The stranger-than-fiction true story of George Lazenby, a poor Australian car mechanic who, through an unbelievable set of circumstances, landed the role of James Bond in On Her Majesty's Secret Service (1969), despite having never acted a day in his life. Then after being offered the next six Bond films and a $1 million signing bonus, he turned it all down...
A real life story of intrigue, espionage, deception, and romance.
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Did You Know?
The Entertainment Weekly cover shown in the film featuring George Lazenby
as James Bond is fictitious. Entertainment Weekly wasn't published until 1990. The cover was a series of special covers Entertainment Weekly released in 2006 to coincide with the then upcoming release of Casino Royale
(2006). EW depicted each actor as Bond on an EW cover had they been around long enough to cover all the Bonds. See more
A suitcase of £20 notes would not have been possible when this film is set. The £20 note had been discontinued between 1945 & July 1970. The £20 notes seen here were issued from 1991 until they ceased to be legal tender in 2010. See more
Himself - James Bond
It's very hard for people to understand, but living life on your own terms, in your own way, you feel like it's much fuller. The best thing you can do is know yourself, and feel yourself, and be yourself. Yeah, I may not be great, but I'm an original.
There'll Be Changes Made
Performed by Steve Lawrence
Written by W. Benton Overstreet
, Billy Higgins
Published by Edward B. Marks Music Co. C/O Carlin America
Courtesy Ford Music Services See more