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Bond, Brother Bond: Is a Black 007 in the Works?

Gloria Hendry was the first African American woman to get jiggy with James Bond. But now she tells us another 007 barrier may be broken.


Gloria: Silver screen pioneer.

Interviewed on The Four Aces Network, the actress who played Rosie Carver opposite Roger Moore in 1973’s Live and Let Die lets slip(?) that the producers of the most lucrative franchise in cinematic history have their eye on giving the role some soul for the first time in 48 years.

“I think Bond—I think they’re probably looking for a black Bond,” Gloria, 61, tells host Christopher Williams.

Gloria also discusses how she came to land her historic role.

“The story behind Live and Let DieIan Fleming, the writer [of the James Bond novels], lived Continue reading