SKYFALL

  • 'Skyfall' stuntman becomes the first ever to successfully perform gravity-defying loop the loop stunt on foot February 24, 2014

    After a number of attempts, daredevil Damien Walters did what seemed absolutely impossible. By running a complete Sonic The Hedgehog-style loop the loop on foot, Walters has become the first ever to finish the 360 degree loop. In the astounding video, Walters is shown training for and performing the gravity-defying...
  • Viral: Watch Usha Uthup singing Adele's Skyfall theme in a saree November 23, 2013

    Usha Uthup is known for her stylish sarees and soulful music. At INK2013, Usha Uthup, for the first time ever, was joined on stage by her daughter and granddaughter for some foottapping, soulful music. Adele's song Skyfall was among the songs she performed there. INKtalks are personal narratives that get...
  • Tom Hardy to replace Daniel Craig as James Bond? September 16, 2013

    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. However,...
  • Next James Bond film to be titled 'Devil May Care'? July 14, 2013

    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 contactmusic.com....
  • Looking forward to work with Daniel Craig in 24th Bond film: Sam Mendes July 12, 2013

    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' followup to 'Skyfall', the highestgrossing 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 June 28, 2013

    London: Director Sam Mendes confirms that he is in talks to direct the followup 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...
  • Henry Cavill had auditioned to play James Bond June 16, 2013

    Los Angeles: Actor Henry Cavill, the new on screen 'Superman', had auditioned to play secret agent 007, but says Daniel Craig was a far better choice The 'Man of Steel' actor was upset at missing out on the part after getting down to the final audition, but admits 45yearold Craig, who...
  • From Loki to Mandarin: 5 worthy successors of Joker April 28, 2013

    New Delhi: Heath Ledger's performance as Joker did wonders for 'The Dark Knight' but it did no good to Christain Bale as the film became Joker's story forever. Hollywood saw such a nuanced and fantastic villain after a long time and this charismatic baddie started a trend of profoundly written...
  • Next James Bond movie expected within 3 years March 20, 2013

    Los Angeles: Movie studio MGM said on Tuesday it expects to release the next James Bond movie within three years, and hopes to announce soon a new director after Sam Mendes decided to move on. In a conference call with investors, MGM Chairman and Chief Executive Officer Gary Barber said the...
  • I'm not letting Daniel Craig go: 'Skyfall' producer March 17, 2013

    London: While director Sam Mendes has quit the 007 franchise after directing 'Skyfall', producer Barbara Broccoli has confirmed that she will try her best to keep Craig in the iconic film role. Barbara, daughter of the late Bond producer Albert R 'Cubby' Broccoli, said that she is determined to keep Craig,...
  • Daniel Craig screams at fan after being photographed March 16, 2013

    London: Daniel Craig and Rachel Weisz were spotted out on yet another stroll a day after the Bond star grabbed the phone of a fan who tried to click a picture of the star couple. The 'Skyfall' star was shopping for groceries with Weisz near their home when the fan tried...
  • 'Django' and 'Ted' lead comedies, superheroes at MTV Movie Awards March 6, 2013

    Los Angeles: 'Django Unchained' and raunchy comedy 'Ted' landed seven MTV Movie Awards nominations on Tuesday, leading a slew of comedies and superhero blockbusters among the nominees at the annual film awards voted for by youth audiences. Oscar-winner Jennifer Lawrence, 22, landed five nominations, including Best Female Performance for her role...
  • James Bond bosses want Adele to sing next theme song March 3, 2013

    London: Producers of James Bond franchise reportedly want singer Adele to repeat her 'Skyfall' success with a new smash-hit tune. The bosses want the 24-year-old to sing the theme song for the next 007 movie as well after she won an Oscar for 'Skyfall' theme, reported Sun Online. "Producers are thrilled...
  • Adele's 'Skyfall' theme wins Oscar for best song February 25, 2013

    Los Angeles: Adele's 'Skyfall' has won the Academy Award for best original song, a first for a James Bond theme. While 007 themes have long been a beloved movie tradition, they've never before won an Oscar. Three previous Bond tunes were nominated: 'For Your Eyes Only,' 'Nobody Does It Better,' and...
  • Ben Affleck's 'Argo' wins best film at BAFTA February 11, 2013

    London: Iranhostage drama 'Argo' continued its journey from awardsseason outsider to favorite Sunday, winning three prizes, including bestpicture, at the British Academy Film Awards. Ben Affleck was named best director for the basedonreality story of a longshot plan to rescue a group of American diplomats from Iran after the 1979 Islamic...
  • Adele to perform 'Skyfall' at the Oscars January 24, 2013

    London: British singer Adele will return to the stage next month after a year absence to perform her Oscarnominated song 'Skyfall' at the 85th Academy Awards, the show's producers said on Wednesday. The theme tune to the latest James Bond movie was written by Adele and Paul Epworth. It is the...
  • Adele: I am not sharing my son's name January 15, 2013

    London: Singer Adele does not wish to disclose her baby's name because it is very personal. The 24yearold welcomed a son in October last year with boyfriend Simon Konecki and kept the details under wraps. "I am not sharing his name at the moment. It is very personal to me....
  • Golden Globes: Singer Adele awarded for her single 'Skyfall' January 15, 2013

    The ninth time Grammy award winner British singer Adele made a few public appearance after giving birth to a baby. She also picked up the Golden Globes trophy for her single 'Skyfall' for 'Skyfall'. ...
  • Skyfall's Oscar snub is a great pity: Judi Dench January 11, 2013

    London: Veteran actress Judi Dench is saddened that the new James Bond blockbuster 'Skyfall' missed out on major nominations for the 2013 Academy Awards. The 78yearold British actress, who plays spy chief M in the film, was surprised to learn that Sam Mendes was not recognised in the Best Director...
  • Oscar 2013 Tweets: The nominations January 10, 2013

    New Delhi: The nominees for different categories for the 85th Academy Awards are revealed at a glittering event in Beverly Hills, California. One of the most prestigious film awards, Oscar is known for its credibility and value. This year will see a tough battle among films such as 'Argo', 'Skyfall', 'The...
  • Daniel Craig's 'Skyfall' joins the USD 1 billion club December 31, 2012

    Los Angeles: Daniel Craig starrer 'Skyfall' has become the most successful James Bond film in the 007 spy series by crossing the USD 1 billion mark worldwide. Directed by Sam Mendes and marking Craig's third turn as the iconic spy, the movie reached the milestone yesterday when its worldwide tally...
  • Adele trademarks her name to avoid misuse December 23, 2012

    London: English singer Adele has reportedly trademarked her name to ensure that no brand of perfume or jewellery uses it for promotion. The 24yearold has filed an application with the country's Intellectual Property Office, reports thesun.co.uk. "She doesn't want anyone exploiting her name by using it on products which may trick punters...
  • Javier Bardem gets SAG nomination for 'Skyfall' December 13, 2012

    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 Master')...
  • Oscars: Adele, The Black Keys lead the song race December 13, 2012

    London: Singer Adele's 2012 Bond movie theme and songs by the Black Keys, Fiona Apple, Mumford & Sons and Norah Jones have been shortlisted for a Best Song Oscar nomination. The top acts join the likes of Arcade Fire, Liz Phair, the Yeah Yeah Yeahs' Karen O, Rick Ross and...
  • 'Skyfall' is UK's highestgrossing film of all time December 6, 2012

    London: James Bond movie 'Skyfall' has broken records at the UK box office by becoming the highest grossing movie in British cinema history. The 23rd installment of the 007 franchise, starring Daniel Craig as the suave superspy and directed by Sam Mendes, was an instant hit with audiences and critics...
  • Superheroes, Bond, hobbits vie for effects Oscar November 30, 2012

    Los Angeles: James Bond, Snow White and a whole lot of hobbits and superheroes are in the running for the visualeffects prize at the Academy Awards. The superhero blockbusters 'The Avengers', 'The Dark Knight Rises' and 'The Amazing SpiderMan' are among 10 films that made the cut for visualeffects nominations for...
  • 'Skyfall' director Sam Mendes has a new Bond story November 21, 2012

    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...
  • 'Jab Tak Hai Jaan' among top ten at US box office November 20, 2012

    New York: Legendary Indian filmmaker Yash Chopra's last film 'Jab Tak Hai Jaan' (Till My Last Breath) has made a rare entry into the top ten of the US box office, grabbing the eighth spot among other Hollywood bigwigs. As 'The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn, Part 2' topped the chart with...
  • Daniel Craig was 'nasty' to Kristen Stewart November 20, 2012

    London: 'Skyfall' star Daniel Craig has admitted he was being 'nasty' to Kristen Stewart after saying she wouldn't make a good Bond girl, claiming he made the comment only because their new films are in competition at the box office. The 44yearold actor, who has thrice played the role of James...
  • Daniel Craig is the highest paid Bond ever November 19, 2012

    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 bestpaid Bond to date, even taking into account the effects of inflation on his...