Alan was recently invited to join the team at the excellent James Bond A-Z podcast to discuss the many incarnations of James Bond’s favorite Texan ally, Mr. Felix Leiter. Check out the podcast HERE to find out which is Alan’s favorite movie Felix, and just which Tex-Mex restaurant that Felix enjoyed eating at.
Bantering about Bond and More
Many thanks to Jack Lugo for inviting me to join him and his “special guest” on his uniquely formatted Bond and Banter podcast. It was a fun and wide-ranging discussion covering the upcoming Bond Lexicon book, Bond in comics, and more.
First Lexicon Update Entries Posted
The print version of the upcoming James Bond Lexicon will cover 271 Bond stories published between 1953 and 2019; but what of anything that is released after the manuscript was completed? Entries for those stories will be posted here on the companion website.
And we’ve just posted the first batch – with 39 new entries covering the events of the two latest James Bond comics:
- Ian Fleming’s James Bond Vol. 3 #1-6 (Dynamite Comics 2019)
- Ian Fleming’s James Bond: Reflections of Death anthology (Dynamite Comics 2020)
You can find links on the Lexicon Updates section of this website.
SpyCon 2 – The Many Faces of James Bond
Now available online “The Many Lives of James Bond ” panel from SpyCon featuring myself, Clinton Rawls, Jarrod Alberich, and Mark Edlitz discussing Dancing Bonds, Radio Bonds, Comics Bonds, and Video Game Bonds among other things.
James Bond Radio – The Return
I was delighted to be invited back to James Bond Radio recently to chat with host Jack Lugo about the recent Bond comics from Dynamite Comics, our recent trip to Goldeneye, and the work restoring vehicles and props for the Ian Fleming Foundation.
You can check out the wide-ranging conversation HERE.
Bond in the Comics – Part Two – The Comic Books
Over on the hero Collector website our short history of Bond in comics format continues with the second article. This one focused on Bond’s adventures in comic book format.
You can check it out HERE
Bond in the comics – Part One – The Comic Strips
My latest column on the Hero Collector website discusses the story of Bond’s early newspaper comic strip adventures.