That most dashing of British TV heroes, Simon Templar, is being resurrected. Again. Possibly for real this time.
While lots of people fancy themselves as a bit of a Bond, there are subtle shades of personality in each movie depiction of 007, enough to represent a broad selection of humanity. But the question is, which one are you?
A self-propelled submarine car, known as the Lotus Esprit, which appeared in James Bond‘s The Spy Who Loved Me was recently auctioned off for £550,000, reports BBC News.
Roger Moore played James Bond for laughs. Fans either laughed along or waited it out for seven films until the next 007 – it turned out to be Timothy Dalton – showed up.
The Queen isn’t the only one with a big anniversary this year. While Elizabeth is celebrating her 60th year on the throne, James Bond has been on Her Majesty’s Secret Service on movie screens for half a century.
Actor Tony Curtis, who died yesterday at the age of 85, was Hollywood royalty when he co-starred with future 007 Roger Moore in the UK adventure series The Persuaders, which ran one season from 1971 to 1972. Curtis was the upstart …