Roger Moore - My Word Is My Bond

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01*20090424

Movie icon and legendary actor Sir Roger Moore, reads the first excerpt from his autobiography My Word Is My Bond. Roger recounts his memories of his parents and his earliest years, as a child growing up in South London during World War Two, being evacuated to Worthing, his first pangs of love, being led astray by older friends, and the difficulties of being a young man pursuing young ladies in wartime London!

  • abridger/Paul Kent
  • producer/neil gardner.

    movie icon sir roger moore reads from his autobiography

  • 01*20090424

    Movie icon and legendary actor Sir Roger Moore, reads the first excerpt from his autobiography My Word Is My Bond. Roger recounts his memories of his parents and his earliest years, as a child growing up in South London during World War Two, being evacuated to Worthing, his first pangs of love, being led astray by older friends, and the difficulties of being a young man pursuing young ladies in wartime London!

  • abridger/Paul Kent
  • producer/neil gardner.

    movie icon sir roger moore reads from his autobiography

  • 03*20090508

    Movie icon and legendary actor Sir Roger Moore, reads the third excerpt from his autobiography My Word Is My Bond".

    Roger recounts his memories of moving to America with Dorothy Squires to pursue his dream of becoming a big name; his first job on US television; and getting married to Dot in New Jersey.

    He also recalls being signed to MGM; starring in movies such as 'The Last Time I Saw Paris' alongside Elizabeth Taylor and Van Johnson; working with Ava Gardner, Debbie Reynolds and Vic Damone; his first movie with David Niven; and being taught how to kiss 'properly' by Lana Turner.

    On returning to the UK, he stars in 'Ivanhoe', alongside a German-speaking Christopher Lee; is surprised by a young Elvis Presley, and allows his heart to take him far from Dorothy and into the next phase of his life.

    Roger recounts his memories of moving to America and his break into Hollywood movies.

    Movie icon and legendary actor Sir Roger Moore, reads the third excerpt from his autobiography "My Word Is My Bond".

  • he also recalls being signed to mgm; starring in movies such as 'the last time i saw paris' alongside elizabeth taylor and van johnson; working with ava gardner, debbie reynolds and vic damone; his first movie with david niven; and being taught how to kiss 'properly' by lana turner
  • on returning to the uk, he stars in 'ivanhoe', alongside a german-speaking Christopher Lee; is surprised by a young Elvis Presley, and allows his heart to take him far from dorothy and into the next phase of his life.

    roger recounts his memories of moving to america and his break into hollywood movies

  • roger recounts his memories of moving to america with dorothy squires to pursue his dream of becoming a big name; his first job on us television; and getting married to dot in new jersey"

  • 03*20090508

    Movie icon and legendary actor Sir Roger Moore, reads the third excerpt from his autobiography My Word Is My Bond.

    Roger recounts his memories of moving to America with Dorothy Squires to pursue his dream of becoming a big name; his first job on US television; and getting married to Dot in New Jersey.

    He also recalls being signed to MGM; starring in movies such as 'The Last Time I Saw Paris' alongside Elizabeth Taylor and Van Johnson; working with Ava Gardner, Debbie Reynolds and Vic Damone; his first movie with David Niven; and being taught how to kiss 'properly' by Lana Turner.

    On returning to the UK, he stars in 'Ivanhoe', alongside a German-speaking Christopher Lee; is surprised by a young Elvis Presley, and allows his heart to take him far from Dorothy and into the next phase of his life.

    Roger recounts his memories of moving to America and his break into Hollywood movies.

    Movie icon and legendary actor Sir Roger Moore, reads the third excerpt from his autobiography My Word Is My Bond.

  • he also recalls being signed to mgm; starring in movies such as 'the last time i saw paris' alongside elizabeth taylor and van johnson; working with ava gardner, debbie reynolds and vic damone; his first movie with david niven; and being taught how to kiss 'properly' by lana turner
  • on returning to the uk, he stars in 'ivanhoe', alongside a german-speaking Christopher Lee; is surprised by a young Elvis Presley, and allows his heart to take him far from dorothy and into the next phase of his life.

    roger recounts his memories of moving to america and his break into hollywood movies

  • roger recounts his memories of moving to america with dorothy squires to pursue his dream of becoming a big name; his first job on us television; and getting married to dot in new jersey

  • 03*20090515

    Movie icon and legendary actor Sir Roger Moore, reads the third excerpt from his autobiography My Word Is My Bond".

    Roger recounts his memories of moving to America with Dorothy Squires to pursue his dream of becoming a big name; his first job on US television; and getting married to Dot in New Jersey.

    He also recalls being signed to MGM; starring in movies such as 'The Last Time I Saw Paris' alongside Elizabeth Taylor and Van Johnson; working with Ava Gardner, Debbie Reynolds and Vic Damone; his first movie with David Niven; and being taught how to kiss 'properly' by Lana Turner.

    On returning to the UK, he stars in 'Ivanhoe', alongside a German-speaking Christopher Lee; is surprised by a young Elvis Presley, and allows his heart to take him far from Dorothy and into the next phase of his life.

    Roger recounts his memories of moving to America and his break into Hollywood movies."

    03*20090515

    Movie icon and legendary actor Sir Roger Moore, reads the third excerpt from his autobiography My Word Is My Bond.

    Roger recounts his memories of moving to America with Dorothy Squires to pursue his dream of becoming a big name; his first job on US television; and getting married to Dot in New Jersey.

    He also recalls being signed to MGM; starring in movies such as 'The Last Time I Saw Paris' alongside Elizabeth Taylor and Van Johnson; working with Ava Gardner, Debbie Reynolds and Vic Damone; his first movie with David Niven; and being taught how to kiss 'properly' by Lana Turner.

    On returning to the UK, he stars in 'Ivanhoe', alongside a German-speaking Christopher Lee; is surprised by a young Elvis Presley, and allows his heart to take him far from Dorothy and into the next phase of his life.

    Roger recounts his memories of moving to America and his break into Hollywood movies.

    04*20090522

    Movie icon Sir Roger Moore, reads the fourth excerpt from his autobiography My Word Is My Bond".

    Roger shares memories of being asked by Lew Grade to play Simon Templar in 'The Saint' and his surprise (and joy) at continuing in the role for 118 episodes.

    He remembers his divorce from Dorothy Squires and subsequent marriage to Luisa Mattioli; the ending of 'The Saint', the birth of 'The Persuaders' and the exploits of his co-star Tony Curtis in the UK.

    Finally, there's a memorable encounter with Cubby Broccoli and the start of his adventures as James Bond.

    Movie icon Sir Roger Moore reads from his autobiography, My Word Is My Bond."

    04*20090522

    Movie icon Sir Roger Moore, reads the fourth excerpt from his autobiography My Word Is My Bond.

    Roger shares memories of being asked by Lew Grade to play Simon Templar in 'The Saint' and his surprise (and joy) at continuing in the role for 118 episodes.

    He remembers his divorce from Dorothy Squires and subsequent marriage to Luisa Mattioli; the ending of 'The Saint', the birth of 'The Persuaders' and the exploits of his co-star Tony Curtis in the UK.

    Finally, there's a memorable encounter with Cubby Broccoli and the start of his adventures as James Bond.

    Movie icon Sir Roger Moore reads from his autobiography, My Word Is My Bond.

    05*20090529

    Movie icon Sir Roger Moore reads the fifth excerpt from his autobiography 'My Word Is My Bond'.

    Roger recounts his memories of playing the suave spy, James Bond. From his first film as 007 'Live and Let Die and his experiences with small caravans and with crocodiles, to royal premieres and box-office takings. He also remembers working with Britt Eckland and saving her from over-the-top explosions, the adventures of Herve Villechaize, how to open a Bond movie in style, Bond girls and villains, coming back for one more time, and the unique experience of starring alongside Christopher Walken and Grace Jones!

    Roger recounts his memories of playing the suave spy James Bond

    05*20090529

    Movie icon Sir Roger Moore reads the fifth excerpt from his autobiography 'My Word Is My Bond'.

    Roger recounts his memories of playing the suave spy, James Bond. From his first film as 007 'Live and Let Die and his experiences with small caravans and with crocodiles, to royal premieres and box-office takings. He also remembers working with Britt Eckland and saving her from over-the-top explosions, the adventures of Herve Villechaize, how to open a Bond movie in style, Bond girls and villains, coming back for one more time, and the unique experience of starring alongside Christopher Walken and Grace Jones!

    Roger recounts his memories of playing the suave spy James Bond"

    06 LAST20090605

    Sir Roger Moore reads the final excerpt from his autobiography.

    Roger recounts his memories of his post-Bond years, of fighting cancer and marrying his fourth wife Kristina.

    He remembers an invite from Audrey Hepburn to help with UNICEF and become a Special Representative for the children's charity.

    Roger also remembers his concerns over kneeling when invited to Buckingham Palace for a knighthood and enjoying everything life has to offer; friends, family and fun!

    Roger remembers his post-Bond years, fighting cancer and marrying his fourth wife Kristina

    06 LAST20090605

    Sir Roger Moore reads the final excerpt from his autobiography.

    Roger recounts his memories of his post-Bond years, of fighting cancer and marrying his fourth wife Kristina.

    He remembers an invite from Audrey Hepburn to help with UNICEF and become a Special Representative for the children's charity.

    Roger also remembers his concerns over kneeling when invited to Buckingham Palace for a knighthood and enjoying everything life has to offer; friends, family and fun!

    Roger remembers his post-Bond years, fighting cancer and marrying his fourth wife Kristina