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Roger Moore beaten up by former wives


September 12th, 2012 - 1:52 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 12 (IANS) Actor Roger Moore says his former wives Doorn Van Steyn and Dorothy Squires were physically abusive towards him. He faced several assaults by them, included being ... Read more...

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I am not funny: Daniel Craig


September 3rd, 2012 - 6:04 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 3 (IANS) Actor Daniel Craig says he had to "work hard" for funny scenes in the James Bond films.The 44-year-old, who has played the British spy in ... Read more...

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Daniel Craig is the best Bond: Roger Moore


August 29th, 2012 - 3:33 am ICT by IANS
London, Aug 29 (IANS) Actor Roger Moore, who played James Bond from 1973 to 1985, feels Daniel Craig has been the best actor to play 007.In his new book ... Read more...

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Stephen Fry backs campaign to save tiger


November 28th, 2011 - 9:04 am ICT by IANS
London, Nov 28 (IANS) Actor Stephen Fry has urged his fans to back a campaign to stop the trade of tiger skins in China.The 54-year-old has joined comedian Ricky ... Read more...

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Joanna Lumley joins save tiger campaign


July 28th, 2011 - 2:17 pm ICT by IANS
London, July 28 (IANS) "Absolutely Fabulous" star Joanna Lumley is lending her support to a tiger charity to protect the species from extinction.Lumley, who is an avid animal rights campaigner, ... Read more...

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Connery says no to Bond’s 50th anniversary celebrations


January 31st, 2011 - 4:42 pm ICT by IANS
Los Angeles, Jan 31 (IANS) "James Bond" movie bosses were left disappointed after veteran actor Sean Connery declined an invitation to the 50th anniversary celebrations of the superspy series next year.The ... Read more...

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Celebs who just couldn’t stop twittering even on Christmas Day


December 29th, 2010 - 6:01 pm ICT by ANI
London, Dec 29 (ANI): Celebrities seem to be addicted to social networking site Twitter, as some even twittered on Christmas Day.Among them is singer Dannii Minogue, 39, who tweeted about her ... Read more...

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I wanted to know Indian writers, find myself: Horowitz (Interview)


November 30th, 2010 - 12:59 pm ICT by IANS
By Madhusree Chatterjee New Delhi, Nov 30 (IANS) International bestselling children's author Anthony Horowitz, who wrote his first book at eight and is the creator of teen spy sensation Alex Rider, says ... Read more...

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George Lazenby to pen tell-all book on his career


November 5th, 2010 - 4:36 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 5 (ANI): Actor George Lazenby will disclose all about his career in his memoir, titled The Other Fella, including how he "bluffed" his way into the James Bond role.The Australian ... Read more...

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New Bond writer to turn superspy into Afghan war veteran


November 2nd, 2010 - 5:37 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 02 (ANI): Jeffery Deaver, the author commissioned to pen the next James Bond adventure, has plans to make his superspy a 30-year-old Afghanistan veteran.Deaver's untitled new James Bond novel ... Read more...

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Legendary Actor Tony Curtis Passes Away


October 1st, 2010 - 8:12 pm ICT by GD
By Gina Gomez Oct 1, (THAINDIAN NEWS) The legendary actor and Hollywood icon Tony Curtis passed away at his Las Vegas home after suffering a fatal heart attack. The actor was 85 year ... Read more...

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Tributes flow for ‘fine actor’ Tony Curtis


October 1st, 2010 - 1:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, Oct 1 (ANI): Tributes are being paid to silver screen legend Tony Curtis who passed away at his US home in Nevada aged 85.Sir Roger Moore, who worked with Curtis on ... Read more...

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Roger Moore lands role in ‘Benidorm’


September 3rd, 2010 - 4:51 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 3 (ANI): 'James Bond' legend Roger Moore has landed a role in the British television comedy-drama 'Benidorm'.The 82-year-old has agreed to play a local dignitary in the Spanish resort for ... Read more...

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Richard Gere injured, shooting put off for six weeks


September 3rd, 2010 - 2:30 pm ICT by IANS
London, Sep 3 (IANS) Actor Richard Gere has dislocated his shoulder while filming a fight scene for "The Double", causing production to be put on hold for six weeks. Gere insisted ... Read more...

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‘Cats and Dogs 2′- pet lovers’ delight (IANS Film Review; Rating:**1/2)


August 21st, 2010 - 5:38 pm ICT by IANS
By Satyen K. Bordoloi Film: "Cats And Dogs 2" (3D) Director: Brad Peyton; Cast: Betty Midler, James Marsden, Nick Nolte, Christina Applegate, Roger Moore; Rating:**1/2This has to be a pet-lovers delight -- watching ... Read more...

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Saifeena’s Undisclosed Holiday Destination Revealed!


August 16th, 2010 - 11:10 pm ICT by Sampurn Wire
August 16, 2010 (Sampurn Wire): The Bollywood queen Kareena Kapoor had planned a wonderful way to celebrate the birthday of her beau Saif Ali Khan. The lady planned a secret ... Read more...

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Roger Moore pays tribute to Tom Mankiewicz


August 4th, 2010 - 6:19 pm ICT by ANI
London, Aug 04 (ANI): Bond legend Roger Moore has paid tribute to Hollywood screenwriter Tom Mankiewicz, calling him a wonderful man and a great friend.Mankiewicz, the screenwriter for several Bond flicks, died ... Read more...

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Pierce Brosnan thinks he ‘never really nailed’ 007 role


April 15th, 2010 - 3:50 pm ICT by ANI
London, April 15(ANI): Former James Bond Pierce Brosnan has said that he didn't do justice to the role of the super spy.The actor feels that he could not quite live up ... Read more...

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Winslet lends voice for PETA campaign against foie gras


April 14th, 2010 - 8:31 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 14 (IANS) Oscar-award winning actress Kate Winslet has lent a narrative for a video campaign for animal rights organisation People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals (PETA), highlighting the abuse ... Read more...

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Pierce Brosnan struggled with Bond role


April 13th, 2010 - 10:25 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 13 (IANS) Hollywood actor Pierce Brosnan feels he never managed to get the character of James Bond completely right because he couldn't forget the actors who had previously played the ... Read more...

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Sam Worthington tipped to play new Bond


February 15th, 2010 - 4:42 pm ICT by ANI
Melbourne, Feb 15 (ANI): Aussie actor Sam Worthington, famed for his 'Avatar' role, has been tipped as the next person to play the famous spy James Bond.According to the Daily Telegraph, ... Read more...

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Clint Eastwood doesn’t regret turning down 007 role


February 11th, 2010 - 5:12 pm ICT by ANI
London, Feb 11 (ANI): Legendary actor Clint Eastwood has revealed that he has no regrets about turning down the role of James Bond, as he believes the 007 agent should be ... Read more...

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Sir Roger Moore wanted to make movie with pal Audrey Hepburn


December 12th, 2009 - 2:24 pm ICT by ANI
London, December 12 (ANI): Veteran actor Sir Roger Moore regrets missing the opportunity to share the silver screen with his friend/actress Audrey Hepburn.The former James Bond had been acquainted with the late ... Read more...

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Sir Roger Moore advises fans to learn to check own pulse


November 24th, 2009 - 5:47 pm ICT by ANI
London, November 24 (ANI): Veteran actor Sir Roger Moore has advised his fans to learn to check their own pulse, as it can be helpful in discerning irregular heartbeat.The 82-year-old actor collapsed ... Read more...

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Sir Roger Moore named ‘Person Of The Year’ by PETA


November 20th, 2009 - 1:58 pm ICT by ANI
London, Nov 20 (ANI): Former James Bond Sir Roger Moore has been named Person of the Year by animals rights group PETA (People for the Ethical Treatment of Animals).The star, a long-time ... Read more...

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Sir Roger Moore wants to live a simple life


November 5th, 2009 - 5:17 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, November 05 (ANI): Former James Bond Sir Roger Moore has expressed his desire to live a simple life.The actor regrets not being able to do the most basic things, as the ... Read more...

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Roger Moore, David Niven never discussed James Bond’s role


September 2nd, 2009 - 6:02 pm ICT by ANI
London, Sep 2 (ANI): Brit actor Sir Roger Moore has revealed that even though he was very close pals with late actor David Niven, and both had acted in James Bond ... Read more...

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Roger Moore demands end to sexual exploitation of children


June 3rd, 2009 - 12:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 3 (ANI): Former 007 Roger Moore has urged officials around the world to protect children from sexual exploitation by pursuing paedophiles across the borders.While speaking in Germany, on behalf ... Read more...

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Sir Roger Moore admits to fibbing in interviews


April 22nd, 2009 - 5:48 pm ICT by ANI
London, Apr 22 (ANI): Brit actor Roger Moore has revealed that he has no intention of giving up his lifelong habit of telling lies in interviews.The 81-year-old James Bond star, who is ... Read more...

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James Bond named Hollywood’s Top Hero


March 28th, 2009 - 2:23 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 28 (ANI): James Bond has been crowned the title of Hollywood's top hero in a new magazine poll.The superspy pipped Indiana Jones, Superman and Harry Potter to land the ... Read more...

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Bond voted top hero in magazine poll


March 28th, 2009 - 1:08 pm ICT by IANS
London, March 28 (IANS) British spy James Bond has been voted the top hero beating the likes of Indiana Jones, Superman and Harry Potter in a poll conducted by Entertainment Weekly. Bond ... Read more...

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Sean Connery named Favourite James Bond Actor


March 24th, 2009 - 12:42 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 24 (ANI): Sean Connery has been named Favourite James Bond Actor in a new poll.The actor received 45 per cent votes in the survey conducted by HMV.com and social ... Read more...

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Roger Moores hunting aversion stems from killing sparrow as a child


March 11th, 2009 - 6:39 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 11 (ANI): English actor Sir Roger Moore has revealed that his stand against any form of blood sport, stemmed from a childhood incident, which involved him killing a sparrow.Moore, ... Read more...

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Moore pledges cash for AIDS fight by male circumcision


February 24th, 2009 - 10:42 pm ICT by IANS
London, Feb 24 (IANS) Former James Bond star Roger Moore has pledged to donate money to the AIDS-devastated Southern African country Swaziland. The British actor will hand the proceeds from an appearance at ... Read more...

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Roger Moore to help Israeli group fight AIDS in Africa


February 24th, 2009 - 5:51 pm ICT by ANI
Jerusalem, Feb 24 (ANI): Former James Bond star Roger Moore will donate his fee from an appearance at the fourth International Eilat Chamber Music Festival to help fight AIDS in Africa.The ... Read more...

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