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In Memoriam: Sir Ken Adam

Ken Adam
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007 Travelers is saddened to hear that James Bond production designer Sir Ken Adam ( 5 February 1921 – 10 March 2016) has passed away. He died at his home in London after a short time in hospital.

Sir Ken’s famous sets include the villain’s headquarters in the 1962 James Bond film
Dr No” (1962) and the triangular Pentagon war room in “Dr Strangelove“.


He also designed the car in Chitty Chitty Bang Bang.



Sir Ken Adam’s Bond production:

Production designer:

Dr. No” (1962)
Goldfinger (1964)
Thunderball” (1965)
You Only Live Twice” (1967)
Diamonds Are Forever” (1971)
The Spy Who Loved Me” (1977)
Moonraker” (1979)
GoldenEye: Rogue Agent” (video game) (2004)
Art Director:
GoldenEye: Rogue Agent” (video game) (2004)
Actor:
Moonraker” (1979) (Man at St. Marks Square – uncredited)

 

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