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Richard Kiel, Towering Villain from James Bond Films, Dies | Richard Kiel

Richard Kiel, Towering Villain from James Bond Films, Dies at 74

Originally posted 09/11/2014 09:10AM

Richard Kiel, the 7'2" actor best known for portraying steel-toothed villain Jaws in a pair of James Bond films, has died. He was 74.

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Roger Moore: Skyfall with Daniel Craig Is 'The Best Bond of All' (VIDEO)

Roger Moore: Skyfall with Daniel Craig Is 'The Best, Best Bond of All'

Originally posted 11/10/2012 02:00PM

Neither shaken, nor stirred. Just perennially cool.

While he'll no doubt be best remembered for the seven James Bond films he made from 1973 to 1985, Sir Roger Moore – he was knighted in 2003, for his humanitarian work on behalf of UNICEF – also wears many other labels proudly.

He was a young MGM star (opposite the then-equally young Elizabeth Taylor), a TV star and producer (The Saint), an author twice over (a 2008 autobiography, My Word Is My Bond, and the brand-new Bond on Bond: Reflections on 50 Years of James Bond Movies), and a word-class raconteur.

It was in those last two capacities that the London-born Sir Roger, a hale and hearty 85, spent time with PEOPLE in New York this week. Among the many opinions he shared were those on a certain movie franchise.

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