Richard Kiel

Type: Person
Name: Richard Kiel
First reported 1 hour ago - Updated 1 hour ago - 1 reports

Are you the brightest person in the international media industry? Take the M&M Global quiz

News 18 September 2014Over the next eight weeks anyone working within the international media community will be able to enter M&M Global’s new quiz in association with A+E Networks .We will be having eight rounds of questions on subjects ranging from ... [Published M&M Europe - 1 hour ago]
First reported 16 hours ago - Updated 16 hours ago - 1 reports

Actor created classic villain in Bond role

Richard KielActor13-9-1939 — 10-9-2014Richard Kiel, the actor, who has died aged 74, was the orthodontically-challenged Jaws, the indestructible Bond villain who terrorised audiences in The Spy Who Loved Me (1977) and Moonraker (1979).Standing a shade ... [Published WA Today - 16 hours ago]
First reported 20 hours ago - Updated 20 hours ago - 1 reports

A giant jumper for Jaws - Islander tells tale of knitting for Hollywood actor

AN Islander who knitted an Aran jumper for a famous Hollywood actor while he was filming on location in Jersey has told how he was ‘a very gentle man’ despite his towering 7 ft 2 in presence.Richard Kiel, who is best known for his role as the James Bond ... [Published Jersey Evening Post - 20 hours ago]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

Stourbridge pastor pays tribute to Bond villain Richard Kiel

A STOURBRIDGE pastor has paid tribute to former Bond villain Richard Kiel who died last week.Reverend Dr Tony Stone, leader of William Street Church in Brierley Hill, became friends with the towering seven foot two star, who played steel-toothed villain ... [Published Cotswold Journal - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

PETER YOUNG: How I formed a Bond with one of film's gentle giants

By Sept. 16, 2014, 4 a.m.HARD ACT TO FOLLOW: Richard Kiel with Adam Sandler in Happy Gilmore.IN pop culture, it’s funny how the time of your introduction to long running franchises gives you a sense of connection to a particular era of that television ... [Published Central Western Daily - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 16 2014 - Updated Sep 16 2014 - 1 reports

James Bond's endearing monster-friend

Richard KielFor the many millions of us who were addicted to those James Bond movies, who among us can ever forget that memorable monster, Richard Kiel – who has just died at age 74?Mr. Kiel was 7 feet 2 inches tall.He played the part of a metal-mouthed ... [Published WorldNetDaily - Sep 16 2014]
First reported Sep 15 2014 - Updated Sep 15 2014 - 1 reports

Bond Villain Richard Kiel Once Put a Scare into Ontario Man

Richard Kiel, the towering character actor who died Wednesday atage 74, was at one point an occasional visitor to Ontario, where hissister lived. He once told a funny story about that to Uplandjournalist Pat Jankiewicz.Neighbors knew that Kiel, who played ... [Published HighBeam Research - Sep 15 2014]
First reported Sep 14 2014 - Updated Sep 14 2014 - 1 reports

Richard Kiel Remembered

by his family .They want him to be remembered as a gentle man who loved to laugh. At 7 feet 2 inches , actor Richard Kiel used his size to his advantage. He successfully built a career in roles as a giant and villain, but his family remembers him as ... [Published YourCentralValley.com - Sep 14 2014]
Entities: Richard Kiel
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 13 2014 - 10 reports

In memory of Richard Kiel

- Evan Reid Actor Richard Kiel passed away on Wednesday at age 74.Kiel, born in Detroit, was best known for his role as the villain Jaws in the James Bond movies “The Spy Who Love Me” (1977) and “Moonraker” (1979).Kiel was also the star of a (much) less ... [Published The Daily News - Sep 13 2014]
First reported Sep 12 2014 - Updated Sep 13 2014 - 11 reports

Death of Bond Villain Kiel Ends Chapter in Henchman History

The death of gentle-giant actor Richard Kiel, who famouslyportrayed the metal-toothed bad guy Jaws in James Bond films The SpyWho Loved Me (1977) and Moonraker (1979), closes a poignantchapter in the history of that curious action-movie tradition: ... [Published HighBeam Research - Sep 13 2014]
Entities: Richard Kiel
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 3 reports

Richard Kiel, R.I.P.

Actor Richard Kiel passed away yesterday. He was hospitalized last week after sustaining a broken leg. Kiel died three days shy of his 75th birthday.Standing more than seven feet tall, Kiel has the distinction of being the only actor to play a Bond villain ... [Published American Spectator - Sep 12 2014]
First reported Sep 11 2014 - Updated Sep 12 2014 - 132 reports

Richard Kiel Bigger Than Life Icon Gone at 74

Richard Kiel was bigger than life and not just in terms of his film, television and voice work, which equalled 78 credits to be exact, but also in terms of his very nature. After years of watching the actor on screens big and small, this reporter finally ... [Published The Guardian Express - Sep 12 2014]

Quotes

..."At the end there was such a long time after I went into the shark-tank that I thought, 'I guess that's the end of me'," Kiel said. "then, all of a sudden they cut to the surface of the ocean and jaws popped up - the audience just screamed and hollered and laughed and applauded. that was the defining moment, the moment that i finally made it big in the movies."

More Content

All (218) | News (203) | Reports (0) | Blogs (14) | Audio/Video (1) | Fact Sheets (0) | Press Releases (0)
sort by: Date | Relevance
Are you the brightest person in the internation... [Published M&M Europe - 1 hour ago]
Actor created classic villain in Bond role [Published WA Today - 16 hours ago]
A giant jumper for Jaws - Islander tells tale o... [Published Jersey Evening Post - 20 hours ago]
Review: James Bond star Roger Moore captivates ... [Published Wales Online - 22 hours ago]
Behind the Scenes of The Princess Bride [Published Daily Beast - Sep 17 2014]
Francesca Woodman – reviews of 'irresistible' p... [Published The Week UK - Sep 17 2014]
Stourbridge pastor pays tribute to Bond villain... [Published Cotswold Journal - Sep 16 2014]
Kill off 007: 5 things we want to see from Skyf... [Published Metro.co.uk - Sep 16 2014]
PETER YOUNG: How I formed a Bond with one of fi... [Published Central Western Daily - Sep 16 2014]
James Bond's endearing monster-friend [Published WorldNetDaily - Sep 16 2014]
Letter: Thanks for story on actor's Chico begin... [Published ChicoER.com - Sep 15 2014]
Divorce attorneys: Sheila Trott spoke positivel... [Published News Channel 2000 - Sep 15 2014]
Like Villains From A James Bond Flick, Hedgies ... [Published Seeking Alpha - Sep 15 2014]
Bond Villain Richard Kiel Once Put a Scare into... [Published HighBeam Research - Sep 15 2014]
Jimmie Tramel: After 40 years, short-lived 'Nig... [Published Tulsa World - Sep 15 2014]
Why Goldfinger Is Still The Ultimate Bond Film [Published Esquire UK - Sep 15 2014]
Richard Kiel Remembered [Published YourCentralValley.com - Sep 14 2014]
Weekend link dump for September 14 [Published Off the Kuff - Sep 14 2014]
Iconic New James Bond Villain To Appear In Next... [Published Inquisitr - Sep 14 2014]
Bond villain Richard Kiel once put a scare into... [Published Inland Valley Daily Bulletin - Sep 14 2014]
Today in History, September 13, 2014 [Published Petersburg Progress-Index - Sep 13 2014]
UPI Almanac for Saturday, Sept. 13, 2014 [Published UPI - Sep 13 2014]
Celebrity birthdays, Sept. 13, 2014 [Published Quad-Cities Online - Sep 13 2014]
History for September 13 [Published MuskegonPundit - Sep 13 2014]
Naming any fossil after a living person can cau... [Published Economic Times - Sep 13 2014]
In memory of Richard Kiel [Published The Daily News - Sep 13 2014]
Death of Bond Villain Kiel Ends Chapter in Henc... [Published HighBeam Research - Sep 13 2014]
Final Details on Fox's Alien: 35th & Kingdom of... [Published The Digital Bits - Sep 12 2014]
Native Detroiter Richard Kiel, aka "Jaws," dead... [Published MetroTimes.com - Sep 12 2014]
James Bond's 'Jaws' dies at 74 [Published Inland News Today - Sep 12 2014]
1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8
In Focus
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
  •  
Content Volume
Document Volume
Network
Network

Blogs

sort by: Date | Relevance
Weekend link dump for September 14 [Published Off the Kuff - Sep 14 2014]
“But if policymakers really want to clean up the tax code, they need to look at tax breaks that are embedded in our system. And the best place to start is with some of the most regressive ones : taxes breaks for homeownership.” Wait, so that silly ...
History for September 13 [Published MuskegonPundit - Sep 13 2014]
History for September 13 - On-This-Day.com Milton S. Hershey 1857, John Pershing 1860, Claudette Colbert 1905  Barbara Bain 1934, Richard Kiel 1939, David Clayton-Thomas (Blood, Sweat & Tears) 1941  Bela Karolyi 1942, Jacqueline Bisset ...
1981: Kiel: Being 7'2 is an advantage [Published CNN.com - Video - Sep 12 2014]
In 1981, Richard Kiel talked to CNN's Lee Leonard about what it's like being a 7'2 actor trying to make it in Hollywood. ...
Richard Kiel: A look at the James Bond villain'... [Published Greenspace - Sep 11 2014]
The role of Jaws, the towering metal-mouthed assassin of the James Bond movies, cast a long shadow for the 7-foot-2 character actor Richard Kiel, who died Wednesday at age 74. But although Kiel is best known for his appearances in "The Spy Who Loved Me" ...
Richard Kiel: 4 Memorable Roles From the Gentle... [Published Wall St. Cheat Sheet - Sep 11 2014]
Source: MGM Richard Kiel, whose immense stature landed him his most iconic role as Jaws in the James Bond films The Spy Who Loved Me and Moonraker, has passed away. He was 74 years old. Though he gained notoriety through the Bond franchise as the detested-turned-lovable ...
1 2 3

Audio/Video

sort by: Date | Relevance
Actor Richard Kiel, "007" villain dies [Published Reuters Video: Entertainment - Sep 12 2014]
1
Contact Us
Sales
Support


Freebase CC-BY Some image thumbnails are sourced from Freebase, licensed under CC-BY

Copyright (C) 2014 Silobreaker Ltd. All rights reserved.
The selection and placement of stories and images on any Silobreaker page are determined automatically by a computer program.
The time or date displayed reflects when an article was added to or updated in Silobreaker.