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Jaws actor from Bond films Richard Kiel dies at 74


Richard Kiel, the towering actor best known for portraying steel-toothed villain Jaws in a pair of James Bond films, has died. He was 74.

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‘James Bond would be an alcoholic’

The latest James Bond movie “Skyfall” stars Daniel Craig. 007 boozed so much that in all reality he would have had the tremulous hands of a chronic alcoholic, according to an offbeat study published by the British Medical Journal.  PHOTO FROM FACEBOOK.COM/JAMESBONDOO7

“A dry martini. Just hand it to me, and I’ll do the shaking myself.” This, according to British doctors, is somewhat how James Bond would have been in real life.

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James Bond studio to open 1st US facility

In this image provided by Pinewood Shepperton PLC, an artist's rendering of Pinewood Atlanta is shown. Pinewood Shepperton PLC and River’s Rock LLC together announced a joint venture to be named Pinewood Atlanta, a full service film and entertainment studio complex comprised of five sound stages on 288 acres in Fayetteville, Ga., south of Atlanta. AP

The British film studio home to the James Bond franchise announced plans Monday for its first US movie production facility at a site near Atlanta.

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Adele, Barbra Streisand, ‘Les Miz’ cast to perform at Academy Awards

NEIL Meron (left) and Craig Zadan have been tapped to produce awards show. Photo: Richard Harbaugh

Adele singing the theme song from “Skyfall” live for the first time. Russell Crowe proving that he sings much better live. Barbra Streisand performing on the show for the first time in 36 years. And Shirley Bassey possibly belting both iconic Bond songs from “Goldfinger” and “Diamonds are Forever”?

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Pierce Brosnan was no slouch as James Bond

BROSNAN. His polished good looks don’t detract from his macho appeal.

One of the best-looking guys in Hollywood is Pierce Brosnan. Producers initially capitalized on his (very) good looks, so critics were aghast when he was chosen to portray James Bond after Timothy Dalton. His looks are certainly different from those of Sean Connery and the current Bond, Daniel Craig!

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