Roger Moore Overview:

Actor, Roger Moore, was born Roger George Moore on Oct 14, 1927 in Stockwell, England. Moore died at the age of 89 on May 23, 2017 in Crans-Montana, Switzerland from prostate cancer and was laid to rest in Monaco Cemetery in Monaco.

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He was honored with one star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in the category of Motion Pictures.

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Just Like the Saint! - Off Screen

By The Metzinger Sisters on Aug 14, 2021 From Silver Scenes - A Blog for Classic Film Lovers

He's six foot two, fair-haired, and fabulously handsome. He's one of the world's best-dressed men and he's tough. He drives a racy, 100 mile-an-hour-plus sports car and travels internationally. He's outside the law, but he always gets his man - and his girl. He's The Saint. The man who plays him on ... Read full article


In Memory of : The King's Thief

By Rick29 on Jun 1, 2017 From Classic Film & TV Cafe

in The King's Thief. signed a seven-year contract with MGM in 1954 at the age of 27. Although he had studied at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts, Moore didn't consider himself a very good actor. But the truth is that he had already developed the on-screen charisma that wou... Read full article


In Memory of : The King's Thief

By Rick29 on Jun 1, 2017 From Classic Film & TV Cafe

in The King's Thief. signed a seven-year contract with MGM in 1954 at the age of 27. Although he had studied at the Royal Academy of Dramatic Arts, Moore didn't consider himself a very good actor. But the truth is that he had already developed the on-screen charisma that wou... Read full article


Sir - An Endearing Bond

By The Metzinger Sisters on May 23, 2017 From Silver Scenes - A Blog for Classic Film Lovers

Today we witnessed the passing of Sir , at the ripe age of 89 years. As the media notes, this marks the first death of a Bond actor.....but, for me, was so much more than 007. He was one of the most manly and charismatic personalities since Errol Flynn leaped onto the big scre... Read full article


As James Bond

By Dan Day Jr. on Nov 4, 2015 From The Hitless Wonder Movie Blog

There is a theory among Doctor Who fans. The theory is that whenever someone starts watching, or discovers Doctor Who, whoever happens to be playing the character at that particular time becomes that person's favorite Doctor. I don't know if that theory works for the James Bond universe, but I do kn... Read full article


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Roger Moore Quotes:

Capt. Michael Stuart: At every turn of the road the warning was there, but I refused to see it!


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Quit smoking cigars after undergoing major surgery for prostate cancer when he was 65.

Collapsed during a matinee performance of the Broadway comedy "The Play What I Wrote", but finished the show after a 10-minute break. Roger was playing the part of the mystery guest star, which the cameo role is filled by celebrities, when he fainted toward the end of the second act. He was taken to the hospital after the show. The following day he was fitted with a pacemaker - something he had been previously told he would eventually have to get. [7 May 2003]

Although critics often accused him of not looking tough enough to play superspy James Bond, he once beat up legendary American hellraiser Lee Marvin while they were filming Shout at the Devil (1976). Marvin recalled, "The guy is built like granite. Nobody will ever underestimate him again.".

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