Sandy Hernu ; Roger Moore (foreword). 'Q': The Authorised Biography of Desmond Llewelyn. S.B. Publications: Seaford, East Sussex, England, UK. 1999. Book. 1857702050; 1857701879.
1 Print Biography |
2 Interviews |
3 Articles |
1 Magazine Cover Photo |
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Did You Know?
I am hopeless with gadgets. I can't even get a ticket to work in one of those confounded machines on the London Underground. And I can hardly put on a kettle, let alone set a video.
Llewelyn was not the first choice for the role of "Q." Actor Peter Burton
played the role of Major Boothroyd (later known as "Q"), in Dr. No
(1962), the first in the '007' series. Burton was unavailable when the second movie From Russia with Love
(1963) was filmed. The part went instead to Llewelyn and remained his for 16 more productions until his death in 1999. Llewelyn did not play "Q" was in