James Bond

  • Pierce Brosnan: Have no desire to watch myself as James Bond 13-04-2014 11:33 AM

    London: Hollywood star Pierce Brosnan might have played James Bond in four of the films, but he feels that his performance as the iconic British spy was never good enough. The 60-year-old actor, who appeared as James Bond in 'GoldenEye', 'Tomorrow Never Dies', 'The World Is Not Enough' and 'Die...
  • I want to be the next James Bond villain: John Travolta 18-02-2014 02:46 PM

    Los Angeles: Hollywood star John Travolta says he would love to play the baddie in the next instalment of the 007 series. The 'Pulp Fiction' star revealed he and Bond producer Barbara Broccoli have discussed the possibility of him playing 007's foe in the untitled 24th Bond film, reported Rolling...
  • Witty student writes '0.James Bond kg' as answer in test paper instead of 0.007 kg 11-02-2014 11:12 AM

    A teacher was grading assignments when he found this epic answer. The actual answer is 0.007 kg! ...
  • Jatt James Bond: Zarine Khan makes her debut in Punjabi cinema 02-01-2014 11:00 AM

    Following in the footsteps of Bollywood actress Neha Dhupia, Zarine Khan is also set to make her debut in Punjabi cinema. The actress will be seen opposite Gippy Grewal in 'Jatt James Bond'. The first poster of the film is out and actress will play the role of a Punjabi...
  • Helen Flanagan, Kate Upton in talks to play next Bond girl? 29-10-2013 03:15 PM

    New York: 'Coronation Street' actress Helen Flanagan and model Kate Upton are reportedly among the top contenders for the coveted role of Bond girl in the 24th installment of James Bond. Flanagan, 23, is believed to have met the casting directors for 'Bond 24', reported Huffington Post. "They felt she...
  • I don't aspire to be James Bond: Abhishek Bachchan 02-10-2013 11:41 AM

    Kolkata: Abhishek Bachchan has no desire to be James Bond but would not mind teaching actor Daniel Craig few Bollywood dance steps. "Every actor has his own identity. I don't aspire to be Bond. My quest is to do something new, something different," the Bachchan Junior told PTI here when...
  • Bobby Jasoos: Thrilled to be lady James Bond, says Vidya Balan 27-09-2013 10:28 AM

    Mumbai: Actress Vidya Balan who will be playing a detective in 'Bobby Jasoos', says she is thrilled to be lady James Bond. Vidya will be seen in Dia Mirza's home production film to be made under their banner Born Free Entertainment. "I am thrilled to be lady James Bond. The...
  • Tom Hardy to replace Daniel Craig as James Bond? 16-09-2013 10:25 AM

    Los Angeles: Actor Tom Hardy is reportedly being considered to play the secret agent in the next James Bond film, once Daniel Craig finishes his contract with the franchise. According to the contract, Craig, who was last seen with "Skyfall", is bound to star in two more "James Bond" movies....
  • Doubtful about Ben Affleck as Batman? We say, why not! 28-08-2013 12:35 PM

    New Delhi: The announcement of Ben Affleck playing Batman in 'Man of Steel' sequel overpowered the news of Egyptian unrest and the failure of Indian policy makers in curbing the inflation. The news started a heated argument among the Batman fans which culminated on an online petition against Warner Brothers....
  • Next James Bond film to be titled 'Devil May Care'? 14-07-2013 11:30 AM

    Los Angeles: Director Sam Mendes and actor Daniel Craig are back with 24th film in the James Bond film series. It is reportedly titled 'Devil May Care'. The title is based on an eponymous novel, written to commemorate the 100th birth anniversary of James Bond novels' creator Ian Fleming, reports...
  • Bond role is just a rumour: Idris Elba 13-07-2013 05:23 PM

    London: Actor Idris Elba has shot down reports that he will replace Daniel Craig as the next James Bond. Craig has a five-picture deal with Bond bosses and is expected to step down from the role in the next few years, and his 'Skyfall' co-star Naomie Harris fuelled speculation about...
  • Looking forward to work with Daniel Craig in 24th Bond film: Sam Mendes 12-07-2013 12:40 PM

    Los Angeles: Director Sam Mendes today announced that he returning to direct the 24th James Bond film with Daniel Craig reprising his role as the iconic spy. Mendes' follow-up to 'Skyfall', the highest-grossing film in the Bond franchise, is slated to arrive in theatres on October 23, 2015 in the...
  • I am in discussion over the next James Bond film: Sam Mendes 28-06-2013 01:41 PM

    London: Director Sam Mendes confirms that he is in talks to direct the follow-up to hit Bond film 'Skyfall'. Mendes, 47, insisted he would not be back for Bond 24 shortly after the release of the last film in the 007 film franchise as he is busy with some other...
  • Christopher Nolan to direct next James Bond film? 21-05-2013 12:44 PM

    New York: 'Batman' trilogy director Christopher Nolan is reportedly in talks to take charge of the next 'James Bond' film. The 42-year-old filmmaker is in the middle of informal talks with Bond producers Barbara Broccoli and Michael G Wilson to helm the film, which will be the 24th in the...
  • 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,...
  • Danny Boyle to direct next James Bond film 26-03-2013 05:46 PM

    London: Filmmaker Danny Boyle is tipped to make the next 007 blockbuster after 'Skyfall' director Sam Mendes shot down the offer. Bond producer Barbara Broccoli is said to have chatted with Oscar-winner Boyle, 56, at London's Empire Film Awards on Sunday, reported Sun Online. 'Trainspotting' director, who won the Empire...
  • Javier Bardem gets SAG nomination for 'Skyfall' 13-12-2012 04:58 PM

    Los Angeles: Spanish actor Javier Bardem was nominated for the Screen Actors Guild Award for best supporting actor for his portrayal of the villain in the latest James Bond film, 'Skyfall'. Also nominated in the category are Alan Arkin ('Argo'), Robert De Niro ('Silver Linings Playbook'), Philip Seymour Hoffman ('The...
  • James Bond once had a fling with a maid 12-12-2012 05:42 PM

    London: James Bond was far from the English gent portrayed in the 007 films, but rather a more troubled, heavy-drinking character, the new Bond author claims. Novelist William Boyd, famed for 'Any Human Heart', said Bond's true character, until now, had been underplayed. "In the films Bond is a cartoon...
  • Superheroes, Bond, hobbits vie for effects Oscar 30-11-2012 12:54 PM

    Los Angeles: James Bond, Snow White and a whole lot of hobbits and superheroes are in the running for the visual-effects prize at the Academy Awards. The superhero blockbusters 'The Avengers', 'The Dark Knight Rises' and 'The Amazing Spider-Man' are among 10 films that made the cut for visual-effects nominations...
  • Roger Moore's love for tan led to skin cancer 27-11-2012 11:51 AM

    London: Former Bond star Sir Roger Moore says his habit of soaking up the sun to get a Hollywood tan has led to a series of skin cancer scares in the subsequent years. The 85-year-old British actor sported a deep tan throughout his movie career to avoid applying make-up on...
  • 'Skyfall' director Sam Mendes has a new Bond story 21-11-2012 02:44 PM

    London: Screenwriters Neal Purvis and Robert Wade say 'Skyfall' director Sam Mendes and writer John Logan have already come up with a story for the next film in the franchise. Mendes has not confirmed that he will be returning to direct Daniel Craig in the next outing for the iconic...
  • Daniel Craig is the highest paid Bond ever 19-11-2012 06:55 PM

    London: British star Daniel Craig is reportedly being paid 31 million pounds to reprise his role as 007 in two more movies, making him the highest paid James Bond ever. The deal makes Craig, 44, the best-paid Bond to date, even taking into account the effects of inflation on his...
  • Skyfall: The highest grossing Bond film ever 19-11-2012 05:20 PM

    Los Angeles: 'Skyfall', the 23rd official James Bond movie, has reeled in USD 669 million, making it the highest-grossing installment in the 50-year-old franchise. The Daniel Craig starrer has earned a massive USD 507.9 million internationally and USD 161.3 million in North America, the Hollywood Reporter said. The Sam Mendes...