4 Updates
Adele to perform Skyfall at the Oscars

Adele to perform Skyfall at the Oscars

Jan 23 2013, 6:31am CST | by

Adele will perform 'Skyfall' at the Oscars next month. The 24-year-old pop star will sing the latest 'James Bond' theme at the 85th Academy Awards (24.02.13) at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles, and...

Filed under: news

YouTube Videos

 
 
 

1 year ago

Adele to perform Skyfall at the Oscars

Jan 23 2013, 6:31am CST | by

Adele will perform 'Skyfall' at the Oscars next month.

The 24-year-old pop star will sing the latest 'James Bond' theme at the 85th Academy Awards (24.02.13) at the Dolby Theatre in Los Angeles, and she will never experience anything like it again.

The 'Someone Like You' hitmaker said: ''It's an honour to be nominated and terrifyingly wonderful to be singing in front of people who have captured my imagination over and over again.

''It's something I've never experienced and probably only ever will once!''

The track, which Adele co-wrote with Paul Epworth, has been nominated for Original Song, the first Bond theme to get the Oscar nod since 'For Your Eyes Only' in 1981.

It has already seen success, winning the Golden Globe Award for Best Original Song earlier this month.

Craig Zadan and Neil Meron, producers of this year's Academy Awards, hailed the songwriter-and-singer's ''unique artistry''.

They added: ''She is currently one of the most successful recording artists in the world, and we believe that her performance of 'Skyfall' will be an exciting Oscar moment.''

Her performance will be part of a celebration to honour the spy series' 50th birthday, making it the longest-running franchise of all time.

Academy bosses are hoping to add Sean Connery to a line-up of actors who played the legendary agent, who they hope will gather on stage as part of a four minute celebration.

If Sean agrees, it would complete the set including current Bond actor Daniel Craig, Sir Roger Moore, George Lazenby, Timothy Dalton and Pierce Brosnan.

Source: Bang Movies

 
Update
4

6 days ago

James Bond 24 Gets a Start Date

Sep 15 2014 9:43am CDT | Source: Coming Soon

We've known for some time now that the upcoming Bond 24 will begin production in December, originally slated for October with script rewrites resulting in a delay, and now My Entertainment World brings word that production on the film will begin on December 6. The film will shoot at Pinewood Studios in the UK in addition to location sho ...
Source: Coming Soon   Full article at: Coming Soon
 

 
Update
3

1 week ago

13 Things You Didn't Know About 'Goldfinger'

Sep 12 2014 5:33pm CDT | Source: yahoo

The iconic James Bond movie 'Goldfinger' turns 50 this years. Here's a roundup of 13 fascinating fa ...
Source: yahoo   Full article at: yahoo
 

 
Update
2

1 week ago

Richard Kiel, James Bond’s Iconic Villain Jaws, Dies at 74

Sep 11 2014 2:20am CDT | Source: ign

Bond's biggest bad guy has passed away in a California ...
Source: ign   Full article at: ign
 

 

Don't miss ...

 

<a href="/latest_stories/all/all/8" rel="author">Luigi Lugmayr</a>
Luigi is the founding Chief Editor of I4U News and brings over 15 years experience in the technology field to the ever evolving and exciting world of gadgets. He started I4U News back in 2000 and evolved it into vibrant technology magazine.
Luigi can be contacted directly at ml@i4u.com. Luigi posts regularly on LuigiMe.com about his experience running I4U.

 

blog comments powered by Disqus

Latest stories

Denzel Washington: I've no Bond campaign
Denzel Washington: I've no Bond campaign
Denzel Washington insists a campaign for him to play James Bond stemmed from his words being misinterpreted.
 
 
'Cape Fear' actress Polly Bergen is dead
Los Angeles, Sep 21 (IANS) Emmy-award winning actress and singer Polly Bergen, still remembered for playing the terrorised wife in the original "Cape Fear", has died, according to her publicist. She was 84.
 
 
Gabrielle Union to approach FBI over leaked topless photos
Los Angeles, Sep 21 (IANS) Actress Gabrielle Union, whose topless photos, which she had sent to her husband Dwayne Wade, somehow leaked online, says she was the victim of a digital hate crime and that her legal team will contact the FBI.
 
 
Kim, Vanessa targeted in new nude photo leak?
Los Angeles, Sep 21 (IANS) It seems that celebrity nude photo leak now targets stars like Kim Kardashian, Vanessa Hudgens, Avril Lavigne, Leelee Sobieski and Lake Bellmay.
 
 
 

Latest from the Network

Israel approves rebuilding plan for communities near Gaza
Jerusalem, Sep 21 (IANS) The Israeli cabinet Sunday approved a $360 million development initiative for the communities in the country's south, near the Gaza border, who were hit hard in the recent bloody conflict...
Read more on Politics Balla
 
Shuttlers end India's long wait, Jitu leads team to bronze (Roundup)
Incheon, Sep 21 (IANS) Two bronze medals -- and the assurance of at least two more medals from squash -- summed up India's showing on the second day of the 17th Asian Games in Incheon. Jitu Rai failed to add a second...
Read more on Sport Balla
 
Mariah Carey turns to Brett Ratner for support after split
Mariah Carey has reportedly turned to Brett Ratner for support following her split from Nick Cannon. The 44-year-old singer has allegedly been spending a lot of time with the film director, 45, to help take her mind off...
Read more on Celebrity Balla
 
Russell Brand splits from Jemima Khan?
Russell Brand has allegedly split from Jemima Khan. The 40-year-old heiress reportedly dumped the 39-year-old comedian, who is known as a notorious lothario, last month following just a year of dating. A source told...
Read more on Celebrity Balla
 
Iggy Azalea throws panties away after gig
Iggy Azalea throws her panties away after one wear. The 'Fancy' hitmaker, 24, treats herself to some new lingerie before every show, but she admits she doesn't get much use out of them as she bins them after the gig...
Read more on Celebrity Balla
 
Nick Jonas and Patrick Schwarzenegger celebrate birthday at same venue
Nick Jonas and Patrick Schwarzenegger celebrated their birthday at the same venue on Friday (09.19.14). The 22-year-old singer and the 21-year-old model marked their annual milestones separately at the celebrity hot...
Read more on Celebrity Balla
 
Yemeni PM resigns amid deadly clashes in capital
Sana'a, Sep 21 (IANS) Yemeni Prime Minister Mohammed Basindawa resigned Sunday amid week-long deadly clashes between the army and Shia rebels here in the capital, a government official said. Basindawa has informed the...
Read more on Politics Balla
 
Modi confident India, US can develop a genuinely strategic alliance
Washington, Sep 21 (IANS) With the mood in Delhi and Washington in harmony, India and the US can develop a genuinely strategic alliance, Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi declared ahead of his first summit meeting...
Read more on Politics Balla
 
Denzel Washington: I've no Bond campaign
Denzel Washington isn't campaigning to play James Bond. The 'Training Day' star has quashed rumours he is keen to take over the secret agent role from current 007 Daniel Craig and insists his joke about starting a...
Read more on Movie Balla
 
Six soldiers killed in Egypt plane crash
Cairo, Sep 21 (IANS) Six soldiers were killed and one was wounded Sunday when a military cargo plane crashed near an airport in Egypt, a media report said. The reconnaissance aircraft crashed near the military airport...
Read more on Politics Balla