RAMI Malek is an award-winning actor, who is now set to play the next villain in the 25th official James Bond movie. Aside from having landed this major role, his long list of career accomplishments also includes winning Best Actor at the 2019 Academy Awards. So, what else should you know about Malek and his upcoming role? Find out below... Who is Rami Malek and where is he from? Rami Malek, 37, is an actor from LA who was born May 12, 1981. The actor comes from a family of Egyptian immigrants and his father was formerly a tour guide in Cairo. He attended the same high school as The O.C. star Rachel Bilson and Kirsten Dunst. In 2003 Rami graduated with a degree in fine arts from the University of Evansville, Indiana. The 37-year-old won the Best Actor award at the Oscars 2019 for his portrayal of Freddie Mercury in Bohemian Rhapsody. What has Rami Malek starred in? Rami's debut TV role was a guest appearance on Gilmore Girls in 2004. In 2006 he made his feature film debut … [Read more...] about Who is Rami Malek, who is he playing in the 25th James Bond movie and how many Oscars and Golden Globes has he won?
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0 Have your say James Bond was made famous by Sean Connery but has gone through a series of transformations as different actors portrayed the character in different ways, writes Dr David Sorfa. James Bond epitomises a fantasy of how men can act in the world. While Ian Fleming’s novels remain popular, it is the 007 of film who lives most vividly in our imaginations.Each cinematic Bond incarnation, from Sean Connery through Roger Moore and up to Daniel Craig, embodies and perhaps even influences the changing values of his times as he moves through exotic locations, seduces women, makes use of the latest improbable technologies and relies on uncomfortable racial stereotypes.In a time when Britain is haphazardly redefining what it means to be a United Kingdom, it is worth our while to look back at the way in which Bond has expressed our nation’s concerns and how the various actors who have embodied him since the 1960s have brought something new to both … [Read more...] about James Bond: From racial stereotypes to a ‘Queer’ and a ‘Woke’ 007 – David Sorfa
FILMING for the hugely-anticipated James Bond 25 is finally underway in Norway - and the first pictures reveal a sinister masked villain. The unnerving masked man has a machine gun and appears to be chasing a young girl. He is wearing a Phantom Of The Opera-style mask. The movie title is yet to be announced but it's working title is Shatterhand. It is believed to be Daniel Craig's last Bond film after 13 years in the role. Full casting for the new movie has not yet been revealed, so it’s unclear who is playing the masked man and who is playing the girl. What is known is that Cary Joji Fukunaga is directing, after taking over from Danny Boyle. Ralph Fiennes, who plays the current iteration of M, recently said that even the cast have been kept in the dark about the storyline. He told Newsnight: “I can’t tell you much. There’s as much security around a Bond production as there is in MI6. “I don’t know the name of the film, I haven’t even had … [Read more...] about First look at sinister James Bond 25 masked villain stalking through snow with a machine-gun
JAMES Purefoy is a well known face on TV and in the cinema, thanks to his career as an actor. We take a look at his life so far in the spotlight. Who is James Purefoy? James, 54, was born June 3, 1964 and is an English actor. He was born in Somerset and attended Sherborne School before training at the Central School of Speech and Drama. James is best known for his role of Mark Antony in the HBO TV series Rome, he is also known for playing former college professor-turned-serial-killer Joe Carroll in the series The Following. What role does James play in Fisherman's Friends? On March 15, 2019 James' latest film Fisherman's Friends was released in UK cinemas. The film is about ten fisherman from Cornwall who are signed by Universal Records and achieve a top ten hit with their debut album of Sea Shanties. James plays Jim, one of the singing fishermen. What other films has James starred in? James was screen tested for the role of James Bond in 1995 for GoldenEye, but ultimately lost the … [Read more...] about Who is James Purefoy, who is he married to and what role does he play in Fisherman’s Friends?
HOLLYWOOD star Ralph Fiennes sparked a row after saying James Bond should not be played by a black actor or a woman. By Nadeem Badshah/Published 18th March 2019 The actor believes ethnic minority or female stars should have their own action films.Fiennes, who took over as spymaster M from Dame Judi Dench, is preparing to start work on the 25th 007 movie, which has the working title Shatterhand.The 56-year-old said: "I would like to see a great black actor inhabit a Bond-like persona but not necessarily in the same franchise."I think we could remake the idea of a Bond as a woman or as an actor of any ethnicity in another vehicle." His remarks triggered a furious backlash online. Related Articles James Bond to be killed off? Ex-director wanted to bump off 007 Halle Berry, 52, goes topless to flaunt new tattoo: ‘I’m drooling’ Bond Girl rubbishes claims of a female 007: ‘Makes no sense’ Daniel Craig is the latest incarnation of 007 (Pic: Eon) … [Read more...] about Ralph Fiennes sparks outrage saying next James Bond shouldn’t be black or female