The new James Bond flick, Casino Royale, brings 007 to
Eric Jaona, a Malagasy national and former translator with Blue Ventures, provided background voices to several scenes in the spy thriller.
Early in the film, Bond is sent to
Jaona was brought in to provide an authentic Malagasy voice for the scene. Jaona, who lives in
“We first watched all the scenes and then we recorded the voices, working from a script,” Jaona said. “My friends say they can hear my voice in the film, but there are a lot of people talking during the scene.”
The film unfortunately does not show any of
These habitats, however, are facing growing threats as populations increase along coastal areas and more and more fishing companies discover the richness of
Blue Ventures is working with local communities to protect these threatened resources and develop alternative livelihoods to destructive fishing practices. It’s a mission worthy of James Bond.