Tuesday, 23 September 2014

007 Travelers in "Bond for Unicef" Gala and celebrating 10th anniversary of "From Sweden with Love" website

Mika & Pirita
What: Bond For Unicef Charity Gala
Where: Stockholm, Sweden
When: 20 September 2014










007 Travelers visited Stockholm and headed first to Filmhuset (The National Film House) where Bond persons were too.




Soon we met Sylvana Henriques, who gave her autograph to us. Sylvana was "Japanese Fan Dancer" (silhouette) in Title Sequence (uncredited) in "You Only Live Twice" (1967) and "The Jamaican Girl" in "On Her Majesty's Secret Service" (1969)


Sylvana Henriques & Terence Mountain


Terence Mountain is "Raphael" in "On Her Majesty's Secret Service" (1969) and Guard in "Diamonds Are Forever" (1971).





Sylvana Henriques and Pirita

Sylvana Henriques as Jamaican Girl in
 "On Her Majesty's Secret Service"

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Terence Mountain dies in "Diamonds Are Forever"
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Terence Mountain as Raphael and
George Lazenby as James Bond in
"On Her Majesty's Secret Service"

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After that we met John Moreno who played "Luigi Ferrara" in "For Your Eyes Only" (1981).



John Moreno and Pirita
























John Moreno as Luigi Ferrara
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Roger Moore and John Moreno in "For Your Eyes Only"
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Look who is here.......it is Robert Davi, the famous Bond villain "Franz Sanchez" in "Licence to Kill(1989).


Robert Davi


We got his autograph also.





He is such a nice guy. He told us that Pirita´s name sounds Italian!



Robert Davi as Franz Sanchez in "Licence to Kill"
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Robert Davi and Timothy Dalton in "Licence to Kill"
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Pirita and Robert Davi

At the same time there was a filming of Robert Davi documentary. Pirita and Mika were asked to comment Robert Davi on the documentary film. We said yes! Of course!



We took some more photos at the Filmhuset, here is Robert Davi with John Richardson. John's "Bond CV" is awesome: (Special effects - uncredited in "Casino Royale" (1967), Special effects in "Moonraker" (1979), Special effects supervisor in "Octopussy" (1983) and "A View to a Kill" (1985) Special visual effects in "The Living Daylights" (1987), "Licence to Kill" (1989), Miniatures in "Tomorrow Never Dies" (1997) and "The World Is Not Enough" (1999) and Model effects supervisor in "Die Another Day" (2002)).

John Richardson won an Oscar (Best visual effects in 1987.) Film was Aliens.

Robert Davi & John Richardson


We also met Bond girl Anne Lönnberg, who played Museum Guide in "Moonraker" (1979).


Anne Lönnberg
Anne Lönnberg in "Moonraker"
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And here is Paul Weston. He has been in ten different Bond movie: (Space Fighter - uncredited in "Moonraker" (1979), Gibraltar Soldier #3 - uncredited in "The Living Daylights" (1987), Stunts - uncredited in "You Only Live Twice" (1967), "On Her Majesty's Secret Service" (1969), "Live and Let Die" (1973), "The Man with the Golden Gun" (1974) and "The Spy Who Loved Me" (1977)), Stunt Double: Richard Kiel / stunts in "Moonraker" (1979), Additional Stunts - uncredited in "For Your Eyes Only" (1981), Stunt double: Roger Moore - uncredited / The stunt team supervisor in "Octopussy" (1983), Stunt supervisor in "The Living Daylights" (1987), Stunt coordinator in "Licence to Kill" (1989), and Stunts in "Skyfall" (2012)).


Paul Weston



Paul Weston as Gibraltar Soldier #3 in "The Living Daylights"
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Later we went to Bond For Unicef Charity Gala, where we also celebrated 10th Anniversary of website From Sweden with Love. The Gala was in Solidaritet Arena.




The founder of the website is Anders Frejdh.

Anders Frejdh
In the Gala we heard great music from Eclipse, and Bond music from Ms Trez.
Of course Bond persons were there also, having dinner with us.



THE GALA DINNER




During the evening every Bond star was on the stage, saying anecdotes of their time with 007 movies.

Kristina Wayborn played "Magda" in "Octopussy" (1983), which is perhaps her most memorable film role. She was born as Britt-Inger Johansson and she was Miss Sweden in 1970 and a semi-finalist in the Miss Universe pageant that same year. She was also selected as Miss Scandinavia 1971.

Kristina Wayborn (Magda in "Octopussy")

Roger Moore and Kristina Wayborn in "Octopussy"
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Kristina Wayborn as Magda in "Octopussy"
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Carole Ashby (Whistling Girl in "A View to a Kill" and
Octopussy Girl in "Octopussy")



Carole Ashby as Whistling Girl in "A View to a Kill"
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Mary Stävin has been in two Bond movies in 1980's. She had parts in Roger Moore movies "Octopussy" (1983) and "A View to a Kill" (1985). Before these movies she was crowned as Miss World in 1977.

Mary Stävin (Kimberley Jones in "A View to a Kill" and
Octopussy Girl in "Octopussy")


Mary Stävin and Roger Moore in "A View to a Kill"
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Mary Stävin and Roger Moore in "Octopussy"
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Sylvana Henriques (Jamaican Girl in
"On Her Majesty's Secret Service")


Kristina Wayborn and Carole Ashby

Anne Lönnberg



Paul Weston

Lars Lundgren is a Swedish stuntman and actor, He was in "Licence to Kill" (1989) and there his credits was Actor: Probe Operator -uncredited and Stunts - uncredited.


Lars Lundgren



Lars Lundgren as Probe Operator in "Licence to Kill"
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John Richardson


Terence Mountain



John Moreno

Nobody has directed more Bond films than John Glen. He is the Director in "For Your Eyes Only" (1981), "Octopussy" (1983), "A View to a Kill" (1985), "The Living Daylights" (1987), "Licence to Kill" (1989) and also Editor in "On Her Majesty's Secret Service" (1969), "The Spy Who Loved Me" (1977), "Moonraker" (1979).


John Glen



John Glen on set of "Octopussy" with Roger Moore
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Per Hallberg was Supervising Sound Editor in "Skyfall" (2012). He won an Academy Award of that film. And he revealed in the Gala, that he is involved also in "Bond 24" (2015)!!!



Per Hallberg



Robert Davi




We met Bond girls too.


Kristina Wayborn told us that she visited Finland 
when she participated the Miss Scandinavia contest.


007 Travelers met again Sylvana Henriques during the evening

Of course we met fellow agents around the world:


Anders Frejdh / From Sweden with Love

Remmert van Braam / Bond Lifestyle (The Netherlands)


Marcos Kontze / James Bond Brasil and 
Morten SteingrimsenJames Bond-magasinet (Norway) 


Mertsi Petenius / James Bond Club Finland and 007 Travelers

We had a great time and we hope to see them again!



Thanks, Robert Davi!

We also like to thank Anders for the perfect evening!





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