Look back at James Bond's 50th anniversary charity auction
LONDON (AFP) - A London sale of James Bond souvenirs to mark the secret agent's 50th silver-screen anniversary has raised over US$2.6 million (S$3.2 million), Christie's auction house in early October.
Buyers from 42 countries took part in the auction with all proceeds going to to charity. The auction took place in two stages, firstly online from Sept 28 to Oct 8, and secondly during a party at Christie's auction house on Oct 5.
Notable guests included actor Roger Moore, who played the famous agent on the big screen, and Judi Dench, who appears in Skyfall, the saga's latest installment which is released on Oct 24.
Skyfall, the 23rd official Bond film, will open at movie theatres in Singapore this Thursday, Nov 1.