Monthly archive for February 2013

CIA agent who inspired “Argo” amazed by Oscar win

CIA agent who inspired "Argo" amazed by Oscar win
(CBS News) WASHINGTON CIA agent who inspired "Argo" amazed by Oscar win Ben Affleck turned the dramatic story of a hostage rescue mission in Iran into the Oscar-winning movie "Argo." But that story was first reported more than fifteen years ago by David Martin in 1997 (reportRead more

Tony Mendez on “Argo” winning at the Oscars

Tony Mendez on "Argo" winning at the Oscars
Piers Morgan Tonight February 26th, 2013 Tony Mendez on "Argo" winning at the Oscars: "Nothing I ever did in the service was as scary as that moment" Ben Affleck turned the dramatic story of a hostage rescue mission in Iran into the Oscar-winning movie "Argo." But thatRead more

Argo Wins Best-Picture

Argo Wins Best-Picture
"Argo" wins Best Motion Picture! Director Ben Affleck's political thriller lived up to its favorite status at the 85th Academy Awards. Argo won three honors including: • Adapted Screenplay • Achievement in Film Editing • Best Motion PictureRead more

CIA man who pulled a Hollywood stunt worthy of an Oscar

CIA man who pulled a Hollywood stunt worthy of an Oscar
CIA man who pulled a Hollywood stunt worthy of an Oscar Tony Mendez in his home studio. Photo by David Taylor Before he gets up from his leather chair, he will reveal the technique the CIA developed from a James Bond film, and the importance of carryingRead more

Tony Mendez in LA for the Oscars

Tony Mendez in LA for the Oscars
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The Super Spy goes Hollywood

The Super Spy goes Hollywood
Taylor Jones | The Palm Beach Post The Palm Beach Post February 24th, 2013Read more

Tony Mendez, the real CIA spy in Argo

Tony Mendez, the real CIA spy in Argo
BBC World Service Tony Mendez, the real CIA spy in Argo Argo is a major contender for Oscar success Argo, a film about the audacious rescue of six Americans hiding in Tehran after the storming of the US embassy in November 1979, is the bookies' favourite forRead more

Tune In Feb 26 at 7:30: Tony and Ben CNN, Piers Morgan!

Tune In Feb 26 at 7:30: Tony and Ben CNN, Piers Morgan!
Stay Tuned! February 26th at 7:30 Tony Mendez and Ben Affleck to appear on CNN, Piers Morgan!Read more

[NPR AUDIO] ‘Argo’: What Really Happened In Tehran? A CIA Agent Remembers

[NPR AUDIO] 'Argo': What Really Happened In Tehran? A CIA Agent Remembers
NPR Weekend Edition Saturday Feb 17, 2013 [NPR AUDIO] 'Argo': What Really Happened In Tehran? A CIA Agent Remembers TRANSCRIPT SCOTT SIMON, HOST: This is WEEKEND EDITION from NPR News. I'm Scott Simon. The film "Argo" is up for seven Oscars, and the movie's pretty faithful toRead more

‘Argo’ 10 On New York Times Bestseller List

'Argo' 10 On New York Times Bestseller List
'Argo' #10 On New York Times Bestseller List!Read more
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