Caribbean island. The Ian Fleming International Airport was officially opened this week by Jamaican Prime Minister Bruce Golding. Located...
  • New James Bond film releases in 2012 12-01-2011 03:33 PM

    Los Angeles: James Bond's 23rd outing has a date now. Hollywood star Daniel Craig is returning as 007 on November 9, 2012. MGM, which had put the franchise on hold following bankruptcy troubles in April last year, announced the revival of the franchise with longtime producers James Bond stewards Michael...
  • I'm not a star: Pierce Brosnan 12-04-2010 11:46 AM

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  • 'I am too young to be a Bond girl' 09-04-2010 11:16 AM

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  • Bond girl killed in her Dublin home 16-12-2008 02:34 PM

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  • Daniel, Olga spill the beans on Quantum of Solace 24-10-2008 05:57 PM

    The latest Bond flick is all set to hit Indian theatres on November 7. ...
  • Sneak peek into the Quantum of Solace 01-07-2008 08:54 PM

    Colombo: Mahendra Singh Dhoni on Friday blamed batting failure and untimely brief spell of rain for India's rout against Australia as the team suffered a crushing nine-wicket defeat in a Super Eight group match of the World Twenty20. Just when Australia had began their chase, rain stopped play for about...
  • James Bond has just one sex scene in new film 08-04-2008 04:12 PM

    Sydney: Despite being ruled out of the last two Tests against India due to a foot injury, Australia's new pace sensation James Pattinson is hoping to return to the team for the triangular one-day series also involving Sri Lanka. Pattinson picked up the injury during the second Test at the...
  • Will Bond get hitched in Quantum of Solace? 30-01-2008 03:34 AM

    Chennai: The Indian selectors may induct young Tamil Nadu opener Abhinav Mukund in case Gautam Gambhir is ruled out for the Test series against West Indies as they meet here on Friday to select the squad. With Virender Sehwag already out of the side recuperating from a shoulder surgery, Gambhir's...
  • Bond is back and this time his mission is revenge 24-01-2008 08:46 PM

    Ahmedabad: Cricket maestro Sachin Tendulkar has donated his 2003 Cricket World Cup t-shirt to Gujarat Chief Minister Narendra Modi, which would be auctioned to raise funds for the state's `Save Girl Child' programme. The blue t-shirt, with Tendulkar's name and number '10' written on it, was handed over to Modi...
  • 007 Craig gets two girls, not one 10-01-2008 01:09 AM

    Sydney: Michael Clarke has been named Australia's 43rd Test cricket captain, replacing Ricky Ponting who stepped down Tuesday after a nine-year reign. Clarke's appointment as Test and One-day captain was announced at a news conference Wednesday along with the appointment of all-rounder Shane Watson as vice-captain. Cameron White will continue...
  • Take a peek at the ‘ultimate’ Bond 18-11-2006 05:06 PM

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