Maryam d'Abo - Bond girl interview (The Word, 1990)

<b>Maryam d&#39;Abo</b> - talk (The Word, 1990)

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    Skilled in actor and performer Boman Irani was on a roll this past week when he performed for the NGO, Shelter Don Bosco, as part of its silverware jubilee celebrations. The man packed in a punch by getting the audience to sing to ‘Give Me Some Sunshine’ from his shoot 3 Idiots and then wowed all present by performing Frank Sinatra’s ‘My Way.’ But the highlight was his understanding of ‘Heal The World’ in different voices, including Lionel Ritchie’s, Willie Nelson’s, Tina Turner’s and Michael Jackson’s! The creator was noble and Boman didn’t hesitate even to ask the audience to loosen their purse strings. This man never fails to emboss stress.

    Bond with the best

    Well, so there is a Bond girl being roped in for Emraan Hashmi’s first international video by the No Man’s Land director Danis Tanovic. Maryam D’Abo, who played Kara Milovy in the

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