James Bond is also known as 007, and is a secret agent from MI5, the British secret service. James Bond was created by novelist Ian Fleming in 1953, who wrote a series of twelve books about the adventures of the British spy. The film adaptations are the longest running film series of all time. Daniel Craig is the current James Bond, but apparently the next film will be his last one. There is always a great mystery as to who the next James Bond will be.

Bond films are well known for their high level of adventure, exotic locations, cars, gadgets, and tense exchanges between villains and our hero. Though the Bond franchise has been a popular film staple across the world, James Bond is actually a bit of a controversial character. The character's critics call him out for being a misogynist, and stuck in a world of British imperialism.

When was the first James Bond novel written?

The first James Bond novel that was written was Casino Royale. Casino Royale was published in 1953 by the British author, Ian Fleming. This became the first book out of 12 James Bond novels. The novel focuses on the agent James Bond gambling at the casino, Royale-les-Eaux, to bankrupt Le Chiffre, a French treasurer.

What gun does James Bond use?

The gun that James Bond uses is the Walther PPK (Polizei Pistole Kriminal), a German pistol. The Walther PPK had its literary debut in Ian Fleming’s, Dr. No, the sixth James Bond novel. The Walther PPK was specifically designed for undercover detectives, making it ideal for James Bond.

What does M stand for in James Bond?

The M in James Bond stands for the character who is the head of the Secret Intelligence Service, also known as the MI6. The Vice Admiral’s full name is Sir Miles Messervy and he is referred by his initials. M’s first appearance was in the novel Casino Royale.

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6’1” | 1.85 m
Goldfinger (1964)
Auric Goldfinger
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1964.00
1600
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Auric Goldfinger
5’7” | 1.70 m
You Only Live Twice (1967)
Ernst Stavro Blofeld
170.000
1967.00
10600
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Ernst Stavro Blofeld
5’5” | 1.65 m
Dr. No (1962)
Honey Ryder
165.000
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4100
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Honey Ryder
6’1” | 1.85 m
GoldenEye (1995)
James Bond (Brosnan)
185.000
1995.00
7100
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James Bond (Brosnan)
6’2” | 1.88 m
Dr. No (1962)
James Bond (Connery)
188.000
1962.00
10400
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James Bond (Connery)
5’10” | 1.78 m
Casino Royale (2006)
James Bond (Craig)
178.000
2006.00
15500
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James Bond (Craig)
6’2” | 1.88 m
The Living Daylights (1987)
James Bond (Dalton)
188.000
1987.00
2950
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James Bond (Dalton)
6’1” | 1.85 m
Live and Let Die (1973)
James Bond (Moore)
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3550
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James Bond (Moore)
Jaws
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7’2” | 2.18 m
The Spy Who Loved Me (1977)
Jaws
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1977.00
5500
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Jaws
Oddjob
8600
5’10” | 1.78 m
Goldfinger (1964)
Oddjob
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8600
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Oddjob
5’8” | 1.73 m
Casino Royale (2006)
Vesper Lynd
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2006.00
8100
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Vesper Lynd
6’0” | 1.83 m
GoldenEye (1995)
Xenia Onatopp
183.000
1995.00
5000
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Xenia Onatopp
James Bond (Timothy Dalton)
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Timothy Dalton first appeared on our screens as the infamous spy 007 in 1987. He appeared in only two Bond films: The Living Daylights (1987) and License to Kill (1989). Timothy Dalton studied Ian Fleming’s original Bond novels extensively, intent on playing the part as the author intended. Dalton is considered the closest physical match to the literary Bond: he is tall with a slim build, short dark hair and grey eyes. Dalton’s time as Bond was cut short due to legal issues, which put the franchise on hold for many years.

James Bond was portrayed by Timothy Dalton with a height of 6’2” (1.88 m).

Set of dimensioned drawings of James Bond (Dalton) labeled with overall height
Timothy Dalton first appeared on our screens as the infamous spy 007 in 1987. He appeared in only two Bond films: The Living Daylights (1987) and License to Kill (1989). Timothy Dalton studied Ian Fleming’s original Bond novels extensively, intent on playing the part as the author intended.

James Bond was portrayed by Timothy Dalton with a height of 6’2” (1.88 m).

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Portrayal: 1987–89

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Timothy Dalton
First Appearance
The Living Daylights (1987)

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Oddjob
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Oddjob is a fictional villain in the James Bond franchise and one of the most popular Bond characters of all time. He appeared in the 1964 film, Goldfinger and is a henchman of Auric Goldfinger and carries out the physical and often brutal tasks required of him by his boss. He rarely speaks but is known for his brute strength. Oddjob appears in butler-like clothing: a black suit, tie and bowler hat. His bowler hat doubles as a weapon–it is razor edged and can slice through anything. Oddjob is played by Japanese American actor Harold Sakata.

Oddjob is portrayed by Harold Sakata with a height of 5’10” (1.78 m).

Collection of elevation drawings of Oddjob with overall height
Oddjob is a fictional villain in the James Bond franchise and one of the most popular Bond characters of all time. He appeared in the 1964 film, Goldfinger and is a henchman of Auric Goldfinger and carries out the physical and often brutal tasks required of him by his boss.

Oddjob is portrayed by Harold Sakata with a height of 5’10” (1.78 m).

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Harold Sakata
First Appearance
Goldfinger (1964)

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James Bond (Roger Moore)
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Roger Moore made his debut as the iconic spy James Bond in the 1972 film Live and Let Die. He appeared alongside Jane Seymour as Solitaire, one of the most famous Bond Girls of all time. Moore then went on to appear in The Man with the Golden Gun (1974), The Spy Who Loved Me (1977), Moonraker (1979), For Your Eyes Only (1981), Octopussy (1983) and A View to a Kill (1985). Roger Moore’s portrayal is considered the most well-mannered and elegant version of the infamous spy; his classic looks and upper-class accent turned Bond into an English country gentleman. Roger Moore died in 2017.

James Bond was portrayed by Roger Moore with a height of 6’1” (1.85 m).

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Roger Moore made his debut as the iconic spy James Bond in the 1972 film Live and Let Die. He appeared alongside Jane Seymour as Solitaire, one of the most famous Bond Girls of all time. Roger Moore’s portrayal is considered the most well-mannered and elegant version of the infamous spy.

James Bond was portrayed by Roger Moore with a height of 6’1” (1.85 m).

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Portrayal: 1973–85

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Roger Moore
First Appearance
Live and Let Die (1973)

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Vesper Lynd
Height comparison diagram of Vesper Lynd compared to other James Bond actors

Ian Fleming created the character of Vesper Lynd for his 1953 book, Casino Royale. She appears in the 2005 Bond film of the same name and is played by actress Eva Green. In the film, she works as a fictional HM Treasury liaison officer for MI5. She and Bond grow close during their investigation of criminal boss, Le Chiffre. They fall deeply in love and plan to leave the secret service in order to be together. However, she is revealed to be a double agent, working for Le Chiffre and embroiled in a criminal network. It is later revealed she has been blackmailed, and in order to save Bond, she commits herself to dying

Vesper Lynd is portrayed by Eva Green with a height of 5’8” (1.73 m).

Collection of elevation drawings of Vesper Lynd with overall height
Ian Fleming created the character of Vesper Lynd for his 1953 book, Casino Royale. She appears in the 2005 Bond film of the same name and is played by actress Eva Green. In the film, she works as a fictional HM Treasury liaison officer for MI5. She and Bond grow close during their investigation.

Vesper Lynd is portrayed by Eva Green with a height of 5’8” (1.73 m).

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Eva Green
First Appearance
Casino Royale (2006)

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Honey Ryder
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Honey Ryder is a fictional character in the James Bond universe. She first appeared in Ian Fleming’s 1958 novel Dr. No, and in the 1962 film of the same name. She is played by actress Ursula Andress, who is widely regarded as the first ever Bond Girl. Honey Ryder first appears to the audience in the now iconic film scene, emerging from the sea in a white bikini holding two seashells. She assists James Bond on his quest to investigate the disappearance of a fellow MI5 agent. Honey Ryder is regularly voted the most popular Bond girl of all time.

Honey Ryder is portrayed by Ursula Andress with a height of 5’5” (1.65 m).

Set of dimensioned drawings of Honey Ryder labeled with overall height
Honey Ryder is a fictional character in the James Bond universe. She first appeared in Ian Fleming’s 1958 novel Dr.No, and in the 1962 film of the same name. She is played by actress Ursula Andress, who is widely regarded as the first ever Bond Girl.

Honey Ryder is portrayed by Ursula Andress with a height of 5’5” (1.65 m).

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Ursula Andress
First Appearance
Dr. No (1962)

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