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Welcome to one of the World's oldest and most comprehensive James Bond & Ian Fleming sites dedicated to the global 007 phenomenon. Over 6,700 English pages of content. Launched in September 2004 by Swedish James Bond expert Anders Frejdh who also manages 007 actor George Lazenby since 2013.

A Conversation with British Optical Effects artist Alan Church

FSWL contributor Mark Cerulli interviews British Optical Effects artist Alan Church about his work on six James Bond films between 1983 and 1995 as well as Alan's mentor, legendary main title wizard Maurice Binder. Alan remains very active in the business and are now a much sought-after visual effects supervisor around the world.

Published: 2020-02-19

Royal Mail reveals images of new James Bond 007 Stamps

Royal Mail today reveals images of 10 new stamps being issued to celebrate the James Bond film franchise and the release of the 25th film, No Time To Die, in April 2020. The stamps take inspiration from the six James Bond actors across the decades, with the designs a stylistic tribute to the opening titles from each film.

Published: 2020-02-18

The box-office for No Time To Die opens in Sweden on 10 March

The sale of cinema tickets for the Swedish release of No Time To Die on 3 April 2020 starts on 10th March 2020 via Filmstaden.se. Like for the last two James Bond films starring Daniel Craig as Ian Fleming's 007, Skyfall (2012) and SPECTRE (2015), No Time To Die is distributed by SF Studios in Scandinavia.

Published: 2020-02-17

No Time To Die theme written and performed by Billie Eilish

The theme song to the 25th James Bond film titled No Time To Die has been released. The song is written and performed by Billie Eilish, produced by her brother FINNEAS alongside Stephen Lipson, with orchestral arrangements by Hans Zimmer and Matt Dunkley and guitar from Johnny Marr. Billie will be performing it live for the first time, accompanied by FINNEAS, Hans Zimmer and Johnny Marr at the Brit Awards in London on February 18.

Published: 2020-02-14

Second batch of No Time To Die (2020) character posters released

A second batch of No Time To Die character posters have been released. The new posters feature Felix Leiter (Jeffrey Wright), Tanner (Rory Kinnear), Moneypenny (Naomie Harris), M (Ralph Fiennes), Primo (Dali Benssalah), Logan Ash (Billy Magnussen) and Valdo Obruchev (David Dencik). The film is relased worldwide in April 2002.

Published: 2020-02-10

New James Bond 007 watch collection from Swatch announced

Swiss watchmaking brand Swatch have announced the launch of a new collection of James Bond 007 inspired watches. The first six will be released at the end of February with each model chosen from the six actors who have portrayed Ian Fleming's 007 on the big screen - Sean Connery, George Lazenby, Roger Moore, Timothy Dalton, Pierce Brosnan and Daniel Craig.

Published: 2020-02-07

Michael Kors announces partnership with the 007 film franchise

Michael Kors has announced its partnership with the 007 film franchise. To celebrate the release of No Time To Die, Michael Kors will be debuting a limited-edition three-piece capsule collection. Featured in the collection is the Michael Kors Collection Bancroft satchel, which will be seen in the 25th Bond film carried by Moneypenny (Naomie Harris).

Published: 2020-02-06

No Time To Day (2020) trailer from Super Bowl in USA

Has James Bond finally met his match? The 25th Bond film will change everything... Watch the new No Time To Die Super Bowl TV spot. The film premieres at cinemas in the UK on 2 April and in Sweden on 3 April.

Published: 2020-02-03

Meet Naomie Harris at the No Time To Die world premiere in London

Naomie Harris - Moneypenny in Skyfall (2012), SPECTRE (2015) and No Time To Die - follows Daniel Craig and has teamed up with Omaze to give you the chance to meet her at the World Premiere of No Time To Die at Royal Albert Hall in London on March 31, 2020. The campaign supports The Prince's Trust & Red Nose Day USA and ends on March 12.

Published: 2020-01-29

No Time To Die Monaco premiere for Princess Grace Foundation - USA

Following the World premiere in London, a star-studded gala screening of No Time To Die will take place at the Grimaldi Forum in Monaco on 7th April 2020 for the benefit of the Princess Grace Foundation – USA and honouring the late Sir Roger Moore who lived in Monaco for many years.

Published: 2020-01-22

Entertainment Weekly - No Time To Die issue (February 2020)

Bond ambition. In his last mission as Ian Fleming's James Bond agent 007, actor Daniel Craig squares off against Rami Malek. For Entertainment Weekly's February 2020 cover, the No Time To Die star reflects on the iconic role and why he signed on for his final Bond film. On sale from Friday 24th January 2020.

Published: 2020-01-21

No Time To Die World Premiere at Royal Albert Hall on 31 March

The World Premiere for No Time To Die, Daniel Craig's fifth and final film as Ian Fleming's James Bond 007, will take place at the Royal Albert Hall in London on 31 March. The film will then be released in the UK on 2 April whilee people in the US will have to wait until 10 April.

Published: 2020-01-20

Remembering Cary Grant and his many James Bond connections

January 18th marked the birth of eternal screen icon Cary Grant (1904-1986). FSWL contributor Greg Bechtloff thought it would be a good day to examine the many links and influences of Cary Grant on the James Bond legend.

Published: 2020-01-18

Heineken® unveils No Time to Die commercial starring Daniel Craig as 007

Heineken® (distributed by Spendrups in Sweden) has launched its latest James Bond TV commercial featuring Daniel Craig. The launch comes ahead of the April release of the 25th James Bond film, No Time To Die. Heineken® has been the proud partner of the Bond franchise for the last eight films.

Published: 2020-01-15

Billie Eilish confirmed to perform No Time To Die (2020) title song

Billie Eilish will perform the theme song for the 25th James Bond film, No Time To Die. The 18-year-old multi-platinum selling and GRAMMY® Award nominated singer has written the title song with her elder brother; fellow multi GRAMMY® Award nominated FINNEAS. Billie Eilish is the youngest artist in history to write and record a James Bond theme song.

Published: 2020-01-14

Hans Zimmer takes over as music composer for No Time To Die

The new year has brought a major and exciting piece of news regarding the upcoming James Bond film No Time To Die due for a worldwide release in April 2020. Legendary German composer Hans Zimmer will provide the score for the brand new 007 film. NOT Dan Romer as originally announced. FSWL's LA correspondent Greg Bechtloff reports.

Published: 2020-01-07

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