Website last updated: 28-1-2023
The James Bond 007 expert in Sweden

James Bond in Sweden by Anders Frejdh

Welcome to one of the World's oldest and most comprehensive James Bond & Ian Fleming sites dedicated to the global 007 phenomenon. Over 8,000 pages of content in English. Launched in September 2004 by Sweden's foremost James Bond expert, Anders Frejdh, who also manages 007 actor George Lazenby since 2013.

New promotional video for the From Sweden with Love website

Check out the brand new promotional video for the From Sweden with Love site designed by Marcos Kontze, our videographer, and the man behind James Bond Brasil. Let us know what you think! FSWL celebrates 19 years on the web this year which makes it one of the oldest and most established 007 fan sites in the world.

Published: 2023-01-28

Report from the opening of the Bond In Motion exhibit in Brussels

Bond In Motion, the official 007 exhibition that showcases 60 years of vehicles, has opened in Brussels where it will be displayed until 14th May 2023. The exhibition features vehicles from all 25 James Bond films and is displayed at Palais des Expositions at Heysel, Brussels Expo (Palais 1).

Published: 2023-01-26

Review of Geoff Leonard and Pete Walker's book John Barry Plays 007

FSWL contributor Brian Smith, our man in Edinburgh, reviews Geoff Leonard and Pete Walker's latest book, John Barry Plays 007. Brian writes, I love the rich detail, such as the description of the recording session for The Living Daylights (1987) and Barry’s enthusiasm for recording at CTS Studios in Wembley where Studio One ‘provides a lovely big movie sound.’

Published: 2023-01-23

Sir Roger Moore's son Geoffrey to release new music album

We're happy to report that a new music album from FSWL reader Geoffrey Moore (Sir Roger Moore's oldest son) will be released by Rights Recordings on 27th January 2023. The album, titled Photograph, will be available via iTunes, Apple Music, Spotify, SoundCloud, Amazon Music, Deezer and TIDAL.

Published: 2023-01-19

Official stills of Timothy Dalton as Donald Whitfield in 1923

The first official stills of Timothy Dalton (James Bond in the 1987 film The Living Daylights and 1989's Licence to Kill, both directed by John Glen) as Donald Whitfield in the new series 1923 (a Yellowstone prequel) has been released by Paramount Plus. Tim looks as cool as he did when he played 007. (In the Nordic countries, the series can be seen on SkyShowtime where the first episode is released on 16th January 2023.)

Published: 2023-01-14

Birthday of the Swedish cinematographer Jallo Faber (SPECTRE)

A celebration of FSWL reader and Swedish-born cinematographer Jallo Faber on his birthday. Faber was the director of photography for the 2nd Unit on Spectre (2015) starring Daniel Craig as James Bond 007, working closely with 2nd Unit director Alexander Witt.

Published: 2023-01-13

From Sweden with Love now have a page on LinkedIn

From Sweden with Love now also have a page on LinkedIn. Follow us if you want real news from the World of Ian Fleming's James Bond. We never post about rumours or other silliness that general media outlets speculate about. The 007 phenomenon is much more interesting than that kind of news.

Published: 2023-01-12

Official From Sweden with Love merchandise from Spreadshirt

Today is the last day to purchase official From Sweden With Love merchandise if you'd like to take advantage of a 23% discount. Note that all products are shipped and handled by Spreadshirt. Choose your region for the cheapest delivery options. Many thanks in advance for your support! And Happy New Year!

Published: 2023-01-08

Bond girl Michelle Yeoh recipient of Kirk Douglas Award

Last month, Tomorrow Never Dies co-star Michelle Yeoh recieved the 15th annual Kirk Douglas Award For Excellence In Film at the 2022 Santa Barbara International Film Festival. Furthermore, Yeoh is currently the frontrunner for a Best Actress Academy Award for her performance as Evelyn Wang in Everything Everywhere All at Once (2022).

Published: 2023-01-01

Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery (2022) starring Daniel Craig

Glass Onion: A Knives Out Mystery starring Daniel Craig, who returns in the role of Benoit Blanc, has its streaming premiere on Netflix on December 23, 2022. Craig previously played the role in 2019's critically acclaimed Knives Out. Both films directed by Ryan Johnson who also wrote the screenplays for these films.

Published: 2022-12-22

James Bond In Concert at Berwaldhallen in Stockholm on 19 February 2023

The Swedish Army Band will offer film music from one of the world's longest film series, no other series than about the famous agent James Bond 007. One of the reasons for this film series' immense success is the music that has been created and performed by our planet's largest and most popular artists and composers. Presenter and singer will be the incredibly versatile artist and actress Shima Niavarami. The concert will be conducted by Jonas Nydesjö.

Published: 2022-12-20

In Memoriam of Cinematographer Michael Reed, BSC (1929-2022)

Very saddened to report the passing of British cinematographer Michael Reed, BSC who left us on 15th December 2022 at the age of 93. Among Michael’s many film credits are Director of Photography for On Her Majesty's Secret Service (1969) starring George Lazenby as Ian Fleming's James Bond 007. By many considered to be the best Bond film, partly because of the beautiful cinematography.

Published: 2022-12-19

Next On the Tracks of 007 tour goes to Japan in April 2023

FSWL reader Martijn Mulder have announced that his next On the Tracks of 007 tour will be a retun to Japan. Between April 7 to April 21 next year, 40 people have the chance to enjoy the Japanese culture and visit all the locations used for the filming of You Only Live Twice (1967).

Published: 2022-12-18

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