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Founded: 2004
Location: Stockholm, Sweden
Release Date: 2004-09-06
About: From Sweden With Love - A Swedish James Bond Appreciation Site - no one does it better in Scandinavia...
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A Swedish examination of the 007 phenomenon:
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Media interviews with James Bond expert Anders Frejdh

Over the years, the founding editor of From Sweden with Love, Anders Frejdh, has been interviewed as an expert on James Bond in Swedish press and foreign media. Here is a selection of articles, radio and television clips since 2005.
(Among things not included here are interviews for Icon Magazine, Filter Magazine, P4 Extra with Lotta Bromé, the lifestyle program "Kombi" on National Swedish Radio, SVT Rapport and TV4 Skaraborg.)

In conjunction with the 2012 release of SKYFALL in Sweden, AF was hired by Svensk Filmindustr (SF) to translate the English press material for the film to Swedish.

For this website and other projects, Anders himself has interviewed hundreds of people who have worked on the James Bond films including George Lazenby, Roger Moore & Daniel Craig. (Some of these interviews are published here.) Anders also worked as an extra on the set of Quantum of Solace (2008) in Bregenz, Austria.

In June 2013, Anders appeared as one of five James Bond contestants in "Fantasterna", a program on Swedish channel TV4 (hosted by Pär Lernström). Sweden's biggest fan/foremost expert on the subject was crowned and Anders won. (Other topics in the series included ABBA, Michael Jackson, Star Wars and Tintin.)

Contact us if you need expertise knowledge or comments on James Bond and Ian Fleming or have any questions on the 24th James Bond film, Spectre, that premiered in October 2015.

Sir Roger Moore mourned in Sweden

Sveriges Radio (23-5-2017)
Sweden's foremost James Bond aficionado Anders Frejdh warmly remembers legendary 007 actor Roger Moore who he met on numerous occasions and was never disappointed by the man known as Bond. "No-one said a bad word about Roger, he was extremely generous, he was loved by everyone," he tells Radio Sweden.

Anders Frejdh from Hjo attends exclusive party with James Bond

P4 Skaraborg, Sveriges Radio (10-11-2015)
Just a few days before the World Premiere, Anders Frejdh sat down in a cinema to watch Spectre, the latest James Bond film. According to Anders, Spectre is more enjoyable than SKYFALL, the previous Bond film. Along with Kristina Wayborn, who played Magda in the 1983 film Octopussy, he met all actors in Spectre as they attended the exclusive after-premiere party in London.

James Bond expert Anders Frejdh in heaven

Mitt-i Stockholm tidningen (30-10-2015)
Anders Frejdh is the Bond enthusiast who got invited to the premiere of the new film, interview the cast & crew and a VIP pass to the afterparty - which he attended with Swedish Bond girl Kristina Wayborn. Text | Calle Godani. Photo | Sascha Braun. Circulation: 900,000 copies.

Premiere focus på Bond and SPECTRE

Xenter YH LiveTV (30-10-2015)
In this episode of Premiär the focus is on the James Bond phenomenon as a new film, SPECTRE, premieres at cinemas in Sweden. A discussion about the actors who portrayed Bond over the years and a little buzz about the future of the Bond films. Anders Frejdh, editor of From Sweden with Love, participates in a special feature as he was unable to attend in person due to travels abroad.

Agent 007 with a license to drive

Skånska Dagbladet, TT Spektra (30-10-2015)
Agent 007 - with a license to drive. Breathtaking night voyages on Rome's moonlit streets interspersed with heavy hunting in the Austrian Alps. Just as it should be according to James Bond expert Anders Frejdh. - A Bond film without cool and spectacular car chases is not a real Bond film, he says.

Bond James Bond comes to town

P1 Morgon, Sveriges Radio (27-10-2015)
Anders Frejdh on how the secret agent has managed to survive 50 years in her majesty's service. The World premiere of SPECTRE was held in London the day before yesterday, and with us from there, we have Bond buff Anders Frejdh who has seen the movie several times already. Maria Brander, cultural journalist at Expressen, also joins the discussion.

James Bond in Stockholm

Radio Sweden, National Radio (20-9-2014)
Sweden's biggest ever James Bond film festival is taking place this weekend with former Bond girls Kristina Wayborn and Mary Stavin among the former cast and crew attending. Seven Bond classics are being shown at Filmhuset in Stockholm, all for the first time in a Swedish cinema in 4K DCP format. The festival has been arranged by Anders Frejdh.

Bond girls Mary Stavin and Kristina Wayborn in Stockholm

Kulturnyheterna, National TV (19-9-2014)
Swedish Bond girls and praised sound engineers, directors and stuntmen. This weekend, From Sweden with Love has gathered film people linked to agent 007 in Stockholm. One 'Hollywood Swede' in attendance is the award-winning sound designer Per Hallberg who supervised the sound for the latest James Bond film, Skyfall.

Bond, James Bond comes to Stockholm

P4 Stockholm, National Radio (18-9-2014)
Anders Frejdh is Sweden's number one James Bond expert and the man behind the festival with many Bond stars in attendance including Swedish Bond girls Mary Stavin and Kristina Wayborn as well as Academy Award winner Per Hallberg who won an Oscar® for sound editing on Skyfall.

Bond girl Kristina Wayborn seduced James Bond

Mitt-i Stockholm newspaper (18-9-2014)
Kristina Wayborn seduced James Bond - Making love with James Bond was easy, but also demanding, for the Swedish Bond girl. This weekend, she attends the biggest Bond event in Scandinavia along with numerous other stars. Text | Åsa Görnerup. Photos | Sara Kollberg. Circulation: 900,000 copies.

James Bond festival in the Film house

ABC News, Regional TV (18-9-2014)
His name is Frejdh, Anders Frejdh, and he is one of Sweden's foremost James Bond fans. This weekend, Anders is the organiser of a Bond film festival at National Film House where some of the 007 classics is screened in the high-resolution 4K format. There will also be Q&A's with Bond celebrities from all over the world incl. Bond girls, directors and stuntmen.

Anders from Hjo behind James Bond weekend

P4 Skaraborg, Sveriges Radio (17-9-2014)
This weekend, the world's most famous secret agent is celebrated in Stockholm. The person behind the event is Anders Frejdh from Hjo. In addition to film screenings and an exhibition, James Bond fans can meet a range of 007 celebrities and attend a special Bond gala.

Interview in Nostalgia nr 2-2014 (3 pages)
The ultimate boyhood dream - Anders Frejdh is the biggest collector of James Bond items in the country. He has over 5,000 items in the collection, perhaps worth a seven figure amount all together. But it's obviously not about money. By | Lars-Gunnar Gustafsson © Nostalgia. Circulation: 38 600 copies.

Interview in Kombi (October 2013) (3 pages)
Rolls-Royce Silver Shadow, Ford Thunderbird, AMC Hornet, BMW Z8 and Citroën 2CV are some of the cars that James Bond has driven on the silver screen. Anders Frejdh is part of The Ian Fleming Foundation which preserves and restores cars, boats and airplanes used in the Bond films. By | Ia Waldendal © Kombi. Circulation: 150 000 copies.

Interview in Civilekonomen (October 2013)
My passion: At age 10, Anders Frejdh saw the Bond film The Spy Who Loved Me. After scenes featuring a chase on snow and a parachute jump off a cliff, the wide-eyed young guy was hooked. Today, he has one of the largest collections of 007 items. By | Malin Sund © Civilekonomen. Circulation: 36 900 copies.

Interview in Skövde Nyheter (8-8-2013): article
Bond fever with Frejdh - an interest that has led to many trips for the son of Skovde. He is Frejdh, Anders Frejdh, and has been an extra in Quantum of Solace and operates Scandinavia's most visited website about Bond. He is easily the biggest James Bond fan. By | Lisa Bring © Skövde Nyheter. Circulation: 26 700 copies.

Klipp med Anders Frejdh i TV4

Clip from Fantasterna in TV4 (6-6-2013)
Video clip from TV4 with 38-year-old Anders Frejdh who owns one of the largest collections of James Bond objects.

Anders Frejdh i Fantasterna

Contestant in TV4 programme (6-6-2013)
Episode 9 of 10. Today's topic is James Bond and the question is which one of the contestants who knows most about agent 007 with a license to kill. The contestants are Anders Frejdh, Pontus Forslund, Joel Svalberg, Paul Deblond and John Chiarantona. Host | Pär Lernström.

Interview in SLA (1-6-2013): article
In the penultimate episode of Fantasterna on TV4, Anders Frejdh from Hjo competes in his favourite topic - James Bond. By | Marita Sjöquist © SLA. Circulation: 25 300 copies.

Interview in local paper (24-5-2013): article
Anders Frejdh is one of the participants in TV4's new quiz show Fantasterna which airs on Monday nights with Pär Lernström as host. In the program, experts compete against each other in diverse topics. By | Marita Sjöquist © Hjo Tidning. Circulation: 4 000 copies.

Interview in HemmaBio magazine (November 2012): front page
Bond celebrates 50 years on film and HemmaBio (Scandinavia's biggest Home Theatre magazine) celebrates agent 007 in this special issue.

Interview in HemmaBio magazine (November 2012): article
007 expert with a licence to collect - His name is Frejdh. Anders Frejdh. He is Scandinavia's leading James Bond expert with one of the largest collections of 007 memorabilia in the world. We have met him. By | Thomas Nilsson. Circulation: 39,400 copies.

Interview in Aftonbladet's James Bond supplement (October 2012)
James Bond is celebrated in a special 100-page supplement to Aftonbladet. From Sweden with Love's Anders Frejdh is interviewed in the magazine by entertainment journalist Jan-Olov Andersson. Editor-in-chief | Jens Peterson. Circulation: 100,000 copies.

Hemmets Veckotidning (No. 43/2012): page 1
Hemmets Veckotidning (No. 43/2012): page 2
Interview with Anders Frejdh on James Bond, and being a Bond fan collecting 007 memorabilia, in this issue of Hemmets Veckotidning. Text | Katarina Arnstad. Photo | Stefan Nilsson, Louise LeBlanc and Marie Regmert. Circulation: 186,700 copies.

Anders Frejdh i TV4

Live interview at Morning Show on TV4 (28-10-2012)
James Bond expert Anders Frejdh comments on the 23rd James Bond film, Skyfall, with fashion journalist Siroun Forsberg reporting from the sparkly party on the red carpet at the film's premiere in Stockholm. Andrea Patelli mixes Bond's drink (Martini) for the guests. Hostess | Agneta Sjödin.

Discussion about Skyfall on P1 Morgon

P1 Morgon, National Swedish Radio (26-10-2012)
Why does everyone (almost) love James Bond? The most enduring hero in film history, James Bond, celebrates fifty years on the silver screen with his 23rd film, Skyfall. A conversation, on what it is that makes this character so popular, with Roger Wilson (presenter on Radio Sweden's film program Kino) and James Bond expert Anders Frejdh.

Conversation about Skyfall on Radio Skaraborg

P4 Morgon, Radio Skaraborg (26-10-2012)
Anders Frejdh from Hjo likes the new Bond film, Skyfall. Anders attended the World premiere of Skyfall at the Royal Albert Hall in London and spoke to one of the Swedish actors in the film, Ola Rapace, on the red carpet. At the event, he had his friend Kristina Wayborn (Magda in Octopussy) on his side as his guest.

Skyfall discussed on Radio Uppland

P4 Morgon, Radio Uppland (25-10-2012)
"Skyfall is one of the best James Bond films," says Anders Frejdh. James Bond is back on the big screen. For the premiere of the new film, National Swedish Radio invited the expert who knows everything about Agent 007. The conversation is about his own fascination of the world's most famous agent and what is required for a film to feel like a "real Bond".

Interview in Local paper (22-10-2012): cover
Interview in Local paper (22-10-2012): article
Instead of staying in Hjo and invest in a future at the family company (Hjo-Verktyg AB), Anders Frejdh left for unknown territory. Today, he travels the world, meet people from the film industry, and hang out with celebrities. © SLA. Circulation: 25,300 copies.

Interview in Hjo Tidning (19-10-2012): front page
Interview in Hjo Tidning (19-10-2012): article
Anders left Hjo to discover the world. His passion for James Bond has made him travel the world, meeting people in the film business. The greatest moment was when he filmed a scene with Daniel Craig as an extra in Quantum of Solace. © Hjo Tidning 2,000 ex.

James Bond discussed on Swedish radio

Jansson & Wester in P4 (5-10-2012)
James Bond, Gangnam Style and public right. James Bond celebrates 50 years on the silver screen. 50 years ago today, on 5 October 1962, the first Bond film (Dr. No) premiered in a movie theatre. National Swedish Radio highlight this in the program "Jansson & Wester i P4" by inviting Anders Frejdh to help them select the worst Bond film of all time.

Interview in Stockholm paper (1-5-2012): page 1
Interview in Stockholm paper (1-5-2012): page 2
Hundreds of thousands of Swedes are collectors. We (Mitt i Stockholm) have met one of the most passionate, Anders Frejdh, "The Man with the Golden Collection". Text | David Osterberg. Photo | Chris Anderson. Circulation: 900,000 copies.

Skyfall discussed on Swedish radio

PP3 with Pär Lernström on P3 (5-4-2012)
"Would you like to have a beer," Mr. Bond? - James Bond is drinking beer (after a sponsorship with Heineken) in the next film that will premiere this fall. How does it affect Bond when he enjoys beer instead of sipping Martini's? Is he still James Bond? James Bond expert Anders Frejdh is with us on the phone to talk about the secret agent's drinking habits.

Skyfall press conference for Alltid Nyheter

Comments on Skyfall press conference (3-11-2011)
Interview with Anders Frejdh who shares his view in conjunction with the first press conference for Skyfall in London where some of the ensemble, with Daniel Craig in the lead, was presented.

Interview in The Times (29-10-2008)
The World premiere of Quantum of Solace (2008) is not enough for some James Bond enthusiasts. The Times has met the most dedicated one that enjoys living a bit like their famed hero. Comments from Anders Frejdh, Ajay Chowdhury, Brad Frank, Graham Rye, James Page, Lee Pfeiffer, Paul Dunphy and Paul Meyers. Text and photo | Hugo Rifkind.

James Bond on Swedish radio

Sven Wollter on Swedish Radio P3 (6-6-2009)
Respected film critic Ronny Svensson visit the studio and tell legendary Swedish actor Sven Wollter what distinguishes his approach to watching films compared to the rest of us. Anders Frejdh have been James Bond fan for 25 years and has one of the world's largest collections of 007 memorabilia. He tell us about the collection and how he managed to get a role in the latest Bond film, Casino Royale.

Casino Royale discussed on Swedish radio

Radio interview for The Voice (24-11-2006)
In the morning show on The Voice, hosted by Özz Nujen and Johan Engberg, Anders Frejdh responds to questions about the James Bond phenomenon and the release of Casino Royale in England where he currently lives. Producer | Martina Thun.

Casino Royale film review 2006

Review of Casino Royale for Skaraborgsbygden (6-11-2006)
"A different Bond to enjoy." James Bond expert Anders Frejdh reviews the 21st James Bond film, Casino Royale (2006), the first one with Daniel Craig as Ian Fleming's agent 007.

Ian Fleming Bondmaker Viasat History

Review of "Ian Fleming - Bondmaker" for Viasat History's newsletter (6-11-2006)
Interview with Ian Fleming expert Anders Frejdh who reviews the documentary Ian Fleming - Bondmaker (Swedish title: Bondmannen Ian Fleming) for Viasat History.

Interview for Skaraborgsbygden (13-10-2006)
Constantly in James Bond's footsteps. For Anders Frejdh, James Bond is not only an interest and hobby - the fictional agent is a lifelong passion. Text and photo | Sven Gärdekrans. © Skaraborgsbygden. Circulation: 11,000 copies.

Interview for Le Journal de Québec (27-2-2006)
Interview with Anders Frejdh (one of a very few European guests) during the UNICEF Canada event "Vue sur Bond" in Québec with Britt Ekland, Guy Hamilton, Richard Kiel, Roger Moore and Shirley Bassey. By | Jean LaRoche.

Swedish James Bond girls discussed on radio

Swedish James Bond girls discussed on Radio Sweden / SR International (27-10-2005)
Forget 007 - Britt Ekland, Maud Adams and Izabella Scorupco - the three Swedish Bond Girls battle it out in this month's Greatest adventure. Time to choose the Best Swedish "Bond Girl". Bond expert Anders Frejdh helps out making the selection.

Watch this space for new articles and official statements from FSWL in the press and other media.



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Members of the From Sweden with Love team

• Born in Hjo, Sweden and educated in Gothenburg and London, Anders Frejdh has worked for two decades in corporate finance. During this time, as the webmaster of From Sweden With Love, he has grown it into one of the world’s most well read and comprehensive unofficial James Bond sites with a huge social media audience too. A life-long film fan, Anders has travelled around the planet amassing the largest collection of film and Bond memorabilia in Scandinavia. He has interviewed many of the people involved with the James Bond film series in front of and behind the camera. Recently, Anders was asked to eulogize the late Sir Roger Moore upon the actor’s death, was a key organiser for the Mallorca Film Festival’s tribute to Goldfinger director Guy Hamilton and toured Japan as part of the On The Tracks Of 007 trip celebrating 50 Years of You Only Live Twice. Anders continues to contribute to various international publications, books and media outlets as a 007 consultant. >Articles by Anders

Ajay Chowdhury (co-author of Some Kind of Hero: The Remarkable Story of the James Bond films) was born in London and read Law at university there and in The Netherlands. He has since provided legal advice on various motion picture, music, publishing, television and theatrical projects. He was the associate producer on two feature films, Lost Dogs (2005) and Flirting with Flamenco (2006). In 2012, he penned the screenplay to the multi-award winning, Olympic-themed short, A Human Race. Ajay is the spokesperson for The James Bond International Fan Club, established in 1979. He also edited their James Bond journal, Kiss Kiss Bang Bang, between 2005 and 2009. He is regularly called upon by worldwide media to commentate on all things 007. >Articles by Ajay

Andrew McNess writes about James Bond films at A View On Bond and is the author of A Close Look At A VIEW TO A KILL. His first experience of Bond was a television screening of THUNDERBALL, a superb introduction if ever there was one (although a theatre screening would have been nice). However, while he always liked the Bond novels and films as a child and teenager, it was a re-immersion in the films in the mid-nineties that really solidified his interest. He always enjoys the Bondian tropes, but it is the variation and experimentation found within those elements from film to film that really piques his interest, and inspires his writing. Away from Bond, Andrew manages Alan J. Pakula: A Cinema of Anxiety and writes on cinema at Slivers of Cinema.
>Articles by Andrew

• FSWL contributor Brian James Smith, our man in Scotland, is an Ian Fleming and James Bond historian based in Edinburgh, Scotland. He published the magazines of the James Bond Appreciation Society from 1986 to 2002 and also ran a successful 007 memorabilia business for 13 years. In 2003 and 2004 he hosted a series of James Bond films at cinemas in Edinburgh with stars in attendance including Richard Kiel, Shirley Eaton, Michael Billington and Maud Adams. As well as consulting on various James Bond projects, his writing has previously appeared in Cinema Retro, Collecting 007, Kiss Kiss, Bang Bang. >Articles by Brian

• 1962 was a momentous year. Not only was the world introduced to the cinematic Bond, Colin Clark was born. Inspired by his father, Colin graduated from Blackhawk Technical Collage in southern Wisconsin with a degree in aircraft maintenance. He was hired by American Airlines in 1987 and is currently an Aircraft Maintenance Inspector for AA based at Chicago O’Hare Airport.
Colin’s earliest memories of 007 is from watching the films on ABC at the age of 10. In 1977 he saw is first Bond film in theatres, The Spy Who Loved Me. There was no going back.
Since 2001, Colin has assisted The Ian Fleming Foundation with the restoration of several of their vehicle archive, all of which have been used in the Bond films. In May 2015, Colin was added to the Board of Directors for the Foundation and continues to coordinate Volunteer meets and Foundation Vehicle restoration projects and events. >Articles by Colin

Erik Olsson grew up with James Bond and started to watch the films before he could write. As a 10-yeard old he knew a lot about the Bond-movies but nowadays mostly enjoys what he remembers and to watch the movies as often as he can. Bond is always present in the everyday life. It lead him to learn how to parachute and dive with sharks outside of the Bahamas. And more. He loves to visit the exotic filming locations and a couple of years ago a long-time dream was fulfilled when he bought a white Lotus. In 2015 another lifelong dream got fulfilled when he got to be an extra in a Bond film (SPECTRE). Erik is an Internet entrepreneur who runs the Swedish site and in Spanish-speaking markets. >Articles by Erik

Frank Anderson, one of our men in England, is a prolific globetrotter, covering tens of thousands of miles each year visiting original Bond movies locations and experiencing and recording the sights and sounds enjoyed in the original movies. Apart from FSWL, he also contributes to the On the Tracks of 007 and Bond Lifestyle websites. Native to Glasgow, Scotland, he has been resident in Lincolnshire, England for a number of years and also travels extensively worldwide as a finance professional. >Articles by Frank

• Born around the time Sean Connery's 007 baton was being passed to George Lazenby, Ian Davis 10 years later caught TSWLM at the cinema, and soon afterwards Live and Let Die and The Man with the Golden Gun in a double bill. His dad Roger was a keen movie-goer and autograph collector, and on 26th June 1979, the evening of the Moonraker World Premiere in London, they met another Roger - Roger Moore. By this time, Ian was well and truly a Bond fan, started collecting the soundtracks, posters, stills and books, at the same time catching up on the previous films. In addition, through his dad's interest, he met others associated with the Bond films including Telly Savalas, Honor Blackman, Jane Seymour, Matt Monro, Cubby Broccoli, Donald Pleasence and Sean Connery. Almost 40 years later, Ian is still a huge fan of Bond. >Articles by Ian

• Ten years ago, Joseph Darlington adopted the alias ‘Head of Section’ and created the Being James Bond podcast. For the last decade, Darlington has become obsessed with walking in the footsteps of James Bond, learning how to do anything that Bond can do, and doing everything that Bond has done – and each Bond-inspired experience has proven to be some of the greatest of his life. Darlington is also the author of Being James Bond: Volume One, and has contributed to the, Bond Lifestyle, The Bond Experience and The James Bond Dossier websites apart from FSWL. >Articles by Joseph

Jon Auty, our man in Northern Ireland who runs Behind The Stunts (a long running series of in-depth publications examining the stunts and action sequences on films and television series over the last 40 years), started out as a budding stuntman, who trained to join the movie elite, but an injury prevented him from continuing his training and his dream was over. Until he met stuntman Roy Alon who invited him to write about the stunt business and tell the true story about how stunts are created for Film and Television. He went on to write ‘STUNTS’ an industry publication which gave the reader an insight into the world of the stunt professional here in the UK and USA.
He is widely renowned as the UK’s leading authority on the stunt community and has worked as an advisor on many newspaper articles, books, television and live shows. Has also been involved in many television projects as advisor including The Paradise Club, A Touch of Frost and Taggart. And numerous films including Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone and Die Another Day.
>Articles by Jon

• Apart being in everyday life a politic journalist, Marie-France Vienne have been a huge admirer of Sir Roger Moore since she was a very young girl. She is the co-owner of Sir Roger's official website since 1999 and also an active member of Club James Bond France since many years and regularly write for their magazines and was the Editor in Chief of their luxury publication Archives : Roger Moore. Marie-France lives in Brussels. >Articles by Marie-France

• After 8 years as an award-winning writer/producer at HBO/Cinemax, Mark Cerulli, our man in Los Angeles, formed his own company, Covert Operations, Inc. where he has done a number of documentaries, promos and industrial videos. For HBO and other networks, Mark has conducted over 120 celebrity interviews including Bond alumni Sean Connery and Pierce Brosnan.
In the 1990's he worked on DVD projects such as The Making of Goldfinger and The Making of Thunderball. He also wrote, produced & directed Halloween: Unmasked for Anchor Bay Entertainment, as well as DVD docs on Halloween 4 and 5. More recently he wrote and produced content for the EPIX movie channel, including Twist & Shout: The SAW Story and Technicolor’s Official 100 Year Video, where he got to work with movie legend, Olivia de Havilland. He can also be heard on the US podcast >Articles by Mark

Nicolás Suszczyk, our man in Argentina, discovered GoldenEye at the age of seven after watching the movie on TV in January 1998. A few weeks later, he saw Tomorrow Never Dies in the big screen and during the course of two years he was captivated by the earlier 007 adventures that he managed to get in VHS or DVD. Now he studies Journalism and Communications in Buenos Aires, where he was born and currently lives, and runs two 007 related sites: The GoldenEye Dossier and Bond En Argentina. He has written articles for magazines like MI6 Confidential and Le Bond, as well as being featured in English, Spanish or Portuguese in sites like Archivo 007, MovieViral, Pipoca Gigante, The Spy Command and The James Bond Dossier. >Articles by Nicolás

Richard Skillman is the Vice President of Allied Vaughn, one of the largest Entertainment Companies in film and television program distribution, working with the major Studios such as Warner Bros, Universal Studios, MGM, FOX, Disney and Turner Classic Movies. He and his wife, Leslie, also run Theme Party People, party planners and recognized James Bond international travel organizers, leading Bond fans, writers and experts from Istanbul to Venice, to Nassau & Jamaica, from Paris to Prague, they’re known for bringing a “Hollywood touch” to their travel experiences. Richard is a lifelong Bond fan and collector and is active in Bond activities around the world and honored to be associated with From Sweden with Love. >Articles by Richard

Rob Coppinger, our globetrotting man, travels the world writing about advanced military and civilian aerospace technology, often accompanied by glamorous PR women. From Moscow’s once secret “Star City” cosmonaut training centre to China’s Beijing-based Astronaut Training Centre, or the most famous rocket launch site in the world, NASA’s Cape Canaveral, space programmes are as much a part of Rob’s working life as they are plots in Bond films. Bond film relevant technology Rob has written about includes, space based lasers, NASA’s Space Shuttle, space stations, nuclear weapons, and stealthy combat drones. Rob often finds himself one step behind the last Bond film’s locations, most recently travelling to SPECTRE’s Mexico. Other destinations for his stories have included, China, India, French Guiana, Morocco, Canada, Turkey, and many more. Rob has lived and worked in America, Australia, Czech Republic and Japan. He has written for a variety of aviation, defence and aerospace publications and national broadcasters, including the BBC. Rob lives in France. Official website. >Articles by Rob

Steve Oxenrider, our man on America's East coast, is a retired educator, life-long James Bond film fan and freelance writer who has contributed to many Bond books and publications. He has interviewed more than 100 Bond cast and crew members, as well as being credited on the supplementary features for several of the DVDs. Some of his credits can be seen on his IMDB page.
Steve’s interest in Bond started November 26, 1965, with the NBC television special The Incredible World of James Bond. That Christmas he saw Thunderball 25 times, befriended both Lotte Lenya and Harold Sakata by telephone and 51 years later has amassed an amazing collection of stills, posters, autographs, toys and merchandising. His favourite Bond film remains Thunderball, but "the double-bills of the 60s and 70s, with those fantastic ad campaigns, were as exciting as a new film."
Steve has taught English as a Second Language in American public schools and travelled to more than 75 countries, many of them Bond locales. In 1989 he was privileged to spend an entire week at Ian Fleming’s Goldeneye estate in Jamaica. >Articles by Steve

Stuart Kortekaas, our man in Australia, is an industrial designer & photographer. A life-long James Bond fan, his passion for design was inspired by watching Goldfinger as a child. Since completing a masters degree in Sweden he has travelled the world, photographing glamorous locations, exotic wildlife, and some of the world's most beautiful models. For more information, please visit >Articles by Stuart



Compliments and praise of the FSWL website from visitors

Adam Carter, Proprietor of Bondposters, UK:
“The website is extremely good, I am very impressed!”

Ajay Chowdhury, co-author of Some Kind Of Hero: The Remarkable Story of the James Bond films:
“Britain's Best covered by Sweden's Finest: From Sweden With Love is the Norse God of Bond websites.”

Alan Church, Visual Effects Supervisor who worked with Maurice Binder on A View to a Kill (1985), The Living Daylights (1987) and Licence to Kill (1989):
“I've been on your website and think it's very good. Very interesting and informative.”

Alan Gilbert, Proprietor of Thunderball Obsessional, UK:
“Very nice site.”

Alan J. Porter, Author of The History Of The Illustrated 007:
“Thanks for the plug on your site Anders!”

Albert Moses, Actor who appeared in The Spy Who Loved Me (1977) and Octopussy (1983):
“Nice website, congratulations. It is a well thought out and well designed informative site.”

Alexandra Iaonne, Webmaster for Club James Bond, France:
FSWL is GREAT, really. One of my favourite sites!”

Andreas Schwab, Vice President for James Bond Club Schweiz, Switzerland:
“This is great work.”

Angela Rindehag, CEO of Mormor Magdas Därproducerade Glass:
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Anne Lönnberg, Actress who appeared in Moonraker (1979):
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Art Malik, Actor who appeared in The Living Daylights (1987):
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Barbara Carrera, Actress who appeared in Never Say Never Again (1983):
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“Anders, you are a genuine Bond expert!”

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“Scandinavia's most comprehensive Ian Fleming/James Bond website is also the world's most comprehensive Ian Fleming/James Bond website. Written with genuine love of our favourite fictional hero and covering all aspects of the Bond phenomenon, why would you want to go anywhere else? From Sweden With Love - I fly to you!”

Britt Ekland, Actress who played one of the leading parts in The Man With The Golden Gun (1974):
“Best of luck with the website, Anders!”

Bruce Scivally, Co-author of the excellent Bond book The Legacy and author of Superman on Film, Television, Radio and Broadway from USA:
"A very cool 007 fan site!"

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“Your enthusiasm about your subject comes through in your stories, and they are a pleasure to read.”

Cajsa Norell, Promotion Manager, Twentieth Century Fox, Sweden:
“It is a wonderful website. I do understand it is a popular one!”

Caroline Rumpf, Christie's auction house, London:
“We found this website impressive and will keep it in mind for upcoming sales related to James Bond.”

Cecilia Nilsson, Publishing Editor, Tiden, Sweden:
“Gracious of you to feature the young Bond novels on your site!”

Charlie Higson, Author of six Young Bond novels:
“A treasure trove of Bond related information.”

Ciaran Brown, Bond fan from England:
“If you love James Bond, this website has it all!”

Claire Steed, Webmaster for Vladek Sheybal Online, Poland:
“Your site looks very professional, and I'm glad to be a part of it.”

Colin Farquhar, Unique Television, UK:
“Your website is very impressive!”

Dave Chantry, long-time Bond fan from England:
“A great site, knowledgeable and informative. A must for any true Bond Fans.”

Dave Worrall, famous Bond book Author, Proprietor of Solo Publishing and Co-editor of Cinema Retro magazine:
“I think your site is superb, Anders.”

David Giammarco, Author of For Your Eyes Only: Behind the Scenes of the James Bond Films, USA:
“Anders, congratulations on such a great website! Your enthusiasm and passion for the world of Bond is quite impressive. Keep up the great work.”

David Hedison, Actor who played 'Felix Leiter' in Live And Let Die(1973) and Licence To Kill (1989):
"First rate website!"

David Smith, Chief Editor, MI6 Magazine:
“Thanks for your continued support - we're grateful for your help.”

David Williams, Proprietor of Bondpix in USA:
“I think your site looks great, many congratulations.”

Derek Lyons, Actor who appeared in The Living Daylights (1987):
“A fantastic website for Bond fans!”

Devin Zydel,, USA:
“You have a wonderful website.”

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You have an excellent site, Anders.”

Don Stroud, Actor who appeared in Licence To Kill (1989):
“Your site is very informative and very professional.”

Doug Redenius, Vice President of The Ian Fleming Foundation:
“Well done Anders. You work hard, and it shows.”

Ffolkes, Webmaster for ‘Roger Moore Polish Site’ in Poland:
“I enjoy the site a lot. Very professional and very informative, the Bond Stars section is really impressive.”

Fred Goldberg, Author of Motion Picture Marketing and Distribution and former Marketing Executive of EON Productions:
“I enjoyed reading your internet page and there were many names that were familiar. The pictures are wonderful.”

Frédéric Geerts, Webmaster of Sean Connery Online, Belgium:
“Your website is really great; it's different from all others. Keep on doing the good work!”

Gabriel Abarca, Webmaster of Bond Collection, Argentina:
“I liked your site very much which is indeed professional, especially the Bond locations around the world.”

Geoff Leonard, Webmaster of John Barry - The Man With The Midas Touch, UK:
“I like your site - congratulations on it!”

George Martin, James Bond/Ian Fleming expert and Proprietor of GHM Photographics, USA:
“It's a fine-looking site - I'm impressed, especially since you're doing this in your spare time. Congratulations on its success.”

Graham McLusky, son of John McLusky (creator of James Bond comics):
“I am most impressed. Very well laid out and full of great stuff. Well done!”

Graham Rye, former owner of the James Bond fan Club, UK:
“Your website is fantastic, you have put in a helluva lot of work into it. Keep up the good work!”

Guillaume Triboulloy, Webmaster of James Bond-FR, France:
“Your site is of a remarkable quality!”

Gustaf Brusewitz, PR manager, Sony Ericsson, Sweden:
“Thanks Anders, I think it looks good. Glad it turned out so well!”

Guy Hamilton, Director of Goldfinger, Diamonds Are Forever, Live and Let Die and The Man with the Golden Gun:
”FSWL is most excellent and deserves all support.”

Hans Andersson, Key Account Manager, Carta Mundi, Sweden:
“Anders, thanks for your support and good luck in the future!”

Hilary Saltzman, daughter of legendary Bond film producer Harry Saltzman:
“Excellent Anders, you rock! Keep up the good work. I am also happy for you that you had a chance to be in one of the movies.”

Izabella Scorupco, Swedish actress and Bond girl in GoldenEye:
"What a fantastic site you have created Anders, I'm incredibly impressed!"

Jessica Bab-Bonde, Public Relation Officer, Tiden, Sweden:
“Your competitions for us are really great!”

Jessica Isaksson, Journalist from Swedish newspaper Expressen:
“This website is really good!”

Joachim Brobeck, producr of Welcome to Sweden with Richard Kiel and Verne Troyen:
"A big thank you for doing public relations and advertising. Glad you had fun with Richard, and interesting to read about different events on your site."

Joakim Persson, SF Film Conference and Event, Sweden:
“Thanks for your help with the quiz. I am really impressed of your professionally designed website. Brilliant!”

Joel Svanberg, Bond fan from Sweden:
“Diving in to the vast ocean of facts and trivia that surrounds world wide phenomena James Bond, is not an easy task. But Anders Frejdh not only delivers all the information brilliantly, but above all does it with the unmistaken enthusiasm of a true fan, and with a personal touch!”

John Berge, Founder of, Norway's oldest 007 website:
“You are the number one fan in Scandinavia. I become a tiny person in comparison!”

John Cope, Bond fan from England:
“Congratulations on a great site. Well done and very informative.”

John Cork, Co-author of James Bond: The Legacy and Bond Girls Are Forever: The Women of James Bond and documentary filmmaker:
"Anders, your passion for Bond really comes through on the site! While James Bond may be the ultimate British agent, your site helps show why his appeal is global! Keep helping to tell the remarkable story of 007!"

John Cox, Proprietor of The Book Bond and The Young Bond Dossier, USA:
“Excellent site, my favourite Swedish one.”

John Glen, director of five James Bond films:
“I found this website most interesting and very comprehensive.”

Karen Leathan, Head of Visitor Services and Marketing, Somerset House Trust, UK:
“What an impressive website.”

Kees Boer, Bond fan from USA:
“Nice website. I like the locations.”

Keith Hamshere, official stills photograher on EIGHT James Bond films:
"Incredibly informative! I use it to look up my colleagues, and find out all the things I didn't but should know about them."

Kemi Xu, Bond Girl in Moonraker:
“One of the most addictive sites on the Internet. Up-to-date info for Bond fans. I enjoy the news and photos. Thank you, FSWL.”

Ken Grippo, Proprietor of Bondstuff, USA:
“WOW! What a fantastic website you have here. I've been looking through it for the past couple of hours.”

Kevin Collette, James Bond/Ian Fleming expert and Proprietor of Media Bis, France:
“One of the very best informative sites about Bond.”

Klaus Gericke, Proprietor of Der Name Ist Bond - James Bond, Germany:
“This is the best site from Sweden!”

Lana Wood, Actress who appeared in Diamonds Are Forever (1971):
“Yours is the best website – Good luck!”

Laurent Perriot, Press Relations, Club James Bond France:
“I think your site is really good!”

Lee Pfeiffer, James Bond expert and famous author, Proprietor of Spy Guise and Chief Editor of Cinema Retro, USA:
“Thank you for sharing your wonderful website.”

Lee Washington, moderator of Young Bond Dossier, UK:
“I really like the site, lots of excellent content.”

Lisa McAllister, Rowman and Littlefield Publishing Group, USA:
“Thank you for the publicity of our upcoming Historical Dictionary of Ian Fleming's James Bond.”

Lucy Chavasse, Colman Getty, London:
“Thank you for sending all this coverage through, I think it looks great!”

Lucy Hurst, Publicity and Marketing Manager, Wallflower Press:
“Thanks very much for adding info about the James Bond book on your site, that's great.”

Magnus Utvik, book critic for Swedish National Television:
"Nice site Anders!"

Malin Nasiell, PR Manager Fiction, Norstedts, Sweden:
“Anders, many thanks for your help.”

Marie-France Vienne, Webmaster for Roger Moore's official website, Belgium:
"Congratulations on the excellent website!"

Mark Ashby, long-time Bond fan in England:
"A truly excellent and comprehensive site. The essential port of call for all things Bond."

Mark Cerulli, Co-producer of Behind The Scenes With Goldfinger and Behind the scenes with Thunderball, USA:
"FSWL is a remarkable website devoted to all things 007. The editor really knows and loves the subject - and his enthusiasm shows. A source for great interviews, inside looks at exclusive Bond events, even an archive of rare 007 items and autographs - Bond eye candy. It's a lot of fun to check out and best of all - you don't have to speak Swedish to enjoy it, all the text is in English as well!"

Mark Dawson, Webmaster for From Eastbourne With Love, UK:
“What a fantastic 007 collection and an incredible site! You have designed an indispensable resource for James Bond fans around the globe. Well done!”

Mark O'Connell, author of Catching Bullets: Memoirs of a Bond Fan:
"Lovingly curated by our man in Sweden, this is a grand site for Bondage....and Maud Adams."

Martijn Mulder, Author of On The Tracks Of 007, Netherlands:
“Wonderful website and supporting Facebook page. Always one of the first with the latest news, very reliable source. Thanks also for helping me promote the book.”

Martin Grace, Roger Moore’s official stunt double:
“For any Bond fan, From Sweden With Love gives a wealth of information about all things James Bond, I have found it fascinating and interesting.”

Martin Shubrook, Partner, Shubrook Bros Enterprises:
“Wow! The site looks great. Thanks you so much for helping us promote the Derek Medding’s book.”

Mary Stavin, Miss World 1977 and actress who appeared in Octopussy (1983) and A View To A Kill (1985):
“Anders, good luck with the book and have fun.”

Matt Sherman, Proprietor of 007 Forever and organiser of Bond Weekends, USA:
“Your site looks terrific, great job!”

Matthew Field, author of The Making of The Italian Job, Blade Runners, Deer Hunters and Blowing the Bloody Doors Off! and co-author of Some Kind Of Hero: The Remarkable Story of the James Bond films:
“FSWL is a FANTASTIC resource for everything James Bond!”

Maud Adams, actress who appeared in The Man With The Golden Gun (1974) and Octopussy (1983):
“Good luck with your amazing website, Anders”

Maurisa Potts, Marketing Director, Crystal City Business Improvement District, USA:
“We are pleased that our summer festival is receiving International attention. Thank you for posting our festival on your site.”

Michael Gillette, Illustrator for the 2008 Penguin series of James Bond novels by Ian Fleming:
“Love this site!”

Michel Bell, Bond fan and famous artist from Canada:
“FSWL is a REAL encyclopedia of James Bond - what a nice piece of work!”

Mike Boldt, famous lithograph artist from USA:
“Great website, it's always a joy to see a quality website on 007.”

Neal Purvis & Robert Wade, screenwriters of The World Is Not Enough, Die Another Day, Casino Royale (2006), Quantum of Solace, Skyfall and SPECTRE:
"We love From Sweden with Love!"

Nicolás Suszczyk, Bond fan in Argentina:
“A very effective site. Great job with the articles, interviews and event coverages. Best Swedish ally for a Bond fan from around the world!”

Nikki van der Zyl, talented artist who dubbed many of the Bond women in the 1960's and 1970's:
“I find the contents of your web site very interesting and informative.”

Norman Wanstall, Oscar-winning Sound Editor who worked on six James Bond films (Dr. No, From Russia with Love, Goldfinger, Thunderball, You Only Live Twice Never Say Never Again):
“I must say you are indeed a true Bond fan. I looked at your website and I was very impressed, so many Bond people seen by you and so many photographs taken. Well done, indeed!”

Patrik Ehrnst, Journalist for Swedish National Radio:
”Thanks so much for your participation in the show, you were really good!”

Paul Baack and Tom Zielinski, publishers of Her Majesty's Secret Servant:
”We think FSWL is Sweden's number one James Bond website, and a very cool place to hang out it is.”

Paul Deblond, Bond fan from Sweden:
“Nice site. Lot of interesting stuff to read, keep up the good work.”

Paul Kotheimer, music producer from Ohio, USA:
“Most awesome website ever. Anders, you are amazing. I can't believe you've done what you've done. The coolest thing ever!”

Paul Kyriazi, Author of James Bond Lifestyle:
“Your site is distinct and I enjoy it.”

Paul Scrabo, Proprietor of PS Productions, USA:
“Your Bond site looks wonderful.”

Per Melker, Senior Director at CSO Media, USA:
“Your website is splendid! Very well done.”

Peter Bodor, Public Affairs and Communication Director, Coca-Cola, Sweden:
“Really impressive site you are running!”

Peter James, best-selling author and creator of the Roy Grace crime novel series, UK:
“This website is an absolute must for any Bond fan anywhere in the world - and any age! The level of detail is truly impressive - and I was amazed at some of the fascinating things you have been associated with. Surely if it's not on your web site, it's not worth knowing!”

Peter Lorenz, Proprietor of The Illustrated 007 website:
“Thank you for your great website; I like especially the book section.”

Petra Tell, PR manager, Activision, Sweden:
“The site looks really good Anders! It must have been nice to end up in the film even if it was for a brief moment.”

Pierre Rodiac, former president of Club James Bond France:
“Great website! And how many Bond stars you've met! I'm amazed!”

Pontus Forslund, Bond fan from Sweden:
“Very informative and respectful site about James Bond, truly impressive.”

Preben Søgaard, Webmaster of BMT216A, Denmark:
“I find your site quite impressive and you do not mirror the information on other Bond sites, well done. Keep up the good work.”

Raymond Benson, Author of nine official James Bond novels:
“FSWL is one of the best (out of a zillion!) Bond fan and information sites in cyberspace. Anders is also a real gentleman and friend.”

Remmert van Braam, Webmaster for James Bond Lifestyle, Netherlands:
“Your website, which is quite famous already, looks great. Keep up the good work!”

Richard Herd, American actor with Swedish roots:
"Good luck on your James Bond adventure Anders!!"

Richard Skillman, founder of Theme Party People, a film location tours company in USA:
"One of the most comprehensive James Bond sites on the web with uncanny trending of 007 news relative to the stars, crew , films and writings of all things Bond. A real go-to site for those wishing to be in the know."

Rikard Andersson, Owner of WestAros Productions, Sweden:
“Well, what can I praise that haven't already been praised in previous reviews? First of all I fully agree with all of them. Furthermore I'd like to express some of the qualities that really distinguish this site - reliability, quantity, class, passion and love. Anders - I salute you!”

Robert Lee, The Royal British Legion, UK:
“Good luck with your website Anders!”

Robert Malton, Swedish Chamber of Commerce, London:
“Very cool site! And really substantial, too.”

Ronny Svensson, film critic for Swedish broadcaster TV4:
“All information you want, and that you never thought you wanted, or that you even knew existed, you will get from Anders Frejdh, the Swedish expert in the field.”

Romain, Webmaster for Agent James Bond 007, France:
“I would like to congratulate you, I do not visit often such an exhaustive and beautiful website about 007 like this one!”

Ronald Payne, producer of the first 'An Evening with George Lazenby' for The Edgar Cayce Foundation in USA:
“Congratulations on a wonderful James Bond website.”

Shane Rimmer, Canadian actor in You Only Live Twice, Diamonds Are Forever and The Spy Who Loved Me:
"From Sweden with Love is an excellent compilation of all the Bond films, the casts and directors. It is attractive, detailed, constantly updated and an invaluable reference to anyone associated with the film business and the fans. A great site."

Stanley Morgan, famous author and actor who appeared in Dr. No (1962):
“I am overwhelmed by your achievement. What dedication! I shall return to your site time and again to take in the vast amount of information there.”

Stephan Bäckman, Bond fan from Sweden:
“So much love goes into this site. One of the best.”

Steve Oxenrider, Bond fan from USA:
“FSWL is one of the most comprehensive, entertaining and informative websites devoted to James Bond. It is updated daily, features breaking news from the world of 007 and is consistently held in high esteem by all Bond fans.”

Steven Saltzman, music producer and son of Harry Saltzman:
“Love this site!”

Sussie Larsson, Event Manager Strategic Partners, Scandic Hotels, Sweden:
“We were really pleased with your presentation as it turned out to be a great night for the guests.”

Terry Pearson and Susan Jeffrey, Proprietors of Quadbod Media Memorabilia in the UK:
“Congratulations on a superb collection and an excellent website on which to store it!”

Terry Bamber, Production Manager for Tomorrow Never Dies, The World Is Not Enough, Die Another Day, Casino Royale, Quantum of Solace and Skyfall:
“Terrific site - I think I will be visiting it a few times.”

Tobias Gustavsson, Webmaster from Sweden:
“I do not like James Bond but I love people who have a serious interest and then do something with it. The site you have is wonderful in that perspective.”

Thomas Drugg, founder of, the oldest 007 website in Sweden:
“This one's different. This one's got heart.”

Vic Armstrong, world famous stuntman, stunt coordinator and director:
"FSWL is very good and inventive and obviously an aficionado runs it."

Virginia Hey, Actress who appeared in The Living Daylights (1987):
“Fabulous! Well done. Attention to detail is marvellous.”

Wolfgang Thürauf, Founding member of Bondklub Deutschland, Germany:
“This is a GREAT website!”




From Sweden with Love (FSWL) is one of the oldest and most comprehensive James Bond related websites in the world and entirely dedicated to his creator Ian Fleming and the original film producers, Albert R. Broccoli and Harry Saltzman. FSWL is fully available in English and Swedish, the English part consisting of over 5,000 pages. It has been online since 6th September 2004 (originally launched on and keeps growing for every year. Thousands of unique visitors every month generating thousands of page hits.

Founder & Chief Editor: Anders Frejdh

• Born in Hjo, Sweden and educated in Gothenburg and London, Anders Frejdh has worked for two decades in corporate finance. During this time, as the webmaster of From Sweden With Love, he has grown it into one of the world’s most well read and comprehensive unofficial James Bond sites with a huge social media audience too. A life-long film fan, Anders has travelled around the planet amassing the largest collection of film and Bond memorabilia in Scandinavia. He has interviewed many of the people involved with the James Bond film series in front of and behind the camera. Recently, Anders was asked to eulogize the late Sir Roger Moore upon the actor’s death, was a key organiser for the Mallorca Film Festival’s tribute to Goldfinger director Guy Hamilton and toured Japan as part of the On The Tracks Of 007 trip celebrating 50 Years of You Only Live Twice. Anders continues to contribute to various international publications, books and media outlets as a 007 consultant.

Aaron Cattermer, Adrian Head, Andy Miller, Bernard VandenDriessche, David Williams, Markus Hartmann, Niclas Elvingsson, Paul Deblond & Steve Oxenrider

Joël Villy, Marie Regmert, Peter Lulle Johansson & Sascha Braun

Graphic design:
Annelie Sundgren, Bernardo Rivavelarde, Remmert van Braam & Steffen Winkler

Writers: (check the Team page for more info about these gentlemen)
Ajay Chowdhury, Brian Smith, Colin Clark, Erik Olsson, Frank Anderson, Jon Auty, Jonas Pettersson, Marcus Nohlberg, Marie-France Vienne, Mark Cerulli, Mikael Ström, Nicolas Suszczyk, Pontus Forslund, Richard Skillman, Rob Coppinger & Stuart Kortekaas

Webmaster: Peter Wallentin

Other contributors:
Andrew McNess, Athena Stamos, Brad Frank, Cathia Hamel, Dave Reinhardt, Doug Redenius, Enlil Albanna, Gary Firuta, George Martin, Greg Bechtloff, Jeremy Duns, Johan Pramell, Johanna Solgren, John Cork, John Cox, Kevin Collette, Laurent Perriot, Leandro Born, Luc Le Clech, Mark Honeyball, Mark O'Connell, Mark Witherspoon, Martijn Mulder, Michel Bell, Mike VanBlaricum, Nathalie Christiaens, Preben Søgaard, Raymond Benson (official James Bond author), Robert Lifvergren, Ronny Svensson, Sabinije von Gaffke, Simon Gardner (son of Bond author John Gardner), Stefan Axell, Thomas Drugg, Tom Zielinski, Viktor Åkerblom & Wolfgang Thürauf

A selection of organisations we cooperate with:
Bond Lifestyle (contributor since 2005)
Club James Bond France (contributor since 2002)
Hollywood Stuntmen's Hall of Fame (Board of Advisors)
The Ian Fleming Foundation (member and contributor since 1998)
James Bond Collectors Club (member and contributor since 1999)
James Bond Golf Society (member since 2008)
James Bond International Fan Club (member and contributor since 1994)
The Official Pierce Brosnan Fan Club (member since 1999)

If you like FSWL, show your support and follow us on FACEBOOK, INSTAGRAM and/or TWITTER.



James Bond : From Sweden with Love

From Sweden with Love (FSWL) is entirely dedicated to Agent 007 and his creator Ian Fleming. We have been studying the phenomenon for more than 30 years. FSWL started as a personal examination of the fictive agent but has developed and progressed now featuring exclusive interviews, Bond news in Swedish media, book and film reviews, meetings with Bond stars who have appeared in or worked on the James Bond films, database with our 007 collection featuring thousands of items, articles and travel stories from the world of 007, competitions, webshop featuring Swedish film posters, the films on Blu-ray and the soundtracks on CD.

Sweden have been represented by (00)7 Bond girls - Britt Ekland, Maud Adams, Anne Lonnberg (Anne's father is Swedish), Mary Stavin, Kristina Wayborn, Izabella Scorupco and Eva Green (Eva's father is Swedish).
Dolph Lundgren and stuntman Lars Lundgren have also appeared in the Bond film series. Two other Swedish actors , Ola Rapace and Jens Hultén, appeared in the 23rd adventure, Skyfall (2012) (2012), with Per Hallberg supervising the sound which gave him an Oscar®.

FSWL's vision is to focus on the phenomenon from a Swedish point of view. We have a serious passion (not interested in rumours) for the fictional hero created by Ian Fleming in 1952 when he wrote the first James Bond novel - Casino Royale.

FSWL is also a tribute to producers Harry Saltzman and Albert R. Broccoli for adapting Ian Fleming's novels into films.

All James Bond 007 films: (1962 - 2015)
Dr. No (1962) starring Sean Connery
From Russia with Love (1963) starring Sean Connery
Goldfinger (1964) starring Sean Connery
Thunderball (1965) starring Sean Connery
Casino Royale (1967) starring David Niven
You Only Live Twice (1967) starring Sean Connery
On Her Majesty's Secret Service (1969) starring George Lazenby
Diamonds Are Forever (1971) starring Sean Connery
Live and Let Die (1973) starring Roger Moore
The Man with the Golden Gun (1974) starring Roger Moore
The Spy Who Loved Me (1977) starring Roger Moore
Moonraker (1979) starring Roger Moore
For Your Eyes Only (1981) starring Roger Moore
Octopussy (1983) starring Roger Moore
Never Say Never Again (1983) starring Sean Connery
A View to a Kill (1985) starring Roger Moore
The Living Daylights (1987) starring Timothy Dalton
Licence to Kill (1989) starring Timothy Dalton
GoldenEye (1995) starring Pierce Brosnan
Tomorrow Never Dies (1997) starring Pierce Brosnan
The World Is Not Enough (1999) starring Pierce Brosnan
Die Another Day (2002) starring Pierce Brosnan
Casino Royale (2006) starring Daniel Craig
Quantum of Solace (2008) starring Daniel Craig
Skyfall (2012) starring Daniel Craig
SPECTRE (2015) starring Daniel Craig

(Note: Film abbreviations are sometimes used in the text on FSWL.)

All James Bond 007 novels and short stories: (1953 - 2017)
Casino Royale (1953) by Ian Fleming
Live and Let Die (1954) by Ian Fleming
Moonraker (1955) by Ian Fleming
Diamonds are Forever (1956) by Ian Fleming
From Russia With Love (1957) by Ian Fleming
Dr. No (1958) by Ian Fleming
Goldfinger (1959) by Ian Fleming
For Your Eyes Only (1960) by Ian Fleming
Thunderball (1961) by Ian Fleming
The Spy Who Loved Me (1962) by Ian Fleming
On Her Majesty's Secret Service (1963) by Ian Fleming
You Only Live Twice (1964) by Ian Fleming
The Man with the Golden Gun (1965) by Ian Fleming
Fallet James Bond (1965) by Kingsley Amis
Octopussy and The Living Daylights (1966) by Ian Fleming
Colonel Sun (1968) by Kingsley Amis
The Authorised Biography of James Bond (1973) by John Pearson
James Bond, The Spy Who Loved Me (1977) by Christopher Wood
James Bond and Moonraker (1979) by Christopher Wood
Licence Renewed (1981) by John Gardner
For Special Services (1982) by John Gardner
Icebreaker (1983) by John Gardner
Role Of Honour (1984) by John Gardner
Nobody lives forever (1986) by John Gardner
No Deals, Mr. Bond (1987) by John Gardner
Scorpius (1988) by John Gardner
Win, Lose or Die (1989) by John Gardner
Brokenclaw (1990) by John Gardner
Licence to Kill (1990) by John Gardner
The Man From Barbarossa (1991) by John Gardner
Death is Forever (1992) by John Gardner
Never Send Flowers (1993) by John Gardner
Sea Fire (1994) by John Gardner
Cold (1996) by John Gardner
GoldenEye (1996) by John Gardner
Zero Minus Ten (1997) by Raymond Benson
Tomorrow Never Dies (1997) by Raymond Benson
Blast From the Past (1997) by Raymond Benson
The Facts Of Death (1998) by Raymond Benson
High Time To Kill (1999) by Raymond Benson
Midsummer night's doom (1999) by Raymond Benson
The World Is Not Enough (1999) by Raymond Benson
Live at Five (1999) by Raymond Benson
Doubleshot (2000) by Raymond Benson
Never Dream Of Dying (2001) by Raymond Benson
Die another day (2002) by Raymond Benson
The Man with the Red Tattoo (2002) by Raymond Benson
Silverfin (2005) by Charlie Higson
Guardian Angel (2005) by Kate Westbrook
Blood Fever (2006) by Charlie Higson
Secret Servant (2006) by Kate Westbrook
Double Or Die (2007) by Charlie Higson
Hurricane Gold (2007) by Charlie Higson
Final Fling (2008) by Kate Westbrook
Devil May Care (2008) by Sebastian Faulks
By Royal Command (2008) by Charlie Higson
Carte Blanche (2011) by Jeffery Deaver
Solo (2013) by William Boyd
Shoot to Kill (2014) by Steve Cole
Trigger Mortis (2015) by Anthony Horowitz
Heads You Die (2016) by Steve Cole
Strike Lightning (2016) by Steve Cole
Red Nemesis (2017) by Steve Cole

We hope you find the website interesting and worth returning to. Comments and feedback, positive as well as negative, is greatly appreciated. Do not hesitate to contact us.
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You Only Live Twice © 1964 Glidrose Productions Ltd.
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Role of Honour © 1984 Glidrose Publications Ltd.
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No Deals, Mr Bond © 1987 Glidrose Publications Ltd.
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