Timothy Dalton Overview:

Actor, Timothy Dalton, was born Timothy Peter Dalton on Mar 21, 1944 in Colwyn Bay, UK. As of December 2021, Timothy Dalton was 77 years old.



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As James Bond--Part Two

By Dan Day Jr. on Oct 7, 2012 From The Hitless Wonder Movie Blog

's next James Bond film, LICENCE TO KILL(1989), was supposed to be more in line with Dalton's tougher, more serious Bond. The story is straight out of a 1980's action movie playbook: Bond's best friend Felix Leiter has been mutilated by an evil drug lord, and Bond seeks revenge. The t... Read full article

As James Bond--Part One

By Dan Day Jr. on Oct 3, 2012 From The Hitless Wonder Movie Blog

After 1985's A VIEW TO A KILL, it was pretty obvious that Roger Moore's time as James Bond needed to come to an end. Moore was getting too old to play the part, and his version of Bond didn't seem to work anymore. Albert Broccoli and his EON Productions made the decision to cast a new actor in the r... Read full article

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Timothy Dalton Quotes:

Philip II: "What If" is a game for scholars.

Philip II: I'm not a boy!

Henry II: I want to reach a settlement. I left you with too little earlier,
Philip II: Yes, nothing is too little.

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His colder, grittier portrayal of James Bond is considered by many fans of the franchise to be the closest to the characterization of Bond from the original novels by Ian Fleming, but was greeted with a mixed reaction from the general public following twelve years of Roger Moore's much more lighthearted portrayal.

Initially agreed to play James Bond for a third time in GoldenEye (1995), but after a lengthy series of lawsuits between the studio and producers concerning the ownership of the James Bond character, and further script delays, he resigned from the role, believing that too much time had passed since Licence to Kill (1989).

His partner, Oksana Grigorieva, gave birth in London to a boy, Alexander, on 7 August 1997.

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