James Bond FIGHTS BACK!!!

Over a month ago I was firing off about this very issue on this very blog.  This is taken from TMZ ( I know) but people are finally waking up.  This is just wrong!!!

Ex-James Bond OUTRAGED
Over Heineken Deal —
New 007’s a Sellout!!!

EXCLUSIVE                                                              5/23/2012 1:00 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF0522_George-Lazenby_heineken_logo_2

They don’t make ’em like they used to — at least according to the guy who played James Bond in 1969, who’s pissed the new Bond film has axed 007’s signature martini … in favor of a corporate-sponsored beer.

If you don’t know … the people behind Daniel Craig‘s next Bond flick “Skyfall” closed a reported $45 million deal with Heineken — forcing the iconic character to drink beer in the movie, instead of a vodka martini … Bond’s famous drink of choice.

Bond orders the drink in practically every movie ever — just check the clip below from “The World Is Not Enough.”


Devoted Bond fans everywhere are pissed — a list that includes former James Bond actor George Lazenby, who played 007 in “On Her Majesty’s Secret Service.”

Lazenby tells us, cutting the martini in favor of a Heiney breaks a sacred tradition — and to add insult to injury, “It’s not the best beer out there, either.”

Lazenby adds, it’s sad filmmakers will always “go where the money is.”

I mean, C’mon people, some things are sacred.  Don’t get art confused with product placement, they are two very different things!




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