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Ian Fleming (I) (1908–1964)


Born into a wealthy and influential English family, Ian Fleming spent his early years attending top British schools such as Eton and Sandhurst military academy. He took to writing while schooling in Kitzbuhel, Austria, and upon failing the entrance requirements for Foreign Service joined the news agency Reuters as a journalist -- winning the ... See full bio »

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Known For

Casino Royale
Casino Royale Writer
(2006)
Never Say Never Again
(1983)
Dr. No
Dr. No Writer
(1962)
Thunderball
Thunderball Writer
(1965)

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 2020 Bond 25 (based on characters created by) (pre-production)
 2018 Double O Negative (TV Series) (characters) (pre-production)
 2016 Project Shelved I (Short) (novel) (post-production)
 2016 Welcome to the Basement (TV Series) (novel/characters - 1 episode)
- You Only Live Twice (2016) ... (novel/characters)
 2015 World of Espionage (Video Game) (characters)
 2015/I Spectre (based on characters created by)
 2015/II Tomorrow Never Comes (Short) (characters)
 2014 Risque (characters - uncredited)
 2014 Quicksilver (Video short) (based on characters created by)
 2014 Sketch Juice (TV Series) (character - 1 episode)
- Drunken 0-7 (2014) ... (character - uncredited)
 2014 La menace d'une rose (Short) (characters - uncredited)
 2013 007-Eleven (Short) (characters - uncredited)
 2013 James Bond Eclipse (Video short) (characters - uncredited)
 2012 To Be Bond (Short) (characters - uncredited)
 2012 Skyfall (characters)
 2012 007 Legends (Video Game) (characters)
 2012 Agent Dva Nolya (Short) (novel)
 2011 007 - Hue Bond: Vive y Deja Chifar (Short) (characters - uncredited)
 2010 GoldenEye 007 (Video Game) (characters - uncredited) / (concept)
 2010 James Bond 007: Blood Stone (Video Game) (characters - uncredited)
 2009 99 Cent Bond (Short) (characters - uncredited)
 2008 Quantum of Solace (Video Game) (characters - title, uncredited)
 2008 Quantum of Solace (characters - uncredited)
 2006 Allkopi Royale (Short) (characters - uncredited)
 2006 Casino Royale (novel)
 2005 From Russia with Love (Video Game) (novel)
 2004 GoldenEye: Rogue Agent (Video Game) (characters)
 2003 James Bond 007: Everything or Nothing (Video Game) (characters)
 2002 007: Nightfire (Video Game) (characters)
 2002 Die Another Day (characters)
 2001 James Bond in Agent Under Fire (Video Game) (characters)
 2000 007 Racing (Video Game) (James Bond creator)
 2000 The World Is Not Enough (Video Game) (character)
 1999 Tomorrow Never Dies (Video Game) (character)
 1999 The World Is Not Enough (characters - uncredited)
 1999 Goldenrock (characters - uncredited)
 1997 Tomorrow Never Dies (characters - uncredited)
 1997 GoldenEye 007 (Video Game) (characters: James Bond & Baron Samedi - uncredited)
 1995 GoldenEye (characters)
 1993 The Duel (Video Game) (characters and universe)
 1989 007: Licence to Kill (Video Game) (characters - uncredited)
 1989 Licence to Kill (characters)
 1988 Live and Let Die (Video Game) (characters and novel)
 1987 The Living Daylights (story - uncredited)
 1985 A View to a Kill (Video Game) (characters)
 1985 A View to a Kill (story "From A View to a Kill" - uncredited)
 1983 James Bond 007 (Video Game) (characters)
 1983 Never Say Never Again (based on an original story by)
 1983 Octopussy (stories "Octopussy" and "The Property of a Lady" - uncredited)
 1981 For Your Eyes Only (stories "For Your Eyes Only" and "Risico" - uncredited)
 1979 Moonraker (novel - uncredited)
 1977 The Spy Who Loved Me (characters - uncredited)
 1974 The Man with the Golden Gun (novel - uncredited)
 1973 Live and Let Die (novel - uncredited)
 1971 Diamonds Are Forever (novel "Diamonds Are Forever" - uncredited)
 1969 On Her Majesty's Secret Service (novel - uncredited)
 1968 Chitty Chitty Bang Bang (novel)
 1967 You Only Live Twice (novel - uncredited)
 1967 Casino Royale (suggested by the novel "Casino Royale")
 1965 Thunderball (original story)
 1965 The Incredible World of James Bond (TV Movie documentary) (characters)
 1964 Goldfinger (novel - uncredited)
 1963 From Russia with Love (novel - uncredited)
 1962 Dr. No (novel)
 1954 Climax! (TV Series) (novel - 1 episode)
- Casino Royale (1954) ... (novel)
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Other Works:

Short-story collection: "Octopussy" (includes "Octopussy", "The Living Daylights", "The Property of a Lady") (filmed as Octopussy (1983) and The Living Daylights (1987)) See more »

Publicity Listings:

4 Biographical Movies | 4 Print Biographies | 7 Portrayals | 15 Articles | 1 Magazine Cover Photo | See more »


Height:

6' (1.83 m)
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Personal Quote:

I wanted the simplest, dullest, plainest-sounding name I could find, James Bond was much better than something more interesting like "Peregrine Maltravers". Exotic things would happen to and around him but he would be a neutral figure--an anonymous blunt instrument wielded by a government department. See more »

Trivia:

According to the National Geographic, CNN and the BBC, he patterned James Bond after Dusko Popov, a Serbian double agent nicknamed Tricycle. Popov was a worthy predecessor to the fictional spy James Bond. He was noted as a womanizer and was dating many famous actresses (some of them were Hollywood stars). He also stayed at the best hotels, ate at top restaurants, visited smart casinos and was a ... See more »

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The female characters of his stories have double-entendre names See more »

Star Sign:

Gemini

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