FAQs

Q: How can I get my James Bond novel published?

A. James Bond novels and short stories may only be published under licence from Ian Fleming Publications Ltd. We do not accept unsolicited material and it is company policy to return any such material unread.

Films

Q: I have an idea for a new James Bond film, theme song or other film-related media. Would you be interested in meeting with me/ reading my material?

A: Ian Fleming Publications Ltd holds no copyright or any other legal rights to the James Bond films, which are made by Eon Productions Ltd. We are unable to respond to any queries regarding the films and will return any submitted material unread.

Q: I really enjoyed the last James Bond film; when will the next one be coming out, where will it be set and what will the plot be?

A: Ian Fleming Publications Ltd holds no copyright or any other legal rights to the James Bond films, which are made by Eon Productions Ltd. We are unable to respond to any queries regarding the films.

Photographs

Q: I have seen a photograph of Ian Fleming and/or of a Bond film in production, and would like to use it in an article or for another purpose. Can I have Ian Fleming Publications Ltd’s permission to use the photograph?

A: Ian Fleming Publications Ltd does not own any photographs of Ian Fleming or of the production of any of the Bond films. We are unable to help with queries about obtaining permission for use of images.

Reference books

For more information on the James Bond books, Ian Fleming and the world’s most famous secret agent, see the following IFPL approved reference books:

The Life of Ian Fleming: The Man Who Created James Bond by John Pearson, published by Aurum Press

Ian Fleming by Andrew Lycett, published by Phoenix

Ian Fleming’s James Bond: Annotations and Chronologies for Ian Fleming’s Bond Stories by John Griswold, published by AuthorHouse

James Bond: The Man and his World by Henry Chancellor, published by John Murray

For Your Eyes Only: Ian Fleming and James Bond by Ben MacIntyre, published by Bloomsbury

 

Rights Enquiries

Who should I contact about publication rights?

All rights and press enquiries for James Bond, Chitty Chitty Bang Bang and other enquiries should be sent to Ian Fleming Publications Ltd using the enquiry form on the contact us page.