James Bond tour of the Swiss Alps: The
Stuff.co.nzJames Bond tour of the Swiss Alps: The knockabout Aussie who bluffed his way into entertainment infamyStuff.co.nzAt least, Australia's only James Bond, George Lazenby, would. The attraction I'm experiencing, the "via ferrata" leading from the village of Muerren to Gimmelwald in the Swiss Alps, might be relatively new, but the legend of Lazenby's daring around ...
Posted on 19 June 2017 | 3:48 pm
'Forgotten' James Bond actor says he had a
USA TODAY'Forgotten' James Bond actor says he had a fan in Roger MooreUSA TODAYGeorge Lazenby notoriously quit the James Bond franchise after starring in just one movie, 1969's On Her Majesty's Secret Service. The Australian model-turned-actor, who succeeded Sean Connery as the titular spy, became the butt of raunchy late-night ...Sir Roger Moore on Twitter: "With the heaviest of hearts, we must share the awful news that our father, Sir Roger ...TwitterRoger Moore: news, photos, biography, pictures, videos, style - hello! CanadaHELLO! Canadaall 19 news articles »
Posted on 2 June 2017 | 11:38 am
'Midnight Return' and 'Becoming Bond': The
New York Times'Midnight Return' and 'Becoming Bond': The Smuggler and the SpyNew York TimesAnd Hulu has “Becoming Bond,” an unusual biopic of George Lazenby, who portrayed James Bond precisely once, in the 1969 film “On Her Majesty's Secret Service.” Contrary to a lot of current conventional wisdom, “Service” was not just a hit but is also ...
Posted on 1 June 2017 | 1:53 pm
The legend of Lazenby comes to life in new
Goulburn PostThe legend of Lazenby comes to life in new documentaryGoulburn PostGeorge Lazenby is living proof that life is all about taking chances. Throughout Josh Greensbaum's Hulu drama-documentary Becoming Bond, the infamous Goulburn-bred Bond-to-be unexpectedly climbed to new found international heights leaving a trail of ...
Posted on 29 May 2017 | 6:24 pm
In 'Becoming Bond,' A Look At The Man Who
NPRIn 'Becoming Bond,' A Look At The Man Who Was 007 Only OnceNPRBut between Connery's departure and his (first) return there was a one-and-done Bond, perennial Trivial Pursuit curiosity George Lazenby. He's now the subject of Josh Greenbaum's Becoming Bond, a very funny original Hulu documentary that, through pure ...Becoming Bond: How a Car Salesman Landed the Role of James Bond 007Den of Geek USall 3 news articles »
Posted on 27 May 2017 | 3:00 am
Ed Skrein: Hoodlum, swimming coach, rapper,
It can’t be easy taking over the key role in an internationally successful action franchise. Just ask George Lazenby (if you can find him). It helps if you have a story to tell, and chiselled, articulate Ed Skrein, who is about to grab the steering wheel ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 7:14 pm
From Whitfield County with love
As dry as Roger Moore was, as dashing as Pierce Brosnan is and as tough as Daniel Craig is as the current Bond (don’t get me started on Timothy Dalton and George Lazenby), Connery set the standard. Setting the standard is what I do here in this column ...
Posted on 27 August 2015 | 1:03 pm
Pierce Brosnan Speaks Up For A Gay James
He’s always been male, British (okay, George Lazenby was an Aussie, but…close), white, and handsome. And straight. While it may be a little difficult to imagine 007 as anything other than a suave ladies’ man, Pierce Brosnan has been thinking about a ...
Posted on 25 August 2015 | 6:00 pm
Celebrity birthdays for the week of Aug.
Actor Trevor Gagnon ("The New Adventures of Old Christine") is 20. Sept. 5: Comedian-actor Bob Newhart is 86. Actor George Lazenby is 76. Actress Raquel Welch is 75. Singer Al Stewart is 70. Singer Loudon Wainwright the Third is 69. Cartoonist Cathy ...
Posted on 24 August 2015 | 3:26 pm
007 Celebration at Madame Tussauds London
While a wax work of Daniel Craig as James Bond has been on display there for some time, starting October 17 he will be joined for a brief time by mock-ups of Sean Connery, George Lazenby, Roger Moore, Timothy Dalton, and Pierce Brosnan. While each of the ...
Posted on 20 August 2015 | 6:00 pm