McCallum at a recent party held at the New York penthouse of actor Joe Sirola, who guest-starred on The Man From U.N.C.L.E. (Photo: Lee Pfeiffer/Cinema Retro)
Scotland on Sunday caught up with David McCallum on a recent trip to London and got him to reflect candidly on his early days in Scotland, socializing with fellow future super spy Sean Connery , Man From U.N.C.L.E. mania and filming The Great Escape with Steve McQueen. McCallum also dwells on how astonishing it is that, at age 75, he is back on the top of the TV pack through his hit series NCIS.
Actor Harve Presnell, a star of major Broadway hits like The Unsinkable Molly Brown, has died at age 75. Presnell also sang the famous song They Call the Wind Maria in the film version of Paint Your Wagon. His films include Fargo, The Glory Guys and Flags of Our Fathers. For more click here
The famed Cinema Store in London reports record magazines sales for Cinema Retro's just-released Movie Classics Special Edition tribute to the Richard Burton/Clint Eastwood WWII classic Where Eagles Dare. The new issue is the fastest-selling magazine title the store has ever stocked, which says a lot about the British public's respect and taste for great movies of the past. If you haven't ordered your copy yet, it's shipping in the UK and Europe and will be shipping to all other areas in mid-to-late July.For info on The Cinema Store click here