This Week in James Bond: Hilary Saltzman on Idris Elba

Welcome back to “This Week in James Bond”! In SPECTRE news, production was temporarily suspended after Daniel Craig sprained his knee filming a fight scene at Pinewood Studios on February 5, but resumed two days later. Craig is no stranger to injuries on the set of James Bond as he previously had two teeth knocked out while filming Casino…

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James Bond Radio 1st Birthday Fancast Celebration | Podcast #032

It’s James Bond Radio’s First Birthday! To celebrate we’ll be engaging in a spot of Bondian banter with 6 of our most dedicated listeners! We’ll be talking all about what Bond means to them, sharing Bond stories and…well…whatever areas of Bondism they want to talk about. Guest include: Van Allen Plexico (USA), James Dutton (UK),…

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The Day I Met Sir Roger Moore!

James Bond Radio listener Simon Uskuri tells the tale of his meeting with Sir Roger Moore at his “My Word Is My Bond” book signing at the National Theatre, London. Funnily enough, Chris and I were at that very same event. Chris behaved like a gentleman, whereas I was escorted away by security for trying to get…

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This Week in James Bond: Roger Moore ranks his peers, Pierce Brosnan’s Super Bowl ad, and 007 For Women

Welcome back to “This Week in James Bond”. If you missed our coverage of Brigitte Millar’s SPECTRE casting, read about it here. Roger Moore ranks his James Bond compatriots in new interview with Fox News The great Sir Roger Moore conducted an interview with Fox News on January 27 to promote his new book, “One…

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Brigitte Millar joins SPECTRE

British actress Brigitte Millar, who played Emmeline Vance in 2007’s Harry Potter and the Order of the Phoenix, has joined the cast of SPECTRE. Millar’s representatives at International Artists Management announced on January 26 that she would play a undisclosed villainous role in the 24th James Bond film, and that she would film scenes at…

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Young Bond: Shoot To Kill (Steve Cole Interview) | Podcast #031

It’s Young Bond time in this week’s episode of James Bond Radio. With the release of Steve Cole’s first Bond book, following on from the first 5 written by Charlie Higson, we thought it was time Young Bond got some attention on the show. Not only do we have a 40 minute interview with the…

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Who Wants To Be On The Show?

James Bond Radio is one year old!  After releasing our very first episode last year (on the 007th of February, no less) we’ve grown into a 31 episode-strong podcast packed to the rafters with Bondian goodness. We’ve learned so much about Bond over the last year and had the chance to meet some amazing people from the…

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This Week in James Bond: Goldfinger in 4K, George Lazenby’s latest film, and Canada sets its sights on 007

Welcome to “This Week in James Bond”! This is the first installment of a new feature about all the James Bond news and rumours you may have missed over the past week. Goldfinger to premiere at Berlin Film Festival The official James Bond website reported on January 16 that a newly restored 4K version of the 1964…

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Meet Your Hosts

Whenever we have a guest on the podcast we always begin by asking them our list of 007 Quickfire Questions. Whether they’re a Lazenby lover or a Daniel devotee, whether they’re a Goldfinger groupie or they’re Moonraker mad, these questions are a great way to get a solid snapshot of everybody’s tastes in Bond. Now that we’ve…

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An Alternate World of James Bond 007 – The Rough With The Smooth

Long time JBR listener, Matthew Grice gives us a little fictional taste of what might have happened had the Kevin McClory/Ian Fleming dispute turned out a little differently. In January 1959 an Irish filmmaker called Kevin McClory was introduced to a secret agent.   This secret agent was called James Bond and had appeared in six…

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