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  Pierce Brosnan / Die Another Day Interview
Pierce Brosnan may indeed be known as suave spy James Bond, but for elegant Irish-born star Pierce Brosnan, playing Bond merely allows him to act in smaller, riskier projects such as the 1950s-set Evelyn, a film that reminds him of his tough, Catholic upbringing and a world apart from that of 007.
Pierce Brosnan may not enjoy the publicity process, but in the midst of this year's chaotic Toronto Film Festival, the 49-year old Irish superstar was feeling relaxed and in good spirits.
Brosnan adds that this time around, the film, Die Another Day "is less convoluted and has far more of a linear plot to it." It also has some sexy moments with co-star Halle Berry, so sexy in fact, that rumour has it that one major sex scene could be cut or toned down.
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 Pierce Brosnan - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
Brosnan's mother moved to London for work after his father abandoned the family; in 1964, at the age of eleven, he joined her.
Brosnan had been recognized as a potential for the portrayal of James Bond as early as 1981, on the set of For Your Eyes Only, where director John Glen spotted the actor with his wife Cassandra Harris (who was appearing in the film), and believed he would be highly suited to the role.
Brosnan supported John Kerry in the 2004 Presidential election, and is a vocal supporter of gun control and same-sex marriage.
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 Sexy Male Celebrities - Pierce Brosnan
Brosnan, a former commercial illustrator who has garnered frequent comparisons to Cary Grant, became so popular in this role that he was selected by readers polled by a national magazine as the favored actor to replace the departing Roger Moore in the highly profitable James Bond series.
Brosnan finally received his cinematic license to kill in 1994 when he was named as the new 007.
Pierce Brosnan was married to actress Cassandra Harris from the 1970s until her death in 1991 of ovarian cancer.
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 007 James Bond: Pierce Brosan Web Page
Pierce Brosnan, a former commercial illustrator who has garnered frequent comparisons to Cary Grant, became so popular in this role that he was selected by readers polled by a national magazine as the favored actor to replace the departing Roger Moore in the highly profitable James Bond series.
Pierce Brosnan finally received his cinematic license to kill in 1994 when he was named as the new 007.
Doubtfire, Pierce Brosnan regained his motion picture bankability, and at last report the actor was preparing to make his long-awaited debut in the role of James Bond.
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 USATODAY.com - Brosnan: Unbound from Bond   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
Pierce Brosnan's comically garish hit man in The Matador has little in common with the debonair James Bond, but they share at least one philosophy about their work: Always plan an escape route.
Brosnan must now capitalize on the momentum from his 007 fame while proving he is not totally defined by a tux, a martini and a catchphrase.
For Brosnan, it was a kind of tonic from playing the smooth, international man of sophistication in his four James Bond movies and other films such as Thomas Crown and his breakthrough title role in the 1980s TV series Remington Steele.
www.usatoday.com /life/movies/news/2005-12-27-brosnan_x.htm   (1559 words)

 Mr. Kiss Kiss Bang Bang! Biography: Pierce Brosnan
Pierce Brosnan took the helm of the Bond series in GoldenEye which catapulted 007 back to the top of the box office after a six-year hiatus from the public.
Brosnan got his first break in the 1981 mini-series “The Manions of America,” a mini-series about — of all things — a poor Irish family that rises to power in America.
Cassandra Harris Brosnan died on December 29, 1991, leaving two children from her first marriage and a third from her marriage with Pierce.
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 Pierce Brosnan
Although the series was canceled in 1986, Brosnan, the first choice to take over from Roger Moore as James Bond, wasn't allowed to do so when the network revived the series and used a clause in his contract to make him stay with the show.
Tragedy struck Brosnan in on December 28, 1991, after his wife, Cassandra Harris, died after a long bout with cancer.
Although Brosnan later married actress Keely Shaye Smith with whom he has two sons, he says about his first wife: "Cassie has made me the man I am, the actor I am, the father I am.
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 Internet Public Library: POTUS
Pierce was arrested while in office for running over an old woman with his horse, but his case was dropped due to insufficient evidence in 1853.
Pierce was the only elected President who sought but did not win his party's nomination for a second term.
Pierce died of cirrhosis of the liver as a result of years of heavy drinking.
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Pierce's Bond films brought in $1.5 billion of the $4 billion in profits from all of the Bond films combined.
Pierce is out to protect the ancient forests of California, and is pushing for legal protection.
Pierce and Keely helped launch Song of the Whale on June 6, a research vessel that aims to document and educate on the depletion of the world's whale population.
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Pierce Brendan Brosnan was born in County Meath, Ireland, but moved with his family to London when he was 11.
Brosnan was an obvious choice to follow Roger Moore into the 007 role, but contract entanglements prevented the move.
Brosnan also went through personal tragedy when his wife, actress Cassandra Harris, lost a battle with cancer in 1991.
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 Pierce Brosnan
Pierce Brosnan is an Irish actor who first came to American living rooms as Remington Steele, playing the imposter of a fictitious detective who flirted with Stephanie Zimbalist for five seasons.
His father deserted the family when Brosnan was an infant, and his mother went to nursing school, leaving young Pierce in the care of assorted friends and family for several years.
Brosnan was originally offered the role of Bond in 1986, for The Living Daylights, but the makers of Remington Steele would not release him from his contract.
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 Pierce Brosnan - Uncyclopedia   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
Pierce Brosnan is also known as "The Brozza", "The Broz" and "The Irish Horse".
Pierce, after becoming a major player on the world stage- founding many charities including Help Niztaurine Sufferers and Aid For Lopan Virus- was asked to be global spokesman at the G8 summit.
This has been the closest Pierce has got to winning the Nobel Peace Prize, however he has many campaigners shouting for him to be nominated once more- many of the globally respected members of the Recgonition for Brosnan group compare him as the next Ghandi.
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 Meet Pierce Brosnan
Omega brand ambassador Pierce Brosnan will thrill his Indian fans when he travels to Mumbai later this month to launch the new Omega Seamaster in India.
Brosnan has been enthralling audiences across the world as the charismatic and charming James Bond.
Speaking on Pierce's visit to India, Stephen Urquhart, president of Omega International, said: "With the increasing popularity of Omega watches in India, it was imperative that we honour our distinguished customers and give them exclusive access to one of our leading international brand ambassadors when he launches the Seamaster in India.
www.chennaionline.com /film/Events/2005/02brosnan.asp   (227 words)

 Pierce Brosnan   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
Brosnan was born in Navan, County Meath, Ireland on May 16, 1953.
He has stared in 2 Bond films so far (Goldeneye and Tomorrow Never Dies), but will be in the new Bond film The World is Not Enough which will be relaced on November 19, 1999.
Brosnan has been on the list to replace Roger Moore in 1984, but he was unable to accept it because of his contract with the Steele TV series and the role went to Timothy Dalton.
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 Reel.com: Pierce Brosnan
Pierce Brosnan plays a single father who challenges church and state in his new, very personal project, Evelyn.
Born in County Meath, Brosnan grew up in the country until his family settled in London when he was 11.
Brosnan plays the father, Desmond Doyle, in the Bruce Beresford production, co-starring alongside a superb cast that includes Julianna Margulies, Aidan Quinn, Stephen Rea, Alan Bates, and newcomer Sophie Vavasseur as Doyle's young daughter, Evelyn.
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 HSX Prediction Market: StarBonds® : Pierce Brosnan
As Hollywood's current James Bond, Pierce Brosnan had spent much of his early career speculating on his chances for the role.
Brosnan first gained consideration in 1982, with his title role in the television detective series Remington Steele.
Upon the retirement of Roger Moore, Brosnan was slated to star in the 1987 Bond film, The Living Daylights, but a contractual obligation forced him to remain with his TV show.
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One night, while enjoying a few drinks at Milk in Ebisu (Tokyo), in came Pierce Brosnan and his protectors.
Not much hullabaloo was made about his presence as it was a very crowded place and few noticed him.
Pierce Brosnan promotes cosmetics in these two spots.(left and below) The dialogue is ridiculous in both of them making them particularly funny.
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 Celebopedia - Pierce Brosnan
Charming, dashing and strong, Pierce Brosnan was born for the role of James Bond.
Pierce was orignally chosen to play 007 in 1986, but his contract with the TV series "Remington Steele" prevented him from doing so.
This site is not endorsed by Pierce Brosnan or any organization Pierce Brosnan is, was or will be associated with.
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 Pierce Brosnan Photos - Pierce Brosnan News - Pierce Brosnan Information
Pierce first job was being a fire eater in a circus.
Pierce was originally slotted for the role of 007 back in 1982 but could not accept the role due to his contract with Remington Steele.
Pierce Brosnan is one of the best actors of our time.
www.tv.com /pierce-brosnan/person/31146/summary.html   (409 words)

 Actor Archives - Pierce Brosnan   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
Although some of us may know him as the suave and sophisticated James Bond, Pierce Brosnan grew up in small Navan, County Meath, Ireland.
Though he claims to be finished with the Bond franchise we will remember him as the best Bond since Connery.
Pierce was voted one of the worlds 50 most beautiful people by a 1996 poll from 'People' magazine.
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 Pierce Brosnan biography
It catapulted Pierce to major stardom in the U.S. Rumors began as early as 1984 that Pierce would replace Roger Moore as the next James Bond.
Brosnan was relieved of his Bond duties in the summer of 2004.
Aside from the Bond and Steele roles, Pierce has had a varied and extensive film and TV career, playing roles ranging from archeologists to assassins, from Chris Columbus' comedies to Merchant Ivory's costume dramas.
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 Pierce Brosnan
1982 One of Pierce Brosnan's first appearences on television was his role of Remington Steele, a private investigator.
2001 People magazine chose Brosnan to be the "Sexiest Man Alive" and he was also voted sixth in the Orange survey of greatest British film actors.
2003 Pierce Brosnan was given an honorary OBE by Britain's ambassador to Ireland, Stewart Eldon for his contribution to British interests.
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 AbsoluteNow: Pierce Brosnan photos - Pierce Brosnan World Premiere of LAWS OF ATTRACTION, at the Loews Astor Plaza, New ...
Actor PIERCE BROSNAN at the Los Angeles premiere of Kill Bill.
PIERCE BROSNAN & wife KEELEY SHAYE-SMITH at the 76th Annual Academy Awards in Hollywood.
Pierce Brosnan World Premiere of LAWS OF ATTRACTION, at the Loews Astor Plaza, New York City.
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 Pierce Brosnan - Moviefone   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-11)
Moving to London with his family at an early age, Irish-born actor Pierce Brosnan made ends meet as a commercial illustrator and cab driver before...
Keely and Pierce Brosnan Halle Berry Barbra Streisand and James Brolin Roma Downey and Mark Burnett Dean Cain Cher Jean-Michel Cousteau Jamie Lee Curtis...
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 Pierce Brosnan : Suave & smooth
Tomorrow Never Dies, the latest in the Bond franchise, continues Brosnan’s successful run as Bond, and is Brosnan’s second big budget movie within the space of a year.
But it seems as if fate had decreed that Brosnan would be Bond, come what may. Brosnan did not fade out of sight for a moment.
And by the time Golden Eye came up in 1994, Brosnan was free from his contractual obligations to the producers of Remington Steele, and at liberty to take on the role of the famous spy.
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 Pierce Brosnan @ Filmbug
Pierce Brosnan is one of the world's most varied, adventurous and skilled dramatic actors.
The company's first studio project, The Thomas Crown Affair, starring Brosnan and Rene Russo, became both a critical and box office success.
The next movie, Laws Of Attraction, starring Brosnan and Julianne Moore, was released earlier this year.
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 Pierce Brosnan News
News about Pierce Brosnan continually updated from thousands of sources around the net.
James Bond, that is. Four years after Pierce Brosnan ordered his last 'shaken, not stirred' martini and climbed into his Aston Martin for the last time,...
Former James Bond actor Pierce Brosnan reportedly is set to return to his secret agent roots with the upcoming Hollywood film, "Spy vs. Comment?
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 Pierce Brosnan - Defamer
Despite the fact that Daniel "New Bond" Craig's Munich is a Spielberg film playing in about 1,500 theaters and Pierce "Old Bond" Brosnan's The Matador is an entry from Sundance in January just now...
· Pierce Brosnan will shake things up by playing a family-dismantling kidnapper in Butterfly on A Wheel for Icon Entertainment, inevitably prompting audiences to wonder, "Hey, why is James...
As efficient as two shots from a silenced Walther P38 to the back of the head and as ruthlessly effective as a story in the trades, a simple phone call ended Pierce Brosnan's reign as James Bond.
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