Casino Royale (1954)

Clarence Leiter’s Dinner Suit in the 1954 Casino Royale

James Bond was turned into the American "Jimmy Bond" for the American production of "Casino Royale" as part of CBS's Climax!. As a result, the CIA agent Felix Le...

Peter Lorre’s Le Chiffre

In the 1954 “Casino Royale” television play on CBS’s Climax!, the legendary Peter Lorre became the first actor to play Le Chiffre. Lorre wears a warm-weather dinne...
Casino Royale (1954)

“Card Sense” Jimmy Bond

The first on-screen appearance of James Bond came with the "Casino Royale" television play on CBS's Climax! in 1954, with Bond played by American actor Barry Nel...