Biography

Kevin O'Donovan McClory (8 June 1926 – 20 November 2006) was an Irish screenwriter, producer, and director. McClory was best known for adapting Ian Fleming's James Bond character for the screen, for producingThunderball, and for his legal battles with Fleming (later United Artists, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer and Eon Productions).

Kevin O'Donovan McClory (8 June 1926 – 20 November 2006) was an Irish screenwriter, producer, and director. McClory was best known for adapting Ian Fleming's James Bond character for the screen, for producingThunderball, and for his legal battles with Fleming (later United Artists, Metro-Goldwyn-Mayer and Eon Productions).

Personal Info

Known For Production

Gender Male

Known Credits 10

Birthday 1926-06-08

Day of Death 2006-11-20

Place of Birth Dublin, Ireland

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Production TV ShowsMovies

1983 Never Say Never Again Executive Producer
1965 Thunderball Producer
1959 The Boy and the Bridge Producer
1956 Around the World in Eighty Days Associate Producer

Acting

2012 Everything or Nothing as Himself (archive footage)
2010 Cameraman: The Life and Work of Jack Cardiff as Himself - Interviewee
1965 Thunderball as Man Smoking at Nassau Casino (uncredited)

Writing

1983 Never Say Never Again Original Story
1965 Thunderball Story
1959 The Boy and the Bridge Writer

Sound

1953 Beat the Devil Boom Operator
1952 Moulin Rouge Boom Operator
1951 The African Queen Boom Operator

Directing

1959 The Boy and the Bridge Director
1956 Moby Dick Assistant Director

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