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Archive for the ‘“Quantum of Solace”’ Category
  M.   October 06, 2012

Bond Bosses Regret Killing Gemma Arterton’s Strawberry Fields

Bond movie producer Barbara Broccoli regrets killing off Gemma Arterton in Quantum Of Solace – because she would have liked to have seen the young Brit in 007’s arms again.

Arterton was 21 when she was picked to play Strawberry Fields in Daniel Craig’s second outing as the superspy and admits she was too young and inexperienced to really soak up what it meant to be a Bond girl, so she was thrilled to meet up with Broccoli at Pinewood Studios in England on Global Bond Day (05Oct12) and discover the filmmakers regretted her oily death in the 2008 movie.

She tells the Bbc, “I just met Barbara Broccoli in the corridor and she said, ‘I wish we hadn’t killed you off’. It would have been so good to come back.”

Arterton admits the time she spent on the Bond set was a lot of fun, but she was too “naive” to really get into the movie.

She adds, “It was my second movie and I just remember feeling it was a dream… There was a really good vibe on set and it was a great time.”

And joking about her “awful” sex scene with Craig, she reveals, “It was my first scene, my first day on the set… and I remember not really knowing what was gonna happen, and then Daniel Craig just started kissing my back and I was like, ‘Oh my God,’ but then had to pretend that I was cool about it… He’s (Craig) a lovely guy, so he made it very easy.”


  M.   October 05, 2012

Former Bond girl Gemma Arterton has described her experience filming a love scene with Daniel Craig.

The actress, who starred with Craig in 2008’s Quantum of Solace, said the scene was shot on her first day on set. She told the BBC’s Lizo Mzimba that she struggled to “pretend that [she] was cool with it.”

The James Bond series is celebrating its 50th birthday, the anniversary of the release of the first Bond film, Dr No.

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  M.   November 05, 2011

10 minutes with Gemma Arterton — The face of G Star Raw on toughening up for a fairy tale.

– Scans: ES Magazine (UK) – September 16, 2011, thanks to Lorna

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  M.   October 27, 2011

The Art of Gemma — I’ve finally scanned and added to our gallery an Australian magazine that I’ve had for awhile.

– Scans: OK!USA (Australia) – May 3, 2010

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  M.   October 25, 2011

Gemma Arterton wishes her character hadn’t been killed off in ‘Quantum of Solace‘ because she would love to make another James Bond movie.

The British actress played Agent Strawberry Fields, who died after saving the suave spy, and Gemma had such a great experience making the movie she wishes she could work on the new film – which will be directed by Sam Mendes.
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  M.   April 21, 2011

You can buy your own copy of the ‘Bond Girls Special’ issue of MI6 Confidential magazine, now shipping worldwide from mi6confidential.com.

– Scans: MI6 Confidential – Issue 9 – Bond Girls Special

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  Stef   March 22, 2011

Few knew her name when she was cast as James Bond’s latest female foil in the 2008 film “Quantum of Solace”, but the role of Strawberry Fields was about to launch Gemma Arterton’s career in to the stratosphere.

A graduate of RADA and a regular with the Royal Shakespeare Company, Gemma had only just made her first big screen appearance in “St. Trinian’s” when she was beckoned by director Marc Forster for a screen test. The rest, as they say, is history. After bedding Bond and coming to a sticky end, Gemma’s character won the hearts of fans as a throw-back to the classic style of Ian Fleming’s heroines.

In an interview published by MI6 Confidential magazine, Gemma explained how she wanted to bring a bit of edge to her character. “We wanted to make her really retro and a bit of a throwback. It’s typically Fleming and a little bit tongue in cheek,” she said. “She wore a typical raincoat and yet in one scene she didn’t have anything on underneath. We tried to make her straight laced but with a real naughty edge to her.”
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