The very first James Bond film created a legion of fans smitten by the handsome and fearless British spy. Even today after fifty years, and twenty two films and six different actors later, Bond mania is only growing bigger. As people run to the cinema halls for the twenty third official Bond release Skyfall, we take a look at the most enthralling Bond films so far.
The first portrayal of James Bond on the cinema screen in Dr No(1962)-it wasn't by Sean Connery here either! It was by Bob Simmons (A stuntman,playing James Bond in the opening sequence),seen on screen in the pre credits before Sean appears in the film!
Joseph Wiseman as Dr. Julius No. Joseph Wiseman (May 15, 1918 – October 19, 2009) was a Canadian theater and film actor, best known for starring as the titular antagonist of the first James Bond film, Dr. No, his role as Manny Weisbord on the TV series Crime Story, and his career on Broadway. He was once called "the spookiest actor in the American theater"
BARRY NELSON as JAMES BOND ~ Surprising Fact: Although Sean Connery is widely believed to be the first actor to play James Bond, he is actually the second. In 1954, Fleming’s first novel CASINO ROYALE was adapted into an episode for the television series CLIMAX! with Barry Nelson being the first actor to portray James Bond.
Ursula Andress. Ursula Andress (born 19 March 1936) is a Swiss actress and sex symbol of the 1960s. She is known for her role as Bond girl Honey Ryder in the first James Bond movie, Dr. No (1962), for which she won a Golden Globe. She later starred as Vesper Lynd in the Bond-parody Casino Royale (1967)
Did you know that the nylon wristband known as a Nato strap was originally designed by the British Ministry of Defense so that it could to be worn over or under clothing such as a flight suit or wetsuit and to keep the buckle away from the underside of the wrist supposedly to prevent it catching on clothing - or weapons. Was popularised by actor Sean Connery in the film Dr. No the first James Bond film. Now you can wear them in your Apple Watch. Get yours at www.nyloon.net #natoband…