The James Bond 007 Film Festival will feature special appearances by James Bond movie stars Maud Adams and Lana Wood. Adams was the title character in “Octopussy” and the Bond girl in “The Man With the Golden Gun.” Wood played Plenty O’Toole in “Diamonds Are Forever. They will make multiple appearances during the festival and greet fans at an autograph session. Raymond Benson the 4th official author of James Bond novels will also be making appearances.
Maud Adams, Lana Wood and Raymond Benson will be signing autographs from 10:00 a.m. – 2:00 p.m. on Saturday, September 6th at the Majestic Centre (150 N. Schuyler Ave., Kankakee). The session is free, but there will be a charge for autographed photos and books.
Adams, Wood and Benson will be attending some of the James Bond screenings over the weekend. Bond Historian Doug Redenius will introduce them. A Model of the gold plane from the film “Goldfinger” will be on display in a glass case in the theatre lobby.
The Lotus used in “The Spy Who Loved Me” will be parked in front of the Paramount Theatre on Saturday, September 6th.
James Bond 007 Film Fest Sponsors:
Hilton Garden Hotel
CVB (Convention Visitors Bureau)
Schneider Group, Inc.
Kankakee County Convention and Vistor's Bureau